Yin C. Hu, MD

Clinical Associate Professor
Department of Neurological Surgery
School of Medicine

Research Information

Research Interests

Neuroendovascular Surgery, Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Neurosurgery

External Appointments

Division Chief, Neurological Surgery
University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center


Peer-Reviewed Articles/Abstracts

Hu YC, Labagnara M, Wang A, Stiefel MF. Failed Endovascular Treatment of a Traumatic Pseudoaneurysm of the Internal Carotid Artery in a Pediatric Patient: Case Report and Technical Considerations. Childs Nerv Syst., Submitted.

Marini CP, Stoller C, Shah S, Policastro A, Lombarda G, Asensio JA, Hu YC, Stiefel MF. The Impact Of Early Flow And Brain Oxygen Crisis On The Outcome Of Patients With Severe Traumatic Brain Injury. The American Journal of Surgery, 2014 Dec;208(6):1071–1077.

Stiefel MF, Marini C, Stoller C, Eiden NR, Wang A, Amin A, Hu YC. Efficacy Of Continuous Multimodality Monitoring on Preventing Cerebral Metabolic Crisis. Neurosurgery. 2014 Aug;61 Suppl 1:211.

Hu YC, Chugh C, Gillick JC, Jeevan, DS, Marks S, Stiefel MF. Modern Endovascular Treatment of Occlusive Pediatric Acute Ischemic Strokes: Case Series and Review of the Literature, Childs Nerv Syst., 2014 May;30(5):937-43.

Hu YC, Chugh C, Mehta H, Stiefel MF. Early Angiographic Occlusion of Ruptured Blister Aneurysms Treated with Pipeline Embolization Device as a Primary Option, J Neurointerv Surg. 2014 Dec;6(10):740-3.

Kalani Y, Zabramski J, Hu Y, Spetzler RF. Extracranial-intracranial bypass and vessel occlusion for the treatment of unclippable giant middle cerebral artery aneurysms. Neurosurgery, 2013 Mar; 72(3):428-436.

Dashti SR, Hu YC, Yao T, Fiorella D, Mitha AP, Albuquerque FC, McDougall CG. Mechanical Thrombectomy as First-Line Treatment for Venous Sinus Thrombosis: Technical Considerations and Preliminary Results Using the AngioJet Device. J NeuroIntervent Surg, 2013;(5):49-53.

Albuquerque FC, Hu YC, Dashti SR, Abla AA, Clarke J, Alkire B, Theodore N, McDougall CG. Craniocervical Arterial Dissections as Sequelae of Chiropractic Manipulation: Patterns of Injury and Management. J Neurosurg, 2011; 115(6):1197-1205.

Albuquerque FC, Dashti SR, Hu YC, Newman CB, Rekate H, Teleb Mohamed, McDougall CG. Intracranial Venous Sinus Stenting for Benign Intracranial Hypertension: Clinical Indications, Technique, and Preliminary Results. J NeuroIntervent Surg, 2011; 75(5):648-52.

Hu YC, Newman CB, Dashti SR, Albuquerque FC, McDougall CG. Cranial Dural Arteriovenous Fistula: Transarterial Onyx Embolization Experience and Technical Nuances. J NeuroIntervent Surg, 2011; (3):5-13.

Albuquerque FC, Gonzalez LF, Hu YC, Newman CB, McDougall CG. Transcirculation Endovascular Treatment of Complex Cerebral Aneurysms: Technical Considerations and Preliminary Results. Neurosurgery, 2011 Mar; 68(3):820-830.


Doctor of Medicine
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Sciences, Chicago Medical School

Residencies, Internships and Fellowships

Cerebrovascular/Skull Base Neurosurgery Fellowship
Barrow Neurological Institute
Endovascular Neurosurgical Fellow
Barrow Neurological Institute
Resident, Neurological Surgery
University Hospitals Case Medical Center
Intern, General Surgery
University Hospitals Case Medical Center