Neurosurgery and Brain Repair

Maxim Mokin

Maxim Mokin, MD PHD

Associate Professor, Department of Neurology

Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery

Vascular Neurology

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
Tampa FL 33606

Academic Email: mokin@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 259-0904

Education

  • PhD, Neuroscience, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine, 2007
  • MD, Medicine, Omsk State Medical Academy, 2002

Recent Publications

  • Levy EI, Mokin M. Stroke: Stroke thrombolysis and thrombectomy-not stronger together? Nature reviews. Neurology. 13(4) : 198-200, 2017. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28233841
  • Mokin M, Rojas H, Levy EI. Randomized trials of endovascular therapy for stroke--impact on stroke care. Nature Reviews. Neurology. 12(2) : 86-94, 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/26782336
  • Lin N Brouillard AM Krishna C Mokin M Natarajan SK Sonig A Snyder KV Levy EI Siddiqui AH. Use of Coils in Conjunction with the Pipeline Embolization Device for Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms. Neurosurgery. 76: 142-149, 2015.
  • Mokin M Kan P Sivakanthan S Veznedaroglu E Binning MJ Liebman KM Jethwa PR Turner RD IV Turk AS Natarajan SK Siddiqui AH Levy EI. Endovascular Therapy of Wake-up Strokes in the Modern Era of Stent Retriever Thrombectomy. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. , 2015.
  • Lin N Wong AK Lipinski LJ Mokin M Siddiqui AH. Reversible changes in diffusion- and perfusion-based imaging in cerebral venous sinus thrombosis. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. , 2015.
  • Mokin M Setlur Nagesh SV Ionita CN Mocco J Siddiqui AH. Stent Retriever Thrombectomy with the Cover Accessory Device versus Proximal Protection with a Balloon-Guide Catheter: In Vitro Stroke Model Comparison. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. , 2015.
  • Kan P Mokin M Puri AS Wakhloo AK. Successful treatment of a giant pediatric fusiform basilar trunk aneurysm with surpass flow diverter. J Neurointerv Surg. , 2015.
  • Natarajan SK Mokin M Sonig A Levy EI. Neuroimaging of headaches associated with vascular disorders. Curr Pain Headache Rep.. 19(6) : 16, 2015.
  • Sorkin GC Dumont TM Mokin M Eller JL Natarajan SK Levy EI Siddiqui AH. Hyperacute Carotid Stent Thrombosis During Emergent Revascularization Treated with Intraarterial Eptifibatide After Systemic Administration of Recombinant Tissue Plasminogen Activator. J Vasc Interv Neurol.. 8(3) : 50-5, 2015.
  • Fanous AA Natarajan SK Jowdy PK Dumont TM Mokin M Yu J Goldstein A Wach MM Budny JL Hopkins LN Snyder KV Siddiqui AH Levy EI. High-Risk Factors in Symptomatic Patients Undergoing Carotid Artery Stenting With Distal Protection: Buffalo Risk Assessment Scale (BRASS). Neurosurgery.. 77(4) : 531-43, 2015.
  • Rose DZ Guerrero WR Mokin MV Gooch CL Bozeman AC Pearson JM Burgin WS. Hemorrhagic Stroke Following Use of the Synthetic Marijuana "Spice". Neurology.. , 2015.
  • Mokin M Lopes DK Binning MJ Veznedaroglu E Liebman KM Arthur AS Doss VT Levy EI Siddiqui AH. Endovascular Treatment of Cerebral Venous Thrombosis: Contemporary Multicenter Experience. (Accepted for publication in) Interv Neuroradiol. 21(4) : 520-6, 2015.
  • Kan P Wakhloo AK Mokin M Puri A. Techniques in distal access of wide-necked giant intracranial aneurysms during treatment with flow diversion. Surg Neurol Int.. 6(7) : S284-8, 2015.
  • Mokin M, Morr S, Natarajan SK, Lin N, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Thrombus density predicts successful recanalization with Solitaire stent retriever thrombectomy in acute ischemic stroke. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24510378
  • Eller JL, Dumont TM, Sorkin GC, Mokin M, Levy EI, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH. The Pipeline embolization device for treatment of intracranial aneurysms. Expert Review of Medical Devices. 11(2) : 137-50, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24506298
  • Humphries W, Hoit D, Doss VT, Elijovich L, Frei D, Loy D, Dooley G, Turk AS, Chaudry I, Turner R, Mocco J, Morone P, Fiorella D, Siddiqui A, Mokin M, Arthur AS. Distal aspiration with retrievable stent assisted thrombectomy for the treatment of acute ischemic stroke. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24463439
  • Mokin M, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH. Direct carotid artery puncture access for endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke: technical aspects, advantages, and limitations. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24408927
  • Chowriappa A, Seo Y, Salunke S, Mokin M, Kan P, Scott P. 3-D vascular skeleton extraction and decomposition. IEEE journal of biomedical and health informatics. 18(1) : 139-47, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24403411
  • Eller JL, Dumont TM, Sorkin GC, Mokin M, Levy EI, Snyder KV, Nelson Hopkins L, Siddiqui AH. Endovascular advances for extracranial carotid stenosis. Neurosurgery. 74 Suppl 1: S92-101, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24402498
  • Sorkin GC, Dumont TM, Eller JL, Mokin M, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH, Hopkins LN. Cerebrovascular neurosurgery in evolution: the endovascular paradigm. Neurosurgery. 74 Suppl 1: S191-7, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24402487
  • Dumont TM, Eller JL, Mokin M, Sorkin GC, Levy EI. Advances in endovascular approaches to cerebral aneurysms. Neurosurgery. 74 Suppl 1: S17-31, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24402486
  • Mokin M, Khalessi AA, Mocco J, Lanzino G, Dumont TM, Hanel RA, Lopes DK, Fessler RD, Ringer AJ, Bendok BR, Veznedaroglu E, Siddiqui AH, Hopkins LN, Levy EI. Endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke: the end or just the beginning? Neurosurgical focus. 36(1) : E5, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24380482
  • Mokin M, Setlur Nagesh SV, Ionita CN, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Comparison of Modern Stroke Thrombectomy Approaches Using an In Vitro Cerebrovascular Occlusion Model. AJNR. American journal of neuroradiology. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25376809
  • Snyder KV, Mokin M, Bates VE. Neurologic applications of whole-brain volumetric multidetector computed tomography. Neurologic clinics. 32(1) : 237-51, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24287393
  • Mokin M, Dumont TM, Levy EI. Novel multimodality imaging techniques for diagnosis and evaluation of arteriovenous malformations. Neurologic clinics. 32(1) : 225-36, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24287392
  • Dumont TM, Mokin M, Sorkin GC, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Aspiration thrombectomy in concert with stent thrombectomy. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(4) : e26, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23868216
  • Mokin M, Masud MW, Dumont TM, Ahmad G, Kass-Hout T, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Outcomes in patients with acute ischemic stroke from proximal intracranial vessel occlusion and NIHSS score below 8. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(6) : 413-7, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23843443
  • Sorkin GC, Dumont TM, Wach MM, Eller JL, Mokin M, Natarajan SK, Baxter MS, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH. Carotid artery stenting outcomes: do they correlate with antiplatelet response assays? Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(5) : 373-8, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23794673
  • Wach MM, Dumont TM, Mokin M, Kass-Hout T, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Early carotid angioplasty and stenting may offer non-inferior treatment for symptomatic cases of carotid artery stenosis. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(4) : 276-80, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23709580
  • Dumont TM, Mokin M, Wach MM, Drummond PS, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI, Hopkins LN. Understanding risk factors for perioperative ischemic events with carotid stenting: is patient age over 80 years or is unfavorable arch anatomy to blame? Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(3) : 219-24, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23685755
  • Turk AS, Spiotta A, Frei D, Mocco J, Baxter B, Fiorella D, Siddiqui A, Mokin M, Dewan M, Woo H, Turner R, Hawk H, Miranpuri A, Chaudry I. Initial clinical experience with the ADAPT technique: a direct aspiration first pass technique for stroke thrombectomy. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(3) : 231-7, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23624315
  • Mokin M Khalessi AA Mocco J Lanzino G Dumont TM Hanel RA Lopes DK Fessler RD 2nd Ringer AJ Bendok BR Veznedaroglu E Siddiqui AH Hopkins LN Levy EI. Endovascular treatment of acute ischemic stroke: the end or just the beginning? Neurosurg Focus.. 36(1) : E5, 2014.
  • Turk AS, Frei D, Fiorella D, Mocco J, Baxter B, Siddiqui A, Spiotta A, Mokin M, Dewan M, Quarfordt S, Battenhouse H, Turner R, Chaudry I. ADAPT FAST study: a direct aspiration first pass technique for acute stroke thrombectomy. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 6(4) : 260-4, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24569575
  • Eller JL, Dumont TM, Mokin M, Sorkin GC, Levy EI, Snyder KV, Nelson Hopkins L, Siddiqui AH. Endovascular treatment of posterior circulation aneurysms. Neurological research. 36(4) : 339-43, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24617934
  • Mokin M, Levy EI, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH. Early Experience with Low Contrast Imaging (LCI) Technology during Neuroendovascular Interventional Procedures. Journal of neuroimaging : official journal of the American Society of Neuroimaging. 24(6) : 543-7, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24717096
  • Mokin M, Ionita CN, Setlur Nagesh SV, Rudin S, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Primary stentriever versus combined stentriever plus aspiration thrombectomy approaches: in vitro stroke model comparison. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24789594
  • Lin N, Brouillard AM, Mokin M, Natarajan SK, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Direct access to the middle meningeal artery for embolization of complex dural arteriovenous fistula: a hybrid treatment approach. BMJ case reports. 2014, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24903968
  • Lin N, Brouillard AM, Mokin M, Natarajan SK, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Direct access to the middle meningeal artery for embolization of complex dural arteriovenous fistula: a hybrid treatment approach. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24916414
  • Sorkin GC, Dumont TM, Eller JL, Mokin M, Hopkins LN, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Instent restenosis after carotid stenting: treatment using an off-label cardiac scoring balloon. Journal of vascular and interventional neurology. 7(1) : 29-34, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24920986
  • Mokin M, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Hopkins LN, Levy EI. Endovascular management and treatment of acute ischemic stroke. Neurosurgery clinics of North America. 25(3) : 583-92, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24994092
  • Shakir HJ, Garson AD, Sorkin GC, Mokin M, Eller JL, Dumont TM, Popat SR, Leonardo J, Siddiqui AH. Combined use of covered stent and flow diversion to seal iatrogenic carotid injury with vessel preservation during transsphenoidal endoscopic resection of clival tumor. Surgical neurology international. 5: 81, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25024881
  • Mokin M, Morr S, Fanous AA, Shallwani H, Natarajan SK, Levy EI, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH. Correlation between cerebral blood volume values and outcomes in endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25147229
  • Lin N, Brouillard AM, Krishna C, Mokin M, Natarajan SK, Sonig A, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Use of Coils in Conjunction With the Pipeline Embolization Device for Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms. Neurosurgery. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25255261
  • Ionita CN, Mokin M, Varble N, Bednarek DR, Xiang J, Snyder KV, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI, Meng H, Rudin S. Challenges and limitations of patient-specific vascular phantom fabrication using 3D Polyjet printing. Proceedings - Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers. 9038: 90380M, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25300886
  • Mokin M, Dumont TM, Chi JM, Mangan CJ, Kass-Hout T, Sorkin GC, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Proximal versus distal protection during carotid artery stenting: analysis of the two treatment approaches and associated clinical outcomes. World neurosurgery. 81(3) : 543-8, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24355517
  • Kass-Hout T, Kass-Hout O, Mokin M, Thesier DM, Yashar P, Orion D, Jahshan S, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Snyder KV, Levy EI. Is bridging with intravenous thrombolysis of any benefit in endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke? World neurosurgery. 82(3) : e453-8, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23376392
  • Mokin M, Kass-Hout T, Kass-Hout O, Radovic V, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI, Snyder KV. Intravenous heparin for the treatment of intraluminal thrombus in patients with acute ischemic stroke: a case series. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 5(2) : 144-50, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22345142
  • Mokin M, Kan P, Abla AA, Kass-Hout T, Snyder KV, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Intravascular ultrasound in the evaluation and management of cerebral venous disease. World neurosurgery. 80(5) : 655.e7-13, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22484769
  • Chowriappa A, Kesavadas T, Mokin M, Kan P, Salunke S, Natarajan SK, Scott PD. Vascular decomposition using weighted approximate convex decomposition. International journal of computer assisted radiology and surgery. 8(2) : 207-19, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22696198
  • Dumont TM, Eller JL, Mokin M, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Transfemoral endovascular treatment of atherosclerotic stenotic lesions of the left common carotid artery ostium: case series and review of the literature. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 5(6) : 539-42, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23125427
  • Abla AA, Jahshan S, Kan P, Mokin M, Dumont TM, Eller JL, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Results of endovascular treatment of middle cerebral artery aneurysms after first giving consideration to clipping. Acta neurochirurgica. 155(4) : 559-68, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23358930
  • Mokin M, Dumont TM, Veznedaroglu E, Binning MJ, Liebman KM, Fessler RD, To CY, Turner RD, Turk AS, Chaudry MI, Arthur AS, Fox BD, Hanel RA, Tawk RG, Kan P, Gaughen JR, Lanzino G, Lopes DK, Chen M, Moftakhar R, Billingsley JT, Ringer AJ, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Solitaire FR Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Retrospective Multicenter Analysis of Early Postmarket Experience after FDA Approval. Neurosurgery. , 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23442517
  • Sorkin GC, Jaleel N, Mokin M, Dumont TM, Eller JL, Siddiqui AH. Ruptured mycotic cerebral aneurysm development from pseudoocclusion due to septic embolism. Surgical neurology international. 4: 144, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24340226
  • Chowriappa A, Salunke S, Mokin M, Kan P, Scott PD. 3D Vascular Decomposition and Classification for Computer-Aided Detection. IEEE transactions on bio-medical engineering. 60(12) : 3514-23, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23864148
  • Dumont TM, Eller JL, Sorkin GC, Mokin M, Lo TP, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Aneurysm treatment with flow diversion: two live cases from the Gates Vascular Institute. Neurosurgery. 60 Suppl 1: 48-56, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23839352
  • Dumont TM, Wach MM, Mokin M, Sorkin GC, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Perioperative complications after carotid artery stenting: a contemporary experience from the university at buffalo neuroendovascular surgery team. Neurosurgery. 73(4) : 689-93; discussion 693-4, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23842555
  • Fargen KM, Mocco J, Neal D, Dewan MC, Reavey-Cantwell J, Woo HH, Fiorella DJ, Mokin M, Siddiqui AH, Turk AS, Turner RD, Chaudry I, Kalani MY, Albuquerque F, Hoh BL. A multicenter study of stent-assisted coiling of cerebral aneurysms with a Y configuration. Neurosurgery. 73(3) : 466-72, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23756744
  • Mazighi M, Chaudhry SA, Ribo M, Khatri P, Skoloudik D, Mokin M, Labreuche J, Meseguer E, Yeatts SD, Siddiqui AH, Broderick J, Molina CA, Qureshi AI, Amarenco P. Impact of onset-to-reperfusion time on stroke mortality: a collaborative pooled analysis. Circulation. 127(19) : 1980-5, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23671178
  • Kan P, Mokin M, Abla AA, Eller JL, Dumont TM, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Utility of intravascular ultrasound in intracranial and extracranial neurointerventions: experience at University at Buffalo Neurosurgery-Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital. Neurosurgical focus. 32(1) : E6, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22208899
  • Mokin M, Kass-Hout T, Kass-Hout O, Dumont TM, Kan P, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Intravenous thrombolysis and endovascular therapy for acute ischemic stroke with internal carotid artery occlusion: a systematic review of clinical outcomes. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation. 43(9) : 2362-8, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22811456
  • Mokin M, Kass-Hout T, Kass-Hout O, Zivadinov R, Mehta B. Blood pressure management and evolution of thrombolysis-associated intracerebral hemorrhage in acute ischemic stroke. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association. 21(8) : 852-9, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21703878
  • Mokin M, Kan P, Kass-Hout T, Abla AA, Dumont TM, Snyder KV, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH, Levy EI. Intracerebral hemorrhage secondary to intravenous and endovascular intraarterial revascularization therapies in acute ischemic stroke: an update on risk factors, predictors, and management. Neurosurgical focus. 32(4) : E2, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22463112
  • Mokin M, Darkhabani Z, Binning MJ, Levy EI, Siddiqui AH. Small unruptured partially thrombosed aneurysms and stroke: report of three cases and review of the literature. Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 4(3) : e6, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21990496
  • Ogilvy CS, Tawk RG, Mokin M, Yang X, Levy EI, Hopkins LN, Siddiqui AH. Stent-assisted coiling treatment of pediatric traumatic pseudoaneurysm resulting from tumor surgery. Pediatric neurosurgery. 47(6) : 442-8, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22777182
  • Kass-Hout T, Kass-Hout O, Darkhabani MZ, Mokin M, Mehta B, Radovic V. "Chasing the dragon"--heroin-associated spongiform leukoencephalopathy. Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology. 7(3) : 240-2, 2011. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21336801