Radiology Personnel

Basavaraj Ghodke, M.D.



Dr. Ghodke is director of Interventional Neuroradiology and a UW professor of radiology and neurological surgery. In addition to neuroradiology, he is an expert in cerebral and spinal interventional procedures and treatment of craniofacial vascular anomalies.

Dr.Ghodke conducts research on treatment of various disease processes including brain aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs) stroke, vascular anomalies, spinal vascular malformations, spinal fractures, etc.

He is a senior member of the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery. He is a proctor for various newer technologies used in the treatment of brain aneurysms and AVMs.

Dr.Ghodke is a highly experienced endovascular surgeon with expertise in minimally invasive approaches to neurological disorders, having done these for 20 years. His training includes residency and fellowship training in India and the United States and specialized training in Paris, France.

Recent Publications

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Endovascular strategies for stroke management after subacute in-stent thrombosis
Saal-Zapata G., Durand W., Ghodke B.V., Walker M.
Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 2020 Nov:18-20

Surgical Versus Endovascular Management of Ruptured and Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms: Emergent Issues and Future Directions
Abecassis I., Zeeshan Q., Ghodke B., Levitt M., Ellenbogen R., Sekhar L.
World Neurosurgery. 2020 Apr:17-27

Republished: Successful treatment of direct carotid-cavernous fistula in a patient with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type IV without arterial puncture: The transvenous triple-overlay embolization (TAILOREd) technique
Huynh T.J., Morton R.P., Levitt M.R., Ghodke B.V., Wink O., Hallam D.K.
Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. 2020 Jan

Three strikes? Failed vascular access in mechanical thrombectomy
Walker M., Levitt M.R., Ghodke B.V.
Clinical Case Reports. 2020 Jan

Brain Bypass Surgery for Complex Middle Cerebral Artery Aneurysms: Evolving Techniques, Results, and Lessons Learned
Natarajan S., Zeeshan Q., Ghodke B., Sekhar L.
World Neurosurgery. 2019 Oct:e272-e293

Long-Term Outcomes of Endovascular Treatment of Indirect Carotid Cavernous Fistulae: Superior Efficacy, Safety, and Durability of Transvenous Coiling Over Other Techniques
Alexander M., Halbach V., Hallam D., Cooke D., Ghodke B., Dowd C., Amans M., Hetts S., Higashida R., Meyers P.
Neurosurgery. 2019 Jul:E94-E100

Microsurgical Clipping of a Ruptured Basilar Apex Aneurysm: 3-Dimensional Operative Video
Cheng C., Qazi Z., Hallam D., Ghodke B., Sekhar L.
Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.). 2019 Jun:E176-E177

Predictors of Recurrence, Progression, and Retreatment in Basilar Tip Aneurysms: A Location-Controlled Analysis
Abecassis I., Sen R., Barber J., Shetty R., Kelly C., Ghodke B., Hallam D., Levitt M., Kim L., Sekhar L.
Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.). 2019 Apr:435-444

Microsurgical Excision of T12-L1 Pial Arteriovenous Malformation: 3-Dimensional Operative Video
Zeeshan Q., Cheng C., Ghodke B., Sekhar L.
Operative neurosurgery (Hagerstown, Md.). 2019 Mar:E85

Clinical outcomes and cost-effectiveness analysis for the treatment of basilar tip aneurysms
Abecassis I., Sen R., Kelly C., Levy S., Barber J., Ghodke B., Levitt M., Kim L., Sekhar L.
Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. 2019 Jan