Last Updated :2020/07/01

Affiliations, Positions
Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences(Medicine), Assistant Professor
Neurological Surgeon, specialized in skull base tumors, spine surgery, neurovascular surgery, and Neurological regenerative medicine

Basic Information

Academic Degrees

  • Hiroshima University

Research Fields

  • Medicine,dentistry, and pharmacy;Clinical surgery;Neurosurgery

Research Keywords

  • Neurosurgery, Neurological Surgeon, Brain tumor, Neurovascular disease, Spine, Neurological Regenerative Medicine

Educational Activity

Course in Charge

  1. 2020, Undergraduate Education, Intensive, Symptomatology, Diagnosis and Treatment

Research Activities

Academic Papers

  1. Japanese Surveillance of Neuroendovascular Therapy in JR-NET - Part II. Japanese Registry of NeuroEndovascular Treatment 3. Main Report, NEUROLOGIA MEDICO-CHIRURGICA, 59(3), 106-115, 201903
  2. Cauda Equina Occupation Ratio as a New Imaging Parameter for the Evaluation of Spinal Dural Arteriovenous Fistulae, WORLD NEUROSURGERY, 130, E1020-E1027, 201910
  3. Localized controlled fibrin glue application with gelatin sponge for hemostasis and dural defect repair: Technical note., Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery, 18, 100476, 2019
  4. Asymptomatic spinal dural arteriovenous fistula: case series and systematic review, J Neurosurg Spine, 1-9, 20190719
  5. Ruptured dissecting aneurysms of the A1 segment of the anterior cerebral artery: three case reports and a review of the literature, Neurosurgical review, 41(2), 409-414, 2017,03,11
  6. Usefulness of Preoperative Simulation in Skull Base Approach: A Case Report, JOURNAL OF NEUROLOGICAL SURGERY PART B-SKULL BASE, 79, S378-S382, OCT 2018
  7. Factors Related to Frailty Associated with Clinical Deterioration After Meningioma Surgery in the Elderly, WORLD NEUROSURGERY, 119, E167-E173, 201811
  8. Isolated Tuberculoma Mimicking Foramen Magnum Meningioma in the Absence of Primary Tuberculosis: A Case Report, NEUROSPINE, 15(3), 277-282, 201809
  9. Rat Cranial Bone-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cell Transplantation Promotes Functional Recovery in Ischemic Stroke Model Rats, STEM CELLS AND DEVELOPMENT, 27(15), 1053-1061, 201808
  10. Multivariate risk factor analysis and literature review of postoperative deterioration in Karnofsky Performance Scale score in elderly patients with skull base meningioma, NEUROSURGICAL FOCUS, 44(4), 201804
  11. Epidemiology and Overview of the Clinical Spectrum of Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy, NEUROSURGERY CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, 29(1), 1-+, 201801
  12. Concurrent Schwannoma and Meningioma Arising in the Same Spinal Level: A Report of Two Cases, NMC Case Rep J, 5(4), 105-109, 2018/10/18
  13. Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring for Degenerative Cervical Myelopathy, NEUROSURGERY CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA, 29(1), 159-+, 2017,11,28
  14. The Position and Role of Four-Dimensional Computed Tomography Angiography in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Spinal Arteriovenous Fistulas, WORLD NEUROSURGERY, 103, 611-619, 201707
  15. Pure Intra-optic Canal Schwannoma: Report of Two Cases, Asian J Neurosurg, 12(4), 797-800, 2017,11,09

Invited Lecture, Oral Presentation, Poster Presentation

  1. Histological and clinical consideration of the refluxed medullary veins in thoracolumbar spinal dural arteriovenous fistulas, Takafumi Mitsuhara, Hitoshi Yamahata, Kiyoharu Shimizu, Masaaki Takeda, Kaoru Kurisu, and Satoshi Yamaguchi, The 10th ASIA SPINE, 2019/09/21, Without Invitation, Seoul, Korea
  2. THE NEUROPROTECTIVE AND NEUROREGENERATIVE POTENTIAL OF HUMAN CRANIAL BONE MARROW-DERIVED MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS, Takafumi Mitsuhara, Takeshi Imura, Takashi Ohtsuka, Junpei Ohshita, Masaru Abiko, Kaori Iwamoto, Takahito Okazaki, Yumi Kawahara, Louis Yuge, Kaoru Kurisu, ISSCR 2018, 2018/06/21, Without Invitation, International society for stem cell research, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre, Australia