Saul Wilson, MD

Portrait
Assistant Professor of Neurosurgery

Contact Information

Office: 1828 JPP
200 Hawkins Dr
Iowa City, IA 52242
319-356-2774

Education

BS, Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
MD, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center

Resident, Neurosurgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
Fellow, Endovascular Neurosurgery/Interventional Neuroradiology, Semmes-Murphy Neurologic and Spine Institute
Fellow, Pediatric Neurosurgery, James Whitcomb Riley Hospital for Children

Publications

Nagel, S. J., Wilson, S., Johnson, M. D., Machado, A., Frizon, L., Chardon, M. K., Reddy, C. G., Gillies, G. T. & Howard 3rd, M. A. (2017). Spinal Cord Stimulation for Spasticity: Historical Approaches, Current Status, and Future Directions. Neuromodulation, 20(4), 307-21. PMID: 28370802.

Wilson, S., Abode-Iyamah, K. O., Miller, J. W., Reddy, C. G., Safayi, S., Fredericks, D. C., Jeffersy, N. D., DeVries-Watson, N. A., Shivapour, S. K., Viljoen, S., Dalm, B. D., Gibson-Corley, K. N., Johnson, M. D., Gillies, G. T. & Howard 3rd, M. A. (2017). An ovine model of spinal cord injury. J Spinal Cord Med, 40(3), 346-60. PMID: 27759502.

Nakagawa, D., Nagahama, Y., Policeni, B. A., Raghavan, M. L., Dillard, S. I., Schumacher, A. L., Sarathy, S., Dlouhy, B. J., Wilson, S., Allan, L., Henry, W. H., Huston III, J., Cloft, H. J., Wintermark, M., Torner, J. C., Brown, R. D. & Hasan, D. M. (In Press). Accuracy of Detecting Enlargement of Aneurysms Using Different MRI Imaging Modalities and Measurement Protocols. J Neurosurg.

Safayi, S., Miller, J. W., Wilson, S., Shivapour, S. K., Oelfke, T. F., Ford, A. L., Klarmann Staudt, A., Abode-Iyamah, K., Reddy, C. G., Jeffery, N. D., Fredericks, D. C., Gillies, G. T. & Howard III, M. A. (2016). Treadmill measures of ambulation rates in ovine models of spinal cord injury and neuropathic pain. J Med Eng Technol, 40(3), 72-9. PMID: 26785329.

Park, B., Abode-Iyamah, K., Lee, S. L., Kirby, P., El-Khoury, G. & Wilson, S. (2015). Fibro-osseous lesion of the cranium in an adolescent patient. Surg Neurol Int, 6(12). PMID: 25657865.

Safayi, S., Jeffery, N. D., Shivapour, S. K., Zamanighomi, M., Zylstra, T. J., Bratsch-Prince, J., Wilson, S., Reddy, C. G., Fredericks, D. C., Gillies, G. T. & Howard 3rd, M. A. (2015). Kinematic analysis of the gait of adult sheep during treadmill locomotion: Parameter values, allowable total error, and potential for use in evaluating spinal cord injury. J Neurol Sci, 358(1-2), 107-12. PMID: 26341152.

Nyarenchi, O. M., Scherer, A., Wilson, S. & Fulkerson, D. H. (2014). Cloacal Exstrophy with extensive Chiari II malformation: Case report and review of literature. Childs Nerv Syst, 30(2), 337-43. PMID: 23760474.

Viljoen, S., Smittkamp, C. A., Dalm, B. D., Wilson, S., Reddy, C. G., Gillies, G. T. & Howard, M. A. (2014). MR-Based Measurement of Spinal Cord Motion During Flexion of the Spine: Implications for Intradural Spinal Cord Stimulator Systems. J Med Eng Technol, 38(1), 1-4. PMID: 24144117.

Grosland, N. M., Gillies, G. T., Shurig, R., Stoner, K., Viljoen, S., Dalm, B. D., Oya, H., Fredericks, D. C., Gibson-Corley, K., Reddy, C., Wilson, S. & Howard III, M. A. (2014). Finite-Element Study of the Performance Characteristics of an Intradural Spinal Cord Stimulator. J Med Dev, 8(4), 041012. DOI: 10.1115/1.4028421.

Flouty, O., Abode-Iyamah, K., Ahmed, R., Wilson, S. & Menezes, A. H. (2014). Junctional susceptibility of the pediatric spine: a case report. Childs Nerv Syst, 31(5), 797-800. PMID: 25260546.

Safayi, S., Jeffery, N. D., Fredericks, D. C., Viljoen, S., Dalm, B. D., Reddy, C. G., Wilson, S., Gillies, G. T. & Howard 3rd, M. A. (2014). Biomechanical performance of an ovine model of intradural spinal cord stimulation. J Med Eng Technol, 38(5), 269-73. PMID: 24841845.

Oliynyk, M. S., Gillies, G. T., Oya, H., Wilson, S., Reddy, C. G. & Howard, M. A. (2013). Dynamic loading characteristics of an intradural spinal cord. (Vols. 113). pp. 026103. Journal of Applied Physics.

Viljoen, S., Smittkamp, C. A., Dalm, B. D., Wilson, S., Reddy, C. G., Gillies, G. T. & Howard III, M. A. (2013). MR-based measurement of spinal cord motion during flexion of the spine: implications for intradural spinal cord stimulator systems. Proceedings of the ASNR 51st Annual MeetingPaper No. O-524, 290-1.

Viljoen, S., Dalm, B. D., Reddy, C. G., Wilson, S., Smittkamp, C., Gillies, G. T. & Howard, M. A. (2013). Optimization of intradural spinal cord stimulator designs via analysis of thoracic spine imaging data. J Med Biol Eng, 33(2), 193-8. DOI: 10.5405/jmbe.1317.

Oliynyk, M. S., Gillies, G. T., Oya, H., Wilson, S., Reddy, C. G. & Howard III, M. A. (2013). Dynamic loading characteristics of an intradural spinal cord stimulator. J Appl Phys, 113, 026103. DOI: 10.1063/1.4775835.

Flouty, O., Oya, H., Kawasaki, H., Wilson, S., Reddy, C. G., Jeffery, N. D., Brennan, T. J., Gibson-Corley, K. N., Utz, M., Gillies, G. T. & Howard, M. A. (2012). A new device concept for directly modulating spinal cord pathways: initial in vivo experimental results. Physiol Meas, 33(12), 2003-15. PMID: 23151433.

Wilson, S., Howard, M. A., Rossen, J. D., Brennan, T. J., Dalm, B. D., Dahdaleh, N. S., Utz, M. & Gilles, G. T. (2012). Pulsatile spinal cord surrogate for intradural neuromodulation studies. J Med Eng Technol, 36(1), 22-5. PMID: 22188575.

Edwards, J. R., Kulwin, C. G., Martin, S. E., Wilson, S., Ho, C. Y. & Fulkerson, D. H. (2012). Temporal and optic pathway pilomyxoid astrocytoma mimicking dural based lesion: case report and review of literature. Pediatr Neurosug, 48(4), 253-7. PMID: 23548417.

Oya, H., Reddy, C., Dahdaleh, N. S., Wilson, S., Howard, M. A., Jeffery, N. D., Utz, M. & Gilles, G. T. (2012). Applier tool for intradural spinal cord implants. J Med Eng Technol., 36(3), 169-73. PMID: 22339111.

Wakisaka, Y., Miller, J. D., Chu, Y., Baumbach, G. L., Wilson, S., Faraci, F. M., Sigmund, C. D. & Heistad, D. D. (2008). Oxidative stress through activation of NAD(P)H oxidase in hypertensive mice with spontaneous intracranial hemorrhage. J Cereb Blood Flow Metab, 28(6), 1175-85. PMID: 18301433.

Hitchon, P. W., Wilson, S. (2007). Chapter 37. Unilateral Discectomy Through a Midline Incision.