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Asad Ehtisham, MD, Neurology, Phoenix, AZ, Banner Thunderbird Medical Center

AsadEhtishamMDMBBS FAHA

Neurology Phoenix, AZ

Headache, Spinal Disorder, Vascular Neurology, Neurocritical Care

Medical Director: Stroke and Neuro-Critical Program, Phoenix AZ

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Education & Training

  • Emory University
    Emory UniversityFellowship, Advanced Neuro-Critical Care, 2004 - 2005
  • Emory University
    Emory UniversityFellowship, Vascular Neurology, 2003 - 2004
  • University of Kentucky College of Medicine
    University of Kentucky College of MedicineResidency, Neurology, 1999 - 2003
  • King Edward Medical University
    King Edward Medical UniversityClass of 1992

Certifications & Licensure

  • AZ State Medical License
    AZ State Medical License 2013 - 2022
  • MS State Medical License
    MS State Medical License 2011 - 2022
  • KS State Medical License
    KS State Medical License 2005 - 2022
  • GA State Medical License
    GA State Medical License 2003 - 2022
  • KY State Medical License
    KY State Medical License 2003 - 2022
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Neurology
  • American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Vascular Neurology
  • United Council for Neurological SubspecialitiesHeadache Medicine
  • United Council for Neurological SubspecialitiesNeurocritical Care

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • FAHA Fellow American Heart Association (Stroke council)
  • St. Luke Award 2007
  • 40 Under 40 2006

Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Feasibility of External Ventricular drain and Intracranial Pressure Monitor Placement by NeuroIntensivists.  
    A. Ehtisham, S Taylor, J Janzen:, Neurocritical Care (2009) 10:241-247, 2009
  • Case Report: Use of Intrathecal Nicardipine for Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage induced Cerebral Vasospasm.  
    Ehtisham A, Samuels OB;, Southern Medical Journal; vol 102, number 2, pages 150-153, 2/2009
  • S Taylor, A. Ehtisham, J Janzen: Levetiracetam is Associated with Improved Cognitive Outcome for Patients with Intracerebral Hemorrhage. DOI: 10.1007/s12028-010-9341-...  
    S Taylor, A. Ehtisham, J Janzen:, DOI: 10.1007/s12028-010-9341-6. Neurocrit Care.15(1): 80-4, 8/2011
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Abstracts/Posters

  • Feasibility of External Ventricular drain and Intracranial Pressure Monitor Placement by NeuroIntensivists.
    A. Ehtisham, S Taylor, J Janzen:, . 5th Annual Neurocritical care society Conference, Poster # 120; Las Vegas, NV. Neurocrit Care 2008 8:192, 11/3/2007
  • Use of Intrathecal t-PA in Intraventricular Hemorrhages of different subtypes. November 2
    A. Ehtisham, S Taylor, M Klein:, 5th Annual Neurocritical care society Conference; Poster # 36, Las Vegas, NV., 11/2/2007

Research History

  • Principal Investigator2005 - Present

Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Hospital Affiliations

Industry Relationships

  • CONSULTANT, GENENTECH