Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, MD

Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, MD

Neurosurgery Baltimore, MD

Professor of Neurological Surgery, Professor of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Director, Brain Tumor Surgery Program, Director, Pituitary Surgery Program, Director, Neurosurgery Brain Tumor Stem Cell Laboratory


Office Address

  • 301 Mason Lord Drive
    Suite 2100
    Baltimore, MD 21224
    Phone: (410) 550-3367
    Fax: (410) 550-0748

Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, MD

Neurosurgery Baltimore, MD

Professor of Neurological Surgery, Professor of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; Director, Brain Tumor Surgery Program, Director, Pituitary Surgery Program, Director, Neurosurgery Brain Tumor Stem Cell Laboratory

Clinical Specialties & Interests

  • Neurosurgery: General Neurosurgery
  • Clinical Interests: Operative Surgical Procedures; Oligodendroglioma; Meningioma; Pituitary Neoplasms; Astrocytoma; Glioma

Education & Training

  • UCSFUCSF
  • Harvard Medical SchoolHarvard Medical School
  • University of California, Berkeley
  • San Joaquin Delta Community College
  • Escuela Normal Urbana Federal Fronteriza

Certifications & Licensure

  • MD State Medical LicenseMD State Medical License2005 - 2015

      Awards, Honors, & Recognition

      • Highly Commended Certificate in Oncology category for the book: "Controversies in Neuro-Oncology: Best Evidence Medicine for Brain Tumor Surgery"The British Medical Association, 2014
      • Recipient of Voices Against Brain Cancer Neurosurgeon of the Year award2014
      • AwardMaryland Sister States, 2014

      Clinical Trials

      Publications & Presentations

      PubMed

      Journal Articles

      • Glucose-6-phosphatase is a Key Metabolic Regulator of Glioblastoma Invasion  Abbadi S, Rodarte JJ, Abutaleb A, Lavell E, Smith CL, Ruff W, Schiller J, Olivi A, Levchenko A, Guerrero-Cazares H, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Mol Cancer Res., 7/7/2014
      • Response  Cheng JS, Ivan ME, Stapleton CJ, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Gupta N, Auguste KI, J Neurosurg Pediatr, 6/1/2014
      • Long-term hydrocephalus alters the cytoarchitecture of the adult subventricular zone  Campos-Ordoñez T, Herranz-Pérez V, Chaichana KL, Rincon-Torroella J, Rigamonti D, García-Verdugo JM, Quiñones-Hinojosa A*, Gonzalez-Perez O* (*Senior corresponding aut..., Exp Neurol., 5/21/2014

      Books/Book Chapters

      • Regulation of Subventricular Zone-Derived Cells Migration in the Adult Brain  
        Capilla-Gonzalez V, Lavell E, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Guerrero-Cazares H
        Editors: Ehtesham M.Springer, New York, NY
        2014
      • Comprehensive Multimedia Atlas of Neurosurgery: Nuances of Technique and Complication Avoidance Chapter: Surgical Resection of Deep Intra-Axial Lesions (i.e. Thalamic Low Grade Gliomas). 
        Quinones-Hinojosa A, Raza S
        Editors: Quinones-Hinojosa A.Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA
        2013
      • Comprehensive Multimedia Atlas of Neurosurgery: Nuances of Technique and Complication Avoidance Chapter: Surgical Resection of Falco-Tentorial Meningiomas. 
        Quinones-Hinojosa A, Chaichana K, McDermott M
        Editors: Quinones-Hinojosa A.Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA
        2013

      Abstracts/Posters

      • YAP, a critical and novel regulator of migration and invasion, predicts poor outcome in glioblastoma. Quinones-Hinojosa A, Park J. Shah S., Oral presentation. 20th International Conference on Brain Tumor Research and Therapy (ICBRT), Lake Tahoe, CA, 7/22/2014
      • High resolution optical guidance of glioma margin identification – optimizing extent of resection. Kut C., Raza S., Liang W.X., Abutaleb A., Xi J.F., Mavadia J., Ye X.B., Guerrero-Cazares H., McVeigh E., Li X.D., Quinones-Hinojosa A, Presentation at 2012 SNO Annual Meeting, 1/1/2012
      • A lifelong smoker with hypopituitarism: rethinking the hypothesis of a tumor in the hypophysis. Mathioudakis N, Quinones-Hinojosa A, Salvatori R, Basaria S, Case Report Med, 1/1/2012

      Lectures

      • “Quantitative Optical Property Tomography for Intra-operative Guidance of Glioma Surgery” 3/1/2014
      • “Engines of Brain Cancer Migration” 11/1/2013
      • Mission trip to provide surgery for the underprivileged University of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico - 7/11/2013

      Other

      Grant Support

      • Role Of NKCC1 On Brain Tumor Stem Cell Migration After EGF And Slit-2 StimulationNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
        2010 - 2012
      • Migration Of Human Neural Stem Cells In Vitro And In VivoNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
        2006 - 2010
      • Neurogenesis In The Human BrainNational Institute Of Neurological Disorders And Stroke
        2003 - 2003

      Professional Memberships

      Other Languages

      • Spanish

      Hospital Affiliations

      Insurance Accepted

      • Aetna Choice POS II
      • BCBS Blue Card PPO
      • BCBS Illinois PPO
      • Blue Shield California PPO
      • CareFirst BCBS Maryland POS
      • CareFirst BlueChoice Advantage
      • CareFirst BlueChoice Network POS
      • CareFirst BluePreferred PPO
      • CIGNA HMO
      • CIGNA Open Access
      • CIGNA PPO
      • Cofinity PPO
      • First Health PPO
      • Great West PPO
      • Health Net California Large Group PPO
      • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
      • Multiplan PHCS PPO
      • Multiplan PPO
      • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
      • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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