Mark Oppenlander, M.D. Publications

2021

Commentary: Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion With Double Cages: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Koduri S, Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2022 Feb 1;22(2):e108-e109.
doi: 10.1227/ONS.0000000000000065

Pre- and intraoperative thoracic spine localization techniques: a systematic review.

Strong MJ, Santarosa J, Sullivan TP, Kazemi N, Joseph JR, Kashlan ON, Oppenlander ME, Szerlip NJ, Park P, Elswick CM.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2021 Nov 19:1-8.
doi: 10.3171/2021.8.SPINE21480

Commentary: Minimally Invasive Posterior Cervical Discectomy: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Yee TJ, Saadeh YS, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Oct 11:opab362.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab362

Commentary: Oblique Lumbar Interbody Fusion From L2 to S1: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Muhlestein WE, Yee TJ, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Oct 8:opab361.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab361

Commentary: Two-Level Minimally Invasive Lumbar Laminectomy and Foraminotomy: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Yee TJ, Strong MJ, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Aug 16;21(3):E238-E239.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab200

Navigation and Robotic-Assisted Single-Position Prone Lateral: Technique, Feasibility, Safety, and Case Series.

North RY, Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Kashlan ON, Oppenlander ME, Park P.
World Neurosurg. 2021 May 28:S1878-8750(21)00792-0.
doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2021.05.097

Sport-Related Structural Brain Injury and Return to Play: Systematic Review and Expert Insight.

Zuckerman SL, Yengo-Kahn AM, Tang AR, Bailes JE, Beauchamp K, Berger MS, Bonfield CM, Camarata PJ, Cantu RC, Davis GA, Ellenbogen RG, Ellis MJ, Feuer H, Guazzo E, Harris OA, Heppner P, Honeybul S, Manley G, Maroon JC, Miele VJ, Nahed BV, Okonkwo DO, Oppenlander ME, Petty J, Sabin HI, Samadani U, Sherburn EW, Sheridan M, Tator CH, Theodore N, Timmons SD, Woodworth GF, Solomon GS, Sills AK.
Neurosurgery. 2021 Mar 8:nyab041.
doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyab041

Lumbar Laminoplasty for Resection of Myxopapillary Ependymoma of the Conus Medullaris: 2-Dimensional Operative Video. 

Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, North R, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Feb 27:opab038.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab038

Cervical 1-2 Posterior Instrumented Fusion Utilizing Computer-Assisted Navigation With Harvest of Rib Strut Autograft: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Yee TJ, Strong MJ, Willsey MS, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Feb 11:opab029.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab029

Commentary: Single Position Surgery: Prone Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Yee TJ, Strong MJ, North RY, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Feb 8:opab026.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opab026

Survival, fusion, and hardware failure after surgery for spinal metastatic disease. 

Yee TJ, Saadeh YS, Strong MJ, Ward AL, Elswick CM, Srinivasan S, Park P, Oppenlander ME, Spratt DE, Jackson WC, Szerlip NJ.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2021 Jan 29:1-8. 
doi: 10.3171/2020.8.SPINE201166

Commentary: Single- Versus Dual-Attending-Surgeon Approach for Spine Deformity: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. 

Strong MJ, Yee TJ, North RY, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2021 Jan 15:opaa466. 
doi: 10.1093/ons/opaa466

2020

Impact of Michigan's new opioid prescribing laws on spine surgery patients: analysis of the Michigan Spine Surgery Improvement Collaborative. 

Park P, Chang V, Yeh HH, Schwalb JM, Nerenz DR, Schultz LR, Abdulhak MM, Easton R, Perez-Cruet M, Kashlan ON, Oppenlander ME, Szerlip NJ, Swong KN, Aleem IS.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2020 Dec 11:1-6. 
doi: 10.3171/2020.7.SPINE20729

Commentary: Decompression of a Dorsal Arachnoid Web of the Spine: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Strong MJ, North RY, Yee TJ, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2020 Dec 8:opaa359.
doi: 10.1093/ons/opaa359

Commentary: Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (ALIF): Technique Video: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Swong K, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2020 Sep 15;19(4):E405-E406.
DOI: 10.1093/ons/opaa161

Lumbar Lateral Recess Decompression: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, Yee TJ, Strong MJ, Smith BW, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2020 Sep 15;19(4):E394.
DOI: 10.1093/ons/opaa134

The feasibility of computer-assisted 3D navigation in multiple-level lateral lumbar interbody fusion in combination with posterior instrumentation for adult spinal deformity.

Strong MJ, Yee TJ, Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, Swong KN, Kashlan ON, Szerlip NJ, Park P, Oppenlander ME.
Neurosurg Focus. 2020 Sep;49(3):E4.
DOI: 10.3171/2020.5.FOCUS20353

The impact of age on approach-related complications with navigated lateral lumbar interbody fusion.

Saadeh YS, Elswick CM, Smith E, Yee TJ, Strong MJ, Swong K, Smith BW, Oppenlander ME, Kashlan ON, Park P.
Neurosurg Focus. 2020 Sep;49(3):E8.
DOI: 10.3171/2020.6.FOCUS20311

Effect of Fenestrated Pedicle Screws with Cement Augmentation in Osteoporotic Patients Undergoing Spinal Fusion.

Saadeh YS, Swong KN, Yee TJ, Strong MJ, Kashlan ON, Szerlip NJ, Oppenlander ME, Park P.
World Neurosurg. 2020 Aug 7:S1878-8750(20)31675-2.
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.07.154

Association between timing of kyphoplasty and opioid prescribing risk after vertebral fracture.

Nathan JK, Johnson MA, Waljee JF, Szerlip N, Park P, Oppenlander ME.
Neurosurg Focus. 2020 Aug;49(2):E15.
DOI: 10.3171/2020.5.FOCUS20226

Correlation Between the Oswestry Disability Index and the North American Spine Surgery Patient Satisfaction Index.

Yee TJ, Fearer KJ, Oppenlander ME, Kashlan ON, Szerlip N, Buckingham MJ, Swong K, Chang V, Schwalb JM, Park P.
World Neurosurg. 2020 Jul;139:e724-e729.
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2020.04.117

Robotic-Assisted Spinal Surgery: Current Generation Instrumentation and New Applications.

Elswick CM, Strong MJ, Joseph JR, Saadeh Y, Oppenlander M, Park P.
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2020 Jan;31(1):103-110.
DOI: 10.1016/j.nec.2019.08.012

2019

Pupillary changes after clinically asymptomatic high-acceleration head impacts in high school football athletes.

Joseph JR, Swallow JS, Willsey K, Almeida AA, Lorincz MT, Fraumann RK, Oppenlander ME, Szerlip NJ, Broglio SP.
J Neurosurg. 2019 Nov 26:1-6.
DOI: 10.3171/2019.7.JNS191272

Analysis of Outcomes Between Traditional Open versus Mini-Open Approach in Surgical Treatment of Spinal Metastasis.

Saadeh YS, Elswick CM, Fateh JA, Smith BW, Joseph JR, Spratt DE, Oppenlander ME, Park P, Szerlip NJ.
World Neurosurg. 2019 Oct;130:e467-e474.
DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2019.06.121

Repair of Thoracic Spinal Cord Herniation: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, Smith BW, Joseph JR, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2019 Oct 1;17(4):E161.
DOI: 10.1093/ons/opy409

Spinal dural arteriovenous fistula formation after scoliosis surgery: case report.

Elswick CM, Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, Pandey AS, Oppenlander ME.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2019 Sep 20:1-6.
DOI: 10.3171/2019.6.SPINE19323

Risk Factors Associated With 90-Day Readmissions After Degenerative Lumbar Fusion: An Examination of the Michigan Spine Surgery Improvement Collaborative (MSSIC) Registry.

Park P, Nerenz DR, Aleem IS, Schultz LR, Bazydlo M, Xiao S, Zakaria HM, Schwalb JM, Abdulhak MM, Oppenlander ME, Chang VW.
Neurosurgery. 2019 Sep 1;85(3):402-408.
DOI: 10.1093/neuros/nyy358

Posterior Cervical Decompression and Instrumented Fusion for Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: 2-Dimensional Operative Video.

Khalsa SSS, Saadeh YS, Smith BW, Joseph JR, Oppenlander ME.
Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2019 Jul 1;17(1):E10.
DOI: 10.1093/ons/opy302

Is achieving optimal spinopelvic parameters necessary to obtain substantial clinical benefit? An analysis of patients who underwent circumferential minimally invasive surgery or hybrid surgery with open posterior instrumentation.

Park P, Fu KM, Eastlack RK, Tran S, Mundis GM, Uribe JS, Wang MY, Than KD, Okonkwo DO, Kanter AS, Nunley PD, Anand N, Fessler RG, Chou D, Oppenlander ME, Mummaneni PV; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2019 Feb 22:1-6.
DOI: 10.3171/2018.11.SPINE181261


Mark E. Oppenlander, M.D.

Mark E. Oppenlander, M.D.

Clinical Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery
Clinical Associate Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
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