Ephraim W. Church, MD

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    Personal profile

    Professional information

    Member and previous resident representative, Pennsylvania Neurosurgical Society

    Member, American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)

    Member, Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS)

    Member, AANS/CNS Cerebrovascular Section

    Research interests

    Dr. Ephraim Church's research interests center around cerebrovascular neurosurgery (including direct bypass for moyamoya disease, intracranial stenosis and complex cerebral aneurysm) as well as endovascular neurosurgery and medical ethics.

    Clinical interests

    Dr. Ephraim Church is director of the cerebral revascularization program at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center.

    Education/Academic qualification

    Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery, Fellowship, Stanford Medicine


    Neurosurgery, Chief Resident, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


    Neurosurgery, Residency, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


    Neurological Surgery, Fellowship, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital


    Endovascular Neurosurgery (CAST), Fellowship, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center


    MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


    Clinical Neuroscience, Training Certificate, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine


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    Research Output 2009 2019

    Commentary: neurosurgery in Western Australia

    Church, E. W., Church, E. B., Rizk, E. B. & Knuckey, N. W., Apr 1 2019, In : Clinical Neurosurgery. 84, 4, p. E251-E256

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Open Access
    Western Australia
    1 Citation (Scopus)

    Neurophysiological Monitoring during Arteriovenous Malformation Embolization

    Church, E. W., Rohatgi, P., Feidt, A. E., Kalapos, P. & Cockroft, K. M., Nov 1 2019, In : Operative Neurosurgery. 17, 5, p. 503-508 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Neurophysiological Monitoring
    Arteriovenous Malformations
    Decision Making
    Predictive Value of Tests

    Video: Microsurgical laser resection of brainstem cavernous malformations

    Church, E. W. & Steinberg, G. K., 2019, In : Neurosurgical Focus: Video.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    Brain Stem
    Gas Lasers

    Training and standards

    Church, E. W. & Cockroft, K., 2018, Cerebrovascular and Endovascular Neurosurgery: Complication Avoidance and Management. Prestigiacomo, C. J. & Gandhi, C. D. (eds.). Springer, p. 49-63

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    1 Citation (Scopus)
    Numbers Needed To Treat

    Activities 2018 2019

    • 3 Invited talk

    Endovascular Treatment of Ischemic Stroke

    Ephraim W. Church (Speaker)
    Oct 1 2019

    Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

    Cerebral Bypass Trials

    Ephraim W. Church (Speaker)
    Dec 17 2018

    Activity: Talk typesInvited talk

    Mentorship in Neurosurgery Residency

    Ephraim W. Church (Speaker)
    May 18 2018

    Activity: Talk typesInvited talk