July 9, 2019

Olusoji Afuwape, M.D., Ph.D.

 

Medical School: University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Academic Interests: Functional, Spine, Skull Base.  Over the past year, he has led a study that characterized the anatomy of patients undergoing lateral lumbar fusions for optimization of patient selection.  He is developing a postoperative pain management paradigm to reduce postoperative opioid use.  Also, he is currently involved in a study developing measures to better predict a patient outcome after a decompressive hemicraniectomy for malignant cerebral edema after a stroke.

Hobbies: He enjoys playing sports, especially soccer, and working out.