Gregory N. Bowden, MD

Clinical Assistant Professor


Gregory Bowden

Contact

814-877-5330

Biography

Gregory N. Bowden, MD, joined the University of Pittsbugrh Department of Neurological Surgery in July of 2016. He completed his neurosurgical training at the University of Western Ontario in 2015 and did two years of advanced fellowship training at the University of Pittsburgh. His specialist training involves Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery and neuro-oncology.

Dr. Bowden's practice is located at UPMC Hamot (Great Lakes Neurosurgery) where he also performs spine and trauma procedures. He continues to have active research interests involving the radiosurgical management of benign and malignant brain tumors.

Specialized Areas of Interest

Gamma Knife stereotactic radiosurgery; benign and malignant brain tumors; spine and trauma surgery.

Board Certifications

Fellow of the Canadian Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons

Hospital Privileges

UPMC Hamot
UPMC Presbyterian

Professional Organization Membership

American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Canadian Neurological Sciences Federation
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons

Education & Training

BS, Biology, University of Victoria, 2000
Masters, Neuroscience, University of British Columbia, 2003
Bachelor, Medicine and Surgery, University of Queensland, 2008
Residency, Neurosurgery, University of Western Ontario, 2015
Fellowship, Neuro-oncology & Radiosurgery, University of Pittsburgh, 2013, 2016

Selected Publications

Bowden G, Cavaleri J, Monaco E III, Niranjan A, Flickinger J, Lunsford LD. Cystic Vestibular Schwannomas Respond Best to Radiosurgery. Neurosurgery 81(3):490-497, 2017.

Bowden G, Cavaleri J, Kano H, Monaco E 3rd, Niranjan A, Flickinger J, Lunsford LD. Radiosurgery for Arteriovenous Malformations and the Impact on Headaches. Headache 57(5):737-745, 2017.

Shin SM, Silverman JS, Bowden G, Mathieu D, Yang HC, Lee CC, Tam M, Szelemej P, Kaufmann AM, Cohen-Inbar O, Sheehan J, Niranjan A, Lunsford LD, Kondziolka D. Relapsed or refractory primary central nervous system lymphoma radiosurgery: Report of the International Gamma Knife Research Foundation. J Radiosurg SBRT 4(4):247-253, 2017.

Cohen-Inbar O, Starke RM, Kano H, Bowden G, Huang P, Rodriguez-Mercado R, Almodovar L, Grills IS, Mathieu D, Silva D, Abbassy M, Missios S, Lee JYK, Barnett GH, Kondziolka D, Lunsford LD, Sheehan JP. Stereotactic radiosurgery for cerebellar arteriovenous malformations: an international multicenter study. J Neurosurg 127(3):512-521, 2017.

Bowden G, Kano H, Caparosa E, Park SH, Niranjan A, Flickinger J, Lunsford LD. Gamma knife radiosurgery for the management of cerebral metastases from non-small cell lung cancer. J Neurosurg 122(4):766-72, 2015.

Bowden G, Kano H, Caparosa E, Tonetti D, Niranjan A, Monaco EA 3rd, Flickinger J, Arai Y, Lunsford LD. Stereotactic radiosurgery for arteriovenous malformations of the postgeniculate visual pathway. J Neurosurg 122(2):433-40, 2015.

Tempel ZJ, Chivukula S, Monaco EA 3rd, Bowden G, Kano H, Niranjan A, Chang EF, Sneed PK, Kaufmann AM, Sheehan J, Mathieu D, Lunsford LD. The results of a third Gamma Knife procedure for recurrent trigeminal neuralgia. J Neurosurg 122(1):169-79, 2015.

Bowden G, Kano H, Tonetti D, Niranjan A, Flickinger J, Arai Y, Lunsford LD. Stereotactic radiosurgery for sylvian fissure arteriovenous malformations with emphasis on hemorrhage risks and seizure outcomes. J Neurosurg 121(3):637-44, 2014.

Bowden G, Kano H, Tempel ZJ, Caparosa E, Monaco E 3rd, Niranjan A, Flickinger J, Luketich JD, Lunsford LD. Gamma knife radiosurgery for management of cerebral metastases from esophageal carcinoma. J Neurooncol 118(1):141-6, 2014.

Bowden G, Niranjan A, Laing E, Pathak S, Flickinger J, Lunsford LD. Integration of magnetoencephalography-generated functional brain maps into dose planning during arteriovenous malformation radiosurgery. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 92(2):103-8, 2014.