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Lorenzo F. Munoz, MD

Lorenzo F. Munoz, MD
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  • Neurological Surgery
Board Certification:
  • Neurological Surgery
Faculty Rank: Assistant Professor
Medical or Graduate Education: Ponce School of Medicine, Puerto Rico
Residency: University of Illinois Medical Center - Neurological Surgery
Fellowship: University of Illinois Medical Center - Critical Care Medicine
  Children's Memorial Hospital - Pediatric Neurological Surgery
Clinical Expertise:
  • Brain aneurysm
  • Brain tumor
  • Cancer surgery, brain
  • Chiari malformation
  • Degenerative disc disease
  • Head and neck tumors
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Meningioma
  • Metastatic brain cancer
  • Neurosurgery, endoscopic
  • Neurosurgery, pediatric
  • Sinus and skull base tumors
  • Spinal tumor
  • Vascular malformations
Languages Spoken:
  • Spanish
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  • Chicago, IL  60612
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Below is a list of scientific publications for which this practitioner was either the primary author or a contributor. Citations come from PubMed, a database of biomedical literature, life science journals and online books. PubMed is a service of the US Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health. Click on the title of the cited work for more information (this will take you directly to Listings go back five years.

  1. Impact of therapeutic regimen and clinical presentation on overall survival in CNS lymphoma.
    Kellogg RG, Straus DC, Karmali R, Munoz LF, Byrne RW
    Acta Neurochir (Wien)
    2013 Sep 28
  2. Selective excision of cerebral metastases from the precentral gyrus.
    Kellogg RG, Munoz LF.
    Surg Neurol Int. 2013
    2013 May 17
    4:66. doi: 10.4103/2152-7806.112189. Print 2013.
  3. Selective therapeutic hypothermia: a review of invasive and noninvasive techniques.
    Straus D, Prasad V, Munoz L.
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2011
    2011 Dec
    69(6):981-7. Review.
  4. Surgical treatment of cerebellar metastases.
    Ghods AJ, Munoz L, Byrne R.
    Surg Neurol Int. 2011
    2:159. doi: 10.4103/2152-7806.89859. Epub 2011 Nov 14.
  5. Neuro-critical care skills training using a human patient simulator.
    Musacchio MJ Jr, Smith AP, McNeal CA, Munoz L, Rothenberg DM, von Roenn KA, Byrne RW.
    Neurocrit Care. 2010
    2010 Oct
    13(2):169-75. doi: 10.1007/s12028-010-9405-7.
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