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Dr. Michael Kelly PhD, MD, FRCSC, FACS, FAANS Faculty, Neurosurgery, Professor

About Dr. Michael Kelly

Before joining the Division of Neurosurgery at the University of Saskatchewan, Dr. Kelly held fellowships at the Cleveland Clinic and Stanford University. He has an MD (with Great Distinction) and a B.Sc. in Microbiology (with Great Distinction) both from the University of Saskatchewan.

Current Appointments:

  • Professor of Surgery, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
  • Saskatchewan Research Chair in Clinical Stroke Research – Funded by: Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, and University of Saskatchewan
  • Head, Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
  • Director, Saskatchewan Cerebrovascular Centre
  • Staff Neurosurgeon, Saskatoon Regional Health Authority
  • Staff Neurosurgeon, Regina Qu'Appelle Regional Health Authority
  • Associate, Medical Imaging, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
  • Associate, Anatomy & Cell Biology, College of Medicine, University of Saskatchewan
  • Associate, Biomedical Engineering, College of Engineering, University of Saskatchewan

Academic Background

Postgraduate training and appointments:

  • July 2006 - June 2008: Endovascular and Cerebrovascular Neurosurgery Fellow, Cleveland Clinic
  • October 2006 - June 2008: Clinical Practitioner in Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic
  • July 2006 - June 2008: Staff Neurosurgeon, Lakewood Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio
  • July 2005 - June 2006: Clinical Instructor of Neurosurgery, Stanford University Medical Center
  • December 2005: Staff Neurosurgeon, Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region
  • July 2003 - June 2005: Chief Resident, Division of Neurosurgery, Royal University Hospital
  • 1999 - 2003: Resident, Neurosurgery, Royal University Hospital, Saskatoon

Certifications:

Canada

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Principles of Surgery Exam (May 2001)
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, Neurosurgery Exam

United States

  • California State Medical License (Physician and Surgeon), since January 2005
  • Ohio State Medical License (Physician and Surgeon), since April 2006

Academic Credentials:

  • B.Sc. Microbiology (with Great Distinction), University of Saskatchewan, October 1995
  • M.D. (with Great Distinction), University of Saskatchewan, June 1999
  • Ph.D. Anatomy and Cell Biology, University of Saskatchewan, November 2010

Selected Publications

  • Syed Uzair Ahmed, Jenna Mann, Jeremie Houde, Evan Barber, Michael E Kelly, Lissa Peeling. Permanent Implantation of the Solitaire Device as a Bailout Technique for Large Vessel Intracarnial Occlusions. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery; Ischemic Stroke; Case Series. 
  • Brinjikji W , Amar AP , Delgado Almandoz JE , Diaz O , Jabbour P , Hanel R , Hui F , Kelly M , Layton KD , Miller JW , Levy E , Moran C , Suh DC , Woo H , Sellar R , Hoh B , Evans A , Kallmes DF. (2017). GEL THE NEC: a prospective registry evaluating the safety, ease of use, and efficacy of the HydroSoft coil as a finishing device.Journal of neurointerventional surgery.
  • Izadifar M , Kelly ME , Chen X. (2017). Computational nanomedicine for mechanistic elucidation of bilayer nanoparticle-mediated release for tissue engineering.Nanomedicine (London, England). 12(5): 423-442.
  • Han X , Wu X , Kelly M , Chen X. (2017). Fabrication and Optimal Design of Biodegradable Polymeric Stents for Aneurysms Treatments.Journal of functional biomaterials. 8(1)
  • McTaggart RA , Ansari SA , Goyal M , Abruzzo TA , Albani B , Arthur AJ , Alexander MJ , Albuquerque FC , Baxter B , Bulsara KR , Chen M , Almandoz JE , Fraser JF , Frei D , Gandhi CD , Heck DV , Hetts SW , Hussain MS , Kelly M , Klucznik R , Lee SK , Leslie-Mawzi T , Meyers PM , Prestigiacomo CJ , Pride GL , Patsalides A , Starke RM , Sunenshine P, Rasmussen PA , Jayaraman MV , Standards and Guidelines Committee of the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery (SNIS). (2017). Initial hospital management of patients with emergent large vessel occlusion (ELVO): report of the standards and guidelines committee of the Society of NeuroInterventional Surgery.Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 9(3): 316-323.
  • Lee SK , Hetts SW , Halbach V , terBrugge K , Ansari SA , Albani B , Abruzzo T , Arthur A , Alexander MJ , Albuquerque FC , Baxter B , Bulsara KR , Chen M , Delgado Almandoz JE , Fraser JF , Frei D , Gandhi CD , Heck D , Hussain MS , Kelly M , Klucznik R , Leslie-Mazwi T , McTaggart RA , Meyers PM , Patsalides A , Prestigiacomo C , Pride GL , Starke R , Sunenshine P , Rasmussen P , Jayaraman MV , Standard and Guidelines Committee for the Society of Neurointerventional Surgery. (2017). Standard and Guidelines: Intracranial Dural Arteriovenous Shunts.Journal of neurointerventional surgery. 9(5): 516-523.
  • Whelan KR, Hamilton J, Peeling L, Graham B, Hunter G, and Kelly ME. (2016). The Importance of Developing Stroke Systems of Care to Improve Access to Endovascular Stroke Therapies. World Neurosurgery. 88: 678-680.
  • Caine S, Hackett MJ; Kumar S; Maley J; Ivanishvili Z, Suen B, Szmigielski A, Jiang Z; Sylvain, NJ; Nichol H and Kelly ME. (2016). A Novel Multi-Modal Platform To Image MolecularAnd Elemental Alterations In Ischemic Stroke. Neurobiology of Disease. 91: 132-142.
  • Shankar JJ, Quateen A, Weill A, Tampieri D, Del Pilar Cortes M, Fahed R, Patro S, Kaderali Z, Lum C, Lesiuk H, Ahmed U, Peeling L, Kelly ME, Iancu D. (2016). Canadian Registry of LVIS Jr Treatment of Intracranial Aneurysms (CaRLA). Journal of Neurointerventional Surgery. Epub: Epub.
  • Heit J, Do H, Prestigiacomo C, Delgado-Almandoz J, English J, Gandhi C, Albequerque F, Narayanan S, Blackham K, Abruzzo T, Albani B, Fraser J, Heck D, Hussain M, Lee S, Ansari S, Hetts S, Bulsara K, Kelly M, Arthur A, Patsalides A, Pride G, Powers C, Alexander M, Meyers P, Jayaraman M. (2016). Guidelines and parameters: percutaneous sclerotherapy for the treatment of head and neck venous and lymphatic malformations. Journal of NeuroInterventional Surgery. 0(E-Pub): 1-7.
  • Hackett MJ, Sylvain NJ, Hou H, Caine S, Alaverdashvili M, Pushie MJ, Kelly ME.(2016). Concurrent Glycogen and Lactate Imaging with FTIR Spectroscopy to Spatially Localize Metabolic Parameters of the Glial Response following Brain Ischemia.Analytical Chemistry. Epub: Epub.
  • Hackett MJ, Sylvain NJ, Hou H, Caine S, Alaverdashvili M, Pushie MJ, Kelly ME.(2016). Concurrent Glycogen and Lactate Imaging with FTIR Spectroscopy to Spatially Localize Metabolic Parameters of the Glial Response following Brain Ischemia.Analytical Chemistry. Epub: Epub.
  • Dai D, Ding YH, Kelly M, Kadirvel R, Kallmes D. (2016). Histopathological findings following Pipeline embolization in an human cerebral aneurysm at the basilar tip. Interventional Neuroradiology. 22(2): 153-7.
  • Izadifar M , Kelly ME , Chen X. (2016). Regulation of sequential release of growth factors using bilayer polymeric nanoparticles for cardiac tissue engineering.Nanomedicine (London, England). 11(24): 3237-3259.
  • Kallmes DF, Brinjikji W, Boccardi E, Ciceri E, Diaz O, Tawk R, Woo H, Jabbour P, Albuquerque F, Chapot R, Bonafe A, Dashti SR, Delgado Almandoz JE, Given C 2nd, Kelly ME, Cross DT 3rd, Duckwiler G, Razack N, Powers CJ, Fischer S, Lopes D, Harrigan MR, Huddle D, Turner R 4th, Zaidat OO, Defreyne L, Pereira VM, Cekirge S, Fiorella D, Hanel RA, Lylyk P, McDougall C, Siddiqui A, Szikora I, Levy E.(2016). Aneurysm study of Pipeline in an
    observational registry (ASPIRe).Interventional Neurology. 5(1-2): 88-99.
  • Izadifar M, Haddadi A, Chen X, Kelly M. Rate-programming of nano-particulate delivery systems for smart bioactive scaffolds in tissue engineering. IOP Publishing, Nanotechnology 26 (2015) doi:10.1088/0957-4484/26/1/012001.
  • Cruz JP, O'Kelly C, Kelly M, Wong JH, Alshaya W, Martin A, Spears J, Marotta TR. Pipeline Embolization Device in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Oct 11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23064594.
  • O'Kelly CJ, Spears J, Chow M, Wong J, Boulton M, Weill A, Willinsky RA, KellyM, Marotta TR. Canadian Experience with the Pipeline Embolization Device for Repair of Unruptured Intracranial Aneurysms. AJNR Am J Neuroradiol. 2012 Aug 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 22859284.
  • Knox KB, Kelly ME. Placebo power. Tech Vasc Interv Radiol. 2012 Jun;15(2):150-2. doi: 10.1053/j.tvir.2012.02.008. PubMed PMID: 22640504
  • Schültke E, Kelly ME, Nemoz C, Fiedler S, Ogieglo L, Crawford P, Paterson J, Beavis C, Esteve F, Brochard T, Renier M, Requardt H, Dallery D, Le Duc G, Meguro K. Dual energy CT at the synchrotron: A piglet model for neurovascular research. Eur J Radiol. 2010 Aug 21. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Moskowitz SI,  Davros WJ, Kelly ME, Fiorella D., Rasmussen PA and Masaryk TJ. Cumulative Radiation Dose during Hospitalization for Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. American Journal of Neuroradiology31:1377-1382, September 2010
  • Schültke E, Fiedler S, Nemoz C, Ogieglo L, Kelly ME, Crawford P, Esteve F, Brochard T, Renier M, Requardt H, Le Duc G, Juurlink B, Meguro K.Synchrotron-based intra-venous K-edge digital subtraction angiography in a pig model: a feasibility study. European  Journal of  Radiology.  73(3):677-81. Epub 2009 Feb 23.
  • Ali K, Lu Y, Das U, Sharma RK, Wiebe S, Meguro K, Sadanand V, Fourney DR, Vitali A, Kelly M, May T, Gomez J, Pellerin E. Biomolecular diagnosis of human glioblastoma multiforme using Synchrotron mid-infrared spectromicroscopy. Int J Mol Med. 2010 Jul;26(1):11-6.
  • Kelly ME, Beavis RC, Schültke ES, Allen LA, Juurlink BH, Zhong Z, Chapman LD. Analyzer based imaging of spinal fusion in an animal model, Physics in Medicine and Biology, 2008 53: 2607-2616
  • Kelly ME, Furlan AJ, Fiorella D. Recanalization of an acute middle cerebral artery occlusion using a self-expanding, reconstrainable, intracranial microstent as a temporary endovascular bypass. Stroke, 2008 39(6), 1770-1773
  • Kelly ME, Sinclair J, Bell-Stephens TE, Guzman R, Bower R, Hamilton S, Marks MP, Do HM, Chang SD, Adler JR, Levy RP, Steinberg, GK.  Multimodality treatment of Posterior Fossa AVMs, Journal of Neurosurgery, 2008 108(6): 1152-1161
  • Kelly ME, Turner R, Gonugunta V, Rasmussen PA, Fiorella D. Monorail snare technique for the retrieval of an adherent microcatheter from an Onyx cast.  Neurosurgery. 2008 Jul;63(1 Suppl 1):ONSE89
  • Turner RD, Byrne JV, Kelly ME, Mitsos AP, Gonugunta V, Rasmussen PA, Fiorella D. Delayed Visual Deficits and Monocular Blindness After Endovascular Treatment of Paraophthalmic Aneurysms, Neurosurgery. 2008 Sep;63(3):469-74
  • Mannan KA, Schultke E, Menk RH, Siu K, Pavlov K, Kelly M, McLoughlin G, Beveridge T, Tromba G, Juurlink B, Chapman D, Rigon L, Griebel RW: Synchrotron supported DEI/KES of a brain tumor in an animal model: The search for a microimaging modality. Nucl Instr Methods Resarch Phys A 548:106-110, 2005.
  • Schultke E, Fiedler S, Kelly M, Griebel R, Juurlink B, LeDuc G, Esteve F, LeBas J-F, SaRenier M, Nemoz C, Meguro K. The potential for neurovascular intravenous angiography using K-edge digital subtraction angiography. Nucl Instr Methods Resarch Phys A 548:84-87, 2005.
  • Kelly M, Beavis RC, Hattingh S. Spontaneous spinal epidural hematoma during pregnancy. Can J Neurol Sci. 2005 Aug;32(3):361-5.
  • Szkup P, Kelly M, Meguro K: Indirect carotid-cavernous fistula - embolism using the superior opthalmic vein approach. South African J Radiol 9:23-26, 2005. No abstract available.
  • Sadanand V, Kelly M, Varughese G, Fourney DR. Sudden quadriplegia after acute cervical disc herniation.Can J Neurol Sci. 2005 Aug;32(3):356-8. 
  • Kumar K, Kelly M, Toth C: Deep Brain Stimulation of the Ventral Intermediate Nucleus of the Thalamus for Control of Tremors in Parkinsonís Disease and Essential Tremor. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 1999:72:47-61.
  • Kumar K, Kelly M, Toth C: Stereotactic Cyst Wall Disruption and Aspiration of Colloid Cysts of the Third Ventricle. Stereotact Funct Neurosurg 1998:71:145-152.