Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

James McInerney, MD

James McInerney, MD

Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
Disease Teams:
Brain and Central Nervous System Cancer

Research Interests

  • Radiosurgery
  • Therapeutics
  • Brain
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Parkinson Disease
  • Seizures
  • Multicenter Studies
  • Neuronavigation
  • Accidental Falls
  • Cohort Studies
  • Neoplasm Metastasis
  • Morbidity

Recent Publications


Asher, AL, Alvi, MA, Bydon, M, Pouratian, N, Warnick, RE, McInerney, J, Grills, IS & Sheehan, J 2021, 'Local failure after stereotactic radiosurgery (SRS) for intracranial metastasis: analysis from a cooperative, prospective national registry', Journal of neuro-oncology, vol. 152, no. 2, pp. 299-311.
Siddiqui, MS, Jimenez-Shahed, J, Mari, Z, Walter, BL, De Jesus, S, Panov, F, Schwalb, JM, York, MK, Sarva, H, Bertoni, JM, Patel, N, Zhang, L, McInerney, J & Rosenow, JM 2021, 'North American survey on impact of the COVID-19 pandemic shutdown on DBS care', Parkinsonism and Related Disorders, vol. 92, pp. 41-45.
Bunevicius, A, Suleiman, M, Patel, S, Álvarez, RM, Moreno, NEM, Liscak, R, Hanuska, J, Langlois, AM, Mathieu, D, Mau, C, Caldwell, C, Tuanquin, LC, Zacharia, BE, McInerney, J, Lee, CC, Yang, HC, Peterson, JL, Trifiletti, DM, Ogino, A, Kano, H, Warnick, RE, Saylany, A, Buch, LY, Lee, JYK, Strickland, BA, Zada, G, Chang, EL, Lunsford, LD & Sheehan, J 2021, 'Stereotactic radiosurgery for treatment of radiation-induced meningiomas: A multiinstitutional study', Journal of neurosurgery, vol. 135, no. 3, pp. 862-870.


Rusthoven, CG, Yamamoto, M, Bernhardt, D, Smith, DE, Gao, D, Serizawa, T, Yomo, S, Aiyama, H, Higuchi, Y, Shuto, T, Akabane, A, Sato, Y, Niranjan, A, Faramand, AM, Lunsford, LD, McInerney, J, Tuanquin, LC, Zacharia, BE, Chiang, V, Singh, C, Yu, JB, Braunstein, S, Mathieu, D, Touchette, CJ, Lee, CC, Yang, HC, Aizer, AA, Cagney, DN, Chan, MD, Kondziolka, D, Bernstein, K, Silverman, JS, Grills, IS, Siddiqui, ZA, Yuan, JC, Sheehan, JP, Cordeiro, D, Nosaki, K, Seto, T, Deibert, CP, Verma, V, Day, S, Halasz, LM, Warnick, RE, Trifiletti, DM, Palmer, JD, Attia, A, Li, B, Cifarelli, CP, Brown, PD, Vargo, JA, Combs, SE, Kessel, KA, Rieken, S, Patel, S, Guckenberger, M, Andratschke, N, Kavanagh, BD & Robin, TP 2020, 'Evaluation of First-line Radiosurgery vs Whole-Brain Radiotherapy for Small Cell Lung Cancer Brain Metastases: The FIRE-SCLC Cohort Study', JAMA Oncology, vol. 6, no. 7, pp. 1028-1037.
Kaye, J, Daggubati, LC, Zeller, S & McInerney, J 2020, 'Repeat Gamma Knife Radiosurgery for Recurrent Glossopharyngeal Neuralgia: A Systematic Review and Our Initial Experience', Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery, vol. 98, no. 5, pp. 324-330.
Hung, YC, Lee, CC, Yang, HC, Mohammed, N, Kearns, KN, Nabeel, AM, Karim, KA, Emad Eldin, RM, El-Shehaby, AMN, Reda, WA, Tawadros, SR, Liscak, R, Jezkova, J, Lunsford, LD, Kano, H, Sisterson, ND, Álvarez, RM, Martínez Moreno, NE, Kondziolka, D, Golfinos, JG, Grills, I, Thompson, A, Borghei-Razavi, H, Maiti, TK, Barnett, GH, McInerney, J, Zacharia, BE, Xu, Z & Sheehan, JP 2020, 'The benefit and risk of stereotactic radiosurgery for prolactinomas: an international multicenter cohort study', Journal of neurosurgery, vol. 133, no. 3, pp. 717-726.


Falowski, SM, Sharan, A, McInerney, J, Jacobs, D, Venkatesan, L & Agnesi, F 2019, 'Nonawake vs awake placement of spinal cord stimulators: A prospective, multicenter study comparing safety and efficacy', Clinical neurosurgery, vol. 84, no. 1, pp. 198-205.


Brandmeir, NJ & McInerney, J 2018, 'Comment', Operative Neurosurgery, vol. 14, no. 4.
Brandmeir, NJ, Brandmeir, CL, Carr, D, Kuzma, K & McInerney, J 2018, 'Deep brain stimulation for Parkinson disease does not worsen or improve postural instability: A prospective cohort trial', Clinical neurosurgery, vol. 83, no. 6, pp. 1173-1181.
Meadowcroft, M, Cooper, TK, Rupprecht, S, Wright, TC, Neely, EE, Ferenci, M, Kang, W, Yang, Q, Harbaugh, R, Connor, J & McInerney, J 2018, 'Gamma Knife radiosurgery of saccular aneurysms in a rabbit model', Journal of neurosurgery, vol. 129, no. 6, pp. 1530-1540.
Falaki, A, Jo, HJ, Lewis, MM, O'Connell, B, De Jesus, S, McInerney, J, Huang, X & Latash, ML 2018, 'Systemic effects of deep brain stimulation on synergic control in Parkinson's disease', Clinical Neurophysiology, vol. 129, no. 6, pp. 1320-1332.


Brandmeir, NJ, Brandmeir, CL, Kuzma, K & McInerney, J 2017, 'Response to Comment on: A Prospective Evaluation of an Outpatient Assessment of Postural Instability to Predict Risk of Falls in Patients with Parkinson's Disease Presenting for Deep Brain Stimulation', Movement Disorders Clinical Practice, vol. 4, no. 2, pp. 283-284.

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