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Guillermo Linares, MD


Guillermo Linares, MD


Assistant Professor, Neurology

Assistant Professor, Neurosurgery

Assistant Professor, Radiology

Director, Neuro-Interventional Services

Phone: 215-707-3040

Email: guillermo.linares@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Neurology

Department of Neurosurgery

Department of Radiology



Educational Background:


MD, Escuela de Medicina Ignacio A. Santos, ITESM, Mexico


Residency, Neurology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH


Fellowship, Vascular Neurology and Neurocritical Care, Columbia University, New York, NY


Fellowship, Interventional Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


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board certification(s):

  • Neurology
  • Vascular Neurology (board-eligible)
  • Neurocritical Care (board-eligible)

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professional affiliations:

  • American Academy of Neurology
  • Neurocritical Care Society
  • Society for Vascular and Interventional Neurology

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Neurocritical care including treatment of stroke, hemorrhages, aneurysms and vascular malformations, tumors, vasculitis, traumatic lesions, and other vascular neurologic conditions; specializing in minimally invasive endovascular procedures.


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Books and Book Chapters:


Linares, Guillermo. “Brain Death and Organ Donation” The NeuroICU Book. Kiwon Lee, New York: McGraw Hill, 2012. (in production)


Linares, Guillermo. “Acute Radiation Syndrome.” The Interface of Neurology and Internal Medicine. Jose Biller, Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2008.


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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

24901879. Cuello JP, Ortega-Gutierrez S, Linares G, Agarwal S, Cunningham A, Mohr JP, Mayer SA, Marshall RS, Claassen J, Badjatia N, Elkind MS, Lee K, Acute cervical myelopathy due to presumed fibrocartilaginous embolism: a case report and systematic review of the literature. J Spinal Disord Tech 27:8(E276-81)2014 Dec

24385557. Jankowitz B, Grandhi R, Horev A, Aghaebrahim A, Jadhav A, Linares G, Jovin T, Primary manual aspiration thrombectomy (MAT) for acute ischemic stroke: safety, feasibility and outcomes in 112 consecutive patients. J Neurointerv Surg 7:1(27-31)2015 Jan

24203916. Jadhav AP, Ribo M, Grandhi R, Linares G, Aghaebrahim A, Jovin TG, Jankowitz BT, Transcervical access in acute ischemic stroke. J Neurointerv Surg 6:9(652-7)2014 Nov

23645573. Grandhi R, Zwagerman NT, Linares G, Monaco EA 3rd, Jovin T, Horowitz M, Jankowitz BT, Onyx embolization of infectious intracranial aneurysms. J Neurointerv Surg 6:5(353-6)2014 Jun

22103880. Willey JZ, Stillman J, Rivolta JA, Vieira J, Doyle MM, Linares G, Marchidann A, Elkind MS, Boden-Albala B, Marshall RS, Too good to treat? Outcomes in patients not receiving thrombolysis due to mild deficits or rapidly improving symptoms. Int J Stroke 7:3(202-6)2012 Apr

19664171. Mayer SA, Linares G, Can a simple blood test quantify brain injury? Crit Care 13:4(166)2009

19535954. Linares G, Mayer SA, Hypothermia for the treatment of ischemic and hemorrhagic stroke. Crit Care Med 37:7 Suppl(S243-9)2009 Jul

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