Nitin Tandon, MD
- Clinical Interests:
- Medically Refractory Epilepsy, Low-grade Gliomas, Malignant Brain Tumors, Pituitary Tumors, Chiari Malformations, General Neurosurgery
- Board Certification:
- American Board of Neurological Surgery
Armed Forces Medical College, 1992
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio , 2003
Cleveland Clinic, 2004
Dr. Nitin Tandon is a Professor at McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth).
Dr. Tandon has special expertise in the surgical management of medically refractory epilepsy as well as functional mapping and resection of intrinsic brain tumors.
He has co-authored many studies, which have been published in NeuroImage, Journal of Neurosurgery, Clinical Neurosurgery and Human Brain Mapping. His current research studies include “The localization of eloquent cortex using functional imaging and using diffusion tensor imaging tractography” and “The electrophysiological characteristics of language regions.”
Dr. Tandon is a member of the Texas Medical Association, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Organization of Human Brain Mapping, Society for Neuroscience and the American Epilepsy Society. He is an ad hoc reviewer for many peer-reviewed journals.
He has been an invited speaker at national and international conferences and also directs an active research effort.
- Mischer Neuroscience Associates – Texas Medical Center
6400 Fannin St, Suite 2800
Houston, TX 77030