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Daniel E. Couture, MD

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Daniel E. Couture, MD

Daniel E. Couture, MD

Associate Professor, Neurosurgery

Pediatrics

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Contact Information

  • Fax: 336-716-3065

Memberships

  • North Carolina Neurosurgical S

  • Pediatric Trauma Society

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons

  • Southern Neurosurgical Society

  • American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association

  • American Medical Association

  • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgeons

  • Childrens' Oncology Group

  • Congress of Neurological Surgeons

  • Forsyth County Medical Society

  • NPI: 1124210950

Clinical Interests

  • Cerebrovascular Surgery, Spina Bifida, Chiari Malformation/Syringomyelia, Neurosurgery, Neuroendoscopy, Pediatric Spine Surgery, Pediatric Brain Tumors, Pediatric Cerebrovascular Surgery, Neurosurgery (pediatric), Craniofacial Surgery

Education & Training

  • MD

    2000 - University of Virginia

  • Residency

    2000 - Neurosurgery: University of Virginia

  • Internship

    2001 - Surgery: North Carolina Baptist Hospital

  • Residency

    2006 - Neurosurgery: North Carolina Baptist Hospital

  • Fellowship

    2007 - Neurosurgery: Primary Children's Hospital

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Neurological Surgery Neurological Surgery

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Research Interests

  • Subdural Space, Hematoma, Subdural, Chronic, Craniosynostoses, Fibrinolytic Agents, Plagiocephaly, Nonsynostotic

Recent Publications

  • Subdural Instillation of a Thrombolytic Agent for Treatment of Recurrent Subdural Hematoma..
    Frenkel MB, Sarwal A, Wren MP, Newey CR, Couture DE. Clin Neuropharmacol. ; 40(6):279-280.
  • A Pivotal Randomized Clinical Trial Evaluating the Safety and Effectiveness of a Novel Hydrogel Dural Sealant as an Adjunct to Dural Repair..
    Strong MJ, West GA, Woo H, Couture DE, Wilson JA, Munoz LF, Rosen CL, Greenlee JD, van Loveren HR, Iantosca M, Baird CJ, Smith M, McGirt M, Parish J, Asher AL. Oper Neurosurg (Hagerstown). 2017 Apr; 13(2):204-212.
  • Long-Term Outcomes of Pediatric Cranial Reconstruction Using Resorbable Plating Systems for the Treatment of Craniosynostosis..
    Branch LG, Crantford C, Cunningham T, Bharti G, Thompson J, Couture D, David LR. J Craniofac Surg. 2017 Jan; 28(1):26-29.
  • Laser Interstitial Thermal Therapy for Mesial Temporal Lobe Epilepsy..
    Wicks RT, Jermakowicz WJ, Jagid JR, Couture DE, Willie JT, Laxton AW, Gross RE. Neurosurgery. 2016 Dec; 79 Suppl 1:S83-S91.
  • Accelerated Unilateral Radiographic Huntingtonian Changes Following Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy for a Nongerminomatous Germ Cell Tumor Leading to Identification of Occult Disease in the Dorsal Striatum..
    Lucas JT, Zapadka M, Houseknecht K, Buckley KS, Couture DE, Brown DR. J. Pediatr. Hematol. Oncol. 2016 Mar; 38(2):161-2.
  • Long-term growth and alignment after occipitocervical and atlantoaxial fusion with rigid internal fixation in young children..
    Kennedy BC, D'Amico RS, Youngerman BE, McDowell MM, Hooten KG, Couture D, Jea A, Leonard J, Lew SM, Pincus DW, Rodriguez L, Tuite GF, Diluna ML, Brockmeyer DL, Anderson RC, . J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Jan; 17(1):94-102.
  • Management of idiopathic pediatric syringohydromyelia..
    Rodriguez A, Kuhn EN, Somasundaram A, Couture DE. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2015 Oct; 16(4):452-7.
  • Extradural Ossification Following Epidural Hematoma in Children: A Rare But Significant Entity..
    Claiborne JR, Hoge MK, Wood BC, Couture DE, David LR. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jul; 26(5):1500-3.
  • Evaluating the safety and efficacy of tranexamic acid administration in pediatric cranial vault reconstruction..
    Crantford JC, Wood BC, Claiborne JR, Ririe DG, Couture DE, Thompson JT, David LR. J Craniofac Surg. 2015 Jan; 26(1):104-7.
  • Localization of interictal epileptiform activity using magnetoencephalography with synthetic aperture magnetometry in patients with a vagus nerve stimulator..
    Stapleton-Kotloski JR, Kotloski RJ, Boggs JA, Popli G, O'Donovan CA, Couture DE, Cornell C, Godwin DW. Front Neurol. 2014; 5:244.

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