David H. Harter, MD

  • Specialties: Pediatric Neurosurgery, Neurosurgery
  • Language: English
  • Phone: 212-263-6419
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Conditions and Treatments

arteriovenous malformation, hydrocephalus, spinal deformity, pituitary tumor, Gamma Knife radiosurgery, normal pressure hydrocephalus, Arnold Chiari malformation, craniosynostosis, vagal stimulation, medulloblastoma, tuberous sclerosis, third ventriculostomy, tethered cord syndrome, pineal tumor, achondroplasia, moyamoya disease, lumbar spine disc herniation, orbit tumor, traumatic brain injury, spinal cord disease, brain aneurysm, Dandy Walker syndrome, peripheral nervous system tumor , syringomyelia, craniopharyngioma, cerebral palsy, prolactinoma, lumbar spinal stenosis, primitive neuroectodermal tumor, plexiform neurofibroma, lumbar disc disease, pseudotumor cerebri, spinal neurofibromas, lumbar radiculopathy, acoustic neuroma, acromegaly, CNS lymphoma, spasticity, kyphosis with lordosis, plagiocephaly, sciatica, kyphosis, brain abscess, skull base tumor, cavernoma, syrinx, pilocytic astrocytoma, neurofibromatosis, congenital hydrocephalus, choroid plexus papilloma, pituitary adenoma, lysis of adhesions of spinal cord , brain biopsy, vascular malformation, central nervous system cancer, minimally invasive surgery
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  • Associate Professor, Department of Neurosurgery
  • Director, Neurosurgery Residency Program
  • Director, Pediatric Cerebral Endoscopy, Tisch Hospital
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Neurological Surgery - Neurological Surgery, 2003
Education and Training
  • Fellowship, Children's Memorial Hospital, Pediatric Neurosurgery, 2001
  • Residency, University of Maryland Hospital, Neurosurgery, 2000
  • MD from Georgetown University, 1994

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NYU Pediatric Neurosurgery Associates

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New York, NY 10016

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Clinical Trials and Research Studies

  • Phase 2 Trial Of Response-Based Radiation Therapy For Patients With Localized Central Nervous System Germ Cell Tumors (CNS GCT)

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  • Integrated Liquid Biopsy Analysis for Pediatric Brain Tumor Patients Using Detection of ctDNA and Circulating Tumor Cells [Meeting Abstract]

    Zhu, Kaicen; Barnett, Katherine; Shen, Guomiao; Mohammed, Hussein; Panicucci-Roma, Tania; Serrano, Jonathan; Harter, David; Wisoff, Jeffrey; Yaun, Amanda; Wang, Shiyang; Gardner, Sharon; Snuderl, Matija

    Journal of neuropathology & experimental neurology. 2018 JUN; 77:513-513

  • Barnett, K; Zhu, K; Shen, G; Serrano, J; Harter, D; Wisoff, J; Yaun, A; Wang, S; Gardner, S; Snuderl, M

    Neuro-oncology. 2018 June; Conference:(18th):i183


    Gupta, Nalin; Goumnerova, Liliana; Ayyanar, Kanya; Gump, William; Bendel, Anne; Nagib, Mahmoud; Bowers, Daniel; Weprin, Bradley; Bredlau, Amy-Lee; Gururangan, Sridharan; Fuchs, Herbert; Cohen, Kenneth; Jallo, George; Dorris, Kathleen; Handler, Michael; Comito, Melanie; Dias, Mark; Fangusaro, Jason R; Goldman, Stewart; Tomita, Tadanori; Alden, Tord; DiPatri, Arthur; Gardner, Sharon; Karajannis, Matthias; Harter, David; Gauvain, Karen; Limbrick, David; Leonard, Jeffrey; Geyer, JRuss; Leary, Sarah; Browd, Samuel; Khatib, Ziad; Ragheb, John; Bhatia, Sanjiv; MacDonald, Tobey; Aguilera, Dolly; Brahma, Barun; Manley, Peter; Chi, Susan; Mueller, Sabine; Banerjee, Anuradha; Murray, Jeffrey; Nazemi, Kellie; Baird, Lissa; Robison, Nathan; Kiehna, Erin; Krieger, Mark; Sandler, Eric; Aldana, Philipp; Wang, Joanne; Sood, Sandeep; Neuberg, Donna; Puligandla, Maneka; Greenspan, Lianne; Wright, Karen; Prados, Michael; Bandopadhayay, Pratiti; Ligon, Keith; Kieran, Mark

    Neuro-oncology. 2017 NOV; 19:188-188

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