Medical Reports & Case Studies

ISSN - 2572-5130

Nitish Kumar

Nitish Kumar, MD
Vascular and Interventional Neurologist, Baptist Health South, Montgomery, AL
University of Missouri-Columbia, Albania


Baptist Health South, Montgomery, AL August 2022- Present Vascular and Interventional Neurologist Attending Physician • Taking care of stroke patients • Performing procedures including aneurysm coiling/stenting, stroke/thrombectomy, carotid angio-plasty/stenting, AVM embolization etc. • Training staff, nurses, technologists,

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO July 2020 – June 2022 Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Fellow • Performed diagnostic cerebral angiograms, treatment of vasospasm, MMA embolization • Performed blood patch, digital substruction myelogram, Lumbar puncture, nerve/ganglion block-ade • Performed spinal angiogram, MMA lidocaine injections • Performed administrative duties such as answering phones, setting up patient appointments

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO July 2019-June 2020 Vascular Neurology Fellow • Rotate don the Stroke, Neurologic Critical care, Neuro-intervention, Neuroradiology, Tele stroke services • Assisted residents in decision-making as it pertains to the acute management of stroke • Teach residents/students • Facilitated management/transfers of patients from other hospitals • Continuity Stroke clinics services • Stroke focused research

SSM St. Louis University Hospital, St Louis, MO July 2015- June 2019 Neurology Resident • Rotated on the Stroke, Neurologic Critical care, and General Neurology services • Provision of inpatient neurology consultations at the John Cochran Veteran’s Affairs Hospital (JCVA) • Continuity clinic services at the JCVA Hospital and various outpatient clinics

Research Interest
  • Effect of Percutaneous Inferior Sympathetic Ganglion Block on Medium-Sized Intracranial Artery Diameters on Cerebral Angiography

               Navpreet K.Bains, AymanNada,  Nitish Kumar,  FarhanSiddiq, Camilo R.Gomez, Adnan I.Qureshi


  • Technical Nuance of Sub 2-mm Middle Cerebral Artery Angioplasty and Stenting

Nitish Kumar Attiya Jaurra Musharaf KhanCamilo R GomezAdnan I QureshiFarhan Siddiq


  • Incidence, Presentation and Outcomes of Brain Arteriovenous Malformations in Adult Population in United States

Balasetti, Vamshi; Huang, Wei; Kumar, NitishLobanova, Iryna;  Siddiq, Farhan;  French, Brandi R.;  Gomez, Camilo R.;  Qureshi, Adnan I.




  • Technical Feasibility and Safety of Transaxillary Artery Approach for Cerebral Angiography—a Case Report and Review of Literature

Vamshi K. S. Balasetti, MD, Nitish Kumar, MD, Camilo R. Gomez, MD, Farhan Siddiq, MD, and Adnan I. Qureshi, MD


  • Occipital Hypoperfusion and Reversible Blindness after Lumbar Epidural Steroid Injection

Sachin Bhagavan, MD, Nitish Kumar, MD, Derek Su, MD, Adnan I Qureshi, MD


  • COVID-19 Infection Exposure in the Neuroangiographic Suite

Adnan I. Qureshi, MD, Nitish Kumar MD, Vamshi K.S. Balasetti, MD, Iryna Lobanova, MD, Farhan Siddiq, MD, and Camilo R. Gomez, MD,