James W. Holsapple, MD

Associate Professor, Neurosurgery

James Holsapple
617.638.8992
88 E. Newton St Newton Pavilion

Biography

James Holsapple, MD, has been an associate professor of neurosurgery and pediatrics at BMC/BUSM since 2009. Holsapple received his undergraduate degree from Drake University, Magna Cum Laude, and his MD from University of Kansas School of Medicine. He completed an internal medicine internship at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City, Missouri and a general surgery internship and neurological surgery residency at Upstate Medical University (SUNY), where he was also a NRSA Research Fellow in the Departments of Neurological Surgery and Physiology. He then joined the faculty and was promoted to Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery and Pediatrics.

A resident of South Boston, Holsapple is a member of the New England Neurological Society, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons and the American Association of Neurological Surgeons. The author of numerous papers, peer-reviewed articles, chapters and case reports, his research interests include primate visual and motor processing, human brain tumor management and biology. Holsapple’s clinical interests include adult intracranial tumors, vascular surgery and pediatric neurosurgery.

Other Positions

  • Chair, Neurosurgery, Boston University School of Medicine

Education

  • University of Kansas, MD
  • Drake University, BA

Publications

  • Published on 1/1/2018

    Fanelli A, Jaishankar R, Filippidis A, Holsapple J, Heldt T. A Waveform Archiving System for the GE Solar 8000i Bedside Monitor. Acta Neurochir Suppl. 2018; 126:173-177. PMID: 29492556.

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  • Published on 4/4/2017

    Filippidis AS, Conroy TJ, Maragkos GA, Holsapple JW, Davies KG. Intraocular Silicone Oil Migration into the Ventricles Resembling Intraventricular Hemorrhage: Case Report and Review of the Literature. World Neurosurg. 2017 Jun; 102:695.e7-695.e10. PMID: 28385656.

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  • Published on 3/28/2017

    Mian AZ, Edasery D, Sakai O, Mustafa Qureshi M, Holsapple J, Nguyen T. Radiological imaging features of the basal ganglia that may predict progression to hemicraniectomy in large territory middle cerebral artery infarct. Neuroradiology. 2017 May; 59(5):477-484. PMID: 28353064.

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  • Published on 5/19/2016

    Stern RA, Seichepine D, Tschoe C, Fritts NG, Alosco ML, Berkowitz O, Burke P, Howland J, Olshaker J, Cantu RC, Baugh CM, Holsapple JW. Concussion Care Practices and Utilization of Evidence-Based Guidelines in the Evaluation and Management of Concussion: A Survey of New England Emergency Departments. J Neurotrauma. 2017 Feb 15; 34(4):861-868. PMID: 27112592.

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  • Published on 9/18/2015

    Nguyen TN, Masoud H, Tarlov N, Holsapple J, Chin LS, Norbash AM. Expanding Endovascular Therapy of Very Small Ruptured Aneurysms with the 1.5-mm Coil. Interv Neurol. 2015 Oct; 4(1-2):59-63. PMID: 26600799.

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  • Published on 5/28/2014

    Tschoe C, Holsapple JW, Binello E. Resection of Primary Brachial Plexus Tumor via a Modified Supraclavicular Approach. J Neurol Surg Rep. 2014 Aug; 75(1):e133-5. PMID: 25083372.

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  • Published on 1/29/2014

    Qin B, Tabbara AK, Delalle I, Holsapple J, Hohler A. An enigmatic brainstem posterior fossa ganglioglioma in an adult. Int J Neurosci. 2014 Sep; 124(9):704-6. PMID: 24405263.

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  • Published on 6/1/2013

    Burns JD, Green DM, Lau H, Winter M, Koyfman F, DeFusco CM, Holsapple JW, Kase CS. The effect of a neurocritical care service without a dedicated neuro-ICU on quality of care in intracerebral hemorrhage. Neurocrit Care. 2013 Jun; 18(3):305-12. PMID: 23479068.

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  • Published on 12/1/2012

    Orehek EK, Burns JD, Koyfman F, Azocar RJ, Holsapple JW, Green DM. Postpartum trifecta: simultaneous eclamptic intracerebral hemorrhage, PRES, and herniation due to intracranial hypotension. Neurocrit Care. 2012 Dec; 17(3):434-8. PMID: 23011750.

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  • Published on 5/1/2009

    Doxtader EE, Butts SC, Holsapple JW, Fuller CE. Aggressive pediatric meningioma with soft tissue and lymph node metastases: a case report. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2009 May-Jun; 12(3):244-8. PMID: 19086745.

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