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Eric Arias, MD

Eric Arias, MD is a neurointerventional surgeon in Denver, CO


Medical School: Columbia University – New York, NY


Neurological Surgery: Washington University / Barnes Jewish Hospital – St. Louis, MO


Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology: Washington University Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology – St. Louis, MO


Reynolds MR, Arias EJ, Derdeyn CP, Kim AH. Transorbital intracranial penetrating trauma with carotid artery injury: a multidisciplinary approach to management. J Neurosurg Sci 2018 Feb;62(1):89-91

Greenberg JK, Guniganti R, Arias EJ, Desai K, Washington CW, Yan Y, Weng H, Xiong C, Fondahn E, Cross DT, Moran CJ, Rich KM, Chicoine MR, Dhar R, Dacey RG Jr, Derdeyn CP, Zipfel GJ. Predictors of 30-day readmission after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: a case-control study. J Neurosurg. 2016 Aug 5:1-8

Signorelli JW, Osbun JW, Arias EJ, Reynolds LC, Chyatte D, Reynolds MR. Self-injection of household cleaning detergents into a ventriculoperitoneal shunt reservoir during a suicide attempt: a case report and literature review. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2016 Sep;158(9):1655-60

Reynolds MR, Boland MR, Arias EJ, Farrell M, Javadpour M, Caird J. Intraparenchymal Meningioma Within the Basal Ganglia of a Child: A Case Report. Br J Neurosurg. 2016 Jun;30(3):360-2

Arias EJ, Vajapey S, Reynolds MR, Chicoine MR, Rich KM, Dacey RG, Dorward IG, Derdeyn CP, Moran CJ, Cross DT, Zipfel GJ, Dhar R. Utility of Screening for Cerebral Vasospasm Using Digital Subtraction Angiography. Stroke. 2015 Nov;46(11):3137-41

Washington CW, Derdeyn CP, Dhar R, Arias EJ, Chicoine MR, Cross DT, Dacey RG, Han BH, Moran CJ, Rich KM, Vellimana AK, Zipfel GJ. A Phase I Proof of Concept and Safety Trial of Sildenafil to Treat Cerebral Vasospasm Following Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Journal of Neurosurgery 2016 Feb;124(2):318-27

Reynolds MR, Arias EJ, Chatterjee AR, Chicoine MR, Cross DT. Acute Rupture of a Feeding Artery Aneurysm after Embolization of a Brain Arteriovenous Malformation. Interv Neuroradiol. 2015 Oct;21(5):613-9

Arias EJ, Dunn GP, Washington CW, Derdeyn CP, Chicoine MR, Grubb RL, Moran CJ, Cross DT, Dacey RG, Zipfel GJ. Surgical Revascularization in North American Adults with Moyamoya Phenomenon: Long-Term Angiographic Follow-up. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2015 Jul;24(7):1597-608

Arias EJ, Zipfel GJ: High flow EC-IC bypass for a giant left MCA aneurysm. Neurosurg Focus 38:Video9, 2015

Reynolds MR, Mollman ME, Murphy R, Arias EJ, Zipfel GJ. Acute Rupture of a Previously Unruptured, Untreated Intracerebral Aneurysm during Induced Hypertension for Vasospasm in Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. J Spine Neurosurg 2014, 3

Arias EJ, Patel B, Cross DT, Moran CJ, Dacey RG, Zipfel GJ, Derdeyn CP. Timing and Nature of In-house Post-operative Events Following Uncomplicated Elective Endovascular Aneurysm Treatment. Journal of Neurosurgery; 2014 Aug 29 Epub

Jacobs SM, Arias EJ, Derdeyn CP, Couch SM, Custer PL. Carotid Cavernous Sinus Fistulas Without Superior Ophthalmic Vein Enlargement. Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; 2014 Aug 7. Epub

Arias EJ, Derdeyn CP, Dacey RG, Zipfel GJ. Advances and Surgical Considerations in the Treatment of Moyamoya Disease. Neurosurgery, 2014 Feb; 74 Suppl 1:S116-25

Ducruet AF, Hickman ZL, Zacharia BE, Arias EJ, Grobelny BT, Gorski JW, Mayer SA, Connolly ES. Genetic Determinants of Cerebral Vasospasm, Delayed Cerebral Ischemia, and Outcome Following Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow and Metabolism, 2010 Apr; 30(4): 676-88.

Komotar RJ, Starke RM, Arias EJ, Garrett MC, Otten ML, Merkow MB, Hassid B, Mocco J, Sughrue ME, Kim GH, Mack WJ, Ducruet AF, Connolly ES Jr, The Complement Cascade: New Avenues in Stroke Therapy. Current Vascular Pharmacology, 2009.7(3): p.287-292.

Komotar RJ, Arias EJ, Connolly ES Jr, Carotid Stenting Versus Endarterectomy in High-Risk Cases: What do “high-risk: and “equivalent” mean? Neurosurgery, 2008. 63(2): p. N7.

Komotar RJ, Arias EJ, Connolly ES Jr, Angevine, PD, Update: randomized clinical trials of surgery versus prolonged non-operative management of herniated lumbar discs. Neurosurgery, 2007. 61(3): p. N10.