Dr. Gavin W Britz MD Neurosurgeon

Dr. Gavin Britz is a neurosurgeon in Durham, North Carolina and is affiliated with Duke University Hospital. He received his medical degree from University of the Witwatersrand and has been in practice for 27 years. He is one of 28 doctors at Duke University Hospital who specialize in Neurological Surgery.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neurosurgeon: General Neurosurgery, Cerebrovascular, Skull Base

Hospital Affiliation

Duke University Hospital
Ranked #27 in Neurology & Neurosurgery

Education & Medical Training

Johns Hopkins University
Residency, General Surgery, 1992–1993

University of Washington
Residency, Neurological Surgery, 1993–2001

University of Washington
Fellowship, Neuroradiology, 2001–2003

University of the Witwatersrand
Class of 1987

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Neurological Surgery
Certified 7 years in Neurological Surgery

NC State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Most Compassionate Doctor, American Registry

Fellow (FAANS), American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications & Presentations

Use of pipeline flow diverting stents for wide neck intracranial aneurysms: A retrospective institutional review.
Agarwal, A.,Gokhale, S.,Gupta, J.,Raju, R.,Nimjee, S.,Smith, T.,Britz, G. W.

Effect of 6% hydroxyethyl starch 130/0.4 in 0.9% sodium chloride (Voluven®) on complications after subarachnoid hemorrhage: a retrospective analysis.
Khan, S. A.,Adogwa, O.,Gan, T. J.,Null, U. T.,Verla, T.,Gokhale, S.,White, W. D.,Britz, G. W.,Zomorodi, A. R.,James, M. L.,McDonagh, D. L.

Perioperative Cardiac Complications and 30 Day Mortality in Patients Undergoing Intracranial Aneurysmal Surgery With Adenosine Induced Flow Arrest: A Retrospective Comparative Study.
Khan, S. A.,McDonagh, D. L.,Adogwa, O.,Gokhale, S.,Toche, U. N.,Verla, T.,Zomorodi, A. R.,Britz, G. W.

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