Hector E James

Hector E James, MD, FAANS, FAAP, FCCM

Courtesy Professor

Department: Neurosurgery – Jacksonville
Business Phone: (619) 993-7959
Business Email: hector.james@jax.ufl.edu

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDT7650 Elect Top/Neurol Surg

Board Certifications

  • Neurological Surgery
    American Board of Neurological Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurological Surgery
    American Board of Pediatric Neurological Surgery

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Neurosurgery
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery

Research Profile

see CV.

Publications

2016
Letter to the Editor: Suboccipital decompression without dural opening.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 17(5):636-7 [DOI] 10.3171/2015.9.PEDS15566. [PMID] 26771679.
2016
Pediatric Neurosurgery Patients Need More than a Pediatric Neurosurgeon. Part II. A Clinical Report: In the USA Lack of Parent/Caregiver Compliance Interferes with the Patient Care Sequence.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 51(5):229-35 [DOI] 10.1159/000445897. [PMID] 27165666.
2016
Pediatric neurosurgery telemedicine clinics: a model to provide care to geographically underserved areas of the United States and its territories.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 25(6):753-757 [PMID] 27589599.
2016
Young adults with spina bifida transitioned to a medical home: a survey of medical care in Jacksonville, Florida.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 17(2):203-207 [DOI] 10.3171/2015.7.PEDS14694. [PMID] 26496631.
2015
Letter to the Editor: Carbon dioxide laser and corpus callosotomy.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 16(5):610-611 [DOI] 10.3171/2015.4.PEDS15247. [PMID] 26314204.
2015
Solid noninfectious growing masses over cerebrospinal fluid shunts: report of 3 cases.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 15(4):406-9 [DOI] 10.3171/2014.10.PEDS14237. [PMID] 25634820.
2015
The value of head circumference measurements after 36 months of age: a clinical report and review of practice patterns.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 16(2):186-94 [DOI] 10.3171/2014.12.PEDS14251. [PMID] 25932781.
2013
Initiating a pediatric spasticity program with multispecialty and multi-institutional support: a preliminary report.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 49(1):11-5 [DOI] 10.1159/000355125. [PMID] 24107310.
2013
Pediatric Neurosurgery Patients Need More than a Neurological Surgeon: A Clinical Experience
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2013
Spinal dysraphism.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 11(5):612-3 [DOI] 10.3171/2012.11.PEDS12556. [PMID] 23452032.
2012
Concerning the Article By Khursheed Et Al.: `Fetus in Feto With Spinal Dysraphism’
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2012
Tethered Cord
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 9
2011
Advanced registered nurse practitioners and physician assistants in the practice of pediatric neurosurgery: a clinical report.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 47(5):359-63 [DOI] 10.1159/000337727. [PMID] 22572571.
2011
Concepts on childhood microcrania: a clinical overview for the neurosurgeon who is evaluating a child with a small head.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 47(5):354-8 [DOI] 10.1159/000337875. [PMID] 22584605.
2011
Creating a working group for prenatal diagnosis and management as a venue to facilitate neurosurgery health care delivery.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 47(3):176-9 [DOI] 10.1159/000331567. [PMID] 22041338.
2011
Ultrasound-aided fixation of biodegradable implants in pediatric craniofacial surgery.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 47(5):349-53 [DOI] 10.1159/000337874. [PMID] 22571919.
2010
Initiating, developing and evaluating a comprehensive spinal defects clinic: a clinical report.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 46(5):329-34 [DOI] 10.1159/000320132. [PMID] 21346394.
2010
Titanium screws as fiducial markers for image-guided stereotactic proton irradiation in pediatric central nervous system tumors: a technical report.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 46(3):227-31 [DOI] 10.1159/000320147. [PMID] 21051922.
2009
Ultrasound-aided fixation of a biodegradable cranial fixation system: uses in pediatric neurosurgery.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 3(5):420-4 [DOI] 10.3171/2009.2.PEDS08230. [PMID] 19409022.
2008
Aggressive management of shunt infection: combined intravenous and intraventricular antibiotic therapy for twelve or less days.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 44(2):104-11 [DOI] 10.1159/000113111. [PMID] 18230923.
2008
Concerning the article by Jorgenson et al., Pediatr Neurosurg 2007;43:449-455 Vancomycin disposition and penetration into ventricular fluid of the central nervous system following intravenous therapy in patients with cerebrospinal devices.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 44(5) [DOI] 10.1159/000149916. [PMID] 18703895.
2008
Management of complicated shunt infections: a clinical report.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 1(3):223-8 [DOI] 10.3171/PED/2008/1/3/223. [PMID] 18352767.
2008
Shunt Infection – Response
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 2
2008
Ventriculogallbladder shunts in pediatric patients.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics. 1(4):284-7 [DOI] 10.3171/PED/2008/1/5/284. [PMID] 18377303.
2007
Spinal peritoneal shunts for conditions other than hydrocephalus and pseudotumor cerebri: a clinical report.
Pediatric neurosurgery. 43(6):456-60 [PMID] 17992032.
2006
Primary treatment with temporary subcutaneous peritoneal shunts for postoperative spinal cerebrospinal fluid fistulas.
Journal of neurosurgery. 104(5 Suppl):299-301 [PMID] 16848084.
2006
The effect of intravenous fluid replacement on the response to mannitol in experimental cerebral edema: an analysis of intracranial pressure, serum osmolality, serum electrolytes, and brain water content.
Acta neurochirurgica. Supplement. 96:125-9 [PMID] 16671439.
2005
Terminal myelocystocele.
Journal of neurosurgery. 103(5 Suppl):443-5 [PMID] 16302617.

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(619) 993-7959
Emails:
Addresses:
Business Mailing:
836 Prudential Drive, Suite 1205
UF Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery – Jacksonville
Jacksonville FL 32207
Business Street:
836 Prudential Drive, Suite 1205
UF Health Pediatric Neurosurgery – Prudential Drive
Jacksonville FL 32207