• Robert C. Dauser, MD

    Dauser Robert

    Department or Service

    Department of Surgery, Neurosurgery



    Primary Location

    Texas Children's Hospital

    Contact Information

    6701 Fannin St.
    9th Floor
    Houston, TX 77030
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    Phone: 832-822-3950
    Fax:  832-825-9333

    Director of Cerebral Neurorevascularization Program - Texas Children's Hospital
    Associate Professor, Neurological Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine

    Medical School

    University of Michigan Medical School, Doctor of Medicine, 1977


    University of Michigan Medical School, Surgery, 1978


    University of Michigan Medical School, Neurosurgery, 1983


    University of Pennsylvania Health System, Pediatric Neurosurgery, 1986

    From Dr. Dauser

    Dr. Dauser has a clinical interest in the treatment of Moya Moya disease in children and has developed a surgical procedure for these types of patients. He is also conducting research aimed at reducing glial scarring in chronic spinal cord injury.

    Professional Organizations

    • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
    • American Society of Pediatric Neurosurgery
    • American Medical Association
    • Texas Medical Association
    • Harris County Medical Society

    Selected Publications

    Muscal JA, Sun Y, Nuchtern JG, Dauser RC, McGuffey LH, Gibson BW, Berg SL. Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid pharmacokinetics of thalidomide and lenalidomide in nonhuman primates. Cancer Chemotherapy and Pharmacology 2011 Nov 23.

    Hwang SW, Thomas JG, Whitehead WE, Curry DJ, Dauser RC, Kim ES, Luerssen TG, Jea A. Left thorascopic sympathectomy for refractory long QT syndrome in children. Journal of Neurosurgery:  Pediatrics 2011 Nov;8(5):455-9.

    Hwang SW, AL-Shamy G, Whitehead WE, Curry DJ, Dauser RC, Luerssen TG, Jea A. Amenorrhea complicating endoscopic third ventriculostomy in the pediatric age group. Journal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics 2011 Sep;8(3):325-8.

    Hwang SW, Thomas JG, Blumberg TJ, Whitehead WE, Curry DJ, Dauser RC, Luerssen TG, Jea A. Kyphectomy in patients with myelomeningocele treated with pedicle screw-only constructs: case reports and review. Journal of Neurosurgery:  Pediatrics 2011 Jul;8(1):63-70.

    Fulkerson DH, Satyan KB, Wilder LM, Riviello JJ, Stayer SA, Whitehead WE, Curry DJ, Dauser RC, Luerssen TG, Jea A. Intraoperative monitoring of motor evoked potentials in very young children. Journal of Neurosurgery:  Pediatrics 2011 Apr;7(4):331-7.

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