Tyler Carson, D.O

Tyler Carson, D.O

Neurosurgeon (Board Eligible)Fellowship in Spine

Education

  • 2008-2012 Western University of Health Sciences, COMP – Doctor of Osteopathy 2012
  • 1999-2003 University of California Los Angeles – B.S. Materials Engineering 2003

Post-Graduate Training

  • 2018-2019  University of Tennessee, Dr. Kevin Foley – Spine Fellowship
  • 2013-2018  Riverside University Health System, Moreno Valley, CA – Neurosurgery Residency
  • 2012-2013  Arrowhead Regional Medical Center, Colton, CA – Internship

Prior Work Experience

2003-2008   Northrop Grumman Space Technology – Materials/Composite Engineer

Research Experience

  • 2012- Present - Various clinical and device development projects related to neurosurgery
  • 2009 - Western University Summer Research Fellow
  • 2002-2003 - UCLA Materials Science Department Dr. Yang – YY lab

Publications/Posters/Abstracts

  • Carson TA, Ghanchi H, Toor H, et al. Novel Method of Non-contact Remote Measurement of Neuronal Electrical Activity. Cureus. 2018;10(9):e3384. Published 2018 Sep 28. doi:10.7759/cureus.3384
  • Carson T, Ghanchi H, Billings M, Cortez V, Sweiss R, Miulli D. Bedside Intracranial Hematoma Evacuation and Intraparenchymal Drain Placement for Spontaneous Intracranial Hematoma Larger than 30cc in Volume: Institutional Experience and Patient Outcomes. J Neurosci Rural Pract. 2018;9(4):582–586. doi:10.4103/jnrp.jnrp_93_18
  • Carson T, Miulli D. Bedside twist drill aspiration of cerebral abscess less than 2.5 cm in size: A case series and discussion.Surg Neurol Int. 2017 Sep 26;8:230. doi: 10.4103/sni.sni_291_16. eCollection 2017.
  • Carson, T, Billings, M, Goldenberg, T, Cortez, VA, Miulli, D. (2017). Delayed Intracerebral Hemorrhage. In T. Hiscock (Ed), Neurosurgical Intensive Care. (pp. 116-137). New York, NY: Thieme Publishers New York.
  • Carson, T, Cramer, D, Miulli, D. (2017). Neurophysiology in the Neurosurgical Intensive Care Unit: Options, Indications and Interpretations. In T. Hiscock (Ed), Neurosurgical Intensive Care. (pp. 177-193). New York, NY: Thieme Publishers New York.
  • Carson, T, Miulli, D, Siddiqi, J. (2017). Intracranial Pressure Fundamentals. In T. Hiscock (Ed), Neurosurgical Intensive Care. (pp. 225-234). New York, NY: Thieme Publishers New York.
  • Carson, T, Cramer, D, Miulli, D Siddiqi, J. (2017). Cerebral Protection Measures. In T. Hiscock (Ed), Neurosurgical Intensive Care. (pp. 235-247). New York, NY: Thieme Publishers New York.
  • Carson T, Cortez V, Miulli D. Bedside Intracranial Hematoma Evacuation and Intraparenchymal Drain Placement for Spontaneous Intracranial Hematoma Larger than 30 cc in Volume: Institutional Experience and Patient Outcomes. Podium and Poster Presentation at 2017 Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons, Washington D.C.
  • Carson T, Harari O, Miulli D, Gnass S, Siddiqi J. Improved Surgical Site Infection Rates of Neurosurgical Procedures through Implementation of Perioperative Care and Standardization of Operating Room Protocols in a University Health Care Setting. Abstract oral presentation at California Association of Neurological Surgeons (CANS) January 17, 2017.
  • Carson T, Miulli D. Bedside twist drill aspiration of cerebral abscess less than 2.5cm in size: A case series and discussion. Poster Presentation at 2016 Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons, Phoenix, AZ.
  • Carson T, Zhao K, Miulli D. Benefits of Methylphenidate on Patients with Brain Injury in an Acute Setting. Podium and Poster Presentation at 2015 Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons, Chicago, IL.
  • Carson T, Schulz K, Robinson E, Miulli D, Siddiqi J. Endoscopic Third Ventriculostomy for the Treatment of Neurosyphilis Induced Obstructive Hydrocephalus. Poster session presented at the 2013 Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons, Las Vegas, NV.
  • Li, J , Carson T., Gnass E. et al. (2011, March). Insulinoma of the Pancreatic Neck. Poster session presented at 79thAnnual Postgraduate Convention (APC) at Loma Linda University.
  • Huynh KP, Le T, Carson TA, et al. (2011, May). Does Dihydropyridine Calcium Channel Blockers Lower Serum Sodium: Nifedipine versus Amlodipine on Sodium Levels. Poster Presentation ARMC Research Conference
  • Carson TA. & Bi X. & Qin, Q. Abnormal dendritic development in hippocampal neurons with maternal Ube3A deletion, Journal of Investigative Medicine, Vol.58 (1), #450, 2010. Oral presentation at AFMR Western Regional Meeting January 2010, Carmel, CA.
  • Carson, T. & Panchal R. & Miulli, D. (2010, October). Grading Lumbar Spinal Stenosis: A proposal of MRI measurement Techniques. Poster session presented at the 2010 Annual Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA.
  • Carson TA. (2009, August) Microinjection: A method for studying abnormal dendritic development in hippocampal neurons with maternal UBE3A deletion. Oral presentation at 2ndAnnual Student Technology and Research Symposium (STARS), Pomona, CA

Honors & Awards

  • 2018   Neurosurgery Resident of the year
  • 2017   3rd place ACOS resident Annual Paper - Novel Method of Non-contact Remote Measurement of Neuronal Electrical Activity
  • 2015   2nd place Neurosurgery specialty poster presentation for Benefits of Methylphenidate on Patients with Brain Injury in an Acute Setting at 2015 ACOS convention.
  • 2015   2nd place Neurosurgery specialty podium presentation for Benefits of Methylphenidate on Patients with Brain Injury in an Acute Setting at 2015 ACOS convention.
  • 2012   President's Award – For service to the University
  • 2012   Pauline Weiss Pumerantz Memorial Award – Commitment to education and role model for future generations of students.
  • 2011   2nd Place in Neurosurgery specialty poster presentation of Grading Lumbar Spinal Stenosis at ACOS 2010 convention
  • 2009   “Most Technically Difficult” research on mutant ube3a mouse hippocampal neurons at 2009 Western University Annual S.T.A.R.S symposium
  • 2003   William J. Knapp Scholarship for outstanding undergraduate student in the field of ceramic engineering
  • 1998   Eagle Scout (Boy Scouts of America)

Editorial Boards

  • Ad Hoc Reviewer. Spine since 2017.
  • Reviewer for World Neurosurgery
  • Reviewer for Contemporary Reviews in Neurology and Neurosurgery

Professional Memberships

  • Member of American Association of Neurological Surgeons (AANS)
  • Member of North American Spine Society (NASS)
  • California Association of Neurological Surgeons (CANS)
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons (ACOS)
  • American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
  • American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
  • American Osteopathic Association
  • North American Spine Society
  • Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of California
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • California Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • San Bernardino Medical Society
  • American Medical Association