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Faculty, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

Dr. Mustafa Baskaya is an associate professor at University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. He has a strong and diverse background in both research and clinical care. He specializes in surgery for cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations, cavernous angiomas and revascularization for stroke such as carotid endarterectomy, bypass surgery, complex brain tumors with deep locations (gliomas and metastatic tumors) and tumors of the skull base such as meningiomas, acoustic neuromas and and pituitary adenomas. Dr. Baskaya also provides microsurgery of spinal cord tumors.

Specialties

Neurosurgery

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UW Hospital and Clinics
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Hospital Affiliation(s)

University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics (primary)
Veterans Hospital - Wm. S. Middleton Memorial (secondary)

Languages Spoken

Turkish, English
Medical interpreters are available to help patients communicate with hospital and clinic staff. For more information, please contact interpreter services at (608) 262-9000.

UW School of Medicine and Public Health

Department of Neurological Surgery

Professional Certifications and Education

Board Certification Neurological Surgery
Fellowship University of Miami, FL
Louisiana State University Medical Center, Shreveport, LA
Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
Residency University of Miami, FL
University of Ankara, Turkey
Medical School Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey

Procedures

Our doctors provide a wide range of services. The following list represents some, but not all, of the procedures offered by this physician.

Programs & Conditions

Research

Dr. Baskaya has published numerous papers concerning the surgical management of intracranial aneurysms, subarachnoid hemorrhage, microsurgical anatomy of the skull base and cerebral ischemia and brain injury after trauma. He serves as an associate editor of Neuroanatomy Journal and an editorial board member of Annals of Neurosurgery (e-journal).


PubMed Articles
Gürer B Canbay S Bozkurt M Cikla U Hananya T Okut H Başkaya MK . Microsurgical anatomy of the denticulate ligaments and their relationship with the axilla of the spinal nerve roots. Clin Anat. 2014 Jul;27(5):733-7
[PubMed ID: 23897545]
Wolf RC Philippi CL Motzkin JC Baskaya MK Koenigs M . Ventromedial prefrontal cortex mediates visual attention during facial emotion recognition. Brain. 2014 Jun;137(Pt 6):1772-80
[PubMed ID: 24691392]
Canbay S Gürer B Bozkurt M Comert A Izci Y Başkaya MK . Anatomical relationship and positions of the lumbar and sacral segments of the spinal cord according to the vertebral bodies and the spinal roots. Clin Anat. 2014 Mar;27(2):227-33
[PubMed ID: 23649511]
Motzkin JC Philippi CL Wolf RC Baskaya MK Koenigs M . Ventromedial Prefrontal Cortex Is Critical for the Regulation of Amygdala Activity in Humans. Biol Psychiatry. 2014 Feb 26;
[PubMed ID: 24673881]
Anderson BM Khuntia D Bentzen SM Geye HM Hayes LL Kuo JS Baskaya MK Badie B Basavatia A Pyle GM Tomé WA Mehta MP . Single institution experience treating 104 vestibular schwannomas with fractionated stereotactic radiation therapy or stereotactic radiosurgery. J Neurooncol. 2014 Jan;116(1):187-93
[PubMed ID: 24142200]
Cıkla U Kujoth GC Başkaya MK . A stepwise illustration of the retrosigmoid approach for resection of a cerebellopontine meningioma. Neurosurg Focus. 2014 Jan;36(1 Suppl):1
[PubMed ID: 24380520]
Gürer B Bozkurt M Neves G Cikla U Hananya T Antar V Salamat S Başkaya MK . The subparietal and parietooccipital sulci: an anatomical study. Clin Anat. 2013 Sep;26(6):667-74
[PubMed ID: 23813655]
Özgiray E Aktüre E Patel N Baggott C Bozkurt M Niemann D Başkaya MK . How reliable and accurate is indocyanine green video angiography in the evaluation of aneurysm obliteration? Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2013 Jul;115(7):870-8
[PubMed ID: 22959212]
Lake W Chang JE Kennedy T Morgan A Salamat S Başkaya MK . A case series of primary central nervous system posttransplantation lymphoproliferative disorder: imaging and clinical characteristics. Neurosurgery. 2013 Jun;72(6):960-70; discussion 970
[PubMed ID: 23685504]
Nickele C Hanna A Baskaya MK . Osteotomy for laminoplasty without soft tissue penetration, performed using a harmonic bone scalpel: instrumentation and technique. J Neurol Surg A Cent Eur Neurosurg. 2013 May;74(3):183-6
[PubMed ID: 23504672]
Miranpuri AS Aktüre E Baggott CD Miranpuri A Uluç K Güneş VE Lin Y Niemann DB Başkaya MK . Demographic, circadian, and climatic factors in non-aneurysmal versus aneursymal subarachnoid hemorrhage. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2013 Mar;115(3):298-303
[PubMed ID: 22770541]
Gürer B Antar V Cikla U Bauer A Baskaya MK . Intraoperative dynamic assessment of the posterior communicating artery and its branches by indocyanine green videoangiography. Surg Neurol Int. 2013;4:122
[PubMed ID: 24232934]
Akture E Salamat S Baskaya MK . Intracranial blastomycosis presenting as an enhancing cerebellopontine mass. Turk Neurosurg. 2013;23(2):252-5
[PubMed ID: 23546914]
Nickele CM Akture E Gubbels SP Başkaya MK . A stepwise illustration of the translabyrinthine approach to a large cystic vestibular schwannoma. Neurosurg Focus. 2012 Sep;33(3):E11
[PubMed ID: 22937845]
Gartrell BC Hansen MR Gantz BJ Gluth MB Mowry SE Aagaard-Kienitz BL Baskaya MK Gubbels SP . Facial and lower cranial neuropathies after preoperative embolization of jugular foramen lesions with ethylene vinyl alcohol. Otol Neurotol. 2012 Sep;33(7):1270-5
[PubMed ID: 22801041]
Bozkurt M Canbay S Neves GF Aktüre E Fidan E Salamat MS Başkaya MK . Microsurgical anatomy of the dorsal thoracic rootlets and dorsal root entry zones. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2012 Jul;154(7):1235-9
[PubMed ID: 22653495]
Başkaya MK Uluç K . Application of a new fenestrated clip (Yaşargil T-bar clip) for the treatment of fusiform M1 aneurysm: case illustration and technical report. Neurosurgery. 2012 Jun;70(2 Suppl Operative):339-42
[PubMed ID: 21869719]
Aktüre E Arat A Niemann DB Salamat MS Başkaya MK . Bilateral A1 fenestrations: Report of two cases and literature review. Surg Neurol Int. 2012;3:43
[PubMed ID: 22574252]
Agrawal B Dziurzynski K Salamat MS Baskaya M . The temporal association of sphenoid sinus mucosal thickening on MR imaging with pituitary apoplexy. Turk Neurosurg. 2012;22(6):785-90
[PubMed ID: 23208917]
Turkoglu E Arat A Patel N Kertmen H Başkaya MK . Anterior communicating artery aneurysm associated with an infraoptic course of anterior cerebral artery and rare variant of the persistent trigeminal artery: a case report and literature review. Clin Neurol Neurosurg. 2011 May;113(4):335-40
[PubMed ID: 21269759]