Oladi Bentho, MD

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology

Oladi Bentho

Contact Info

Office Address:
516 Delaware St. SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Administrative Assistant Name
Jackie Phetchantho

Administrative Email

Assistant Professor, Department of Neurology

Neurocritical Care Fellowship Program Director

MD, Howard University College of Medicine, 2011

Residency in Neurology, Case Western Reserve University, 2015

Fellowship in Neurocritical Care, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2017

MS, Biotechnology, Johns Hopkins University, 2007

BA, Hamline University, 2004


Dr. Bentho is a board certified neurocritical care specialist. He treats patients with primarily neurological or neurosurgical conditions that require acute care in the intensive care unit. He is also the Neurocritical care fellowship program director.


Ischemic stroke, Intracerebral hemorrhage, Saubrachnoid hemorrhage, Traumatic brain injury, Severe seizure, Spinal cord injury, Critical care, Acute neuromuscular disease


Research Summary/Interests

My research interest is in identifying mechanism of injury in intracerebral hemorrhage patients and prognostication of such patients. I’m also interested in improving neuroprognostication post cardiac arrest. 

Research Funding Grants

1. Stroke Hyperglycemia Insulin Network Effort (The SHINE Trial), Principal Investigator,

2. Multi-arm Optimization of Stroke Thrombolysis (MOST): a blinded, randomized controlled adaptive

multi-arm, adjunctive-thrombolysis efficacy trial in ischemic stroke, Principal Investigator,

3. Carotid Revascularization and Management for Asymptomatic Carotid Stenosis Trial (CREST-2), Co-Investigator

4. AtRial Cardiopathy and Antithrombotic Drugs In prevention After cryptogenic stroke (ARCADIA), Co-Investigator


Board Certifications

2015 Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology- Neurology

2017 United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties- Neurocritical Care

Clinical Interests

Ischemic stroke; Intracerebral hemorrhage; Catecholamine; Post cardiac arrest prognostication