Ramachandra Tummala

Program Director

Ramu Tummala, MD


Dr. Tummala is the Program Director of the Endovascular Surgical Neuroradiology Fellowship at the University of Minnesota Medical School. He is listed as the first author for 13 of 57 research articles he's published in peer-reviewed journals and in 4 of 8 articles submitted to non-peer reviewed journals. He is also listed as the first author on 6 of 11 book chapters or monographs. Dr. Tummala has been invited to speak during numerous national and international meetings. In addition, he is an ad hoc manuscript reviewer for the journals, Neurosurgery and World Neurosurgery. He earned his medical degree from the University of Alabama at Birmingham and completed his residency in neurosurgery at the University of Minnesota. He finished two fellowships, one in Cerebrovascular/Skull Base Surgery at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital and another in Neuroendovascular Surgery at the University of Buffalo, NY. He has been a faculty member since 2014.

Core Faculty

Andrew Grande

Andrew Grande, MD, FAHA, FAANS

Clinical interests: Treating cerebral vascular diseases, using either open vascular or endovascular techniques, treating complex aneurysms, moyamoya disease, and trigeminal neuralgia.

Bharathi Jagadeesan

Bharathi Jagadeesan, MD

Clinical interests: Cerebral aneurysm, arteriovenous malformations, carotid artery disease; trigeminal neuralgia, Intracranial/extracranial stenosis, moyamoya disease, stem cells and the treatment of stroke, high-field MRI imaging, molecular imaging