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    Christopher Dardis, MD

    Neuro-Oncology (602) 406-6262

    Christopher Dardis, MD, is a neurologist specializing in neuro-oncology at Barrow Neurological Institute. He is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.

    Dr. Dardis specializes in the treatment of tumors of the brain, spinal cord, and peripheral nerves. He is a member of the American Academy of Neurology, the American Medical Association, the Society for Neuro-Oncology, and the American Association for Cancer Research.

    Dr. Dardis earned his medical degree from the Trinity College School of Medicine. He completed his neurology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and a neuro-oncology fellowship at Barrow Neurological Institute.

    His research interests include the analysis of survival data and the use of generic medicines in the treatment of cancer.

    For more information or to request an appointment with Dr. Dardis, please call (602) 406-6262.

    Fax: (602) 406-6261

    Education & Training
    • Fellowship, Barrow Neurological Institute, Neuro-Oncology, 2012-2014
    • Residency, SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Neurology, 2008-2012
    • Residency, Trinity College, School of Medicine, Medicine, 2004-2008
    • MB, BAo, BCh, MD, Trinity College, School of Medicine, 1997-2004
    Professional Memberships
    • American Academy of Neurology
    • American Medical Association
    • Society for Neuro-Oncology
    • American Association for Cancer Research
    • Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program
    • Medical Council of Ireland
    • Arizona Medical Association
    Honors and Awards
    • Winner, Dignity Health “Hello Humankindness” Essay Contest, Resident/Attending Physician Section, St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, 2014
    • Henry Cooke Drury Student Research Fellowship, Trinity College, School of Medicine, 2001-2002
    • Entrance Exhibition Award, Trinity College, 1997
    Selected Publications
    1. Dardis C, Craciun R, Schell R. Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome in the setting of COPD: Proposed pathogenesis. Med Hypotheses. 2013;80(2):197-200.
    2. Iyer PM, McNamara PH, Fitzgerald M, Smyth L, Dardis C, Jawad T, Plunkett PK, Doherty CP. A seizure care pathway in the emergency department: preliminary quality and safety improvements. Epilepsy Res Treat. 2012;2012:273175.
    3. Dardis C, Omoregie E, Ly V. Fatal serotonin syndrome precipitated by oxcarbazepine in a patient using an selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor. Neurologist. 2012;18(4):204-205.
    4. Dardis C, Sharfstein S. An unusual complication of hypertensive hemorrhage – delayed oculomotor palsy: case report and literature review. Case Rep Neurol. 2011;3(3):214-218.
    5. Anziska BJ, Dardis C, Levine SR. Reversible cerebral vasoconstriction syndrome: a rose by any other name? Arch Neurol. 2011;68(8):976-977.
    6. Carney R, Dardis C, Cullen WK, Felipo V, Anwyl R, Rowan MJ. Early spatial memory deficit induced by 2,5-hexanedione in the rat. Toxicol Lett. 2002;128(1-3):107-115.

    About Barrow

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premier destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.