Chevis N. Shannon, M.B.A., Dr.P.H.

Research Associate Professor
Faculty Appointments
Research Associate Professor of Neurological Surgery Research Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Dr.P.H., PUBLIC HEALTH, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AlabamaM.P.H., Epidemiology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AlabamaM.B.A., Florida State University, Tallahassee, FloridaB.S., Finance, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama
Office Address
2200 Children's Way
Nashville, TN 37232-9557
Raees MA, Morgan CD, Pinto VL, Westrick AC, Shannon CN, Christian KG, Mettler BA, Bichell DP. Neonatal Aortic Arch Reconstruction With Direct Splanchnic Perfusion Avoids Deep Hypothermia. Ann. Thorac. Surg [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul 7/11/2017; PMID: 28709662, PII: S0003-4975(17)30600-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.athoracsur.2017.04.037, ISSN: 1552-6259.

Wellons JC, Shannon CN, Holubkov R, Riva-Cambrin J, Kulkarni AV, Limbrick DD, Whitehead W, Browd S, Rozzelle C, Simon TD, Tamber MS, Oakes WJ, Drake J, Luerssen TG, Kestle J, . Shunting outcomes in posthemorrhagic hydrocephalus: results of a Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network prospective cohort study. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul; 20(1): 19-29. PMID: 28452657, DOI: 10.3171/2017.1.PEDS16496, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Dewan MC, Lim J, Shannon CN, Wellons JC. The durability of endoscopic third ventriculostomy and ventriculoperitoneal shunts in children with hydrocephalus following posterior fossa tumor resection: a systematic review and time-to-failure analysis. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2017 May; 19(5): 578-84. PMID: 28291428, DOI: 10.3171/2017.1.PEDS16536, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Pinto VL, Pruthi S, Westrick AC, Shannon CN, Bridges BC, Le TM. Brain MRI findings in pediatric patients post ECMO. ASAIO J [print-electronic]. 2017 Apr 4/6/2017; PMID: 28394816, DOI: 10.1097/MAT.0000000000000580, ISSN: 1538-943X.

Dudley AG, Casella DP, Lauderdale CJ, Zhao S, Chen H, Tanaka ST, Thomas JC, Pope JC, Adams MC, Brock JW, Shannon CN, Clayton DB. Interrater Reliability in Pediatric Urodynamic Tracings: A Pilot Study. J. Urol [print-electronic]. 2017 Mar; 197(3 Pt 2): 865-70. PMID: 27936385, PII: S0022-5347(16)31516-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2016.10.053, ISSN: 1527-3792.

Whitehead WE, Riva-Cambrin J, Kulkarni AV, Wellons JC, Rozzelle CJ, Tamber MS, Limbrick DD, Browd SR, Naftel RP, Shannon CN, Simon TD, Holubkov R, Illner A, Cochrane DD, Drake JM, Luerssen TG, Oakes WJ, Kestle JR, . Ventricular catheter entry site and not catheter tip location predicts shunt survival: a secondary analysis of 3 large pediatric hydrocephalus studies. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2017 Feb; 19(2): 157-67. PMID: 27813457, DOI: 10.3171/2016.8.PEDS16229, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Dewan MC, Lim J, Morgan CD, Gannon SR, Shannon CN, Wellons JC, Naftel RP. Endoscopic third ventriculostomy with choroid plexus cauterization outcome: distinguishing success from failure. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Dec; 25(6): 655-62. PMID: 27564786, DOI: 10.3171/2016.6.PEDS1675, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Mistry AM, Niesner KJ, Lake WB, Forbes JA, Shannon CN, Kasl RA, Konrad PE, Neimat JS. Neurovascular Compression at the Root Entry Zone Correlates with Trigeminal Neuralgia and Early Microvascular Decompression Outcome. World Neurosurg [print-electronic]. 2016 Nov; 95: 208-13. PMID: 27546336, PMCID: PMC5143191, PII: S1878-8750(16)30706-9, DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.08.040, ISSN: 1878-8769.

He L, Gannon S, Shannon CN, Rocque BG, Riva-Cambrin J, Naftel RP. Surgeon interrater reliability in the endoscopic assessment of cistern scarring and aqueduct patency. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Sep; 18(3): 320-4. PMID: 27231825, PMCID: PMC5434973, DOI: 10.3171/2016.3.PEDS15648, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Ladner TR, Greenberg JK, Guerrero N, Olsen MA, Shannon CN, Yarbrough CK, Piccirillo JF, Anderson RC, Feldstein NA, Wellons JC, Smyth MD, Park TS, Limbrick DD. Chiari malformation Type I surgery in pediatric patients. Part 1: validation of an ICD-9-CM code search algorithm. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 May; 17(5): 519-24. PMID: 26799412, PMCID: PMC4853277, DOI: 10.3171/2015.10.PEDS15370, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Greenberg JK, Olsen MA, Yarbrough CK, Ladner TR, Shannon CN, Piccirillo JF, Anderson RC, Wellons JC, Smyth MD, Park TS, Limbrick DD. Chiari malformation Type I surgery in pediatric patients. Part 2: complications and the influence of comorbid disease in California, Florida, and New York. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 May; 17(5): 525-32. PMID: 26799408, PMCID: PMC4876706, DOI: 10.3171/2015.10.PEDS15369, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Kestle JR, Holubkov R, Douglas Cochrane D, Kulkarni AV, Limbrick DD, Luerssen TG, Jerry Oakes W, Riva-Cambrin J, Rozzelle C, Simon TD, Walker ML, Wellons JC, Browd SR, Drake JM, Shannon CN, Tamber MS, Whitehead WE, . A new Hydrocephalus Clinical Research Network protocol to reduce cerebrospinal fluid shunt infection. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr; 17(4): 391-6. PMID: 26684763, DOI: 10.3171/2015.8.PEDS15253, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Riva-Cambrin J, Kestle JR, Holubkov R, Butler J, Kulkarni AV, Drake J, Whitehead WE, Wellons JC, Shannon CN, Tamber MS, Limbrick DD, Rozzelle C, Browd SR, Simon TD, . Risk factors for shunt malfunction in pediatric hydrocephalus: a multicenter prospective cohort study. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Apr; 17(4): 382-90. PMID: 26636251, DOI: 10.3171/2015.6.PEDS14670, ISSN: 1933-0715.

O'Lynnger TM, Shannon CN, Le TM, Greeno A, Chung D, Lamb FS, Wellons JC. Standardizing ICU management of pediatric traumatic brain injury is associated with improved outcomes at discharge. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan; 17(1): 19-26. PMID: 26451717, DOI: 10.3171/2015.5.PEDS1544, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Ladner TR, Westrick AC, Wellons JC, Shannon CN. Health-related quality of life in pediatric Chiari Type I malformation: the Chiari Health Index for Pediatrics. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan; 17(1): 76-85. PMID: 26431245, DOI: 10.3171/2015.5.PEDS1513, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Morgan CD, Wolf MS, Le TM, Shannon CN, Wellons JC, Mettler BA. Cerebral ventriculomegaly after the bidirectional Glenn (BDG) shunt: a single-institution retrospective analysis. Childs Nerv Syst [print-electronic]. 2015 Nov; 31(11): 2131-4. PMID: 26280632, PII: 10.1007/s00381-015-2881-5, DOI: 10.1007/s00381-015-2881-5, ISSN: 1433-0350.

Ladner TR, Dewan MC, Day MA, Shannon CN, Tomycz L, Tulipan N, Wellons JC. Posterior odontoid process angulation in pediatric Chiari I malformation: an MRI morphometric external validation study. J Neurosurg Pediatr [print-electronic]. 2015 Aug; 16(2): 138-45. PMID: 26053869, DOI: 10.3171/2015.1.PEDS14475, ISSN: 1933-0715.

Greenberg JK, Ladner TR, Olsen MA, Shannon CN, Liu J, Yarbrough CK, Piccirillo JF, Wellons JC, Smyth MD, Park TS, Limbrick DD. Validation of an International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision Code Algorithm for Identifying Chiari Malformation Type 1 Surgery in Adults. Neurosurgery. 2015 Aug; 77(2): 269-73. PMID: 25924208, PMCID: PMC4506217, DOI: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000778, ISSN: 1524-4040.

Greenberg JK, Ladner TR, Olsen MA, Shannon CN, Liu J, Yarbrough CK, Piccirillo JF, Wellons JC, Smyth MD, Park TS, Limbrick DD. Complications and Resource Use Associated With Surgery for Chiari Malformation Type 1 in Adults: A Population Perspective. Neurosurgery. 2015 Aug; 77(2): 261-8. PMID: 25910086, PMCID: PMC4506249, DOI: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000777, ISSN: 1524-4040.