Kwo Wei David Ho, MD, PhD is a clinical pain fellow at Stanford University. He is a neurologist with skill sets in interventional pain management. His current research interest is in pain genetics and neuromodulation.
Address: 450 Broadway Street, MC6343, Redwood City, CA 94063
Selected recent publications:
Rempe T, Ho KW, Shahid M, Yang L, Chuquilin M. Neurofascin 140 and 155 antibodies in an atypical case of POEMS syndrome. Muscle & Nerve, 2019 Apr 24. PMID: 31018253
Ho KW, Rempe T, Jerath N, Antony A. Dorsal Root Ganglion Stimulation As a Potentially Effective Treatment for Painful Hereditary and Idiopathic Axonal Polyneuropathy: A Retrospective Case Series. Neuromodulation. 2019 Feb 14. PMID 30762923
Ho KW, Smith C, Chuquilin M, Bruzzone MJ. An unusual case of posterior column myelopathy. Journal of Clinical Neurocience. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocn.2018.12.012
Ho KW & Jerath N. T118M variant of PMP22 gene presenting with painful peripheral neuropathy? a case series and review of the literature. Case Reports in Genetics. 2018 Dec 25;2018: 2618071. PMID 30675404
Ho KW, Jerath NU.V144D Mutation of SPTLC1 Can Present with Both Painful and Painless Phenotypes in Hereditary Sensory and Autonomic Neuropathies Type I. Case Rep Genet. 2018 Oct 18;2018:1898151. PMID: 30420926
Ho KW, Han S, Jancic D, Nielsen JV, Jancic D, Hing B, Fiedorowicz J, Bipolar Genome Study (BiGS) Consortium, Coryell W, Weissman M, Levinson DF, Potash J. Genome-wide association study of seasonal affective disorder. Translational Psychiatry, 2018, 8:190. PMID 30217971.
Ho KW & Jones R. Opinion and Special Articles: Pain Medicine: A Case for Neurologists. Neurology. 2018 Sept 4; 91(10): 483-486, PMID 30177530.
Ho KW & Jerath N. V144D mutation of SPTLC1 can present with both painful and painless phenotypes in hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathies type I. Case Reports in Genetics, 2018;2018:3.
Wong J, Cauraugh J, Ho KW, Broderick M, Ramirez-Zamora A, Almeida L, Shukla A, Wilson C, Bie R, Weaver F, Kang N, Okun M. STN vs. GPi deep brain stimulation for tremor suppression in Parkinson's disease: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 2018 Aug 28. PMID 30177491.
Wong J, Gunduz A, Shute J, Eisinger R, Cernera S, Ho KW, Martinez-Ramirez D, Almeida L, Wilson C, Okun M, Hess C. Longitudinal Follow-up of Impedance Drift in Deep Brain Stimulation Cases. Tremor and Other Hyperkinetic Movements. 2018; 8:542, PMID 29607241
Ho KW, Przkora R, Kumar S. Sphenopalatine Ganglion: Block, Radiofrequency Ablation and Neurostimulation - A Systematic Review. The Journal of Headache and Pain. 2017, Dec; 18(1): 118. PMID 29285576
Ho KW, Wallace M, Sibille K, Bartley E, Cruz-Almeida Y, Gover T, King C, Goodin B, Addison A, Edberg J, Staud R, Bradley L, Fillingim R. Single Nucleotide Polymorphism in the COL11A2 Gene Associated with Heat Pain Sensitivity in Knee Osteoarthritis. Molecular Pain. 2017, Aug; 13. PMID: 28741447
Ho KW, Drew P, Chuquilin M. Merkel Cell Carcinoma with Distant Metastasis to the Clivus Causing Symptoms Mimicking Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome: A Case Report and Literature Review. Frontier Neurology. 2017, Aug; 8. PMID: 28868044
Foad E, Reddy C, Ho KW. Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Nerve Stimulation Implant for Management of Intractable pain after Inguinal Herniorrhaphy. Pain Physician. 2015, Jan; 18(1): 31-38. PMID: 25675068
Foad E, Ho KW. Successful management of refractory headache and facial pain due to cavernous sinus meningioma with sphenopalatine ganglion radiofrequency. Case Report in Neurological Medicine. 2014, Sep, Article ID 923516. PMID: 25343051
Foad E, Ho KW. Anesthesia dolorosa of trigeminal nerve, a rare complication of acoustic neuroma surgery. Case Report in Neurological Medicine. 2014, Sep, Article ID 496794. PMID: 25328729