Dr. Chitale received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA. He completed his neurological surgery residency and endovascular neurological surgery fellowship at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, as well. His research interests focus on clinical outcomes and simulator training.
His clinical areas of interest include intracranial aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations and dural arteriovenous fistulae, cavernomas, carotid artery stenosis, and stroke.
Dr. Chitale joined the Vanderbilt faculty in 2015 after serving as Co-director of Neurointerventional Surgery at Cooper Neurological Institute in Camden, NJ. He is Assistant Professor of Neurological Surgery and Radiology and Radiological Sciences.
Mistry EA, Mistry AM, Nakawah MO, Khattar NK, Fortuny EM, Cruz AS, Froehler MT, Chitale RV, James RF, Fusco MR, Volpi JJ. Systolic Blood Pressure Within 24 Hours After Thrombectomy for Acute Ischemic Stroke Correlates With Outcome. J Am Heart Assoc. 2017 May 5/18/2017; 6(5): PMID: 28522673, PMCID: PMC5524120, PII: JAHA.117.006167, DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.117.006167, ISSN: 2047-9980.Lagman C, Chung LK, Chitale RV, Yang I. Dural Arteriovenous Fistulas and Foix-Alajouanine Syndrome: Evaluation of Functional Scores with Review of Pathogenesis. World Neurosurg [print-electronic]. 2017 Jun 6/30/2017; PMID: 28673891, PII: S1878-8750(17)31038-0, DOI: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.06.141, ISSN: 1878-8769.Mistry EA, Mistry AM, Nakawah MO, Chitale RV, James RF, Volpi JJ, Fusco MR. Mechanical Thrombectomy Outcomes With and Without Intravenous Thrombolysis in Stroke Patients: A Meta-Analysis. Stroke [print-electronic]. 2017 Jul 7/26/2017; PMID: 28747462, PII: STROKEAHA.117.017320, DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.017320, ISSN: 1524-4628.Mueller-Kronast NH, Zaidat OO, Froehler MT, Jahan R, Aziz-Sultan MA, Klucznik RP, Saver JL, Hellinger FR, Yavagal DR, Yao TL, Liebeskind DS, Jadhav AP, Gupta R, Hassan AE, Martin CO, Bozorgchami H, Kaushal R, Nogueira RG, Gandhi RH, Peterson EC, Dashti SR, Given CA, Mehta BP, Deshmukh V, Starkman S, Linfante I, McPherson SH, Kvamme P, Grobelny TJ, Hussain MS, Thacker I, Vora N, Chen PR, Monteith SJ, Ecker RD, Schirmer CM, Sauvageau E, Abou-Chebl A, Derdeyn CP, Maidan L, Badruddin A, Siddiqui AH, Dumont TM, Alhajeri A, Taqi MA, Asi K, Carpenter J, Boulos A, Jindal G, Puri AS, Chitale R, Deshaies EM, Robinson DH, Kallmes DF, Baxter BW, Jumaa MA, Sunenshine P, Majjhoo A, English JD, Suzuki S, Fessler RD, Delgado Almandoz JE, Martin JC, Haussen DC, . Systematic Evaluation of Patients Treated With Neurothrombectomy Devices for Acute Ischemic Stroke: Primary Results of the STRATIS Registry. Stroke [print-electronic]. 2017 Aug 8/22/2017; PMID: 28830971, PII: STROKEAHA.117.016456, DOI: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.117.016456, ISSN: 1524-4628.
Lagman C, Varshneya K, Sarmiento JM, Turtz AR, Chitale RV. Proposed Diagnostic Criteria, Classification Schema, and Review of Literature of Notochord-Derived Ecchordosis Physaliphora. Cureus. 2016 Mar 3/30/2016; 8(3): e547. PMID: 27158576, PMCID: PMC4854633, DOI: 10.7759/cureus.547, ISSN: 2168-8184.