Journal of Neurophysiology and Neurological Disorders (JNND)

ISSN No: 2375-2491


Andrew D. Barreto

Assistant Professor
University of Texas-Houston Medical School
United States
Tel: (713)-500-7002


He is currently the co-principle investigator with Dr Grotta of a phase 2b NIH-sponsored randomized 3-arm multicenter clinical research trial – the Argatroban tPA stroke study (ARTSS-2). This study is also the focus of a NIH K12 training/career mentoring grant under the mentoring of Dr. Jon Tyson. He is also the medical director of the department’s neurovascular ultrasound laboratory. He directly oversee the education of all stroke fellows as it pertains to the use of non-invasive imaging for the diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of stroke patients.

Research Interest

Combination treatments for thrombolysis in ischemic stroke, Ultrasound-enhanced treatments for ischemic stroke, Advanced CT and MRI vascular neuroimaging, Endovascular treatment for stroke