Kristina M. Chapple, PhD
Kristina M. Chapple, PhD

Kristina M. Chapple, PhD

Associate Professor
School of Medicine, Phoenix Campus

Academic Appointments


  • Surgery (Phoenix)


  • Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations


  • Bohl MA, Hlubek RJ, Mooney MA, Chapple KM, Preul MC, Chang SW, Turner JD, Kakarla UK. Disc Geometry Is an Accurate Predictor of Lordotic Correction in the Thoracolumbar Spine Following Schwab Grade 2 Osteotomy: A Cadaveric Study and Biomechanical Analysis of Disc Space Changes Following Lordotic Correction., Operative Neurosurgery (Hagerstown)., 2018
  • Bohl MA, Mooney MA, Sheehy JP, Cantwell AM, Chang SW, Chapple KM, Kakarla UK, Spetzler RF. Overlapping Surgeries Are Not Associated With Worse Patient Outcomes: Retrospective Multivariate Analysis of 14 872 Neurosurgical Cases Performed at a Single Institution., Neurosurgery, Volume 83, Issue 1, 53-59, 2018
  • Chen T, Mirzadeh Z, Chapple KM, Lambert M, Evidente VGH, Moguel-Cobos G, Oravivattanakul S, Mahant P, Ponce FA. Intraoperative test stimulation versus stereotactic accuracy as a surgical end point: a comparison of essential tremor outcomes after ventral intermediate nucleus deep brain stimulation., Journal of Neurosurgery, Volume 129, Issue 2, 290-298, 2017