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Gerardo Conesa Bertran

experience: 37 years

Neurosurgeon, Spine neurosurgeon, Stereotactic and functional neurosurgeon, Vascular neurosurgeon, Neurooncologist, Pediatric neurosurgeon, Pediatric neuro-oncologist

Director of the Institute of Neurosurgery and Neuroscience in Teknon Medical Centre. • Specialization: - Tumors of the brain and spinal cord (extensive experience in surgery of highly functional areas, brain stem surgery, neurosurgery in consciousness). - Vascular neurosurgery - Surgery of arteriovenous malformations and aneurysms - Neurosurgical treatment of epilepsy - Neurosurgery for Parkinson's disease - Neurosurgery for mental disorders Scientific research: - The origin of speech in the human brain. - Development of computer platforms in augmented reality for planning and performing brain surgery in neurosurgery. - Deep brain stimulation (DBS) in anorexia.

Barcelona , Spain
Centro Médico Teknon
Education:

Dr. Conesa holds a medical degree from the University of Barcelona in 1982. Completed his specialization in neurosurgery in 1990, at the University Hospital de Bellvitge. He defended his doctoral dissertation with honors on the topic "Surgical treatment of neoplasms in the highly functional zones of the central nervous system." Completed a full five-year cycle at EANS, European Association of Neurosurgical Societies.

Internships:

  • Loyola University Medical Hospital, Chicago, USA (1982);
  • Massachusets General Hospital de Boston, USA (1989),
  • CHR Pourpan de Toulouse, France (1991),
  • University of Minnesota Hospital de Minneapolis, USA (1993),
  • Washington University Hospital de Seattle, USA (1996).

Clinical work:
  • 1985-1990: MIR Neurosurgery. Hospital de Bellvitge, Barcelona
  • 1990-2003: Doctor of the Department of Neurosurgery.
  • Hospital of Bellvitge, Barcelona
  • 2003-2007: clinical director. Neurocirugía en Hospital Clínico, Barcelona
  • 2007–2020: Director of the Department of Neurosurgery.
  • Hospital del Mar, Barcelona
  • 2018-2020: director of the neurosurgery department of hospitals.
  • Hospital del Mar and Hospital dela Santa Creu i Sant Pau
  • 2021: director of the Institute of Neurosurgery and Neurobiology Teknon Medical Centre.
Membership in scientific communities:
  • The European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS)
  • The European Union Congress of Neurosurgeons (CNS)
  • The Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC)
  • The Walter Dandy Society (Ambassador for Spain 2013-2015).
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