Neurosurgery

doctor analyzing X-rays of skulls on a monitor

Neurosurgery is the medical specialty dedicated to the diagnosis and surgical treatment of disorders of the central nervous system – composed of the brain and spinal cord – and the peripheral nervous system – made up of nerves located in the upper and lower limbs (such as the sciatic nerve). The most common disorders of the nervous system are related to the spinal cord – namely fractures, herniated discs and narrowing of the spinal canal in adults, often associated with spondylarthritis (spondylosis).

Neurosurgeons are qualified to perform a variety of surgical techniques, both conventional and recently developed due to constant innovation, which they selectively apply in the treatment of various pathologies.

For a faster and more accurate neurosurgical diagnosis on an outpatient basis, essential complementary exams are available at Joaquim Chaves Saúde units, in the areas of Neuroradiology (CT, MRI), Radiology (ultrasound, bone scintigraphy and bone densitometry) and Neurophysiology (electroencephalogram (EEG) and electromyogram (EMG)).

In our medical clinics, the specialty of Neurosurgery is composed of a team of experienced surgeons and is specially equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, with the goal of providing effective safe, quick, and comfortable treatment.

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This innovative Unit was born from the foundations of Europa Clinic, based on state-of-the-art technology, unparalleled comfort and a team of highly qualified professionals. Your health is our highest priority.

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Clínica Cirúrgica de Carcavelos

Clinical Team

We have a team of doctors and health professionals, specialists in various areas, available to give you the support you need.

  • Vítor Dâmaso de Oliveira
    Vítor Dâmaso de Oliveira
    Speciality/Service
    Neurosurgery
    Key areas of expertise
    Minimally invasive surgery for herniated discs, spondylolisthesis, stenosis or tumors of the cervical, dorsal and lumbar spine. , Percutaneous and/or minimally invasive surgery for traumatic or osteoporotic fractures of the spine. , Surgery for chronic spinal pain, spinal cord neuromodulation, spinal radiofrequency. , Cranioencephalic traumatic and tumor pathology. , Peripheral nerve compression syndrome.
    Healthcare Units
    Clínica de Sintra, Clínica Cirúrgica de Carcavelos, Clínica de Entrecampos, Clínica de Miraflores, Centro Médico de Moscavide, Clínica de Cascais
  • Nuno Reis
    Nuno Reis
    Speciality/Service
    Neurosurgery
    Key areas of expertise
    Spine Pathology Consultation, Spine Surgery
    Healthcare Units
    Clínica Cirúrgica de Carcavelos, Clínica de Entrecampos, Clínica de Miraflores

Specialized surgical care for the best results.

At the Surgery Service of Joaquim Chaves Saúde, we provide the highest quality care and the greatest possible comfort to all our clients.

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Medical Clinics

6 Medical Clinics with this specialty/service
  • Schedule
    • Weekdays: 07h00 to 21h00
    • Saturdays: 08h00 to 13h00
    • Sundays and Holidays: Closed
  • Contacts
    214 124 300*
  • Address
    R. Dr. João Gomes Patacão 15A,

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