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Dr Karim Ben Hamouda

Neurosurgeon

Professor of Neurosurgery

European Board of Neurosurgery

Consultant neurosurgeon in Dubai at the Neuro Spinal hospital from 2010 to 2014 and from 2016 to 2020

More than 20 years of experience

Biography:

  • Medical studies: Faculty of Medicine of Tunis 1987-1992
  • Internship: 1992-1994: academic centers of Tunis
  • Residency: 1994-2000: National Institute of Neurology, Tunis (Department of Professor M. Khaldi) then Marseille, France (Department of Professor W. Pellet)
  • Assistant Professor from 2000 to 2006 at National Institute of Neurology, Tunis (Department of Professor M. Khaldi)
  • Associate Professor since September 2006 at National Institute of Neurology, Tunis (Department of Professor M. Khaldi)
  • December 2009: departure for Dubai:
  • Multiple trainings in the USA in leading centers:
  • University of Illinois at Chicago (Department of Professor F. Charbel)
  • Arkansas Neuroscience Institute (Professors O. El Mefty et Professor A. Krisht)
  • University of California at San Francisco (Professor M. Berger)
  • Consultant neurosurgeon in Dubai at the Neuro Spinal Hospital from May 2010
  • Back to Tunisiain November 2014: Professor at National Institute of Neurology with complementary private activity(November 2014-March 2016)
  • Back to Dubai: consultant neurosurgeon at Neuro Spinal Hospital from April 2016 to January 2020
  • Multiples training, courses and workshops in leading centers in the USA and Europe: Cambridge, Leeds, Helsinki, Miami, New Orleans, Saint Louis, Malaga, Vienna, Paris, Amsterdam…
  • European Board of Neurosurgery diploma in March 2018
  • Back to Tunisiasince February 2020, private clinic in Tunis.

Scientific societies membership :

  • International fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Memberof the Congress of Neurological Surgeons
  • Memberof the North American Spine Society
  • Memberof the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies
  • Past Vice President de la Mediterranean Association of Neurological surgeons
  • Past Secretary of the Tunisian Neurosurgical Society
  • Past Chairman of the scientific committee of the Emirates Neurosurgical Society

Dr Karim Ben Hamouda

Neurosurgery : specialty dealing with surgical conditions of the brain, spine and nerves.

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Brain and skull conditions

Brain and skull conditions: tumors, traumas, hemorrhages, malformations, infections, neuralgias of the face, drug resistant epilepsy…

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Spine conditions

Spine conditions: Lumbar and cervical disc herniations, spinal cord compressions, tumors, traumas, infections, malformations, hemorrhages…

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