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Joaquim Teixeira



Joaquim Teixeira



  • Neurocirurgia

Main areas of interest

  • Pathology of the spine (degenerative, traumatic, tumoral and malformative), cerebrospinal fluid pathology (normal pressure hydrocephalus/post-traumatic hydrocephalus or post-cerebral hemorrhage), peripheral nerve pathology (carpal tunnel syndrome, ulnar nerve compression syndrome), traumatic cranioencephalic pathology (intracranial hematomas).

Academic education

  • Integrated Master’s Degree in Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto.
  • Postgraduate degree in Sports Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Porto.
  • Internship in Percutaneous Spinal Intervention Techniques, Institute of Oncology in Mediterranean, Catania, Italy.
  • Internship in Minimally Invasive Spinal Surgery, Schön Klinik Hamburg Eilbek, Hamburg, Germany.
  • Internship in Spinal Surgery, Rothman Institute Orthopaedics, Philadelphia, USA.

Summary of Scientific Activity

  • Researcher in research projects in the area of ​​brain oncology and neurotraumatology.
  • 131 scientific articles published in indexed journals.

Academic Activity

  • Supervisor of regular year interns at the Neurosurgery Department of the Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Norte.
  • Supervisor of undergraduate clinical internships at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon.


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