- Neurosurgery and Spinal Surgery
- Minimally invasive and complex spine surgery
- Functional neurosurgery - deep brain stimulation, spinal neuromodulation
- Spinal tumours, trauma and metastatic spinal cord compression
- Hydrocephalus, Chiari malformation, syringomyelia, spinal cord injury, endoscopy
- Head trauma, brain injury and brain lesions - cavernoma, meningioma
- Spinal surgery
Mr. Pereira has a wide general practice of brain, spine, peripheral nerve and functional neurosurgery. He is dual-trained in complex spinal surgery, having trained in neurosurgery at the Oxford John Radcliffe followed by an orthopaedic complex spinal surgery fellowship at Guy’s and St Thomas’.
He has special interests in all surgeries for severe chronic pain and cancer pain, spinal cord and dorsal root ganglion stimulation for pain, complex spinal surgery from slipped discs and trapped nerves to trauma, tumour and minimally invasive surgery, general brain surgery including trauma, benign lesions, vascular problems and hydrocephalus. He uses endoscopes and microscopes and has particular expertise in deep brain stimulation.
He has set up deep brain stimulation services in St George's, London where he is a senior lecturer and Porto, Portugal where he is a visiting Professor.
He has numerous awards including the American Association of Neurological Surgeons WH Sweet Award, US Congress of Neurosurgeons Tasker Award and the Hunterian Professorship of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
Mr. Pereira is a Neurosurgical Medical Advisor to the British Boxing Board of Control.
IN THE PRESS
Pioneering technology to help reduce symptoms of Parkinson's disease - showcased at Arab Health
Mr Pereira tells Zawya.com how The London Clinic is the first private hospital in the UK to use the innovative Abbott Infinity™ DBS System to treat Parkinson’s disease patients.
Interview: American Association of Neurological Surgeons
In a detailed interview, Mr Pereira talks with the AANS on nationalised health care and looks ahead at its effects on procedures for the USA.
Consultant NeurosurgeonSt George's Hospital, London
Current teaching posts
Senior Lecturer in NeurosurgerySt George's, University of London
Visiting Professor of NeurosurgeryUniversity of Porto
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