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- Aneurysms/arteriovenous malformations (AVM)
- Brain tumours
- Spinal tumours
Mr Anastasios Giamouriadis is a Consultant Neurosurgeon at NHS Grampian, Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer at Aberdeen University and the Lead Minimally Invasive, Skull Base and Pituitary Surgeon for the North of Scotland Brain and Spine Centre. Over the last 10 years he practiced in London and New York and specialized in minimally invasive brain, spine and peripheral nerve surgery. He holds an extensive portfolio in academia, research and training and he is the main author of one of the most published neurosurgical handbooks globally. He gives lectures and runs courses routinely on a national and international level and he is a peer reviewer for The British Journal of Neurosurgery. He has extensive clinical and surgical experience and numerous publications and presentations. His expertise in minimally invasive keyhole surgery combines maximum efficiency and safety, providing at the same time fantastic cosmetic results, minimum inpatient stay and fast recovery.
Areas of interest
minimally invasive; keyhole; brain; spine; peripheral nerves; carpal tunnel; ulnar neuropathy; csf disorders; neck pain; back pain; brain tumour; brachialgia; sciatica; trigeminal neuralgia; meningioma; skull base; pituitary; hydrocephalus; spinal stenosis; acoustic neuroma; vestibular schwannoma; glioma; MVD; endoscopic; headache; spinal tumour; brain metastasis; brain aneurysm; Chiari malformation; awake craniotomy; neuromonitoring; ETV; microdiscectomy; ACDF; foraminotomy; craniotomy; laminectomy; craniopharyngioma; spinal fusion
Current NHS consultant posts held
Anastasios Giamouriadis MD FRCSEn (SN)
Aberdeen Royal Infirmary
Lead Skull Base & Pituitary Surgery
North of Scotland Brain and Spine Centre
Honorary Senior Clinical Lecturer
Medical School Aberdeen University
Co Primary Investigator for Trials in King’s Site 2014-2018
SPECTROSCOPY MRI IN PAEDIATRIC TUMOURS
MISTIE III, Heinz, Germany, 2014
TMS for tumours and AVMs, KCH, 2017
Tractography for VS project, KCH/GSTH, 2018
VEPs and cranial nerves IOM in anterior and middle fossa skull base surgery, KCH, 2018/19
CT-IMP trial on the management of post TBI seizures, ARI 2020
CSF Leak Audit, National, ARI 2020
Evaluation of intraoperative surgical adjuncts and resection of glioblastoma, National, ARI 2020
Minimally Invasive Brain and Spine Surgery
Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery
Brain and Spine Tumour Surgery
Advanced Intraoperative Neuromonitoring
03.2005-06.2005: Last semester of General Surgery at Charles University οf Prague (Erasmus)-Graduate with grade ‘Excellent’ - Scholarship of Army Medical School
03.2007-08.2007: Director of Medical Team at Hellenic Force of ISAF at Kambul / Afghanistan – Medal of Honor of ΝΑΤO, Hellenic and Ιtalian FOR
12.2018: Dean of Medical Education, GKT School of Medicine: Excellence in Teaching Award
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Greek, Modern - Native or bilingual
Neurosurgery – A Case Based Approach
Main author of Book based on King’s Emergency Handover, published by Springer Dec 2018, DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-98234-2
Syringosubarachnoid shunt: insertion technique
Br J Neurosurg. 2019 Dec 18:1-4. doi: 10.1080/02688697.2019.1700407.
Safety and accuracy of frameless electromagnetic-navigated (AXIEMTM)-guided brain lesion biopsies: a large single-unit study.
Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2019 Dec;161(12):2587-2593. doi: 10.1007/s00701-019-04093-y.
How many patients require brain mapping in an adult neuro-oncology service?
Neurosurg Rev. 2019 May 19. doi: 10.1007/s10143-019-01112-5.
Endoscopic removal of recurrent colloid cysts.
J Neurosurg. 2019 Apr 12:1-6. doi: 10.3171/2018.12.JNS181859.
First United Kingdom Experience of Navigated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Preoperative Mapping of Brain Tumors.
World Neurosurg. 2019 Feb;122:e1578-e1587.
Somatotopy of corticospinal tract fibres of the intercostal muscles: report of a case and review of literature.
Brain Struct Funct. 2019 Mar;224(2):515-520. doi: 10.1007/s00429-018-1796-9.
Navigated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation in Patient with Cranioplasty in Situ: Safe and Accurate Procedure.
World Neurosurg. 2019 Feb;122:176-179. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2018.09.198.
Letter to the Editor. Intermediate-risk meningioma and NRG Oncology RTOG 0539.
J Neurosurg. 2018 Dec 1;129(6):1651-1653. doi: 10.3171/2018.4.JNS18811.
Spinal myoclonus: a rare presentation of cervical myelopathy.
BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Jul 30;2018. pii: bcr-2018-225455. doi: 10.1136/bcr-2018-225455.
Primary intracerebral INI1-deficient rhabdoid tumor with CD34 immunopositivity in a young adult.
Surg Neurol Int. 2018 Feb 21;9:45. doi: 10.4103/sni.sni_334_17.
Spinal subdural hematoma post foramen magnum decompression-rare complication in a patient with rhomboencephalosynapsis.
J Spine Surg. 2017 Dec;3(4):719-722. doi: 10.21037/jss.2017.11.02.
Thoracic Arachnoid Cyst Made Symptomatic by Demyelination.
World Neurosurg. 2017 Dec;108:985.e1-985.e3. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.08.036.
Courses offered to GPs
Back pain and sciatica
Neck pain and brachialgia
Cauda equina syndrome
Brain and Spine Tumours
Skull Base and Pituitary Tumours
Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- FRCS in Neurosurgery Royal College of Surgeons 2017
- Fellowship in Skull Base and Pituitary Surgery King's College Hospital London 2018
- Fellowship in Neuro Oncology King's College Hospital London 2017
- Fellowship in Minimally Invasive, Skull Base and Endoscopic Neurosurgery Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center, Manhattan, New York 2016
Reference number 7095635
Details of entry to specialist register
- Neurosurgery, 2016
Affiliations / memberships
European Association of Neurological Surgeons
Society of British Neurological Surgeons
Hellenic NeuroSurgical Society
British Skull Base Society
British NeuroOncology Society
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