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- Aneurysms/arteriovenous malformations (AVM)
Daniel Walsh qualified as a doctor from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland in 1993. His basic surgical training took place in Dublin and London and his Neurosurgical training was undertaken in Glasgow.
He completed specialist Fellowship training in Neurovascular Surgery working with Professor Michael Morgan in Sydney, Australia, one of the world's leaders in surgery for brain AVM.
His practice encompasses cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations of the brain and spinal cord, cavernoma, cerebral revascularisation, Moyamoya disease, brain haemorrhage and general neurosurgery including tumours of the brain. spinal cord or nerves.
Neurovascular referrals are received from around the United Kingdom and internationally. He is part of the multidisciplinary team at Guy's Hospital which supports the nationally commissioned neurofibromatosis service and Von Hippel-Lindau Disease clinic.
Mr Walsh served as the elected Chair of the British Neurovascular Group from 2017 to 2019.
Areas of interest
Neurovascular surgery, general neurosurgery, arteriovenous malformations of the brain and spinal cord, Von Hippel-Lindau disease.
Cerebral aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations of the brain and spinal cord, brain haemorrhage, cavernoma, stroke prevention and cerebral revascularisation and tumours of the brain and spinal cord.
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- Practice website and patient information
- Publications and Presentations
- Private Practice Annoucements via Twitter Feed
Current NHS consultant posts held
King's College Hospital, London
Subarachnoid haemorrhage and cerebral aneurysms
Arteriovenous malformations of the brain and spinal cord
Medical management of traumatic and ischaemic brain injury
Natural history and surgical outcomes for vascular malformations of spinal cord
Level 4 local clinical excellence award
(Additional) Languages spoken
- Irish - Basic
External validation of the SAHIT prediction models for long-term functional outcome prediction after aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage in the GOSH study IC Hostettler, M Pavlou, G Ambler, VS Alg, S Bonner, D Walsh...INT J OF STROKE 2018
Severe adverse radiation effects complicating radiosurgical treatment of brain arteriovenous malformations A Kailaya-Vasan, T Samuthrat, DC Walsh Journal of Clinical Neuroscience 2018
Results of surgery for low-grade brain arteriovenous malformation resection by early career neurosurgeons: an observational study NJ Patel, D Bervini, B Eftekhar, AS Davidson, DC Walsh et al, Neurosurgery, 1, 2018
Outcome study of the pipeline embolization device for treatment of intracranial aneurysms at a single UK institution SH Yang, T Hampton, N Kandasamy, J Hart, J Ashmore, DC Walsh, ...British journal of neurosurgery 31 (6) 2017
Characteristics of unruptured compared to ruptured intracranial aneurysms: a multicenter case–control study IC Hostettler, VS Alg, N Shahi, F Jichi, S Bonner, D Walsh... Neurosurgery 83 (1), 2017
Aneurysms in neurofibromatosis type 2: Evidence for vasculopathy? SK Afridi, S Thomson, SEJ Connor, DC Walsh, RE Ferner American Journal of Medical Genetics Part A 173 (6), 2017
Clinical audit effectively bridges the evidence-practice gap in chronic subdural haematoma management J Tailor, D Fernando, Z Sidhu, R Foley, KD Abeysinghe, DC Walsh Acta neurochirurgica 159 (4), 627-631, 3, 2017
Electrophysiological/sonographic mapping of the superficial peroneal nerve to facilitate biopsy under local anaesthesia A Tudose, FRA Hogg, JDP Bland, DC Walsh British journal of neurosurgery 31 (2) 2017
Time-Resolved Contrast Enhanced MR Angiography of Spinal Vascular Malformations.
Amarouche M, Hart JL, Siddique A, Hampton T and Walsh DC Am. J Neuroradiology, 2015
Neurovascular intervention during pregnancy: cerebral aneurysms and vascular malformations D Walsh in "Neurology and Pregnancy" ed by Marsh, Nashef and Brex 2012
Intraoperative indocyanine green video-angiography as an aid to the microsurgical treatment of spinal vascular malformations DC Walsh et al British Journal of Neurosurgery 28 (2), 2014
The NFTI-QOL: a disease-specific quality of life questionnaire for neurofibromatosis 2
RE Hornigold...Journal of neurological surgery. Part B, Skull base 73 (2), 2012
The role of the coagulation system in tumour angiogenesis GF Nash, DC Walsh…
Lancet (Oncology) 2 (10), 2001
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Outcomes (checked and approved by medical professional body)
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- MB BAO BCh LRCP & SI Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland/ National University of Ireland 1993
- FRCS (Neurosurgery) Royal College of Surgeons of England 2006
- Fellowship in Neurovascular Surgery, Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney Australia (Professor Michael Morgan) 2007
Reference number 4232522
Professional bodies (positions held - last 3 yrs)
- Specialist Advisory Committee, Neurosurgery Royal College of Surgeons 2017
- Clinical lead, Brain Haemorrhage Pathway Transformation Project NHS Specialist Commissioning 2019
Details of entry to specialist register
- Specialist register, Neurosurgery, 2007
Affiliations / memberships
Medical Protection Society,
Society of British Neurological Surgeons,
British Neurovascular Group,
European Association of Neurosurgical Societies
British Medical Association
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Post treatment communication
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