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Janis SLEZINS

Janis SLEZINS

Certified Neurosurgeon

Doctor of Medicine

Consultations in the following areas of neurosurgery:

  • Stenotic (compression) neuropathies (carpal tunnel syndrome, cubital tunnel syndrome etc.);
  • Back pain of various types and spinal cord tumours;
  • Skull and brain tumours;
  • Hydrocephalus;
  • Head injuries and their consequences;
  • Trigeminal neuralgia and hemifacial spasm;
  • Cerebrovascular diseases (aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations);
  • Skull defects, liquorrheas.

Work experience:

  • Neurosurgeon of the 30th Department of Neurosurgery, P. Stradins Clinical University Hospital
  • Neurosurgeon at the King’s College Hospital, King’s Neurosurgery, London, UK (2014-2015)
  • Neurosurgeon at the Walton Centre for Neurology and Neurosurgery, Liverpool, UK (2015-2017)
  • Neurosurgeon of the Specialist Medical Centre (2013-2014).

Academic background:

  • Pauls Stradins Clinical University Hospital/University of Latvia, specialising in neurosurgery
  • Riga Stradins University, degree of the Doctor of Medical Science, 2014
  • Riga Stradins University, doctor’s degree, 2006

Internship:

  • Sao Joao Hospital, Porto, Portugal (2009-2010)
  • UK (1 month).

Additional education:

  • An EANS European Neurosurgical training course;
  • An International Basic Neurosurgery Course.

Membership in professional associations

  • Member of the Latvian Association of Neurosurgeons, member of the certification commission
  • Head of the neurosurgical residency programme of the University of Latvia

Consultations available in Latvian, Russian and English.

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Posted on

11. August, 2018.