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MD PhD Mika Niemelä

HYKSin, HUS Helsinki University Hospital

Department
Department of Neurosurgery

Languages
Finnish
English
Swedish
German

Conditions treated
Vascular, skull base tumors
Brain tumors
Spine surgery

Procedures performed
Spine Surgery
Vascular, skull base tumor surgery
Brain surgery

Interests
Vascular, skull base and brain tumors, spine

Education
2016 Professor of Neurosurgery, University of Helsinki, Finland
2006 Assistant Professor in Neurosurgery, University of Helsinki
2004 Diploma in Health Administration
2000 PhD, University of Helsinki
1997 Board Certified neurosurgeon, University of Helsinki, Finland
1989 MD, University of Helsinki

Activities and honors
2012- European Association of Neurosurgical Societies, Member of Vascular committee
2007-2011 European Association of Neurosurgical Societies, Member of Training committee
2004-2007 Finnish Neurosurgical Society, President
2001-2003 Scandinavian Neurosurgical Society, Vice President
1995-1997 Finnish Neurosurgical Society, Treasurer

Professional memberships
2015- World Academy of Neurosurgical Surgery
2013- Member of the AANS/​CNS cerebrovascular section executive committee (International liason 2013-present)
2013- Congress of Neurological Surgeons
2001- American Association of Neurological Surgeons

Publications
212 publications, 9 international book chapters on cerebrovascular diseases, brain tumors, basic research on aneurysm wall and genetics of intracranial aneurysms.

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Contact
info@hyksin.com
+358 10 328 1900

Mika Niemelä

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