Neurosurgery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
Antonio De Salles, MD, is a world-renowned expert in Functional Neurosurgery and Radiosurgery. He has surgically treated over one thousand patients with functional diseases of the brain and more than 8,000 patients with brain or spine tumors using the most advanced techniques of surgery, radiation, and imaging during his 30 years of academic neurosurgery at UCLA. His expertise extends to neurological disorders such as Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s disease, major depression, epilepsy, neuropathic pain, headaches, brain tumors, brain injury, and vascular diseases of the brain. Dr. De Salles has lectured on five continents of the world and dedicated a large part of his youth to working with communities in need in his home country, Brazil, where he experienced firsthand surgery for aggressive behavior.