Mr Alessandro Paluzzi

Consultant Neurosurgeon & Spinal Surgeon


Year qualified:1999


Personal profile

Mr Alessandro Paluzzi offers Consultant neurosurgical expertise for the whole spectrum of general neurosurgical problems. He specialises in endoscopic and minimally invasive neurosurgery, pituitary surgery, neuro-oncology, trigeminal neuralgia, neurovascular and skull base surgery. After basic surgical training in the West Midlands, Mr. Paluzzi obtained a Master of Science degree in Surgical Technology at Imperial College London with Prof. Sir Ara Darzi.

He then underwent specialist neurosurgical training in Newcastle upon Tyne and subsequently undertook an advanced two-year fellowship in neurovascular and skull base surgery at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, US. Here he learned endoscopic and minimally invasive techniques for the surgical treatment of pituitary and brain tumours.

As one of the UK’s leading experts in endoscopic and minimally invasive neurosurgery, Mr. Paluzzi has been an invited speaker at national and international conferences and is a reviewer for the British Journal of Neurosurgery and Clinical Anatomy. He has published extensively in neurosurgical peer-reviewed journals.

His publications can be reviewed at the address below.

Professional Membership

  • Society of British Neurosurgeons (SBNS)

  • British Skull Base Society (BSBS)

  • North American Skull Base Society (NASBS)

Clinical Interests

  • Endoscopic and minimally invasive neurosurgery

  • Neuro-oncology

  • Skull base and vascular neurosurgery

  • Pituitary surgery

  • Trigeminal neuralgia

  • Stereotactic radiosurgery

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