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Dr. Campos

Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Alexandre Rainha Campos

Consultant in Neurosurgery

At the Hospital de Santa Maria in Lisbon


Degree in Medicine (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, 2000)

Neurosurgery Specialist (2009)


Other professional merits

President of the Training Committee of Portuguese Neurosurgical Society since 2017

Member of the Executive Committee of the European Society for Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery since 2015

Coordinator of ITB Iberian Guidelines 2016-18

Member of the SCI Ability Network


Master lines

Epilepsy Surgery

Stereotactic and Functional Neurosurgery

Spasticity treatment. Intrathecal Baclofen.

Awake surgery. Neuroncology. Tractography.


Selected articles

  • Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2018 Sep;99(9):1917-1926. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2018.01.018. Epub 2018 Feb 10.
    • Clinical Assessment of Spasticity in People With Spinal Cord Damage: Recommendations From the Ability Network, an International Initiative.
    • Nene AV, Rainha Campos A, Grabljevec K, Lopes A, Skoog B, Burns AS
  • Acta Med Port. 2018 Mar 29;31(3):170-175. doi: 10.20344/amp.8943. 
    • Intraventricular Ganglioglioma Presenting with Spontaneous Hemorrhage
    • Campos AR, Biscoito L, Gasparinho MG.
  • Epileptic Disord. 2016 Dec 1;18(4):426-430. doi: 10.1684/epd.2016.0878.
    • Stimulation of the bilateral anterior nuclei of the thalamus in the treatment of refractory epilepsy: two cases of subcortical band heterotopia.
    • Franco A, Pimentel J, Campos AR, Morgado C, Pinelo S, Ferreira AG, Bentes C
  • Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2017 Dec;159(12):2443-2448. doi: 10.1007/s00701-017-3305-y. Epub 2017 Aug 29
    • Amygdalohippocampotomy for mesial temporal lobe sclerosis: Epilepsy outcome 5 years after surgery
    • Gonçalves-Ferreira, A., Rainha-Campos, A., Franco, A., Pimentel, J., Bentes, C., Peralta, A. R., & Morgado, C.
  • Biological Psychiatry, Available online 2 July 2015, ISSN 0006-3223
    • Deep brain stimulation for refractory cocaine dependence
    • Antonio Gonçalves-Ferreira, Frederico Simões do Couto, Alexandre Rainha Campos, Lia Pereira Lucas Neto, Diogo Gonçalves-Ferreira, Joana Teixeira
  • Acta Neurochirurgica, 2013, 155(12), 2389–2398. doi:10.1007/s00701-013-1820-z
    • Three dimensional anatomy of the human nucleus accumbens
    • L Lucas-Neto, D Neto, E Oliveira, H Martins, B Mourato, F Correia, A Rainha-Campos, and A Gonçalves-Ferreira
  • Neurosurgery. 2010 Dec;67(2 Suppl Operative):385-90.
    • The basal temporal approach for mesial temporal surgery: sparing the Meyer loop with navigated diffusion tensor tractography
    • Thudium MO, Campos AR, Urbach H, Clusmann H.
    • University of Bonn Medical Center, Bonn, Germany.
  • Neuroradiology. 2009 Jul;51(7):433-43.
    • Simple and Complex Dysembryoplastic Neuroepithelial Tumors(DNT) variants: clinical profile, MRI and histopathology
    • Alexandre R Campos, Hans Clusmann, Marec von Lehe, Pitt Niehusmann, Albert J Becker, Johannes Schramm, Horst Urbach