Dick White Referrals

Neurology and Neurosurgery

The Neurology and Neurosurgery service investigates and treats diseases of the nervous system including the brain, spinal cord, nerves and nerve/muscle junctions. Advances in technology have resulted in the ability of experienced neurologists to diagnose and treat an increasing number of these neurological conditions.

Staff Members

Giunio Bruto Cherubini

Head of Neurology and Neurosurgery

Salih Eminaga

Consultant, Neurology and Neurosurgery

Elena Scarpante

Consultant, Neurology and Neurosurgery

Anna Gardini

Clinical Fellow, Neurology and Neurosurgery

Ana Maria Coelho

Resident, Neurology and Neurosurgery

Ines De Freitas

Resident, Neurology and Neurosurgery


The Neurology service provides advanced neurological imaging and investigation, neurosurgery, intensive care, physiotherapy and specialised nursing care. Routine appointments are available Monday to Saturday and; we are available 24 hours/day 7 days/week for emergency cases.

We offer a comprehensive range of medical treatment for neurological conditions and our level of expertise in neurosurgery is unrivalled. We have a great deal of experience in advanced techniques, regularly performing neurosurgery for traumatic injuries, developmental problems, vertebral instability syndromes, and intervertebral disc disorders. Neuro-oncology is an area of special interest and we perform surgery routinely for brain, spinal cord, peripheral nerve and spinal tumours.

We are very fortunate to work in a multidisciplinary specialist centre with immediate access to the expertise of our Specialist colleagues in other disciplines enables an integrated and holistic approach to patient care. As a service, we are proud of our professionalism, compassion and approachability. We understand the anxiety surrounding sick or injured pets and we will do our best to support you and give you confidence when leaving your dog or cat in our care. Prior to, during and following their treatment, they will be cared for by our team of highly qualified, dedicated Neurology Nurses.

Please select ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ from the menu on the left to gain further information regarding neurology and neurosurgery procedures. Also, please remember that your consultant will be pleased to answer any further questions you may have.

Specialist Referral Services

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