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Walid Abdel Ghany MD., Ph.D

Member type: Clinical department with teaching programme

Specialty: Paediatric Neurosurgeon

Ain Shams University Hospital

Cairo , Egypt


Conditions Treated

  • Hydrocephalus
  • Spinal dysraphism
  • Trauma
  • Tumor
  • Vascular
  • Craniofacial
  • Spine
  • Epilepsy
  • Spasticity
  • Peripheral Nerve

Equipment used

  • Drill
  • Microinstruments
  • Microscope
  • Neuroendoscope Flexible
  • Neuroendoscope Rigid
  • Frameless navigation
  • Spinal instrumentation
  • MRI
  • Angiography
  • CT


- Teaching of comprehensive management of hypertonia, course of 3 sessions, for residents of neurosurgery 

Functional neurosurgery especially neurosurgical management of spasticity

I am specially interested in invasive spasticity management, I was able to establish spasticity management service at our university that offered our patients newer treatment modalities that were not offered in the past neither at our university nor in any place else in Egypt, namely, Selective peripheral neurotomy, Percutaneous dorsal root thermal (RF) gangiliotomy, DREZ Lesioning, Selective dorsal rhizotomy (SDR), conbined anterior and posterior lumbar rhizotomy. Botulinum toxin intramuscular chemodenervation.
 pediatric Spine and complex spine surgery
 Pediatric congenital malformations 
 Pediatric Neuro-Oncology


Further Information

Languages Spoken

  • English
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