Dr. Karim Ben Hamouda

Dr. Karim Ben Hamouda



Brain and Spine Surgery

Years of Experience

Over 18 years

Languages Spoken


Meet Dr. Karim Ben Hamouda

Dr. Karim Ben Hamouda is a Neurosurgeon with over 18 years of experience in the field of Brain and Spine Surgery. He is a professor of Neurosurgery in the biggest academic neurosurgical department in Tunisia. His particular expertise is in performing specialized surgeries for complex tumors located in highly functioning areas of the brain. Dr. Karim has developed his practice by attending many workshops and trainings in USA, Austria, France, Netherlands, Finland, UK, Italy, Spain…. Dr Ben Hamouda has many peer reviewed publications in American and European neurosurgery journals.

Qualifications & Career Highlights

  • Professor of Neurosurgery (Tunis)
  • European Board of Neurosurgery
  • Residency in France
  • Vice President of the Mediterranean Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • International Fellow of the American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Member of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons,
  • Member the European Association of Neurosurgical Societies
  • Member the North American Spine Society
  • Training in San Francisco, Chicago, Leiden, and Paris…

Areas of Excellence

  • Intrinsic Brain Tumors Microsurgery
  • Meningioma and Skull Base Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Brain Vascular Microsurgery
  • Trigeminal Neuralgia Microsurgery
  • Microsurgery of cervical and lumbar Disc Herniation
  • Spinal Canal Decompression, Spinal Tumors

Conditions Treated

Brain Tumors, Brain Aneurysms & Vascular Malformations, Congenital Malformations, Head Injuries, Back Pain, Neck Pain, Sciatica, Degenerative Disc Diseases & Spondylosis, Herniated Disc Diseases, Spinal Stenosis, Spinal Tumors.

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