Gerardo Xavier Lang Serrano

Gerardo Xavier Lang Serrano

Neurological Surgery
Patient Demographics: Children, Adult, Elderly
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Procedures (20)

Aneurysm clipping
Brain microsurgery
Cerebellopontine angle microsurgery
Minimmaly invasive vertebral column surgery
Skull base surgery
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Cervical fusion
Cervical spine fracture surgery
Cranial endoscopy
Epidural hematoma craniectomy
Epidural infiltration
Hypophysis microsurgery
Lumbar puncture
Online Medicine
Posterior fossa microsurgery
Posterior fossa surgery
Sellar region microsurgery
Subdural hematoma craniectomy
Surgery for dorsolumbar spine fracture with spinal cord injury
Ventricular endoscopy
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Medical conditions (39)

Arteriovenous malformations
Brain tumor
Degenerative disc disease (DDD)
Spinal stenosis
Artificial disc
Bleeding and stroke
Carotid cavernous fistula (CCF)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) removal
Cerebrospinal fluid circulation problem
Cervical spondylotic myelopathy
Craniocervical junction abnormalities
Degenerative disease
Herniated discs
Herniated lumbar disc
Hydrocephealus (water on the brain)
Increased intracranial pressure
Intracranial abcess removal
Ischemic cerebrovascular disease
Lumbar spinal stenosis (narrow channel)
Nerve compression
Nervous system infection
Pain vertebral crush
Peritoneal ventriculoperitoneal shunt
Pituitary gland (hypophysis) disease
Pituitary gland disease
Pituitary tumors
Pontocerebellar angle tumors
Sciatic nerve pain
Spinal column tumor
Spinal cord injuries
Spinal cord injury
Spinal cord tumor
Tethered spinal cord
Thoracic disc herniation
Trauma and skull fracture
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General Info


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  • Specialty in Neurosurgery (Spine and Brain Surgery). Universidad de Costa Rica. February 2013 - February 2019
  • Course of Cerebral Bypass and Advanced Cerebrovascular Surgery

    November 2019 - November 2019

  • Spinal Instrumentation Course

    March 2019 - March 2019

  • Micro anastomosis of cerebral arteries

    May 2018 - May 2018

  • Practical Theoretical Course of Skull Base Surgery

    March 2017 - March 2017

  • Internship

    Skull Base Surgery

  • Internship

    Cerebrovascular Surgery

  • Hospital Rotation

    Spinal Column Surgery


  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED11231Active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

  • Costa Rican Association of Neurosurgery
  • 2019 Graduation of Honor - Specialty in Neurosurgery - UCR
  • Assistant Physician Specialist in Neurosurgery - Hospital San Juan de Dios
  • Head of Residents of the Surgery Section of San Juan de Dios Hospital 2107-2018
  • Postgraduate Professor of Neurosurgery - UCR
  • Assistant Medical Specialist at the Column Clinic of the San Juan de Dios Hospital
  • Manejo del Trauma Cervical Espinal. Congreso Médico Nacional.
  • Papel de la Neurocirugía en la Enferemedad Cerebrovascular Isquémica. Congreso Médico Nacional