Prof. Dr. med. Andreas Hufnagel
Managing Director and founder of the Neuro-Consil GmbH Neurology Clinic, Dusseldorf
One of the leading german neurologists
Andreas Hufnagel studied medicine at the Justus Liebig University of Giessen, worked as a junior researcher at the Neurosurgical and Neurological Clinics of the same university, as well as at the Clinic for Epileptology and the Clinic for Psychiatry at the University of Bonn. He had been promoted in 1992 and was admitted to teaching at the higher education Institutions. From 1990 to 1996, he was a senior physician at the Epileptological and Neurological Clinics of the University of Bonn, and from 1994 to 1998 he participated in the creation of the Center for Epileptological Surgery at the University Neurosurgical Clinic in Bern as an official medical consultant. He received an additional specialization in special neurological resuscitation, and in 2004 in special pain therapy. From 1996 to 2006 he held the position of leading senior doctor and permanent deputy director of the Neurological Clinic of the University of Essen.
In 2006, he founded the private neurological clinic "Neuro-consil" in Dusseldorf, which he heads to the present. The clinic spectrum includes the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of neurological diseases, including amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, herniated discs and narrowing of the spinal canal, boreliasis, cognitive dysfunctions, inflammatory diseases of the brain and spinal cord and nervous system, polyneuropathy, headaches, neuromuscular diseases, chronic pain syndromes, etc.
Prof. A. Hufnagel is the author and co-author of about 100 scientific publications, including textbooks on neurology. He has received numerous professional awards and prizes, including the Prize of the International Federation of Societies for Electroencephalography and Clinical Neurophysiology (1990), the Alfred Hauptmann Prize of the German Branch of the International League Against Epilepsy (1990), the Heinrich Pette Prize of the German Neurological Association.
Whole spectrum of neurological diseases
Treatment of depressive conditions
Diagnosis and therapy of muscle degeneration