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Specializes in Neurosurgery - Male - Age 59

1210 W 18th St Suite 104
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
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Dr. Asfora's Background

Research training, expertise and qualifications

Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

  • Neurosurgery, 1994
  • Cerebral-Spinal Shunts - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • CyberKnife®, Cranial (Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Cranial) incl. Gamma Knife and LINAC Photon Beam
  • Deep Brain Stimulation
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Spinal Cord Repair
  • Epidural Block, Facet Blocks
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Intracranial Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM) Repair
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Neurostimulation, Spinal
  • Repair Intracranial Aneurysm
  • Spinal Compression Fracture Repair
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Nerve Block
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery
  • Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Spinal
  • Stereotaxis
  • Acoustic Neuroma
  • Brain and Nervous System Cancer (incl. Gliomas, Astrocytoma, Schwannoma, Medulloblastoma, Chordoma)
  • Brain Cancer
  • Cerebral Aneurysm
  • Cerebral Vascular Disease
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cerebrovascular Disease
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Herniation
  • Low Back Pain
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteosarcoma
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Pseudotumor Cerebri
  • Radiculopathy (not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Tumor
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
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  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Stroke
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  • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

  • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

Awards & Recognitions

Education & Training

Medical School

Universidade Federal De Pernambuco, Centro De Ciencias Da Saude
Graduated in 1977

Internship Hospital

St Raphaels Hospital Yale University
Complete in 1981

Residency Hospital

Matarazzo Hospital
Complete in 1978
Moffitt Hospital University Calif
Complete in 1986
University Manitoba
Complete in 1989
University Ottawa
Complete in 1985
University Sao Paulo
Complete in 1980

Fellowship Hospital

Mass Genl Hospital Harvard University
Complete in 1987

Languages Spoken by Dr. Asfora & Staff

  • English
  • French

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