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Bengt Gunnar Karlsson

Bengt Gunnar Karlsson, Swedish neurosurgeon. Board certified neurosurgeon, 1988. Recipient Lars Leksell award, 1993.

Background

  • Karlsson, Bengt Gunnar was born on August 8, 1953 in Stockholm. Son of Tore B. and Sylvia (Johansson) Karlsson.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, Karolinska Institute, 1980. Doctor of Philosophy in Gamma Knife Surgery, Karolinska Institute, 1996.

    Career

    • Intern Norrtälje Hospital, Sweden, 1981-1983. Resident neurosurgery department South Hospital, Stockholm, 1983-1986, Karolinska Hospital, Stockholm, 1987-1988, staff member, since 1988. Visiting professor Department Neurosurgery Munich, 1994-1995.

      Director Karolinska Gamma Knife Center, Stockholm, 1992, 98—, co-director, 1993-1998.

    Major achievements

    • Board certified neurosurgeon, 1988.

    Connections

    • father: Tore B. Karlsson
    • mother: Sylvia (Johansson) Karlsson
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    Born August 8, 1953
    (age 64)
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    • 1980
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1996
      Karolinska Institute
    • 1981 - 1983
      Intern, Norrt+nlje Hospital
      Sweden
    • 1983 - 1986
      resident, neurosurgery department South Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden
    • 1987 - 1988
      resident, neurosurgery department South Hospital
      Stockholm, Stockholms Lan, Sweden

    Award