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Neurosurgeon

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.

Achievements

  • Board certified neurosurgeon, 1988.

Connections

father:
Tore B. Karlsson

mother:
Sylvia (Johansson) Karlsson