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Petra M. Klinge, MD

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Professor of Neurosurgery
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
LPG Neurosurgery
593 Eddy Street, APC6
Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Petra Klinge is an internationally renowned General Neurosurgeon specializing in the surgical treatment of patients with brain tumors, hydrocephalus and Alzheimer’s disease, pediatric diseases and treatment of congenital diseases like Chiari and spinal malformations.

Dr. Klinge received her medical degree at the University of Kiel in 1993 and completed her neurosurgical residency at Hannover Medical School in Germany in 2002. She was Senior Associate Professor of neurosurgery at the International Neuroscience Institute in Hannover, Germany, where she had the opportunity to be educated by Professor M. Samii, a founder of modern skull base surgery.

Dr. Klinge is an active member of the American Association of Neurosurgeons and the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. She is Editor In Chief of the Elsevier journal Interdisciplinary Neurosurgery: Advanced Techniques and Case Management (INAT) and Associate Editor of Clinical Neurology and Neurosurgery (CNN). She also serves as reviewer for international scientific journals including Neurosurgery, Journal of Neurosurgery, Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry and others. She is past president of the International Society for Hydrocephalus and CSF disorders.

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