Neurosurgery deals with disorders of the central and peripheral nervous system. This comprises diseases of the brains, the skull, spinal cord, spine and peripheral nervous system. The Department of Neurosurgery at the AMC and the Department of Neurosurgery of the VU University Medical Center form the Neurosurgical Center Amsterdam (pages in Dutch).

The research within the department of Neurosurgery in the AMC focuses on neurovascular neurosurgery, endoscopic skull base surgery including pituitary surgery, Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) and child brain tumors.

Overview of the department (in dutch)


Location H6 Zuid
Meibergdreef 9
1105 AZ Amsterdam Zuidoost
the Netherlands
Tel.: +31(0)20 566 3542

Postal address
Academisch Medisch Centrum
Neurochirurgie (H6 Zuid)
P.O.Box 22660
1100 DD Amsterdam Zuidoost
the Netherlands