Dr Alvaro Cervera - Neurology

GMC Number: 7446906

Year of first qualification: 1996

Specialty: Neurology

Clinical interest: Stroke

Secretary: Paula Davies

Telephone: 0117 4147498

Dr Alvaro Cervera completed his Neurology specialty in 2001. Since then he has focused his practice in Stroke and obtained a PhD in 2007 studying the effects of heparin in stroke.

His main interests in stroke research are the effects of inflammation after brain ischemia, the deleterious effect of hyperglycaemia and the utility of advanced imaging to select patients for intra-arterial thrombolysis.

Since January 2015 he has worked as a Consultant at Southmead Hospital Bristol.

Dr Alvaro Cervera is Fellow of the European Stroke Organisation.