Francisco Gondim, MD MSc PhD

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Medical Specialty
Neurology
Hospital or Clinic Affiliation
Patient Age Group(s)
Adult
Pediatric
Location
Hospital Leonardo da Vinci - Rua Rocha Lima, 1563
Fortaleza, State of Ceará
60.135-285
Brazil
Appointments
University Affiliation
University Title
Professor Adjunto, Level IV
Research Areas of Interest
Autonomic disorders
inherited neuropathies
Neuromuscular diseases
Peripheral neuropathy
Small Fiber Neuropathies
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Contact email for potential research subjects
gondimfranc@yahoo.com

Francisco de Assis Aquino Gondim M.D., Ph.D. is Professor Adjunto IV of Neurology at Universidade Federal do Ceará.  Trained at SLU, Washington University School of Medicine and Cornell University, he sees patients at Universidade Federal do Ceará and Hospital Leonardo da Vinci. He has extensive research experience in several neuropathy and neuromuscular diseases, including CMT, neuropathy in Parkinson's disease, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Small Fiber Neuropathy and CIDP.  He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Neurology and the American Academy of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and an editor for Arquivos de Neuropsiquiatria and BMC Neurology.

 

Transthyretin familial amyloid polyneuropathy due to lle107Val mutation mimicking atypical chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy: case report.
Gondim FAA, Filha JGH, Jordanova A.
Acta Neurol Belg. 2020 Feb;120(1):201-203.

Brazilian consensus for diagnosis, management and treatment of transthyretin familial amyloid polyneuropathy.
Pinto MV, Barreira AA, Bulle AS, Freitas MRG, França MC Jr, Gondim FAA, Marrone CD, Marques W Jr, Nascimento OJM, Rotta FT, Pupe C, Waddington-Cruz M.
Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2018 Sep;76(9):609-621.

Definition and diagnosis of small fiber neuropathy: consensus from the Peripheral Neuropathy Scientific Department of the Brazilian Academy of Neurology.
Gondim FAA, Barreira AA, Claudino R, Cruz MW, Cunha FMBD, Freitas MRG, França MC Jr, Gonçalves MVM, Marques W Jr, Nascimento OJM, Oliveira ASB, Pereira RC, Pupe C, Rotta FT, Schestatsky P. Arq Neuropsiquiatr. 2018 Mar;76(3):200-208.

Peripheral neuropathy in patients with inflammatory bowel disease.
Gondim FA, Brannagan TH 3rd, Sander HW, Chin RL, Latov N.
Brain. 2005 Apr;128(Pt 4):867-79.