ProfileContactMedical Specialty: NeurologyHospital or Clinic Affiliation: Hospital Leonardo da VinciPatient Age Group(s): Adult, PediatricLocation: Hospital Leonardo da Vinci - Rua Rocha Lima, 1563 Fortaleza, State of Ceará 60.135-285 Brazil Appointments: 55-85-99955-7199 Clinical ServicesClinical Areas of Interest: Neuromuscular diseases, neuroimmunology, Peripheral neuropathy, inherited neuropathies, Small Fiber NeuropathiesAdult Clinical Services: Autonomic Function TestingElectromyography/Nerve Conduction Studies ResearchUniversity Affiliation: Universidade Federal do CearáUniversity Title: Professor Adjunto, Level IVORCID URL: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-8957-5796Research Areas of Interest: Peripheral neuropathy, inherited neuropathies, Small Fiber Neuropathies, Autonomic disorders, Neuromuscular diseasesContact telephone for potential research subjects: 55-85-99955-7199Contact email for potential research subjects: firstname.lastname@example.org BiographyFrancisco 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. PublicationsTransthyretin 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.