Portrait Giuseppe Esposito

Giuseppe Esposito
PD Dr. med.

Senior Attending Physician, Department of Neurosurgery


  • Vascular neurosurgery (aneurysms, AVM, dAVF)
  • Brain revascularization (brain bypass surgery, carotid endarterectomy, Moyamoya)
  • Microneurosurgery of brain tumors and skull base surgery


Tel. +41 43 253 26 73

Other competencies

  • Head of the Zurich Microsurgical Lab at the Department of Neurosurgery USZ
  • Co-Head of ICS – Interdisciplinary Cerebrovascular Consultation at the USZ
  • Co-Head of NOVA Team USZ (Noninvasive Optimal Vessel Analysis)
  • Responsible for the coordination and training of sub-assistants
  • Responsible for the neurosurgical USZ consultation hours at the Bellikon Rehabilitation Clinic
  • Responsible for the cooperation of USZ Neurosurgery with rehabilitation clinics
  • Radiation protection expert for the Clinic for Neurosurgery

Most important memberships

  • SINCH Italian Society for Neurosurgery
  • EANS European Association for Neurosurgery

Research focus

  • Neurovascular surgery and brain revascularization
  • Microvascular surgery and microvascular anastomosis
  • Advanced MR imaging: NOVA (Noninvasive Optimal Vessel Analysis)
  • Evaluation of cerebral blood flow by non-invasive imaging
  • Laser-assisted microvascular surgery


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