MUDr. Richard Brzezny, Ph.D.

Specialization: Neurology

Clinics: AFI - Prague 6

Language skills: Czech Polish English

Curriculum Vitae



  • 2008 Successfully defended doctoral dissertation in the field of neuroscience
  • 1994-2000 Masters degree in General Medicine, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Czech Republic


Professional qualification:

  • 2015 Licensed in neurosonology
  • 2009 Specialized qualification in neurology
  • 2015 Course – Acute neurology and intense care in neurology
  • 2013 Written board exam in  neurosurgery
  • 2012 Professional internship – Electromyography
  • 2011 Special internship – Duplex neurosonography
  • 2008 Professional internship – Issues with invoked potentials


Overview of internships:

  • 2003, 2002, 2000  Zentrum für Sensomotorik, Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik Klinikum der Universität München
  • 2000  The King’s College Hospital, Neuroscience Dept., London, UK
  • 1998  Department of Medicine, University of Turku, Finland
  • 1997 Internship, the Guy’s and St. Thomas’s Medical and Dental School, London, UK


  • 2014 – now     Stroke Center Director and Head of the Stroke Unit, Regional Hospital Kladno
  • 2009 - 2013      Secondary doctor, Department of Neurosurgery – Charles University, 3rd Faculty of Medicine and Královské Vinohrady University Hospital
  • 2005-2009      Secondary doctor, Department of Neurosurgery, Motol University Hospital
  • 2004-2005      Secondary doctor, Neurologische Klinik und Poliklinik Klinikum der Universität München
  • 2000-2004 Secondary doctor, Neurology Department for Adults, 2nd Faculty of Medicine, Charles University and Motol University Hospital


Professional interests:

  • General neurology.
  • Neurosonology, complex examination of the cerebrovascular system.
  • Cerebrovascular care, caring for patients at risk of a stroke and for those following a stroke.
  • Neurotraumatology with a focus on intracranial hemorrhages, peripheral nerve injuries, brachial plexus and post-traumatic conditions.
  • Dizziness - comprehensive care for patients suffering from dizziness.
  • Outpatient neurosurgical care.
  • Lesions of the spine and spinal cord.
  • Headaches.


Membership in professional societies:

  • American Association of Neurological Surgeons
  • Czech Neurosurgical Society - Czech Medical Association of J.E. Purkyně (ČLS –JEP)
  • Czech Neurological Society - Czech Medical Association of J.E. Purkyně (ČLS –JEP)
  • Czech Medical Chamber

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