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Prof. Coubes

Professor Philippe COUBES is Head of the Unit for Functional and Stereotactic Neurosurgery and of the Unit for Pediatric Neurosurgery in Montpellier University hospital (France). He is director of the Research Unit on Movement Disorders (INSERM U 661- CNRS UMR5203).
Montpellier's group has developped the use of DBS in many diseases associated with dystono-dyskinetic syndroms and also behavioural disorders.It is especially contributed to the validation of MRI-guided stereotactic surgery under general anesthesia without MER.