Dr. Francisco Bernardo


Medical Neurologist




The medical specialty of Neurology is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system.

The main diseases of the nervous system are:


  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders
  • Stroke and other cerebrovascular diseases
  • Epilepsy
  • Migraine and other headache (headache)
  • Multiple sclerosis and other primary demyelinating diseases
  • Polyneuropathies and other peripheral neuropathies
  • Myasthenia gravis
  • Encephalitis and meningitis
  • Sleep disturbances
  • Changes in balance and gait

Dr. Francisco Bernardo



Areas of Interest: Cerebral Vascular Diseases (CVA), Multiple Sclerosis, Dementia, Parkinson's Disease, Sleep, Epilepsy, Headache (headache), Dizziness (dizziness)

Short CV:
Integrated Master in Medicine at the Faculty of Medical Sciences, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (2007-2013)
Common Year Internship at the Hospital Center of the Algarve (2014)
Internship Specific Training in Neurology at Hospital Prof. Doctor Fernando Fonseca (2015-2020)
Stroke Clinical and Research Fellowship at CHUV, Lausanne (2018)
Neuroimmunology Clinical Observership at John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford (2019)
Neurology Hospital Assistant at the University Hospital Center of the Algarve (since 2020)

Consultation hours: Tuesday 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm