Prof. Dr. Joaquim Casanas Sintes, Ph.D.
About the doctor
Skills & Expertise
Hand surgery (Dr. Joaquim Casañas)
- 1982-1988 Graduate in medicine and surgery from the University of Barcelona
- 1988 Medical Degree with distinction from the University of Barcelona
- 1988-1993 Bellvitge University Hospital Barcelona
- 1993 Specialist in orthopedic surgery and traumatology
- 1997 Fellowship in hand surgery and brachial plexus in the Avicenne and Bichat Hospitals Paris
- 2001 European diploma in hand surgery
- 2002 Ph.D. in medicine and surgery, University of Barcelona
- 2005 Fellowship at Mayo Clinic
- 1994 Staff at Hospital of Andorra Our Lady of Meritxell
- 1995 Staff at the Brothers Trias and Pujol Health Residence in Badalona
- 1995-2004 Staff of the Bellvitge University Hospital Barcelona
- 1999 Director, Department of traumatology and orthopedic surgery at Teknon Medical Center Barcelona
- 2004 Director of the hand, peripheral nerve, brachial plexus, and microsurgery unit at Hospital University of Bellvitge Barcelona
- 2018 Head of the brachial plexus and microsurgery unit at Hospital of Pediatrics Saint John of God Barcelona
Awards & Memberships
- Guest Speaker at 15 instructional courses for the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
- The organizer of more than 50 meetings on Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus
- Co-director of the National Wrist Arthroscopy Programme by the Spanish Association of Microsurgery (AEM)
- Lecturer on the Master’s on Surgery of the Hand, Universitat de Barcelona
- Lecturer at the of Universitata International de Catalunya
- Lecturer in Physiotherapy at Universitat Gimbernat
- Member of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand
- Member of the European Society for Surgery of the Hand
- Member of the Mexican Society of Surgery of the Hand
- Member of the Spanish Society for Surgery of the Hand
- President of the Spanish Society of Surgery of the Hand
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What is the specialization of Prof. Dr. Joaquim Casanas Sintes, Ph.D.?
The primary specialization of the doctor is orthopedic surgery, microsurgery, hand and brachial plexus surgery.
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