Orthopaedic Surgeon in Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Cristina Sacramento MD
- Universitary Hospital of CanariasOfra, s/n La Laguna. Santa Cruz de TenerifeSanta Cruz de Tenerife, , 38320 - SpainPhone: 34 922 678000
About Our Practice
Medical: Faculty of Medicine, University of La Laguna. Spain Years: 1987-1993
Postgraduate Training: Specialty Orthopaedic Surgery
Internship: Universitary Hospital “Insular” of Gran Canaria, From 4/96 To 4/97
Residency: Universitary Hospital “Insular” of Gran Canaria, From 4/97 To 4/2001
Fellowship: Visting Fellow in spine surgery in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF). From: October and November 2001 and through May, June, July and August 2002_
Clinical Grant Doctor Manuel Morales Foundation during 2002, San Francisco University, California, UCSF, extending studies about “Principles and techniques of Spine surgery, Clinic and Surgical Management of the Spinal Trauma, Degenerative disease, and Deformities”, with Professor and Chairman David S. Bradford, M.D.
Research Grant the Canarian Foundation of Investigation and Health (FUNCIS), “Spinal Pathology” in Canarian Community. 2001
Spine fellow in spine surgery,at Fundation Halcorcon Hospital, Madrid, February 2004.
Spine fellow in spine surgery,at Fundation Halcorcon Hospital, Madrid, March 4 – 18 2005.
Spine Fellowship in Spine Surgery at Woodridge Spine Center and Exampla Lutheran Medical Center, thru November and December 2005, in Wheat Ridge,Colorado, with Dr.Thomas G. Lowe, MD.
Other Degree(s) Earned: PhD University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain, March 24/ 2001. Field of Study: “Effects of growth hormone on autologous and synthetic bone grafting incorporation in the treatment of bone defects using rabbits as experimental models”.
Membership of Professional Societies: Scoliosis Research Society(SRS)YEAR:2007; Canary Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and trauma (COTCAN) YEAR: 2001; Spanish Society of Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma (SECOT) YEAR: 1999
Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) YEAR: 2007
Spine Surgeon in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Universitary Hospital of Canarias, Spain, since July 2001
- Orthopaedic Surgeon
- Fellowship Trained
- Degenerative Spine
- Spinal Deformity
- Scoliosis Research Society