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Welcome to Doctor Enrique Galindo Andújar´s web page.

Specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. Expert in joint replacement surgery of the extremities. Expert minimally invasive techniques correction of deformities.

Collaborator in multiple lectures and presentations, both for Teaching Courses and Medical Seminars, on a national and international level; obtained awards for several of them.

Author of  the book «The Ischemic Necrosis of the Femoral Head.» Editorial Garsi.

EDUCATION

•             1964-1970. Doctor of Medicine and Surgery (MD) from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•             1970-1972. Title Specialist in Forensic Medicine. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•             1973. Specialist in Occupational Medicine. Medical School. Universidad Complutense.

•             1974. Specialist in Orthopaedic Surgery. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•             PhD: «Results of Different Local Treatments for Chronic Hemophilic Synovitis of the Knee». Presentation of the aforementioned at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid on December 17th, 1996, being uninamously awarded Cum Laude by the judges.

EDUCATIONAL AND ACADEMIC MERITS

•             Doctor in Medicine and Surgery, Universidad Complutense de Madrid. 1964-1970.

•             Honor Roll               

•             Histology

•             Special Physiology

•             Anatomy – Pathology

•             Physical Therapeutics

•             General Pathology

Academic Awards

•             Miró Foundation, 1966-1967

•             García-Iguren Foundation, 1968-1969

Military Service        

•             The University Militias I.P.S.

•             Military Health Corps

Rotations:

•             Military Hospital of Palma de Mallorca, Mallorca

•             Department of Surgery and Traumatology                                                                          Professor Colonel Doctor Aguiló, 1971

Intern Student  (*)       

•             General Pathology Class. Professor Bermejillo. 1966-1968.

Honorary Intern Student

•             Department of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Angulo.

•             In the Pediatrics class, Professor Laguna, 1968-1970

 (*) Academic merit due to special dedication and knowledge in a particular subject.

Thesis                       

•             Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 1970

PhD Period: 1970-1971

•             PhD Courses

•             History of Medicine, Rheumathology, Gentics, Endocrinology

•             1986, Arthroscopic Synovectomy in Hemophiclic Arthropathy. Comparative Studies with Different Therapeutic Options.

POSTGRADUATION PERIOD M.I.R. (MEDICAL INTERN RESIDENT)

•   1971-1974  Residency standard competition

•             Clinical Internship. C.S. La Paz University Hospital, Madrid.

•   Adjunct to the Department of Traumatology. Prof. Palacios Carvajal

Full Residency

•    Departament of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology.

•   Dr. Epeldegui. Dr. Martínez Ladreda, Cahirman of the Department. La Paz Campus

Medical Specialties   

•   1970-1972. Title: Specialist in Forensic Medicine. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•   1973. Specialist in Occupational Medicine. Legal Medical School. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•   1974. Specialist in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

PhD                          

•             «Results of Different Local Treatments for Chronic Hemophilic Synovitis of the Knee». Presentation of the aforementioned at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid on December 17th, 1996, being unanimously awarded Cum Laude by the judges.

CONTINUING EDUCATION

•             Participant in national and international courses, seminars and conferences.

•             Further training periods with internationally renowned surgeons abroad.

ADVANCED TRAINING PERIODS

•             Anchorage, Alaska (USA). With Dr. McGuire: Perfecting the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Arthroscopic Technique. 1993.

•             Fontana, California (USA). With Dr. Menon: Perfecting the Carpal Tunnel Liberation Technique through Endoscopy. 1993.

•             Los Angeles (USA). With Dr. Snyder (SCOOI): Perfecting the Treatment of Anterior Shoulder Instability with Arthroscopic Technique. 1995.

ATTENDANCE TO CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES AND NATIONAL CONFERENCES

•             Traumatology Weekends. C. S. La Paz. Madrid, 1971.

•             First Osteosynthesis Course for the Traumatology M.I.R. Cruz Roja Central Hospital. Madrid, 1972.

•             First Hand Surgery Week. Prof. E. Salamanca. C. S. La Paz, 1972.

•             Traumatology Weekends. Madrid, 1972.

•             Traumatology Weekends. Prof. Palacios. Madrid, 1973.

•             IX Luso-Spanish Congress of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Santiago de Compostela, 1973.

•             1ª Scientific Symposium on Osteosynthesis Techniques. Madrid, 1973.

•             Limb Reimplantation Course. Dr. Nava. December, 1973. La Paz Hospital. Madrid.

•             Traumatology Weekends. Dr. Palacios. Madrid,1974.

•             Spanish Course on Occupational Medicine. Prof. B. Piga.  Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Madrid, 1974-1975.

•             Symposium on Articular Substitution. Prof. Bucholz. Madrid. October 1974.

•             Spanish-Argentinian Congress on Orthopedics and Traumatology. Malaga. May 1976.

•             National Hematology Congress. Monograph on Hemophilia. Pamplona, November 1978.

•             Course on Feet Diseases. San Rafael Hospital. Prof. Viladot. Barcelona, 1979.

•             International Hemophilia Conference. Cádiz, December 1979.

•             Hemophilia Symposium. School of Medicine. Madrid, January 1980.

•             Hip Surgery. San Juan de Dios Hospital. VI Week.

•             Hand Surgery. La Paz Hospital. November 1981- January 1982.

•             First Symposium on Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. 1982.

•             XIV Symposium on Vertebral Spine Surgery. Palma de Mallorca, 1982.

•             Inter-Hospital Conference on Hip Prosthesis. October 1st Residency. Madrid, November 12-13, 1983.

•             Annual Meeting of the C.E.G.O.C (Coagulopathy Research Group). Valencia. May 1982.

•             Course on Osseous and Metabolic Diseases. La Paz Hospital, February 1983.

•             XI Symposium on Vertebral Spine Surgery. I International Arthroscopy Course. La Paz Hospital. December 16-17, 1983.

•             IX International Symposium on Rheumatic Surgery. October 1983.

•             Course on the Knee and Hip Pathology. S.O.C.A.L. Sta. Cruz de Tenerife. February 1984.

•             III Arthroscopy Course. Bellvitge Hospital. Barcelona. November 1984.

•             Symposium on Orthopedic Surgery Advancements. Conference on Advances in Orthopedic Surgery. Ntra. Sra. del Pino Health Center. Las Palmas. April 1984.

•             Knee Lesions. Zamora College of Physicians. October 1985.

•             Arthroscopy Course. A.E.A. (Spanish Arthroscopy Association). Barcelona. November 1985.

•             V Arthroscopy Course. Sagunto, November 1985.

•             VI International Aymposium on Isoelastic Hip Prosthesis. April 1984.

•             Encounter with Dr. Jorge Galante: “Advances in Biological Fixation of Non-Cemented Implants”. La Paz. Madrid. April 1984.

•             II Practical Course on Arthroscopic Surgery Initiation.  Tres Torres Hospital. Barcelona. May 1987.

•             I Symposium on Total Hip Arthroplasties. San Carlos Clinical Hospital. Madrid. June 1987.

•             1st OR Supervision Conference. A.O. Spain. Madrid, 1987.

•             X International Course in Knee Disease. Bellvitge Hospital. Barcelona. June 1987.

•             I International Symposium in Hip Surgery. Barcelona. October 1987.

•             1st Update Course on Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Naval Hospital.  Madrid. October 1987.

•             Advances Course in Arthroscopic Surgery. Asepeyo. Madrid. October 1987.

•             1ª Meeting on Advancements in Arthroscopic Surgery and Anterior Cruciate Ligament Plasties. Ramón y Cajal Hospital. December 1987.

•             VI Course of the A.E.A (Spanish Arthroscopy Association). Granada. November 1987.

•             Med-87 Video. Medical Contest. Badajoz 1987. Substitution Surgery in the Arthrosic Knee. Valme Hospital. Seville, 1988.

•             XI Official International Symposium on Rheumatic Disease Surgery. March 1988.

•             Encounters with Jo Miller. Barcelona. March 1988.

•             New Advances in Hip and Knee Prosthesis. University Hospital. Granada. March 1988.

•             Angulated Plates, Osteosynthesis Course. ASEPEYO. May 1988.

•             XVI Conference of the Castilian-Leonese Association of Orthopedics and Traumatology. Zamora. June 1988.

•             Semi-Invasive Methods in Orthopedic surgery and Traumatology. Mapfre-Medicine. Majadahonda, Madrid. November 1991.

•             National Congress of the Spanish Association of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Yearly from 1989-1995.

•             Roundtable in “Controversies in Laparoscopic Surgery for the year 2000”, at the Spanish Medical-Surgical Academy. May 20, 1999.

•             Practical Courses on Current Techniques in Foot Surgery. “Percutaneous Forefoot Surgery”. Held at the Barcelona University. Human Anatomy Department. Barcelona. September 24, 1999.

•             “Current Techniques in Orthopedic Surgery: Arthroscopy. Percutaneous Foot Surgery” Held at Monte Naranjo Hospital. Oviedo. March 17-18, 2000.

•             40th National Congress of the Spanish Association of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Tenerife. October 1-4, 2003.

•             Scientific Symposium F40 Biomet Rapid Recovery Program. Prague. September 4, 2004.

•             XXIV Conference of the A.E.A (Spanish Arthroscopy Association). León. May 10-12, 2006.

•             IX Worldwide Conference of the International Cartilage Repair Society (ICRS). Sitges, Barcelona. September 26-29, 2010.

•             XX Course on Locomotive System Tumors (Soft Tissue Sarcomas). Held at De la Santa Creu i Sant Pau Hsopital. Barcelona. March 17-18, 2011.

•             I National Medical Congress on Growth Factors. Organized by INVASA in Valencia. April 8-9, 2011.

ATTENDANCE TO CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES AND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES

•             International Congress on the Knee Joint. Rotterdam, Holland. September 13-15, 1973.

•             Spanish-Argentinian Congress on Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Buenos Aires. November 1979.

•             1st International Hemophilia Conference. Bonn. October 3-7, 1980.

•             2nd International Symposium on Hemophilia Treatment. Tokyo, Japan. May 1981.

•             XIV Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. San José de Costa Rica. July 1981.

•             XXI Course in Hip Surgery. Müller. Bern, Switzerland. November 1981.

•             International Symposium. Arthroscopy of the Knee in a Surgical Environment. Luxemburg. October 1982.

•             Kürse für Hüftgelenks Chirurgie. Bern, Switzerland. October 1983.

•             XVI Luso-Spanish Congress of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatolog. Coimbra, Portugal. June 1983.

•             XVI International Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. Río de Janeiro. 1984.

•             V Symposium UBER Isoelastiche RM Huftprothsen. Bettlach, Switzerland. 1985.

•             1st International Symposium on Orthopedic Problems in Hemophilia. Dusseldorf. May 1985.

•             American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, 52nd Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, Nevada. January 1985.

•             43rd Th. A.D. Course Operative Stabilization of the Spine. Davos, Switzerland. December 8-13, 1987.

•             Course on Advanced Technologies in Total Hip and Knee Replacement. La Napoule, France. March 1986.

•             XVII International Congress of the W.F.H (World Federation of Hemophilia). Milan, Italy. June 1986.

•             Premiere Journée D´artroscopie. Clinique St. Michael. Toulouse, France. October 1986.

•             44th AO/ASIF Advanced Course on the Operative Treatment of Fractures and Non-Unions. Davon, Switzerland. December 1986.

•             Journess D´Artroscopie D´exneaux. Lieja, Belgium. April 1986.

•             Societé Internationale de Recherche en Orthopedie et Traumatologie. Munich, Germany. August 1987. 

•             S.I.C.O.T. 87. Munich, Germany. August 1987.

•             II Symposium Internationalle dela Medicina dello Sport Aplicata il Calcio.Jesolo Venice, Italy. September 1987.

•             S.O.F.C.O.T. 62nd Annual Congress. Paris, France. November 1987.

•             Third Congress of the European Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy (ESKA). Amsterdam, Holland. May 1988.

•             A.A.O.S. Annual Meeting. Atlanta. February 1988.

•             Update in Orthopedics and Traumatology. Asepeyo. Madrid. April 1988.

•             I Traumatology Meeting. Granada University Hospital. May 1988.

•             XVII International Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. Madrid. May 1988.

•             II European L.A.D. Study Club. Cannes, France. September. 1988.

•             XXV Conference of the SECOT. September 1988.

•             VII Spanish-Argentinian Congress on Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Barcelona. September 1988.

•             Healthcare Cooperation in the Frame of a National Healthcare System. Ministry of Health. Madrid. December 1988.

•             VII Conference of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. Badajoz.  November 1988.

•             II Meeting on Advances in Arthroscopy. Madrid. December 1988.

•             56th Annual Meeting of the A.A.O.S.  Las Vegas, Nevada. February 1989.

•             Recent Advances in Hemophilia Care. Los Angeles, California. April 1989.

•             Workshop with Prof. Jo Miller. 12 de Octubre Hospital. Madrid. May 1989.

•             VI Orthopedic Conference Da Primavera. Lisbon, Portugal. May 1989.

•             XI International Course on Knee Disease. J.R. Cabot, Bellvitge Hospital. June 1989.

•             II Meeting on Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. To N.I.C.F., New Perspectives. June 1989.

•             III European L.A.D. Study Club. Venice, Italy. August 1989.

•             Nucleotomy through Chemonucleolysis. Granada. September 1989.

•             VIII National Conference of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. Gijón. October 1989.

•             III Workshops of the Canarias Islands in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Las Palmas de Gran Canaria. October, 1989.

•             XVIII Spanish-Portuguese Congress of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. SECOT. Madrid. November 1989.

•             VIII Scientific Meeting of the Spanish Knee Association, SEROD. Madrid. November 1989.

•             XVI International Symposium on Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Mapfre. Madrid. November 1989.

•             Category I of the Physicians’ Recognition Award of the American Medical Association, Arthroscopy Association of North America. New Orleans, Louisiana. February 1990

•             American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, A.A.O.S. Attended several meetings and conferences from 1990-1993.

•             3rd Conference on Clinical Research in Arthroscopy. Paris, France. September 1991.

•             International Arthroscopy Congress. Barcelona. July 1992

•             11th Annual San Diego Meeting on «Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder». San Diego, California. June 1994.

•             12th Annual San Diego Meeting on «Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder». San Diego, California. June 1999.

•             Surgeon Orientation Program «Chondrocyte Implantation Training» in Genzyme Tissue Repair. Naarden, Amsterdam. April 19-20, 1996.

•             XXV Anniversary of the AOE (Spanish Association of Orthopedists), with scientific conferences and administrative conference of the Spanish Group of the AOI (International Association of Orthopedists). Cruz Roja Hospital, de Hospitalet de Llobregat. December 2, 1996.

•             American Orthopedic Association, 64th Meeting held in San Francisco, California. February 1997. Attended several sessions and courses.

•             IV Theoretical-Practical Conference for Surgeons and Traumatologists organized by IQL (Surgical Industry), at the Le Palace Hotel, Tunez. February 18-22, 1999.

•             Spanish Medical-Surgical Academy Roundtable on “Chronic Constipation”. At the event “Previsión Sanitaria Nacional”.  March 30, 1998.

•             III Congress of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT). Barcelona. April 24-27, 1997. Was Roundtable moderator on “Surgical Treatment of Humeral Diaphyseal Fractures”.

•             14th Annual San Diego Meeting on «Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder». June 1997.

•             16th Annual Fall Course, by the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Nashville, Tennessee. November 6-9 1997. Attended the courses:

•             *Knee Lecture & Laboratory

•             *Wrist & Elbow Lecture & Laboratory

•             *Shoulder Lecture & Laboratory

•  18th Annual Meeting, by the Arthroscopy Association of North America. Vancouver, Canada. April 15-18, 1999.

•  Course on Current Techniques in Foot Surgery. “Percutaneous Forefoot Surgery”. Held at the Barcelona University. Human Anatomy Department. Barcelona. September 24, 1999.

•  16th Annual Current Concepts in Joint Replacement – winter 1999. Orlando, Florida. December 9-11 de 1999.

•  “Update Course on Arthroscopic shoulder Surgery”, organized by Smith & Nephew. Barcelona and Cadiz. March 2-4 2000.

•  17th Annual San Diego Meeting about Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder». June 2000.

•  American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (A.A.O.S) meeting. San Francisco, California. February 28- March 4, 2001. Attended several courses.

•  “L’Artroplastica Di Ginocchio: Primi impianti e revisioni. Knee Artroplasty: Primary and revision”. Sorrento, Italy. March 18-20, 2001.

•  “L’Artroplastica Di Ginocchio: Primi impianti e revisioni. Knee Artroplasty: Primary and revision”. Sorrento, Italy. May 18-20, 2002.

•  19th Annual Meeting San Diego, Shoulder: Arthroscopy, Arthroplasty and Fractures”. San Diego, California. June 19-22, 2002.

•  XXI Congress of the Spanish Arthroscoopy Association. Moderated the live conference “Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair”, with Dr. S. Burkhart.

•  “Arthroscopy Workshop”. King Salmon, Alaska. August 14-15, 2003.

•  “Minimally Invasive Solutions in Total Joint Replacement”. Bologne, Italy. September 3, 2003. Organized by Zimmer.

•  Arthroscopic Shoulder Techniques International Course. Organized by Smith & Nephew. Held at the Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology, Medical School of the University of Barcelona. December 11-13, 2003.

•  Advanced Surgical Solutions and Technologies in the Management of Knee Arthritis”. Rome, Italy. June 26, 2004. Organized by Zimmer

•  Biomet Rapid Recovery Program with “Rapid Recovery Program in Hip Arthroplasty”. Prague, Czech Republic. September 3-5, 2004. Organized by IQL-Biomet Europe.

•  Instructor/Professor in the course “Anatomy and Arthroscopic Surgery for Residents”. School of Medicine, University of Barcelona. November 28, 1998.

•  2nd Arthroscopic Shoulder Techniques International Course of ISAKOS. Laboratory of Arthroscopic & Surgical Anatomy of the University of Barcelona, December 15-17, 2004.

•  American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (A.A.O.S) meeting. Washington, Virginia. February 23-27, 2005. Attended several update courses (Tumors, shoulder instability, osteochondral ankle lesions). February 23-27, 2005.

•  IV International Arthroplasty Course. Organized by the Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona and Vall d´Hebrón Hospital. April 12-15, 2005.

•  5th International Meeting of The Ikeuchi International Society for Arthroscopy and Musculoskeletal Endoscopy. Barcelona. May 23-25, 2005.

•  3rd Arthroscopic Shoulder Techniques, International Course of ISAKOS.  Laboratory of Arthroscopic & Surgical Anatomy of the University of Barcelona. October 20-22, 2005.

•  The Miami Hand Reconstruction, Pre-AAOS Course.Miami, Florida. March 19-20, 2006.

•  Autologous Growth Factors: State of the Art. Chamonix, France. January 31, 2008.

•  The Miami Hand Reconstruction Pre-AAOS Course: Arthroscopy/Arthroplasty. Coral Gables, Florida. March 2, 2008.

•  American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (A.A.O.S) meeting. San Francisco, California. March 5-9, 2008.

•  Course Master Experience. Arthroscopic- Surgical Skills Series: Foot & Ankle. Category I, 15-hr duration.  Orthopaedic Learning Center in Rosemont, Chicago, Illinois. September 13-15, 2008.  Organized by the Arthroscopy Association of North America

•  6th Annual Miami Hand Arthroscopy/Arthroplasty Course. Miami, Florida. February 13-14, 2011.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

•             1970-75. M.I.R. Residency in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology at the «Hospital Universitario La Paz» in Madrid.

•             1975. Assistant Interim Doctor for Orthopaedic Traumatologic Surgery at the Social Security (S.S.). Service Commission. Ntra. Sra. de Cristal Healthcare Home, Orense. Interim Assistant Doctor C.R.T.C.S. La Paz.

•             1976. Assistant Doctor in Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology at a Facility of the S.S. National Merit-Free Competition. Orthopaedic Surgery. C.S. La Paz. B.O.E. March of 1976.

•             1978-89. Section Chief of the S.S. Opposition Merit-Free Competition. Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. C.S. La Paz. May 1978-1989.

•             Since 1980 and paralel to this activity, organized the “Los Nardos” Clinic Trauma Emergency Service, which was then transferred to Clinica Nª Señora de Loreto and Nª Señora del Rosario (Madrid).

•             1989. Social Security voluntary leave of absence.

HEALTHCARE ACTIVITIES

•             1989. Medical Director and Chief Surgeon-Traumatologist «MUTUAL CASTILLA»

•             1990. Trauma Team Leader of «MUTUA GENERAL»

•             1992. Head of the Traumatology Surgery Department at «MUPRESPA»

•             1992. Medical Director of the Instituto Madrileño de Traumatología  (Madrid Institute of Traumatology), continuing to present date.

•             1994. Head of Trauma Emergencies at MONCLOA Clinic, continuing to present date.

•             2007. Medical Director of the «Clinica del Valle», Madrid.

TEACHING AND RESEARCH

•             Collaborator in multiple lectures and presentations, both for Teaching Courses and Medical Seminars, on a national and international level; obtained awards for several of them.

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS IN NATIONAL CONFERENCES AND COURSES

•             «Genotypic Osteopetrosis. Family Study.» IX Hispanic-Portuguese Congress of Orthopaedics and Trauma. 1973, Santiago.

•             Albers-Schönberg Disease. Trauma Weekends. 1973, Madrid.

•             Malignancy in Fistulized Chronic Ostemielitis. Trauma Weekends. 1974,. Madrid.

•             «Chondrolysis as Complication of Epiphysiolysis». IV Hispanic-Argentine Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology. 1976, Malaga.

•             Femoral Head Avascular Necrosis. Trauma Weekends. 1976, Madrid.

•             Alternative Treatment to Hemophilic Synovitis. Coxa Valga and Hemophilia. 1979, Cadiz.

•             Fractures of the Trochanteric Massif, Nail, Plate, Vs Ender. 1st Conference of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Balearic Society. 1982, Palma de Mallorca.

•             Orthopaedic Treatment of Hemophilia. Conference. Annual Meeting of the Coagulopathy Study Group. 1982, Valencia.

•             Surgical Instruments in Arthroscopy. I International Arthroscopy Course. C. S. La Paz. September. 1983, Madrid.

•             Stability Criteria in Cervical Spine Fractures. XI Symposium on Surgery of the Spine. December, 1983. Palma de Mallorca.

•             Osteotomy Versus Knee Prosthesis. Course on Hip and Knee Pathology S.O.C.A.L. Conference. 1983, Santa Cruz de Tenerife.

•             Handling Arthroscopy Situations in the Operation Room. III Arthroscopy Course. Bellvitge. November, 1984, Barcelona.

•             Biomechanical Bases of Autolocking Prostheses. Microsurgery in Orthopedic Surgery. Current State of Arthroscopy. 1984, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

•             Knee Arthroscopy. College of Physicians. Conference. 1984, Zamora.

•             Workshop on Advances in Orthopaedic Surgery. Live Surgery. April, 1984, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.

•             «Clinical Results of the Multicenter Study. Complications Special Cases». VI International Symposium on Hip Replacements. Round Table Moderator. 1986, Palma de Mallorca.

•             «Bruising  in Hemophilia. Ultrasound Valuations». XXIV SECOT Conference. 1986, Pamplona.

•             Synovectomy. Osteochondritis. V Arthroscopy Course. November, 1986, Sagunto.

•             «Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee.» Advanced Course in Arthroscopic Surgery. Hospital Monografico Asepeyo. October, 1987, Madrid.

•             «Use of Electric Scalpel in Arthroscopy». «Plasty of Cruciate Ligament With a Self Designed Guide».  VI Course of the Spanish Association of Arthroscopies. 1987, Granada.

•             Arthroscopy in Patellofemoral Pathology. II Practical Course in Initiation in Arthroscopic Surgery. Clínica Tres Torres. Conference and Live Surgery. 1987, Barcelona.

•             Prosthetics of Subaxial C-spine or Craniocervical Junction. I Seminar for Updates in Trauma. Policlínica Naval. Ntra. Sra. del Carmen. 1987, Madrid.

•             Ligamentoplasty L.C.A. Ramón y Cajal Hospital. December, 1987, Madrid.

•             VII Hispanic-Argentine Congress. 2 Speeches. SECOT Congress. September, 1988, Barcelona.

•             II Conference, Advances in Arthroscopy. Ramón y Cajal Hospital. December, 1988. VIP guest. Madrid.

•             Replacement Surgery in Osteoarthritic Knee. Conference. Hospital Valme. February, 1988, Sevilla.

•             New Advances in Knee and Hip Prosthesis. Conference. Hospital Universitario Dr. Acosta. 1988, Granada.

•             ACL Plasty. Bone-tendon-bone. XVI Castilian-Leonese Congress of Orthopaedics and Trauma. June,. 1988, Zamora.

•             Spring Workshop VI. May, 1989. VIP guest. Lisbon, Portugal.

•             VIII Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. October, 1989. 3 Speeches. Gijón.

•             Ischemic Necrosis of the Femoral Head. II Conference of Traumatology and Orthopedics. June 1989. Special Guest. Granada.

•             «Hip Arthroplasty». 2nd International Congress of Orthopedics. Mexico, February 16-20, 1990.

•             «Roundtable on Arthroscopy.» III Workshop Introduction to Arthroscopy. Asepeyo. Madrid, June 2nd, 1990.

•             «Knee Arthroscopy. Pathology and Meniscal Surgery. Technical Indications». “Knee Arthroscopy. Synovial Pathology. Pathology and Arthroscopic Surgery  of Osteochondral Lesions.» Doctoral Course «Advances in Arthroscopic Surgery.» Universidad de Cantabria. Santander, April 16th, 1990.

•             «Arthroscopic Synovectomy». VI International Symposium on Knee Pathology. San Sebastian, June 14-16, 1990.

•             «Hip Replacement». Hip Surgery Conference at the Hospital Virgen de Cinta. Tortosa. October 26, 1990.

•             Surgical Indications of the Intramedullary Nail. II Theoretical-Practical course for Nursing Supervision of Orthopedic Surgery. Organized by Synthes-Hipania S.A., Madrid-November 27-28, 1990.

•             «Roundtable» Conference on «Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Versus Arthroscopy in Peripheral Joints.» La Toja. April 27, 1991.

•             «New LC-DCP Implants», «Trauma and Orthopedics Concepts». 50th Theoretical and Practical Course for Orthopedic and Trauma Operation Room Personnel. Org. Synthes-S.A Hispania. Madrid, December 16 -17, 1991.

•             Surgical Indications for the Intramedullary Nail. 48th Theoretical and Practical Course for Orthopedic Operating Room Personnel. Org. Synthes-S.A Hispania, Madrid. April 15-16, 1991.

•             «Surgical Indications for Femur and Tibia Fractures. Intramedullary Keys». 59th Theoretical and Practical Course for Traumatology and Orthopedics Operating Room Personnel. Org. Synthes-Hispania S.A., Madrid, December 15-16, 1992.

•             «Arthroscopy in Carpal Tunnel Syndrome.» «Fracture of the Distal Radius. Arthroscopically Assisted Reduction». «Hip Arthroscopy». «Ankle Arthroscopic Arthrodesis». «Acute ACL Tear.» XI Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. Puerto Banus. Marbella-Malaga. September 30 and October 1-2 , 1993.

•             «Arthroscopy Course on Knee Ligament Injuries». «Mc. Guire Technique with HTH in ACL Injuries”. «XI Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. Puerto Banus. Marbella-Malaga. September 30 and October 1-2, 1993.

•             «Basic Principles in Arthroscopy. History. » I Arthroscopy Instrumentation Course for Nursing,  during the XI Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. Marbella, September 30 and October 1, 1993.

•             «Capsuloligamentous Injuries». II Regional Symposium on Sports Medicine. Las Palmas. December 2-4, 1993.

•             «L.C.A. Plasty with H.T.H. Technique». Basic Arthroscopic Shoulder and Knee Course. Organized by the Arthroscopy Unit of Clínica Tres Torres (Barcelona), December 14-17, 1993.

•             «Retractable Shoulder Capsulitis», XII Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. October, 1994, Palma de Mallorca.

•             «Surgical Indications in Proximal and Distal Femur.» 67th Theoretical and Practical course for Traumatology and Orthopedics Operating Room Personnel. Organized by Synthes-Hispania. Madrid, January 25-26, 1994.

•             «Arthroscopic Techniques in Wrist and Ankle Joints.» XII Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. October, 1994, Palma de Mallorca.

•             «Slap Glenohumeral Joint Injuries. Arthroscopic Treatment», «Arthroscopic Treatment of Anterior Shoulder Instability with the Use of the Glenoid Anchor Screw.» XIII Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association. September, 1995, La Coruña.

•             «Shoulder Stabilization with Revo Shoulder Screw. Arthroscopic Treatment». Symposium on Surgical Techniques in Shoulder Instability. Including Surgical Procedure. November 17-18, 1995. Hospital San Agustín. Avilés.

•             XIV Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, held on May 16-18, 1996, in Cadiz. Open Speech presented at the Congress of the A.E.A.:

•             «Anterior Shoulder Instability.Technique, results and problems with Revo mini-screw.»

•             «Evolution and Treatment of Tears of the Palmer Fibrocartilage Triangular Complex Type I».

•             «Arthroscopic Evaluation of the Thumb´s Metacarpophalangeal Steiner Joint Injuries»

•  At the XXXIII National SECOT Congress held in Alicante, from October 1-4,1996: «Treatment of Humeral Shaft Fractures with Marchetti Nail»

•  «Basic Shoulder Course for Residents: Arthroscopic Treatment of Anterior Shoulder Instability», XIV Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, held from May 16-18 1996, in Cadiz.

•  «Surgical Treatment for Rotator Cuff Tear», 2nd Congress of the Spanish Society for Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, held at the Faculty of Medicine of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, from May 31 to June 1, 1996.

•  At the XXXIII National SECOT Congress held in Alicante, from October 1-4,1996:

•             At the Spanish Arthroscopy Association Course: «Treatment of Shoulder Instability Through the Snyder Technique.»

•             At the Spanish Association of Foot Medicine and Surgery, «Applied Anatomy, Portals and Surgical Instruments  in Ankle Arthroscopy».

•             «Pathogenesis of Hemophilic Arthropathy» at the Symposium on «Hemophilic Arthropathy» organized by the Hyland Division of Baxter Biotech Spain, on October 26, 1996, in Avila.

•  «Diaphyseal Humeral Fracture: Nailed or Plate», II SO.MA.COT Continuing Education Conference, held on November 16, 1996 at the Hospital Central de la Cruz Roja (Madrid).

•  «Recurrent Shoulder Dislocation. Anchors», 9th Course on Knee and Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery, held from November 20-22, 1996. Organized by the Arthroscopic Unit of Clínica Tres Torres, Barcelona.

•  «Forearm Diaphyseal Fractures», XXXVII Basic AO Course on Osteosynthesis, from December 18-21, 1996, at the Headquarters of Stratec Medical S.A.

•  Video presented at the SEROD-97 Competition, in Gijón (4-7 June 1997) titled «ACL Plasty. Bone-Patellar tendon-Bone Technique.»

•  Speeches presented during the XV Congress of the A.E.A., held in Valencia on October 16-18, 1997:

•             «Anterior Shoulder Instability. Technique Evolution and Results with Mini-Revo Screw».

•             «Anterior Knee Instability. Treatment Options in the Acute Phase»

•  «Arthroscopic Surgery in the Treatment of Rotator Cuff Injuries», Workshop on Shoulder Reconstructive Surgery, organized by the Trauma and Orthopedic S.C. (Prof. Lopez-Duran) Hospital Universitario San Carlos de Madrid, held on January 29-30, 1997.

•  «Rotator Cuff Tear”, I Arthroscopy Course Hospital Monte Naranco. Oviedo September 25-27, 1997. Live L.C.A. Reconstructive Surgery with Paramax Technique. (H-T-H).

•  During the XV Congress of the A.E.A. held in Valencia on October 16-18, 1997, during the Basic Course for Residents, presented the «Treatment of Shoulder Instability. Snyder Stabilization Technique» topic.

•  «Arthroscopic Cuff Suture» I Practical Course-III Update Workshop on Shoulder Pathology in Asepeyo, Madrid,  on December 4-5, 1997.

•  «Hip Arthroscopy. Technique and Indications» and «Shoulder Arthroscopy», IV Arthroscopic Surgery Course, Doctoral Course 97-98, Department of Surgery Universidad Complutense de Madrid, held at the Hospital General Universitario «Gregorio Marañón», on March 25-26, 1998.

•  «Arthrosopic Portals and Basic Overview», Basic Course in Anatomy and Shoulder Arthroscopy, held on April 24-25, 1998 in Barcelona, organized by the Laboratory of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the School of Medicine of Universidad Barcelona and the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Arthroscopic Treatment in Complete Cuff Tears»,  II Conference on Shoulder Surgery and IV Congress of the Spanish Shoulder and Elbow Society held in Vitoria from June 18-20th, 1998.

•  «Osteosynthesis Techniques», Conference for Medical Examiners in  the Court’s Forensic Medical Clinic. Castilla (Madrid), June 25th, 1998.

•  «Rotator End Union Break» and «Surgical Arthroscopic Treatment in Glenohumeral Instability», II Arthroscopy Course held at the Hospital Monte Naranco in Oviedo, from October 8-10th,  1998. Live surgery (Shoulder Arthroscopy).

•  «SLAP. Diagnosis, Pathogenesis and Treatment», X Arthroscopic Surgery Course. Shoulder, held at the Clinica Tres Torres in Barcelona on November 26 and 27, 1998.

•  «Minimally Invasive Surgery in Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery», V Scientific Sessions, held at the Moncloa Clinic on December 10-11th, 1998.

•  «Anatomy of the Shoulder. Position and Portals in Shoulder Arthroscopy», Course in Advanced Techniques in Arthroscopy and Open Shoulder Surgery held in Vienna, April 3rd and 4th, 1998.

•  «Current Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery in Spain», IV International Course on Shoulder Pathology, organized by the Hospital de L `Esperit of Barcelona on January 22-23, 1999.

•  «Anterior Chronic Instabilities. Techniques and Results», during the Roundtable on Arthroscopic Treatment of Shoulder Iinjuries, at the XVII Congress of the AEA, May 6-8,  Palmas de Gran Canaria.

•  «Surgery Situations in Shoulder Arthroscopy,» Basic Shoulder Course, Dr. Galindo as Course Coordinator; XVII Congress of the AEA, held from May 6th to the 8th, 1999,  Palmas de Gran Canaria.

•  «LCL Injuries» Theoretical-Practical Course on Knee Sports Traumatology, part of the  Masters in Sports Traumatology, held at the University of Barcelona on June 10-12, 1999.

•  «Arthroscopic Treatment of Glenohumeral Instability: Indications and Results», I Conference on Arthroscopy Updates, held at Hospital Virgen de la Torre (Madrid) on October 21-22, 1999. Live Surgery.

•  «Acromioplasty Technique», Practical Course on Subacromial Tightness and Rotator Cuff Suture, December 16-17th, 1999 in Barcelona (University- Department of Morphological Sciences). Acting as Professor-Tutor in practices with corpse.

•  «Upper Limb Joint Replacements», I Conference for Surgical Supervisor’s Training for Surgical Supervisors of the COT Area, February 23-24 of 2000, in Madrid.

•  «Loose Bodies in the Knee Joint», Basic Knee Arthroscopy Course, held on June 29-30th of 2000 in Barcelona, organized by the Laboratory of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the School of Medicine of the University of Barcelona and the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Stabilization Techniques for Anterior Shoulder Instability» and «Arthroscopic Suture of Rotator Cuff Tears», Conference on Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopy Surgery, held on July 7th, 2000 at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Organized by the University’s Department of Morphological Sciences.

•  «Shoulder Arthroplasty. Indications», Roundtable on Current Indications on Arthroplasties of the Upper Extremity, held during the 37th National Congress of the SECOT, October 3-6 of 2000, in Madrid.

•  «Arthroscopic Portals and Basic Pathways», Basic Course on Shoulder Arthroscopy, held on November 16-17th of 2000 in Barcelona, organized by the Laboratory of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the School of Medicine of the Univesity of Barcelona, Smith & Nephew and the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Shoulder Arthroscopy Portals», Conference on Advanced Shoulder Arthroscopic Surgery, held on December 15th of 2000 at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid. Organized by the University’s Department of Morphological Sciences.

•  Poster titled «Value of MRIs in Ttraumatic Pathology of the Lower Extremities,» presented at the XI National Symposium on Articular Fractures (Lower Limb), organized by the Department of Traumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery of the Center for Prevention and Rehabilitation-  Fraternidad-Muprespa, October 20-21st, 2000.

•  «Thermal Capsulorrhaphy. Experience with Radiofrequency Generators», III Conference on  Shoulder Arthroscopic Anatomy, February 23rd of 2001 at the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, with Dr. E. Galindo as Course Director. Organized by the University’s Department of Morphological Sciences.

•  «Bipolar Shoulder Prosthesis.” , Rome, September 18-23rd,  2001.

•  «Diagnostic and Therapeutic Updates on Shoulder», Conferences on «Clinical and Complementary Exploration of Shoulder and Knee, Focused on Forensic Activity», Center for Legal Studies of the Justice Department, November 6th of 2001.

•  «Acromioplasty and Subacromial Decompression», Basic Course on Shoulder Arthroscopy, November 8-9th of 2001 in Barcelona, organized by the Laboratory of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the School of Medicine of the University of Barcelona and the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Shoulder Instability. Arthroscopic Surgery versus Open Surgery», Moscow (Russia), September 10-15th of 2002. Roundtable Moderator.

•  «SLAP Injuries», XX Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, May 9-11th, 2002, in Salamanca.

•  «Prosthetic Indications in the Treatment of Long Term Effects. Bipolar Shoulder Prosthesis», XII International Symposium. II Upper Limb Articular Fractures, Ocotber 18-19th of 2002 in the Fraternidad-Muprespa Hospital (Madrid).

•  «Coracoplasty», Course on Advanced Surgical Technique. Shoulder Arthroscopy  in  Anatomy and Arthroscopic Surgery Training Courses 2002. November 7-8th of 2002, Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology. School of Medicine, University of Barcelona.

•  » TLB, SLAP Pathology, Arthroscopic Treatment», II Theoretical and Practical Course on Shoulder Arthroscopic Techniques, Department of Morphological Sciences of the University of Barcelona, November 22-23rd, 2002.

•  «Clinical Experience with Expansive Fixation Humerus Nail», Conference on Fixation,  March 17th of 2003, in Valencia.

•  «Arthroscopic Surgery of Shoulder Instability», I Course on Orthopaedic Surgery Update, San Sebastian, March 14-15th of 2003.

•  «Design Details, Biomechanical Testing, Early Experiences, Surgical Technique and Protocol of the Kims Shoulder Prosthesis», March 15, 2003, in Valencia.

•  «Prosthetic  Shoulder Replacement in Relation to Rotator Cuff Tear», Berlin (Germany) September 9-15th.

•  Professor of Advanced Knee Arthroscopy Course, Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology, School of Medicine, University of Barcelona, November 7-8th, 2003. Organized in conjunction with the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Retrospective Bankart Lesion Repair by Arthroscopy» and «Coracoplasty. Surgical Technique», XXII Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, Marbella, May 19-21, 2004.

•  «Basic Glenohumeral Navigation: 15 Points» and «Acromioplasty and Subacromial Decompression», Shoulder Arthroscopy Course, July 13-14th of 2004, Laboratory of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the University of Barcelona, organized by the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Techniques and Tricks in the Arthroscopic Treatment of Anterior Instability», Shoulder Arthroscopy Course, October 28-29th of 2004, Laboratory of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the University of Barcelona (Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology, School of Medicine), organized by the Spanish Arthroscopy Association.

•  «Treatment of SLAP Lesions», XXXI FREMAP International Symposium of Traumatology and Orthopaedics: Minimally Invasive Surgery in Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery, November 10-12th,  2004, in Majadahonda (Madrid).

•  «Osteochondritis of the Astragalus», Theoretical and Practical Course on Ankle Arthroscopy, March 17-18th, 2005, Department of Human Anatomy and Embryology, University of Barcelona, in collaboration with the Spanish Arthroscopy Association and ISAKOS.

•  «Coracoplasty», XII Arthroscopy Course, April 20-22nd, 2005, Arthroscopic Unit Clínica Tres Torres Barcelona and Spanish Arthroscopy Association, by Dr. R. Puig-Adell.

•   «Arthroscopic Coracoplasty. Subscapularis Syndrome», Conferece presented at the XXIII Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, May 25-27 of 2005, Sitges (Barcelona).

•  «Trabecular Metal Tibial NG Saucer. Technological Advances and Improvements in the Process of Osseointegration», Trabecular Metal Meeting, Cabueñes Hospital, Gijón, October 28-29th of 2005.

•  Workshop on Advanced Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery Training Course, organized by AEA, Barcelona, May 18-19th, 2006.

•  Workshop on Advanced Arthroscopic Knee Surgery Training Course, organized by AEA,  Barcelona, June13-14th, 2006.

•  «Shoulder Injury», XXIV Congress of Taurine Surgery, Cuenca, June 14 to the 17th, 2006.

•   «Update on the Treatment of Anterior Shoulder Instability», Spanish Arthroscopy Association Course with Live Surgery, October 25-27th, 2006, in San Sebastián.

•  «Principles of Fracture Treatment. AO Osteosynthesis. Evolution», AO Nursing Conference, October 30-31st, 2006, School of Medicine, Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•  «Coracoplasty», XXV Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association in Seville, May 16-18th, 2007.

•  «Impingement Coracoid», Shoulder Arthroscopy Course organized by the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona, November 22-23rd, 2007. Continuing Education Credits Course (2.8 Credits) by SEAFORMEC (Spanish Accreditation System for Continuing Medical Education).

•  «Recommendations for SLAP Lesion Repair», 2nd Course on Shoulder Arthroscopic  Surgery (Advanced Course), organized by Union de Mutuas, November 6-8th, 2008, in Castellón.

•  «SLAP Lesions», XL Congress of the Andalusian Society of Traumatology and Orthopedics (SATO), Punta Umbria (Huelva), September 30th to October 2nd, 2010.

•  «Retrospective Vision of ACL Reconstruction», Scientific Conference on «Current Perspectives in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction», organized by the Universidad Hospit Ramon y Cajal, September 23rd, 2011.

•  «ACL Surgery», Specimen Surgery, III Advanced Arthroscopic Surgery Course (Knee) held at the Hospital Universitario Donostia (San Sebastian), February 23-24th, 2012.

•  «LISS Plate. Femur and Tibia. Surgical Technique», Course in AO Trauma for Operating Room Personnel. «Principles in the Surgical Treatment of Fractures», March 14-15th, 2012 in Madrid.

•  «The Meniscus Suture. Possibilities», and «Strategies to Avoid Failure in Knee Arthroplasty», XVI Sierra Nevada Trauma Symposium, in Granada, March 14-17th, 2012.

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS IN INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCES AND COURSES

•             Ischemic Necrosis of the Femoral Head. 1979, Buenos Aires.

•             Hemophilic Synovitis. Treatment. Meeting of the World Federation of Hemophilia. 1980, Montreal.

•             Congenital Factor VII Deficiency. Orthopedic Findings. International Hemophilia Congress. Cadiz.

•             Chronic Hemophilic Synovitis. 1st International Hemophilia Conference. October, 1980. Bonn.

•             «Application of QIB in Knee Osteotomy Due to Hemophilic Arthropathy.» XIV Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. San Jose, Costa Rica, July of 1981.

•             «Fractures in the Hemophiliac Patient.» XIV Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. San Jose, Costa Rica, July 1981.

•             External Fixator, Simple Assembly in the Tibia. Knee Osteotomy and Hemophilic Arthropathy. Free and Vascularized Fibula Bone Graft. XIV Luso-Spanish Congress of Orthopedics and Traumatology. 1983, Coimbra.

•             Prophylatic Treatment of Hemophilic Arthopaties with Recurrent Hearmatrosis. Int XVI Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. 1984, Rio de Janeiro.

•             Ultrasounds in the Diagnosis of Hemophilic Osthopathy. XVII International Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. 1986, Milan.

•             Isoelastic Total Hip Replacement Multicentric Study. 1987, Munich.

•             Pubalgia Surgical Therapy. II Simposium Internationalle della Medicina Aplicata Al Calcio. 1987, Venice.

•             Totally Displaced Supracondylar Fractures of the Humerus in Children. 1987, Munich.

•             Arthoscopy Implantation A.C.L. With Our Own Guide. 1988, Amsterdam.

•             Recent Advances in Hemophilia Care. Long term Results of Two Combinations of Treatments. April of 1989, Los Angeles, USA.

•             International Symposium Orthopedic in Hemophilia. 2 Speeches. 1989, Italy.

•             «Traumatic Lesions of the TFCC in Sportmen Wrist». International Arthroscopy Congress. Barcelona, July 22nd, 1992.

•             «Treatment of Anterior Recurrent Instability with Arthroscopic Technique», «Rotator Cuff Tear. Arthroscopic Treatment», «Acromioplasty with Arthroscopic Technique», XXIII Congress of the Mexican Society of Orthopaedics; the Society’s 50th Anniversary. April 28 to May 3, 1996, Mexico.

•             «Improving Arthroscopy Cannulas», Annual Linvatec Global Arthroscopy Study Group. From May 8-12, 1996. Useppa Island, Florida.

•             «Arthroscopy Bankart Repair. Study of Recidives» Arthroscopic Shoulder Techniques International Course, held from December 11-13, 2003 at the Department of Anatomy and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Barcelona, organized by Smith & Nephew.

•             «Inverted Bipolar Shoulder Prosthesis», IV International Arthroplasty Course held from April 12-15, 2005; organized by Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona and Hospital Vall d’Hebron.

•             «Arthroscopy Bankart Repair. Study of Recidives», 5th International Meeting of The Ikeuchi International Society for Athroscopy and Musculoskeletical Endoscopy, held from May 23-25 of 2005, in Barcelona.

•             «Subscapularis Impingement», 3rd Arthroscopic Shoulder Techniques International Course of  ISAKOS  at the Laboratory of Arthroscopic & Surgical Anatomy of the University  Barcelona, October 20- 22nd,  2005.

•             Participation in the Participatory Hearing of the Scientific Session: Shoulder Instability, Iberoamerican Forum 2008, held in Madrid from June 19-21 of 2008, by DePuy.

•             «Shoulder Instability. Arthroscopy Treatment», «Coracoplastia» and “Astragalus Osteochondritis. Arthroscopic Treatment», Orthopedics International Conference, held in Cochabamba (Bolivia) from September 9-12, 2009.

AWARDS

•             First Accesit to SECOT’s National Award. Pamplona, 1986.

•             Mauricio Riosalido Award, awarded by the Sociedad Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología (Spanish Society of Orthopaedic and Traumatology Surgery). Estoril, 1987.

PUBLICATIONS AND EDITORIAL ACTIVITIES

•             Author of  the book «The Ischemic Necrosis of the Femoral Head.» Editorial Garsi. Madrid, 1988.

•             Contributor in articles in books, journals, abstracts, etc. as well as video creation; collaboration with publishing activities.

EDITORIAL ACTIVITY

•             Writer-in-Chief of the Spanish Journal of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (Revista Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología), 1990-1993.

•             Correspondent for the Spanish Journal of Orthopedic Surgery ((Revista Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología)) and Traumatology. Andalusian Society of Traumatology and Orthopedics (SATO).

•             Orthopedics Board Committee.

•             World Federation of Hemophilia and related Diseases

•             Founder and Director of the Spanish Journal of Arthroscopy (Revista Española de Artroscopia), 1993-1997.

•             Founder and Director of Arthroscopy Videos, 1996.

PUBLICATIONS, BOOKS AND ARTICLES

•             «The ischemic necrosis of the femoral head”. Garsi Editorial. Madrid, 1988.

•             “Arthroscopic knee synovectomy in haemophilia”. Chapter in: “Principles of Arthroscopy and Arthroscopic Surgery”. Zarins B, Cugat R eds. Springs-Verlag, Barcelona. 1993.

•             “Recurrent luxation of the shoulder. Treatment with arthroscopic Bankart. Study on postoperative recurrences”. Arthroscopy Files (Cuadernos de Artroscopia). April2003; Vol.10 F.1 N. 19. Journal of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association (Revista de la Asociación Española de Artroscopia (A.E.A.)).

•             “Arthroscopic treatment of coracoid impingement”. Arthroscopy Files (Cuadernos de Artroscopia). October 2004; Vol.11 F. 2 N. 22. Journal of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association (Revista de la Asociación Española de Artroscopia (A.E.A.)).

•             “Biomechanics and design of a new shoulder prosthesis of reverse bipolarity”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). September – October 2006; Vol. 50 N.5. Spanish Association of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Sociedad Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología (SECOT)).

JOURNAL PUBLICATIONS

•             “Alhbers-Schönberg Disease”. Publication in Traumatology Weekends (Fines de Semana Traumatológicos). Ed. I.N.P. 1973. Page: 783.

•             “Inverted patellar luxation in adults”. Spanish Journal of Osteoarticular Surgery (Rev. Española de Cirugía Osteoarticular). Vol. 8. May-June 1973. Page: 145.

•             “Unilateral gluteal fibrosis”. Spanish Journal of Osteoarticular Surgery (Rev. Española de Cirugía Osteoarticular). January- February 1974. Vol. 9. Page: 41.

•             “Malignization in chronic fistulized osteomyelitis”. Publication in Traumatology Weekends (Fines de Semana Traumatológicos). 1974. Page: 217.

•             “Genotypical osteoporosis. A familial study”. Spanish Journal of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology (Rev. Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología). April 1974. Page: 305.

•             “Complete carpal navicular capitate fracture”. Spanish Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Esp. Ortopedia y Traumatología). July 1975.

•             “Klippel-Feil syndrome”. Alter Scientific Publications (Publicaciones Científicas Alter). Vol. XIX N. 4. 129-137. 1980.

•             “Chronic hemophilic sinovitis. Evaluation of 40 cases with continuous substitution therapy”. Ed. Institut für experimentalle. H. Universitat. Bonn. 1980. Page: 38.

•             «Chronic Hypertrophic Synovitis, treated with continuous intensive therapy”. Editorial Board of the second ISHT. Tokio, Japwn. 1981. Page: 99-114.

•             “Acromioclavicular luxation and subluxation. Considerations on its evolution and treatment”. Spanish Journal of Osteoarticular Surgery (Rev. Española de Cirugía Osteoarticular). 18, 318-328. 1983.

•             “Pseudo-arthrosis of a supracondylar fracture in a child. On a particular case”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). 28 IB, Nº 2, 237-241. 1984.

•             “Ultrasound in the diagnosis and assessment of treatment effects of intra-muscular hematomas in hemophiliacs”.  Orthopedic problems in hemophilia. Döhring S y Schulitz KP (eds). W. Zuckswerdt Verlag. Munich, Germany. 56-59. 1986

•             “Ultrasound in the diagnosis of hemophilic arthropathy”. Research in Clinic and Laboratory. Vol. XVI. Nº 1. 8-13. 1986.

•             “Comparative study of extra capsular hip fractures with Jewett nails and Ender nails, in the senile patient” Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). 31 IB, 5 (447-452) 1987.

•             “Fully displaced supracondilar fractures of the humerus in extension” In: Lesions of the elbow, forearm, wrist and hand. Mapfre Foundation. Page: 113-124. 1987.

•             “Fractures of the radial head and neck in children. Treatment with open reduction and transhumeral internal fixation. Results of 36 cases.” In: Lesions of the elbow, forearm, wrist and hand. Mapfre Foundation. Page: 287-298. 1987.

•             “Complications and sequelae of surgically-treated distal femoral fractures”. In: Treatment of posttraumatic sequelae in the lower limb. Mapfre Foundation, 1988.

•             “Complications and sequelae of intramedullary nailing of femoral  \diaphyseal fractures”. In: Treatment of posttraumatic sequelae in the lower limb. Mapfre Foundation, 1988.

•             “Sequelae of surgically-treated patellar fractures”. In: Treatment of posttraumatic sequelae in the lower limb. Mapfre Foundation, 1988.

•             “Revision and long-term sequelae of Lisfranc luxofracture” In: Treatment of posttraumatic sequelae in the lower limb. Mapfre Foundation, 1988.

•             “Surgical treatment of recurrent anterior luxation of the shoulder with Magnuson technique”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). 32 IB. 1:21-24. 1988.

•             “Results of surgical treatment in Kienböck disease”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). 32 IB. 1:33-38. 1988.

•             “Isoelastic prosthesis on hemophilic hip arthropathy. On one particular case”. I Symposium on Total Hip Arthroplasties. University Hospital of San Carlos. Madrid. 1988. Ed. Ministry of Health.

•             “Special use for isoelastic hip prosthesis. On one particular case”. I Symposium on Total Hip Arthroplasties. University Hospital of San Carlos. Madrid. 1988. Ed. Ministry of Health.

•             “Harris-Galante non cemented prosthesis. Preliminary results”. I Symposium on Total Hip Arthroplasties. University Hospital of San Carlos. Madrid, 1988. Ed. Ministry of Health.

•             “Scape phenomenon, new sign for ischemic necrosis of the femoral head”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). 1988.

•             “Long-term results of intraarticular injection of radioactive isotopes. Synoviorthesis in evaluation of hemophilic arthropathy”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). September 1989.

•             “Comparative study: arthroscopy vs. arthrotomy on ACL reconstruction”. Mapfre Monograph, 1989.

•             “Prospective study on the treatment of serious ankle sprains”. Mapfre Monograph. 1989.

•             “Pins in treatment of femoral head epiphysiolysis”. Spanish Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Esp. Ortopedia y Traumatología). 1990.

•             “Transcondylar portal in PCL. reconstruction”. Arthroscopy USA 1990.

•             “Comparison between episodic and prophylactic treatments in a group of hemophiliacs sustaining procedures for synovial destruction:  long-term follow-up”. Ort. Traum. Oggi. 1990; 10(1): 50-53.

•             “Hemophilic pseudo-tumors: 17 cases. Long-term follow-up”. Ort. Traum. Oggi. 1990; 10(1): 78-85.

•             “Serious lesions of the external lateral ligament of the ankle in amateur sportsmen: Comparative, prospective, double blind, randomized study of cast immobilization with dynamic functional orthesis”. In: Sports-realated Trauma (not fractures). Mapfre Editorial. 1990: 47-56.

•             “Patellar tendon external third plasty in chronic ACL insufficiency: comparative study of reconstruction through arthroscopy and arthrotomy, in amateur sportsmen”. In: Sports-related Trauma (not fractures). Mapfre Editorial. 1990; 37-46

•             “Long-term results of two combinations of treatment in 38 cases of hemophilic arthropathy (synoventhesis and other trerapeutic modalities)” Prog. Clin Biol. Res. 1990; 318-324.

•             “Knowles pins in hip epiphysiolysis”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum). 35IB, nº 2 . 165-167. 1.991.

•             “Cannulated screw breaking in arthroscopic surgery of osteochondritis dissecans of the knee. Case report”. Arthroscopy 7(1): 108-110, 1991.

•             “Proximal tibial valgus osteotomy for hemophilic arthropathy of the knee”. Orthop. Rev. 21(2): 204-208, 1992.

•             “Plaster cast versus Clyburn fixation for fractures of the distal radius in patients under 45 years of age”. Avances Traum. 1991; 21: 115-120

•             “Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease in hemophilia”. Contemp. Orthop. 25(5): 472-479, 1992

•             “An-198 synovinthesis in 38 cases of haemophilic arthropathy: long-term follow-up”. Int. Orthop.

•             “Hamstring tenotomy and posterior capsulotomy in 20 cases of fixed-knee flexion contracture in haemophiliacs”. Ital I Orthop Traumetal.

•             “Ultrasound in the diagnosis of initial stages of hemophilic knee arthropathy”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum) 32 IB (4): 281-283, 1988.

•             “Serious lesions of the external lateral ligament of the ankle in amateur sportsmen” In: Sports-related Trauma (not fractures). Mapfre Editorial, 1990: 47-56.

•             “Patellar tendon plasty in chronic ACL insufficiency”. In: Sport related trauma (not fractures). Mapfre Editorial, 1990: 37-46.

•             “Femoral head epiphyseal slip: Surgical long-term results”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Traum) 34 IB (3): 271-276, 1990.

•             “Clyburn-type external fixation in distal radial fractures”. Advancements in Traumatology (Avances Traum) 21 (3): 115-120, 1.991.

•             “Talar fractures: review of current concepts”. Advancements in Traumatology (Avances Traum). 2(1): 13-19, 1992.

•             “Transcondylar approach during cruciate ligament repair surgery”. In: Semi-invasive Methods in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Mapfre Editorial. 1992

•             “Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee”. Arthroscopic fixation through cannulated screws”. In: Semi-invasive Methods in Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology. Mapfre Editorial. 1992

•             “Knowles pins in hip epiphysiolysis. Problems presented by extraction”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Trauma) 35 IB (2): 165-167, 1991.

•             “Thoracic outlet syndrome: intraoperatory lesion of the brachial plexus”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Rev. Ortop. Trauma) 34 IB (6): 671-674, 1990.

•             “Plaster cast versus Clyburn external fixation for fractures of the distal radius in patients under 45 years of age”. Orthopaedic Review 1992; 21: 1203-1209.

•             «Intra-articular displaced fractures of de calcaneus: operative vs. non-operative treatment». International Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 104-108. 1993.

•             “Long term follow up of haemophilic arthropathy treated by An-198 radiatus synovectomy”. International Orthopaedics 1993; 17: 120-124

•             “Latrogenic Z-deformity of the proximal femur in an osteoarthritc hip”. Acta Orthopaedica Belgica. 1993; Vol 59-2.

•             “Arthroscope-guided surgery versus non-operative treatment for limited degenerative osteoarthritis of de femoral-tibial joint in patients over 50 years       of age: a prospective comparative study”. The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery. 1993; 9(6): 663- 667.

ABSTRACTS

•             “Chondrolysis as a complication of epiphysiolysis”. SECOT Journal (Revista SECOT). April, 1977.

•             “Alternatives in the treatment of chronic hemophilic synovitis”. International Symposium on Hemophilia. Cadiz. 148-149. Inmuno Editorial. 1979.

•             “Coxa valga in hemophilia”. International Symposium on Hemophilia. Cadiz. 154-156. 1979.

•             “Hemarthropaty in two cases of congenital familial hypoproconvertinemia” International Symposium on Hemophilia. Cadiz. 150-153. 1979.

•             “QIB application in knee osteotomy due to hemophilic arthropathy”. XIV Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. San José de Costa Rica 118. 1981.

•             “Fractures in the hemophilic patient”. XIV Congress of the World Federation of Hemophilia. San José de Costa Rica. 125. 1981.

•             “Evaluation of continuous substitution therapy. Sonography and its significance in the diagnosis and evaluation of hemophilic soft tissue bleeding”. First International Symposium on Orthopedic Problems in Hemophilia. Zamora. 1984.

•             “Osteogenic and neovascular activity of vascularized osseous grafts in osseous necrosis”. Scientific Proceedings. XXIV SECOT Conference. 116. 1986.

•             “Pigmented villonodilar synovitis with knee compromise”. Scientific Proceedings. XXIV SECOT Conference. 223. 1986.

•             “Congenital tibial pseudo-artrhosis”. Scientific Proceedings. XXIV SECOT Conference. 223. 1986.

•             “Jewett nails versus Ender nails in Hip fractures. Comparative study” Scientific Proceedings. XXIV SECOT Conference. 259-260. 1986.

•             “An alternative for bone reconstruction in tumor surgery”. XVII Luso-Spanish Congress. Estoril. 3. 1987.

•             “Surgical posttraumatic repair of the superior roots of the brachial plexus in adults”. XVII Luso-Spanish Congress. Estoril. 39. 1987.

•             “Critiques to the revascularization techniques of ischemic femoral head necrosis: Proposal of a personal technique”. XVII Luso-Spanish Congress. Estoril. 42. 1987.

•             “Treatment of tarsal-metatarsal luxation. Result assessment”. XVII Luso-Spanish Congress. Estoril. 77. 1987.

•             “Arthroscopic synovectomy in chronich hemophilic arthropathy”. XVII Luso-Spanish Congress. Estoril. 69. 1987.

•             “Fully displaced supracondylar fractures of the humerus in children: inpatient treatment”. Abstracts XVII World Congress SICOT 87. Munich, Germany. Page: 104. 1987.

•             “Isoelastic total hip replacement: Multicentric Study”. Abstract XVII World Congress SICOT 87. Munich, Germany. Page: 104. 1987.

•             “Total hip arthroplasy, Harris-Galante type”. Abstracts XVII World Congress SICOT 87. Munich, Germany. Page: 456. 1987.

•             “Arthroscopic synovectomy in chronic synovitis of the knee in hemophiliacs”. Abstracts XVII World Congress SICOT 87. Munich, Germany. Page: 463. 1987.

•             “Miller-Galante cement-less total knee arthroplasty”. Abstracts III ESKA Congress. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Page: 162. May 16-20, 1988.

•             “Arthroscopic implantation of prosthetic ACL with our own guide”. Abstracts III ESKA Congress. Amsterdam, Netherlands. Page: 161. May 16-20, 1988.

•             “Hamstrings release in 20 cases of fixed flexion deformity of the knee in hemophiliacs”. Abstracts XIII Congress of the WFH. May 27-31. Madrid. Page 61. 1988.

•             “Joint debridement in advanced hemophilic arthropathy of the knee”. Abstracts XVIII Congress WFH. May 27-31. Madrid. Page: 62. 1988.

•             “Proximal valgus tibial osteotomy in hemophilic knee: 14 cases, 5-year follow-up”. Abstracts XVIII Congress WFH. May 27-31. Madrid.  Page: 61. 1988.

•             “Radial head removal and partial synovectomy in hemophilic elbow arthropathy: 25 cases”. Abstracts XVIII Congress WFH. May 27-31. Madrid. Page: 61. 1988.

•             “Ultrasonography in the diagnosis of initial stages of hemophilic knee arthropathy”. Journal of Orthopedics and Traumatology (Revista de Ortopedia y Traumatología). 1988.

VIDEO EDITION

•             Total Hip Arthroplasy, Harris-Galante type. Presented iatVideomed-86 y SICOT 87.

•             Arthroscopic Synovectomy in Knee Hemophilic Arthropathy. Presented at VideoMed-86 (Badajoz) y SICOT-87.

•             Total Hip Arthroplasty, Harris-Galante type. Presented at ESKA-88.

•             Recontruction of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament through Arthroscopy with a Self-Designed Guide. ESKA-88.

•             Recontruction of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament with the External Third of the Patellar Tendon through Arthroscopy.

•             Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee. Video-Med 87 (Badajoz).

•             Use of Electric Scalpel in Arthroscopy.

•             Etc. (Up to twenty titles).

Organization of several scientific events and participation as president of other round tables.

•             Collaborator in multiple lectures and presentations, both for Teaching Courses and Medical Seminars, on a national and international level; obtained awards for several of them.

•             Director and Professor/Instructor of the Course of Basic Anatomy and Arthroscopic Surgery of the Shoulder, held on April 24-25, 1988, at the Medical School of the Universidad de Barcelona.

•             President of the Organizing Committee of the XVI Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, held on May 7-8, 1998, in Madrid.

•             Director and Professor/Instructor of the Course of Basic Anatomy and Arthroscopic Surgery for Residents, held on November 28, 1998, at the Faculty of Medicine of the Universidad de Barcelona.

•             Director and Professor/Instructor of the Course of Basic Anatomy and Arthroscopic Surgery for Residents in Basic Knee Arthroscopy, held on November 18-19, 1999, at the Department of Morphological Sciences of the Universidad de Barcelona.

•             Director and Professor/Instructor of the III Workshop of Arthroscopic Anatomy of the Shoulder, held on February 23, 2001, at the Department of Morphological Sciences of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•             Director and Professor/Instructor of the Shoulder Arthroscopy Course, held on July 13-14, 2004, at the Arthroscopic Anatomy Lab of the Universidad de Barcelona, organized by the Spanish Arthroscopy Association and Smith & Nephew.

•             Director of the AO Workshop for Nurses, organized by Synthes on October 30-31, 2006, at the School of Medicine of the Universidad Complutense de Madrid.

•             Orthopedics. Chairman. San José de Costa Rica, July 1981.

•             S.I.C.O.T. (Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie), Hip Joint Replacement. Chairman. Munich Session, August 1987.

•             World Federation of Hemophilia. Chairman, Worldwide Congress. Madrid, May 1988.

•             International Arthroscopy Congress. Moderator of Shoulder and Subacromial Space talks. Barcelona, July 1992.

•             XXXI Cycle of Orthopedic Sessions. Moderator of Roundtable “Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Updates”. Org. of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of the Sagrado Corazón Hospital Q.S.A. Barcelona, June 23, 1993.

•             XVI Congress of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, held on May 16-18 1996, in Cadiz. Roundtable moderator on: “Arthroscopic Surgery of the Posterior Cruciate Ligament”. In Pre-Congress sessions moderated also the roundtable: “Bone anchors in Shoulder Surgery”.

•             Conference of the Spanish Society of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, held on May 31st –June 1st, 1996, at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Roundtable moderator on: “Bone anchors in Shoulder Surgery”.

•             E.F.OR.T. (European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology). Treatment of Humeral Diaphyseal Fractures. Co-Chairman. Held in Barcelona, April 24-27, 1997.

•             SO.MA.C.O.T. VIII Scientific meeting of the Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology of Madrid. Roundtable on “Post-traumatic Elbow Rigidity”, as Secretary.

•             XV Congress of the A.E.A (Spanish Arthroscopy Association).  Held in Valencia, on October 16-18 1997. Roundtable moderator on “Controversies on Arthroscopic Surgery”, with Dr. Lanny L. Johnson (USA).

•             IV Congress in Tunez, February 18-22, 1998. Moderator of the Knee Roundtable.

•             Course of Advanced Techniques in Arthroscopy and Open Shoulder Surgery, held in Vienna, on April 3-4, 1998.  Professor  in workshops and  Live Surgery.

•             XVI Congress of the A.E.A (Spanish Arthroscopy Association), held on May 7-9, 1998. Roundtable moderator on: “Glenohumeral Instability”.

•             Basic Shoulder Course at the XVII Congress of the A.E.A (Spanish Arthroscopy Association), held on Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, on May 6-8 1999.

•             36th National SECOT Congress, held on October 5-8, 1999, in Valencia. Moderator and organizer of the roundtable: “Advances and Controversies in the Treatment of Rotator Cuff Lesions ”.

•             XVIII Congress of the A.E.A (Spanish Arthroscopy Association), held on May 18-20, 2000. Presented the Master conference: “Ankle and Foot Arthroscopy”, by Dr. Richard Ferkel (USA).

•             II International Arthroscopy Course, held on March 26-29, 2001, in Barcelona. Roundtable moderator on: “Arthroplasty of the Shoulder and Elbow”.

•             41st National SECOT Congress, held on October 5-8, 2000, in Madrid. Roundtable moderator on “ Shoulder, Elbow and Rotator Cuff”.

•             1st Hip Arthroscopy Course, held on February 7-8, 2008, at the College of Doctors of Barcelona, performing live surgery at the Sagrada Familia Clinic. Roundtable moderator on: “Labrum Lesions”.

•             I Course of Hip Arthroscopy, II Workshop od Adult Hip Surgery. March 9, 2008, at the Hospital Principe de Asturias de Alcala de Henares. Roundtable moderator on: “Indications and Arthroscopic Portals”.

•             Advanced Course on Shoulder Arthoscopic Surgery, held on May 29-30, 2008, at the Barcelona Clinical Hospital.

•             Advanced AAOOS-SECT Course: “Shoulder and Elbow Lesions”, held on June 3-4, 2008, in Madrid. Roundtable moderator on: “Shoulder Instability”.

•             European Society of Knee Surgery

•             European Society of Arthroscopy

•             Association for Musculoskeletal Problems in Hemophilia

•             World Federation of Hemophilia

•             American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. International affiliate member since 1997.

•             International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, since 1997.

•             Advisory Committee for Musculoskeletal Problems in Hemophilia.

•             Spanish Association of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology

•             Spanish Association for the Study of Osteosynthesis 

•             Spanish Society of Legal and Social Medicine

•             Spanish Knee Association

•             Spanish Academy of Surgeons

•             Spanish Medical-Surgical Academy

•             Member of the Spanish Group of the AOI, since 1995.

•             Member of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, 1983-1991.

•             Secretary of the Spanish Arthroscopy Association, 1991-1995.