Francisco Javier Gutiérrez Durán

Francisco Javier Gutiérrez Durán

Neurological Surgery
Patient Demographics: Adult, Eldery

"Specialist in Neurosurgery
Brain and Spine Surgery
Hypophysis Surgery
Cranial Base Surgery
Training at Brigham and Women Hospital, Boston, MA, Harvard University, Dr Ossama Al-Mefty
Training at Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, Miller University Dr Jacques Morcos
Training at St Louis University Skull Base Approaches"

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Procedures (10)

Cervical fusion
Cervical spine fracture surgery
Epidural infiltration
Lumbar puncture
Minimmaly invasive vertebral column surgery
Peripheral nerve microsurgery
Posterior fossa surgery
Skull base surgery
Surgery for dorsolumbar spine fracture with spinal cord injury
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Medical conditions (43)

Brain tumor
Herniated discs
Lumbar disc hernia
Pituitary gland (hypophysis) disease
Trauma and skull fracture
Arteriovenous malformations
Artificial disc
Bleeding and stroke
Carotid artery stenosis
Carotid cavernous fistula (CCF)
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) removal
Cerebrospinal fluid circulation problem
Cervical spondylotic myelopathy
Craniocervical junction abnormalities
Degenerative disc disease (DDD)
Degenerative disease
Hydrocephealus (water on the brain)
Intracranial abcess removal
Ischemic cerebrovascular disease
Lumbar spinal stenosis (narrow channel)
Neck pain, shoulder and hips
Nerve compression
Nerve damage
Nerve wounds
Nervous system infection
Pain vertebral crush
Peripheral nerve tumor
Pinched nerve
Pituitary gland disease
Sciatic nerve pain
Spina bifida (split spine)
Spinal column tumor
Spinal cord injury
Spinal cord tumor
Spinal stenosis
Spine Injury
Tethered spinal cord
Thoracic disc herniation
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General Info

About me

Absolutely professional service, updated, first line in the branch of Neurosurgery, experience in Complex Surgery of Brain and Column, in addition to international direct contact with world experts. The most important thing in my professional practice is the humane treatment of the sick


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  • Specialty in Neurosurgery (Spine and Brain Surgery). Universidad de Costa Rica. February 2010 - February 2016
  • Skull Base Approaches

    December 2017 - December 2017

  • Hospital Rotation

    Surgery - Rafael Angel Calderon Guardia Hospital in San José

  • Internship

  • Internship

  • Internship

  • Preceptorship

    Skull Base Approaches Hands on, Dallas


  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED9927 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

  • Walter E. Dandy Neurosurgical Society