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DR LUIS ROBLESDr. Luis Robles attended medical school at the University of Guadalajara School of Medicine in Guadalajara México. Dr. Robles performed his Neurosurgery training in Centro Medico de Occidente IMSS and has been practicing this medical specialty for 15 years. He is a member of the Mexican Council of Neurosurgery. To improve his skills, Dr. Robles attended to several courses in the US (Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland; Saint Louis University, St Louis Missouri). Dr. Robles has several publications in different international journals, and he is one of the few neurosurgeons in Mexico who has published articles in the most important Neurosurgery journal in the world.

MEDICAL SPECIALTY: Neurosurgery
MEDICAL EDUCATION:
Medical School: Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara México.
Neurosurgery residency: Hospital de Especialidades Centro Medico de Occidente. Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social Guadalajara, Mexico
ACADEMIC HISTORY
INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS:
-2001 Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 2001, San Diego California
-71st Annual Meeting American Association of Neurological Surgeons, April 2003, San Diego
California
-AANS/CNS Disorders of the Spine and Peripheral Nerves Annual Meeting, March 2004, San Diego
California
-2007 Congress of Neurological Surgeons Annual Meeting, September 2007, San Diego California
-2013, 3th International Congress of Pediatric Neurosurgery, Hospital Infantil de Mexico
-2014, XVIII Congreso de la Sociedad de Neurocirugia de Occidente
-2016, international visitor surgeon, San Diego spine fellowship program, Oct 2016
INTERNATIONAL COURSES
-Cleveland Spine Review Course, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio, August 2003.
-Comprehensive Hands-On Anatomy of the Cervical and Thoracolumbar Spine for Operative
Approaches and Instrumentation, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis Missouri,
January 2005.
-Cleveland Spine Review Course, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland Ohio, July 2007.

PUBLICATIONS

Robles LA, Curiel A: Posttraumatic cervical disc herniation: an unusual cause of near drowning. Am J Emerg Med 2005 Nov;23(7):905-7

Robles LA: Cervical spine injuries in ocean bathers: wave-related accidents. Neurosurgery 2006 May;58(5):920-3Robles LA, Hernandez V: Subdural and intracystic haematomas in an arachnoid cyst secondary to a boxing injury. Injury extra 2006 Oct ; 37 : 375-378.

Robles LA, Plantillas E: An unusual transverse sacral fracture treated with early decompression. Case report. J Neurosurg Spine 2006 Dec;5(6):546-9Robles LA: Isolated cervical depressed laminar fracture in a child. Case report and review of the literature. J Neurosurg Pediatrics 2006 Dec;105 (6 Suppl):496-8

Robles LA: Traumatic spinal cord infarction in a child: case report and review of the literature. Surg Neurol 2007 May;67(5):529-34

Robles LA: Transverse sacral fractures. Spine J 2009; 9: 60-69.

Robles LA: High-velocity gunshot to the head presenting as initial minor head injury: things are not what they seem. Am J Emerg Med 2012 Nov; 30(9): 2089.e5-7

Robles LA: Serotonin Syndrome Induced by Fentanyl in a Child: Case Report. Clin Neuropharmacol 2015 Sep-Oct;38(5):206-8.

Robles LA: Central Trochlear Nerve Palsy due to Stroke: Report and Clinical Correlation of Two Cases. Can J Neurol Sci 2016 May;43(3):417-9.

Robles LA: Pure Hemiparkinsonism Secondary to Contralateral Lacunar Stroke in the Substantia Nigra. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 2016 Feb;25(2):e20-1.

Robles LA: True oblique axis fracture associated with congenital anomalies of the upper cervical spine: case report of an unusual fracture pattern. Surg Neurol Int 2017 Jan 19;8:7.

Robles LA: Letter: Surfer’s Myelopathy: A Rare Form of Spinal Cord Infarction in Novice Surfers: A Systematic Review. Neurosurgery 2017 Jun; 80(6): E266.

Robles LA, Mundis GM, Cuevas-Solórzano A: Atlantooccipital Rotatory Dislocation: A Case Report and Systematic Review. World Neurosurg 2018 Feb;110:108-114.

Robles LA, Solórzano AC. Massive Brain Swelling And Death After Cranioplasty: A Systematic Review. World Neurosurg 2018 Mar ;111:99-108.

Robles LA. Metachronous Bilateral Painless Foot Drop Secondary to Spinal Stenosis: Case Report. Cureus. 2018 Mar 5;10(3):e2276. doi: 10.7759/cureus.2276.

Robles LA, Matilla AF. Brain Stem Ischemic Stroke Associated with Anaphylaxis. Cureus. 2018 Mar 8;10(3):e2289. doi: 10.7759/cureus.2289.

Robles LA, Paez JM, Ayala D, Boleaga-Duran B. Intracranial glioependymal (neuroglial) cysts: a systematic review. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2018 Jul;160(7):1439-1449. doi: 10.1007/s00701-018-3566-0.

Robles LA. Orbito-cranial gunshot injury: the case of the missing entrance wound. Br J Neurosurg. 2018 Jun 26:1-3. doi: 10.1080/02688697.2018.1485878.

Robles LA. Response to the letter to the editor: needle aspiration as an alternative treatment for glioependymal cysts. Acta Neurochir (Wien). 2018 Aug 21. doi: 10.1007/s00701-018-3662-1.

-Robles LA. Spine Injuries Related to Ocean Waves: Case Series of Unusual Injuries. Cureus. 2018 Sept 19; 10(9):e3335. doi:10.7759/cureus.3335

 


 

Dr. Felipe Nares attended medical school at the University of Aguascalientes School of Medicine in Aguascalientes Mexico. Dr. Nares performed his Neurosurgery training at the National Institute of Neurology and Neurosurgery in Mexico City. Also, to improve his skills and knowledge in spinal disorders, he completed a spine surgery clinical fellowship in one of the most renowned programs for the treatment of spinal disorders, the Combined Spine Surgery fellowship at the University of Calgary, based at Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary Alberta, Canada. He is trained to perform anterior and lateral approaches to the spine from the cervical to the lumbar spine, as well as minimally invasive surgery.

Dr. Nares has published several papers in international medical journals, and he frequently participates as a speaker in spine surgery and neurosurgery meetings.

MEDICAL SPECIALTY: Neurosurgery

FELLOWSHIP: Spine surgery, Foothills Medical Center, University of Calgary, Calgary Canada. 2017-2018

MEDICAL EDUCATION:
Medical School: Universidad Autonoma de Aguascalientes; Aguascalientes, Mexico
Neurosurgery residency: Instituto Nacional de Neurologia y Neurocirugia “Manuel Velasco Suarez”; Mexico City, Mexico

ACADEMIC HISTORY

INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS
-83rd AANS Annual Scientific Meeting, May 2015.
-XXIII Congreso Mexicano de Cirugía Neurológica, Aug 2015.
-7th Annual ONE Spine Residents & Fellows Course. Seattle Science Foundation. August
2016.
-Congress of Neurological Surgeons annual meeting, 2016.
-XXXVII Congreso Latinoamericano de Neurocirugía. 2016.
AOSpine North America – Controversies in Complex Spine Surgery for Fellows, November
2017.
-18th Annual Scientific Conference of the Canadian Spine Society, Feb 2018.
-16th Annual AOSNA Fellows Forum, March 2018.
-3rd Annual Surgical Fellows Research Symposium, May 2018.
-Evidence Base Spine Surgery (Stryker), May 2018.
INTERNATIONAL COURSES
-Advanced Course in Fiber Dissection. Little Rock, Arkansas. 2015
-Microsurgery of Aneurysm: Recent Advances. St. Louis, Missouri. 2015.
-Microneurosurgery and Endoscopic Approaches to the Skull Base. Phoenix, Arizona. 2015.
-Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Research Fellowship Arkansas Neuroscience Institute. Little Rock, AR (USA). 2015.
-Neurotrauma. Fundación San Vicente de Paul. Medellín (COL). 2017.
-Oblique Lateral Interbody Fusion Skills Lab (Medtronic), 2018.

PUBLICATIONS
-Traumatismo Craneoencefálico Pediátrico. Lux Médica (año3, número 10, Sep-Dic 2008).
-The Protective Role of Hemooxigenase-1 in Cerebral Ischemia. CNSA-MC (Central Nervous System Agents in Medical Chemistry, Sep 2010).
-Hypothermia as an Alternative for the Management of Cerebral Ischemia (Advances in the
Treatment of Ischemic Stroke, ISBN 978-953-51-0136-9), Publisher: InTech, Published: March 02,2012 under CC BY 3.0 license)
-Efecto del EAE y SAC sobre el déficit neurológico en un modelo de isquemia cerebral focal
en ratas. Arch Neurocien (Mex) Vol. 16, Supl.-I: 84-87; 2011 © INNN, 2011
-Endoscopic endonasal transclival resection of a ventral pontine cavernous malformation:
technical case report. Journal of Neurosurgery oct 2016; DOI: 10.3171/2016.8.JNS161137.
-An unusual presentation of painful tic convulsive. Rev Neurol. 2017 Mar 16;64(6):264-266.

 


 

 DR RAMIRO PEREZ

Dr. Ramiro Pérez attended medical school at the University of Guadalajara School of Medicine in Guadalajara México. Dr. Pérez performed his Neurosurgery training in Centro Medico Siglo XXI IMSS and has been practicing this medical specialty for more than 13 years. He completed a three years clinical fellowship in Functional Neurosurgery at Wayne State University in Detroit Michigan; he also performed a fellowship in Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery at Providence Hospital in Southfield Michigan. Dr. Perez is licensed to practice Neurosurgery in Michigan State. He is a member of several associations including the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, Mexican Council of Neurosurgery and many others.

He has participated as a contributor in many international Spine and Neurosurgery textbooks and has published articles in different Neurosurgery journals. Dr. Perez frequently is invited to join as speaker in international Neurosurgery meetings.

MEDICAL SPECIALTY: Neurosurgery
FELLOWSHIP: Functional Neurosurgery, Wayne State University, Detroit Michigan. 1998-2001.MEDICAL EDUCATION

MEDICAL EDUCATION
Medical School: Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara Mexico.
Neurosurgery residency: Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Mexico City. 1994-1999.

AFFILIATIONS
Congress of neurological Surgeons, Mexican Society of Neurosurgery, Mexican Society of Stereotactic Neurosurgery.

PUBLICATIONS
BOOK CHAPTERS
1.-Zamorano L. Pérez de la Torre R. Li Q. Stereotactic volumetric resection of gliomas. Neurosurgical Operative Atlas Volume 9:113-122. American Association of Neurological Surgeons 2000. 2.-Zamorano L. Pérez de la Torre R. Stereotactic surgery with ZD frame (Zamorano-Dujovny) Stereotactic handbook. Stereotactic handbook. Marcel Dekker. Pp 35-45,2000 3.-Zamorano L. Pérez de la Torre R. Movement disorders surgery with ZD (Zamorano-Dujovny) system. Schulder M. Stereotactic handbook. Marcel Dekker. Pp 363-371, 2000
4.-Sloan A. Pérez- de la Torre R. Díaz F. Stereotactic resection of brain metastases Neurosurgical Operative Atlas. Volume 9: 155-164.American Association of Neurological Surgeons. 2000 5.-Zamorano L. Pérez de la Torre R. Image guided surgery/Minimum access Craniotomy in Gliomas. Neurooncology Workshop. 6.-Pérez de la Torre R. Guzmán Valbuena J. Gordon V. Díaz F. Hemorragia subaracnoidea: Diagnóstico y Tratamiento. Texto en Enfermedad cerebrovascular. Editorial Manual Moderno. México, D.F. 2003. Pp 499-513.
7.- Pituitary macroadenomas : transcranial approach . Gerardo Guinto, Fabrizio Cohn, Ramiro Perez-de la Torre, Mauricio Gallardo . Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Brain by Sekhar, Laligam N. MD and Fessler Richard G. Thieme Publications. 8.-Pituitary macroadenomas : transsphenoidal approach Gerardo Guinto, Fabrizio Cohn, Ramiro Perez-de la Torre, Mauricio Gallardo . Atlas of Neurosurgical Techniques: Brain by Sekhar, Laligam N. MD Fessler Richard G. Thieme Publications. 9.-Mick Perez-Cruet and Ramiro Perez de la Torre in Spine Surgery and Essential Equipment. Outpatient Surgery . pp 7-10, Herrin Publishing Partners, November 2007
10.-Manejo quirurgico de la enfermedad de Parkinson mediante métodos ablativos. . En León-Flores L. Cuevas-García C., editors. Enfermedad de Parkinson, perspectivas actuales y futuras. Ciudad de México, México: Planeación y desarrollo editorial, 2007: 247-254
11.-Manejo futuro de la enfermedad de Parkinson. . En León-Flores L. Cuevas-García C., editors. Enfermedad de Parkinson, perspectivas actuales y futuras. Ciudad de México, México: Planeación y desarrollo editorial, 2007: 256-261
12.-Percutaneous pedicle screw placement for spinal instrumentation. Sheikh H. Perez de la Torre Ramiro, Didyuk Oksana, Tejwani Vickran, Perez-Cruet Mick. In Minimally invasive spine surgery: a practical guide to anatomy and techniques. Textbook in Burak Ozgur, Benzel Edward, Graf Steven Springer, New York. 2009, pp 149-158
13.-. Surgical management of Parkinson´s disease. Perez de la Torre R. Dorantes Argandar A Contemporary neurosurgery. January 2011.
14.-Instrumentation options. Ajay Popli, Ramiro Antonio Perez de la Torre, Larry Teik-Man Khoo, Mick Perez-Cruet. In Minimally invasive spine fusion. Techniques and operative nuances. Mick Perez-Cruet, Rudolf Beisse, Luiz Pimenta, Daniel H. Kim. Quality Medical Publishing, San Louis, MO 2011, 177-194.
15.-Fluoroscopic techniques for percutaneous pedicle screw placement. Ramiro Antonio Perez de la Torre, Hormoz Sheikh, Oksana Didyuk, Mick Perez-Cruet. In Minimally invasive spine fusion. Techniques and operative nuances. Mick Perez-Cruet, Rudolf Beisse, Luiz Pimenta, Daniel H. Kim. Quality Medical Publishing, San Louis, MO 2011, pp 297-317.
16.-Decompression, transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion, reduction and percutaneous pedicle screw fixation. Ramiro Antonio Perez de la Torre, Prashant S. Khelkar, Alexandra Beier, Ajay Popli, Richard Smith, Hormoz Sheikh, Mick Perez-Cruet. In Minimally invasive spine fusion. Techniques and operative nuances. Mick Perez-Cruet, Rudolf Beisse, Luiz Pimenta, Daniel H. Kim. Quality Medical Publishing, San Louis, MO 2011, pp 345-368.
17.-Case studies in minimally invasive spine fusion. Ajay Popli, Ramiro Antonio Perez de la Torre, Girish K. Hiremath, Mick Perez-Cruet. In Minimally invasive spine fusion. Techniques and operative nuances. Mick Perez-Cruet, Rudolf Beisse, Luiz Pimenta, Daniel H. Kim. Quality Medical Publishing, San Louis, MO 2011, pp 521-548
18.-Complication avoidance. Ramiro Antonio Perez de la Torre, Noel I. Perin, Kristophe J. Karami, Ajay Popli, Girish K. Hiremath, Mick Perez-Cruet. In Minimally invasive spine fusion. Techniques and operative nuances. Mick Perez-Cruet, Rudolf Beisse, Luiz Pimenta, Daniel H. Kim. Quality Medical Publishing, San Louis, MO 2011, pp- 707-731.
19.-Spine therapies of the future. Ramiro Antonio Perez de la Torre, Vikas Mehta, Vickram Tejwani, Mick Perez-Cruet. In Minimally invasive spine fusion. Techniques and operative nuances. Mick Perez-Cruet, Rudolf Beisse, Luiz Pimenta, Daniel H. Kim. Quality Medical Publishing, San Louis, MO 2011, pp 747-761.
20.-Surgical management or Parkinson´s disease. Contemporary Neurosurgery 2011

JOURNALS

1.- Li Q. Zamorano L. Jiang Z. Gong J. Pandya A. Pérez R. Díaz F. Effect of optical digitizer selection on the application accuracy of a surgical localization system-A Quantitative comparison between the OPTOTRAK and Flash Point Trackins Systems. Computer Aided Surgery 4:314-321, 1999.
2.- Li QH. Zamorano L Pandya A. Pérez R. Gong J. Díaz F. The application accuracy of the Neuro Mate robot-A quantitative comparison with frameless and frame based surgical localization systems. Comput Aided Surg 7: 90-98, 2002
3.- Hormoz Sheikh, MD, Ramiro Perez de la Torre, MD, Dino Samartzis, DSc, MSc, Dip EBHC, Boyd Richards, DO, Oksana Didyuk, BA, Jason Dreyer, MHA, BA, Mick J. Perez-Cruet, MD, MSc. Conformable Lumbar Interbody Device (Optimesh). Neurosurgery Focus in Journal of Neurosurgery . August 2008
4.- Sheikh H, Zakharian K, De La Torre RP, Facek C, Vasquez A, Chaudhry GR, Svinarich D, Perez-Cruet MJ. In vivo intervertebral disc regeneration using stem cell-derived chondroprogenitors. J Neurosurg Spine. 2009 Mar;10(3):265-72.
5.- R. De La Torre, K. Mishkoor, J. Chabot, M. Perez-Cruet
Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion and Percutaneous Pedicle Screw Fixation Long-term Outcomes
The Spine Journal, Volume 8, Issue 5, Pages 146S-147S

 


 

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