Dr. Eduard Quintana Obrador

Cardiovascular Surgery Specialist. MIR training in the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona (2012)

  • Cardiología
  • Cirugía Cardiovascular

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Tittles and Degrees:

Bachelor of Medicine from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (2006)     

Diploma in Research Methodology: Design and Statistics in Health Sciences from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (2010)    

Doctor of Medicine, University of Barcelona Medical School. PhD Thesis: Surgery for Hypertrophic Obstructive Cardiomyopathy: Study of Different Clinical Scenarios and Outcomes

Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates Certificate. USA Medical License (2012)

Advanced Cardiovascular Surgery Fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. Rochester, MN. USA (2013)    

European Board Certification in Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. EBTCS (2013)

Advanced Fellowship in Mechanical Circulatory Support and Cardiac Transplantation at Mayo Clinic. Rochester, MN (2014)

Areas of interest:

Surgery for hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy. Septal myectomy. Reoperations for failed septal myectomy or alcohol ablation. Biventricular myectomy 

Surgery of the aorta. Includes aortic root, ascending, arch and thoracoabdominal segments. Reoperations

Atrial fibrillation surgery. Pulmonary vein isolation and Cox-Maze procedures. Minimally invasive and conventional approaches

Heart failure surgery. Mechanical circulatory support devices and cardiac transplantation 

Surgical diseases of the pericardium. Pericardiectomy for constrictive pericarditis 

Cardiac valve surgery. Mitral and aortic valve surgery. Minimally invasive and conventional repair techniques

Coronary artery bypass surgery

Cardiac reoperations

Cardiovascular surgery postoperative intensive care management


Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: study of different obstructive lesions and outcomes of surgery

Aortic arch operations after previous cardiac surgery. Risk profile evaluation and outcomes of surgery