Dr. José Manuel Garbizu Vidorreta

NEUROSURGEON
SPECIALIST IN MINIMALLY INVASIVE SPINAL SURGERY AND ONCOLOGICAL NEUROSURGERY

 

Dr. José Manuel Garbizu Vidorreta

After years as a specialist neurosurgeon in spinal surgery, as well as in oncological and functional neurosurgery, becoming a member of Instituto Clavel allows me to develop the experience acquired in an environment of high standard professionals and supported by the best possible technology. Despite the technical complexity of our specialty, here we have important tools that allow us to offer exceptional care to our patients. From y point of view, the innovative spirit and the professional excellence, especially in the area of spine surgery, are the main characteristics of Instituto Clavel.

Experience

Neurosurgeon at Instituto Clavel - Hospital San Francisco de Asís De Madrid (September 2020-present)

Neurosurgeon specializing in complex spinal pathology and functional neurosurgery at Hospital G. U. Gregorio Marañón (2010-present).

Neurosurgeon, Unidad de Neurocirugía RGS SL. (2010-2018).

Education

PhD in Neurosurgery, Faculty of Medicine of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid with Summa Cum Laude distinction (September 2017).

Post in Oncological Neurosurgery and Functional Brain Mapping at the Neurosurgery Service of the Center Hospitalier Universitaire Gui de Chauliac (Montpellier, France) with Professor Hugues Duffau (February and March 2009).

Post at the Pediatric Neurosurgery Service at Hôpital Necker- Enfants Malades of Paris (June 2009).

Residency in Neurosurgery at the Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón (2005-2010).

Degree in Medicine, Universidad de Cantabria (1998-2004).

Languages

Spanish

French

English

 

Pathologies treated

DEGENERATIVE PATHOLOGY OF THE SPINE (DISC HERNIATIONS, LUMBAR SPINAL STENOSIS, DEGENERATIVE CERVICAL MYELOPATHY)

ADULT SPINE DEFORMITY

VERTEBRAL FRACTURE

CHIARI MALFORMATION

VERTEBRAL TUMORS

BRAIN TUMORS (BRAIN TUMORS IN ELOQUENT AREAS)

HYDROCEPHALUS

DRUG RESISTANT EPILEPSY SURGERY

MOVEMENT DISORDER SURGERY (PARKINSON, ESSENTIAL TREMOR, DYSTONIA)

PAIN MANAGEMENT SURGERY

Other Academic, Scientific, and Professional activity

AWARDS:

Summa Cum Laude Prize of the class 1998-2004 (best academic transcripts) of the Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Cantabria.

Prize for the best MIR examination (Medical residency entrance exam) awarded by the Medical Association of Asturias (MIR Asturias Course).

Award for Best Oral Communication at the XIV Congress of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC) (May 2009).

 

EXPERIENCE AS A LECTURER:

Collaborating physician in practical teaching of the Department of Surgery I of the Faculty of Medicine of Universidad Complutense de Madrid (2010-present).

X Basic Course in Neurosurgical Technique. Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (2019): 

Lumbar spine II: Lateral approaches.

Cervical Spine II: Posterior approaches.  C3-C7.

Spinal Instrumentation in Cadaver Course (II Course/II Cycle). Miguel Hernández Universidad de Elche (Alicante), SENEC (September 27 and 28, 2017).

Publications

Co-editor in monograph “Dorsal spine tumors” [Patología Tumoral del Raquis] of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC). Rosario González Rodrigálvarez, Carlos Fernández Carballal, José Manuel Garbizu Vidorreta. ISBN: 978-84-09-08112-7 (Year of publication: 2019).

Chapter “Approaches to the cervical spine tumors” [Abordajes a la patología tumoral de la columna cervical] in monograph “Dorsal spine tumors” [Patología Tumoral del Raquis] of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC). Pg: 219-230 (2019).

Co-editor in monograph “Thoracolumbar spine trauma” [Patología Traumática del Raquis Toracolumbar] of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC). Rosario González Rodrigálvarez, Carlos Fernández Carballal, José Manuel Garbizu Vidorreta. ISBN: 978-84-697-9370-1 (Year of publication: 2018).

Chapter “Post-traumatic deformity” [Deformidad postraumática] in monograph “Cervical spine trauma” [Patología Traumática del Raquis Cervical] of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC). Pg: 149-162 (2018).

Co-editor in monograph “Traumatic injuries of the cervical spine” [Patología Traumática del Raquis Cervical] of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC). Rosario González Rodrigálvarez, Carlos Fernández Carballal, José Manuel Garbizu Vidorreta. ISBN: 978-84-617-8595-7 (Year of publication: 2017).

Chapter “Background and Management of Traumatic Injuries of the Cervical Spine” [Generalidades y Manejo de las lesiones traumáticas de la columna cervical] in monograph “Cervical spine trauma” [Patología Traumática del Raquis Cervical] of the Spanish Society of Neurosurgery (SENEC).  R González- Rodrigálvarez, JM Garbizu Vidorreta, AJ Vargas López. Pg: 11-24 (2017).

Long-term Thalamic Deep Brain Stimulation for Essential Tremor: Clinical Outcome and Stimulation Parameters. Rodríguez Cruz PM, Vargas López AJ, Fernández Carballal C, Garbizu J, De La Casa-Fages B, Grandas F. Movement Disorders Clinical Practice 2016; 3: 567-572.

An exceptional cause of sudden neurological deterioration and coma. Vargas Lopez AJ, Garbizu Vidorreta JM, Salinero Paniagua E, Fernández Carballal C. Neurologia. 2016; Apr 8. pii: S0213-4853(16) 00057-8.

Double dissociation between syntactic gender and picture naming processing: a brain stimulation mapping study. (Garbizu)-Vidorreta JM, García Armengol R, Moritz-Gasser S, Duffau H. Human Brain Mapping. Human Brain Mapping 2011; 32: 331-340.

Supratentorial endodermal cyst: Case report [Quiste endodérmico supratentorial: caso clínico y revisión de la literatura]. Garbizu Vidorreta JM, Mateo-Sierra O, Iza-Vallejo B, Ruiz-Juretschke F. Neurocirugia (Astur) 2009; 20: 367-371.

Massive epistaxis resulting from an intracavernous internal carotid artery traumatic pseudoaneurysm: complete resolution with overlapping uncovered stents. Ruiz Juretschke F, Castro E, Mateo Sierra O, B. Iza-Vallejo: Garbizu-Vidorreta JM, Fortea F, Villoria, F. Acta Neurochir (Wien) 2009; 151: 1681-1684.

Radiation-induced cranial tumors: Clinical series and literature review. [Tumores craneales radioinducidos: serie clínica y revisión de la literatura]. Garbizu JM, Mateo-Sierra O, Pérez-Calvo JM, Iza-Vallejo B, Ruiz-Juretschke F. Neurocirugia (Astur) 2008; 19: 332-337.

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