Referring to Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery , Dr. Gómez-Castresana is an expert in sports and spine pathologies. He has pioneered multiple techniques such as: minimally invasive such as arthroscopic surgery ; replacement of ligament tears such as anterior and posterior cruciate of the knee and other tendons; or the percutaneous techniques of spinal injuries such as chemonucleolysis.
He introduced in Spain the kyphoplasty technique (balloon reconstruction of vertebral deformities) for the percutaneous treatment of vertebral fractures-crushing.
He has received more than 8 awards, including the National End of Career Award from the Head of the Spanish State or the Mauricio Riosalido Prize awarded by the SECOT (Spanish Society of Orthopedic Surgery and Traumatology) for scientific work: "Cryopreserved and immunocompromised nerve alloimmunotransplantation ".
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