Mr Oscar Garcia-Casas graduated from the Universitat Central de Barcelona UB, Spain. His surgical training was undertaken in Barcelona at the Hospitals del Mar i l’Esperança UAB and he qualified as a Trauma & Orthopaedic surgeon in 2004. Throughout his training he has had focused his interest in spinal surgery. He tailored his rotation towards spinal pathologies with 5 years of intense mentoring by Profesor Enric Cáceres-Palou, former President of the European Federation of National Associations of Orthopaedics and Traumatology (EFORT). He completed a spine surgery fellowship at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire CHU, Bordeaux.
Oscar specialized for 6 years as a consultant in lumbar and cervical degenerative and trauma surgery when, in 2010, he was appointed as a spinal Consultant at the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau UAB in Barcelona. He continued to develop his skills to the highest standard including tumour spinal surgery. Recently, he was appointed as a Consultant spinal surgeon at Ashford and St Peter’s NHS Trust.
Oscar has moved to the United Kingdom as he believes this will give him increased opportunity towards patient care. This is reflected in his clinical practice by showing excellent clinical outcomes and patient experience.
Services that Mr Garcia-Casas provides:
Management of the lumbar and cervical disc herniations
Cervical spondylotic myelopathy and degenerative spinal stenosis.
Spinal trauma & vertebral fractures.
Infection of the spine.
Osteoporotic vertebral fractures.