Universidad Católica de Chile (1989-1997)
Orthopedic Surgery: Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile (1997-2000)
ECFMG Certificate 2003
Foot and Ankle Surgery: American Sports Medicine Institute, Birmingham, Alabama (2003-2004), Dr J.S.Gould.
Lower Extremity Trauma and Reconstruction, Dresden, Germany (2004), Dr H.Zwipp.
Staff Member Foot and Ankle Unit Clinica Alemana
Associate Professor Universidad del Desarrollo
Associate Professor Foot and Ankle Fellowship
Past President Chilean Foot and Ankle Society; Chilean Orthopedic Society (SCHOT); American Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS); American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS); South American Foot and Ankle Society (FLAMECIPP)
International Federation of Foot and Ankle Societies (IFFAS); AO Alumni Association
ICRS (International Cartilage Repair Society)
Girdlestone-Taylor flexor-extensor tendon transfer. Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery 3(2): 91-99, 2004.
Change in plantar flexion strength after complete detachment and reconstruction of the Achilles tendon. Foot Ankle International 11: 800-804, 2004.
Technique and Results of Achilles Tendon Detachment and Reconstruction for Insertional Achilles tendinitis. Foot and Ankle International , 27(9): 677-684, 2006.
Modified Diaphyseal Osteotomy with a Proximal Center of Rotation for Moderate to Severe Hallux Valgus; Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery 6(2):113–117, 2007.
Proximal oblique slide closing wedge (POSCOW) metatarsal osteotomy with plate fixation for severe hallux valgus deformities; Techniques in Foot and Ankle Surgery 6(4):270-274, December 2007.
Cavus foot reconstruction. Foot and Ankle Clinics, vol 14, No 3, September 2009.
Bunionette Deformity, Rotational Deformity of the Fifth Toe, Freiberg’s Infraction, Hammer and Claw Toe Deformity, Mallet Toe Deformity, Instability of the Lesser Metatarsophalangeal Joint; Orthopedic Knowledge Online, AAOS, Volume 5, 2007.
Flexor to Extensor Tendon Transfer for Flexible Hammertoe Deformity; Operative Techniques in Orthopedic Surgery, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2008.
The Painful Neuroma and the Use of Conduits. Foot Ankle Clinics, vol 16, No 2, June 2011.
Biomechanical comparison of four methods of repair of the Achilles tendon. A laboratory study with bovine tendons. JBJS Br vol 94-B, No. 5, May 2012.
Guest Editor Foot and Ankle Clinics 2012 September issue
Osteotomy considerations in Hallux Valgus Treatment. Improving the correction power. Foot and Ankle Clinics 17:481-498, 2012
Lesser Toes Proximal interphalangeal joint fusion in rigid claw toes”. Foot and Ankle Clinics 17:473-480, 2012.
Chapter: “Supramalleolar Osteotomies for Ankle Arthritis”, in book: Osteotomy: Procedures, Types and Potential Complications, Nova Publishers, 2012.
Early Weight-Bearing After Percutaneous Reduction and Screw Fixation for Low-Energy Lisfranc Injury. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Jul;34(7):978-83
Proximal Oblique Sliding Closing Wedge Osteotomy for Hallux Valgus. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Nov;34(11):1493-500
Plate position and angular stability: mechanical comparison in sawbone osteotomy models. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2013 Fall;22(3):213-8.
A new elevating metatarsal osteotomy: geometrical design and applications.
J Surg Orthop Adv. 2013 Winter;22(4):299-303.
Biomechanical evaluation of various suture configurations in side-to-side tenorrhaphy.
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Feb 5;96(3):232-6
Tendon transfers in cavovarus foot.
Foot Ankle Clin. 2014 Mar;19(1):49-58
Mini-open tenorrhaphy of acute Achilles tendon ruptures: medium-term follow-up of 100 cases.
Am J Sports Med. 2014 Mar;42(3):731-6
The Handbook of Foot and Ankle Surgery, John S. Gould, Editorial Jaypee, 2014. Autor de capitulo: Bunions, Medial Instability of the Ankle.