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Santiago Manzanal Quesada
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Santiago Manzanal Quesada

Orthopedics and Traumatology

Patient Demographics: Children, Adult, Eldery

"The patient must receive a humane, warm and professional treatment in the medical consultation based on the respect, cordiality and experience offered by the doctor. Likewise, the patient must perceive confidence and security on the professional who is attending him to obtain better results in the treatment of his illnesses."

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  • Hospital La CatólicaGoicoechea, San José, Costa Rica
    Guadalupe, Goicoechea, in front of the courts of Justice Building Anexo. Floor 2. Office 264.
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    07/13/20
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    07/14/20
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    07/15/20
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    07/16/20
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    07/17/20
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    07/18/20
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    07/19/20

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Procedures (30)

Online Medicine
Consultation
Achilles tendon surgery
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery
Articular hyaluronic acid injections
Articular infiltration
Carpal tunnel surgery
Conservative Treatment of Column Pain
First consultation
Hip arthroplasty with Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR)
Hip fracture surgery
Infiltrations
Injections with platelet-rich plasma
Knee and Hip Prosthesis Surgery
Knee arthroscopy
Knee cardilage surgery
Kneecap stabilization
Meniscal suture
Meniscectomy
Periarticular infiltration
Plaster placement
Post surgery follow-up
Prosthetic bone replacement
Reductions of simple fractures
Shoulder arthroscopy
Shoulder fixation surgery
Small sized wound suture
Torn meniscus repair surgery
Total knee arthroplasty with prosthetic implant
Treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee with viscosupplementation
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General Info

About me

The opportunity to help a patient improve their quality of life is invaluable. The most rewarding thing about being a doctor is when the patient trusts my work and feels satisfied with the results.

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Orthopedics and Traumatology. Universidad de Costa Rica. August 2009 - August 2014
  • Doctorate in Medicine and General Surgery. Universidad de Ciencias Médicas. 2002 - 2008
Fellowships
  • Joint Reconstruction Hip and Knee

Courses
  • Reconstrucción Articular De Cadera Y Rodilla - Hospital Universitario 12 de Octubre. Madrid, España

    June 2016 - June 2017

  • AO Recons: Principles of complex knee and hip arthroplasty - Marseille, France

    2017

  • Costa Rican Congress of Orthopedics. San José Costa Rica

    2017

  • Workshop in Knee Arthroplasty - Madrid, Spain

    2017

  • AO Trauma - Fundación Santa Fé University Hospital. Bogóta, Colombia

    May 2016

  • American Orthopedic Association Congress - Orlando, Florida, USA

    2016

  • II International Course on Hand Surgery. San José, Costa Rica, 2013

    2013

  • Course: AO Advanced Trauma for the Surgical Treatment of Fractures. San José Costa Rica

    2012

  • Costa Rican Congress of Orthopedics. San Jose Costa Rica

    2012

  • International Course of Hand Surgery. San José Costa Rica

    2011

  • Course AO Trauma Principles in the Surgical Treatment of Fractures. San José Costa Rica

    2010

  • Advanced trauma life support – ATLS. San José, Costa Rica

    2009

  • II Day of Orthopedics and Traumatology. San José Costa Rica

    2009

  • Emergencies and Emergencies in Sports Medicine. San José, Costa Rica

    May 2008

  • “AO Trauma Course - Advanced Principles of Fracture Treatment” San José, Costa Rica

    August 2019

  • “Surgeon To Surgeon Visitation and Educactional Visit”, Zimmer Biomet Institute, Indiana, USA

    June 2019

  • Current Concepts In Joint Replacement - Cleveland, USA

    May 2019

  • “Hip Preservation Techniques”, Cali, Colombia

    June 2018

  • Current Concepts In Joint Replacement - Las Vegas, USA

    May 2018

Trainings
  • Postgraduate Degree

    Postgraduate in Orthopedics and Traumatology - Universidad de Costa Rica. 2009-2014

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED9503 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
  • Costa Rican Orthopedic and Traumatology Association (ACOT)
  • AO Trauma Latin America
Awards
  • 2014 Graduation with Honor in the specialty of Orthopedics and Traumatology - Universidad de Costa Rica.
Positions
  • Orthopedic and orthopedic surgeon - San Vicente de Paul Hospital. Heredia, Costa Rica. 2014 - Currently
  • Medical resident in orthopedics and traumatology and Chief Resident - Mexico Hospital. 2009-2010 / 2013-2014
  • Medical resident in orthopedics and traumatology - San Juan de Dios Hospital. 2011-2012
  • Physician resident in orthopedics and traumatology and Chief Resident - Nacional de Niños Hospital. 2012-2013
Publications
  • Congreso Médico Nacional - Jacó, Costa Rica 2017
  • Profesor de Posgrado De Ortopedia Y Traumatología - UCR