BEST RADIOTHERAPY SPECIALISTS – IMOR RADIOTHERAPY HOSPITAL (BARCELONA, SPAIN):
Doctor Benjamín Guix Melcior
Graduate in Medicine and Surgery (1981) from the Universitat de Barcelona. Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Valencia (1986), Cum Laude unanimously. Radiation Oncology Specialist. Fellow at the University of Texas (MD Anderson Cancer Center, 1983-86). Diploma in Radiation Oncology by the American Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology (ASTRO). More than 35 years of experience. Director of the IMOR Institute. Associate professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He has published more than 200 articles and more than twenty books on the specialty. Widely recognized career: American Brachytherapy Society (ABS) Award 2009, European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology Award (ESTRO) 2007 and International Brachytherapy Award (ASTRO) 2000. Member of several private medical associations: American Society for Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO), American Brachytherapy Society (ABS), Gilbert Fletcher Society, European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO), European Group for Brachytherapy GEC-ESTRO, Honorary Member of the Clinical Carcinology Club of Marseille (France).
Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English, French
Doctor Ferran Guedea Edo
Graduate in Medicine and Surgery from the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona. Radiation Oncology Specialist. Doctorate in Medicine and Surgery with Cum Laude qualification. More than 25 years of experience. Head of the ICO Radiation Oncology Service. He is one of the leading experts in radiotherapy for breast and gynecological tumors. College professor. President of the Catalan-Balearic Society of Oncology, from September 2006 to September 2008. President of the Spanish Society of Radiation Oncology (SEOR), since October 2007. He has published various articles nationally and internagtionally. Co-editor of Reports of the magazine Practical Oncology and Radiotherapy. Member of the editorial committee of the Journal of Contemporary Brachytherapy. Member of the Editorial Board of Annals of Medicine. Member of the Committee and reviewer of the Journal of Oncology. From 2000 to the present. Recognized with numerous awards: Gold Medal from the SFRO (French Society of Radiation Oncology) in 2009. “Palmes Académiques” medal awarded by the French Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1996 for collaboration between France and Spain in the field of radiotherapy. Ernest Lluch Prize awarded in 2009 by the project “Cost Effectiveness and Cost Utility of the main treatments for localized prostate cancer.” Clàudia Elies Award for Oncological Research Spanish Association of Oncology and Radiotherapy (AERO). Member of numerous private medical associations: Spanish Association of Oncology and Radiotherapy (AERO), American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO), American Brachytherapy Society (ABS), European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ESTRO), Sociedad Catalano-Balear d’Oncologia, Latin American Association of Radiation Oncology Treatment (ALATRO), Spanish Group for Breast Cancer Research (GEICAM).
Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English, French.
Doctor J. Antonio Lejárcegui Fort
Graduate in Medicine and Surgery (1965). Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynecology (1967). Doctor of Medicine and Surgery (1975) with outstanding Cum Laude rating. Training in Gynecology at MD Anderson Cancer Hospital in Houston Texas (EU, 1979-1989). Consulting doctor of the Gynecologic Oncology Area of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona. College professor. Member of the Board of Directors of the SEGO (Spanish Society of Gynecology and Obstetrics). Member of the Board of Directors of the SEGO Section of Gynecologic Oncology and Breast Pathology. President of the Oncological Gynecology and Senology Section of the Academy of Medical Sciences of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands. He has carried out research studies in the following areas: Gestational Trophoblastic disease, Regeneration of the cervical epithelium after its destruction, Intra-arterial chemotherapy in cervical cancer, Conservative irradiation in recurrence of breast cancer, Brachytherapy in Gynecological and breast cancer, Ganglion Sentinel in Vulva Cancer, Tumor markers in Gynecological Cancer, uterine sarcomas. He has published several articles of national and international scope. He has received the Professional Excellence award granted by the Official College of Physicians of Catalonia in 2008. Member of numerous private medical associations.
Languages: Catalan, Spanish, English, French
Doctor Manuel Algara López
Graduate in Medicine and Surgery, from the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona (1983). Specialist in Radiation Oncology (1988). Doctor of Medicine and Surgery, from Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona (1991). Head of the Radiation Oncology Service of the Parc de Salut Mar. University professor. He has published several articles of national and international scope. Member of numerous private medical associations: European Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology ESTRO), Catalan-Balearic Society of Oncology, Spanish Association of Radiotherapy and Oncology (AERO), Spanish Society of Senology and Breast Pathology.
Languages: Spanish, English.
Doctor Iván Garcia Zamora
Doctor of Medicine from the Rostov-on-Don Medical University (Russian Federation, 1986-1993). Specialization in Radiation Oncology, Catalan Institute of Oncology – Hospital “Duran i Reynals” (Barcelona, 2008-2012). Associate Physician of the Radiation Oncology Service of the Catalan Institute of Oncology of Barcelona in the specialties of Breast and Palliative Radiotherapy. He has carried out numerous research projects in exclusive brachytherapy in the conservative treatment of breast cancer. Member of numerous private medical associations: ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy and Oncology), SEOR: Spanish Society of Radiation Oncology, Catalan-Balearic Society of Oncology, Peruvian Society of Cancerology, Peruvian Society of Oncological Surgery
Languages: Spanish, Russian, English
Doctor Josep M. Solé Monne
Doctor in medicine. Head of the Radiation Oncology Service of IDC Salud General Hospital de Catalunya.
Doctor Arturo Navarro Martin
Graduate in Medicine and Surgery from the Universidad de Valencia (1997-2003). Specialty in Radio Oncology. Degree in Oncology from the Catalan Institute of the Duran i Reynals Hospital (Year 2004-2008). Gamma Knife Fellowship at William Beaumont, Detroit (USA, 2008). Postgraduate in Methodology, Design and Development of Clinical Trials in Oncology (2010). Member of numerous private medical associations: ESTRO (European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology), SEOR (Sociedad Española de Oncología Radiológica), ETOP (European Thoracic Oncology Platform), IASLC (International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer). College professor.
Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English
Doctor Antonio Arellano Tolivar
More than 15 years of experience. Head of the Radiation Oncology service at H.U. Germans Trias i Pujol. Associate Professor at the Universitat Autónoma de Barcelona.
Languages: Spanish, English
Doctor Iván Henríquez López
Specialist in medical oncology from the University of Navarra (1987-1990). Doctor of Medicine from the University of Navarra (1991). Specialist in Radiation Oncology from the Hospital Clínico de Barcelona (1994-1997). Doctor of the Radiation Oncology Service of the Sant Joan Hospital, Reus. Physician of the Radiation Oncology Service of the Imor Institute. College professor. Professor at several conferences for more than 20 years. He has published a total of 41 scientific articles in national and international cancer magazines. Editor-in-chief of a book on prostate cancer and co-editor with Professor Mark Roach (UCLA University) of the book “Controversies in Prostate Cancer”. First author and co-author of more than 20 book chapters on radiation oncology. More than 150 scientific works presented to the radiotherapy scientific community.)
Languages: Spanish, English
Doctor Fernando Aguiló Lucia
Doctor José Ignacio Tello Luque
Graduate in Physical Sciences and specialist in Hospital Radiophysics. Head of the Medical Physics and Radiological Protection Service of the IMOR Institute. College professor.
Doctor Teresa M. Lacorte
Doctor Antonio Martínez Aranda
Mr. Alessio Rocchi
Radiotherapy Technician Supervisor. External professor at the Institut SAM Claret FP Sanitaria.