Mr Oscar Garcia-Casas graduated in 1995 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 tumor 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.