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Héctor Manuel Crooks Sarmiento

Héctor Manuel Crooks Sarmiento

Orthopedics and Traumatology

Spine sugery
Patient Demographics: Babies, Children, Adult, Eldery

""I feel great satisfaction when I can heal or help alleviate the illnesses of my patients, who have trusted and put their health in my hands."
"I try to maintain a balance between the scheduled consultation time and the time dedicated to each patient, to provide the most complete care according to the complexity of their condition""

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  • Clínica Hospital San Fernando - Policlínica NorteCiudad de Panamá, Panamá, Panama
    Central España Ave., Panamá, Panama Floor 1. Office 4.
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Procedures (11)

Cervical and Thoracolumbar Vertebral Cervical Fractures
Conservative Treatment of Scoliosis
Herniated Intervertebral Disk Surgery
Minimmaly invasive vertebral column surgery
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$100.00
Cervical spine fracture surgery
Conservative Treatment of Column Pain
Intervertebral disk prosthesis
Vertebral disc surgery minimally invasive
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Medical conditions (16)

Artificial disc
Back pain
Degenerative disc disease
Degenerative disc disease (DDD)
Herniated discs
Low back pain
Lower back pain
Lumbar disc hernia
Muscle contracture
Muscle Tears
Nerve compression
Pain vertebral crush
Scoliosis/Kyphosis
Spinal stenosis
Spine Injury
Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS)
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General Info

About me

Specialist in Column Surgery, with 32 years of experience. I keep updated training in Continuing Medical Education of the Spine.
I am a Founding Member and President of the Panamanian Association of Column Surgery (NGO) since 2004.

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Spine Surgery. London University. November 1984 - October 1985
  • Specialty in Orthopedics and Traumatology. Universidad de Panamá - Facultad de Medicina. November 1981 - October 1984
  • MD. Universidad de Panamá - Facultad de Medicina. September 1974 - October 1979
Fellowships
  • Spine Surgery - Kings College Hospital, London, UK

Courses
  • Advanced Deformities Seminar - AOSpine

    2016

  • Seminar: Raquimedular Trauma - AOSpine

  • Symposium: Spine Surgery Controversies - AOSpine

  • Davos Masters Courses - AOSpine

  • Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery - Medtronic Hands On Training

  • AOSpine Advanced Seminar - Spine Complications

Trainings
  • Hospital Rotation

    Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery

Professional

Affiliations
  • AOSpine 110257
  • North American Spine Society 366291
  • Panamanian Association of Column Surgery (APCC)
Positions
  • President - Panamanian Association of Column Surgery