Dan Fellows - Amancio Guerrero Maldonado

Amancio Guerrero Maldonado

Amancio Guerrero Maldonado, MD

Dr. Maldonado earned his MD at the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara—School of Medicine, the oldest private medical school in Mexico. He completed his residency training in neurological surgery at the Centro Medico Nacional de Occidente in Guadalajara, which included clinical rotations at the Barrow Neurological Institute and the University of Miami. Dr. Maldonado also completed a brief fellowship in minimally invasive neurosurgery at Weill Cornell Medical College in New York. He obtained his specialty licence in neurosurgery from the Mexican Board of Neurological Surgeons in 2011. Dr. Maldonado applied and was accepted to the Cerebrovascular Fellowship program at Toronto Western Hospital for the 2013-14 academic year and is working with Division Head Dr. Michael Tymianski and Dr. Ivan Radovanovic. He chose to come to Toronto because of the clinical and surgical reputation of Dr. Tymianski and the group’s published work. Also influecing his decision to pursue training in Toronto were conversations he had with a past Toronto functional fellow from Spain had only the most positive things to say about the Toronto program. Upon completion of his Dan Fellowship, Dr. Maldonado plans to acquire further endovascular fellowship training in France. He ultimately intends on taking his training and experience back to Mexico where he plans to establish his practice and contribute to the overall development of the neurovascular field in Mexico.