GuillermoMontes Graciano

  • Neurocirurgia
Hospitals on treballa:
  • Hospital Quirónsalud Barcelona
Informació general

Hospitals en què treballa:
Hospital Quirónsalud Barcelona

Especialitats que atén:
Neurocirurgia - Quirónsalud Barcelona


Format a l’Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau de Barcelona, el Dr. Montes exerceix des del 2013 com a metge assistent del Departament de Neurocirurgia de l’Institut Clavel.

Combina la seva feina a l’institut amb la recerca i el voluntariat. Ha participat com a ponent en diversos congressos de Neurocirurgia i Cirurgia Vertebral i és autor de diferents publicacions sobre cirurgia cranial i de columna. A més, ha realitzat estades a Tanzània i l’Índia, l’última, com a metge voluntari el 2016 a Tanzània


Neurosurgery department attending physician. Institut Clavel de la Columna. Barcelona, Spain (May 2013-present)

Neurosurgery on-duty attending physician. Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau. Barcelona, Spain (May 2013-present)

Neurosurgical residency in Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain. 2008-2013.


Speciality in Neurosurgery (2008-2013). Research Fellowship in Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Neurosurgery in Arkansas Neuroscience Institute (Little Rock, Arkansas, USA) with Dr. Ali Krisht (January and February 2013). Medicine degree by Universitat de Barcelona medical school (UB), Barcelona, Spain. 2001-2007.


Catalan Association of Neurosurgery / Societat Catalana de Neurocirurgia Spanish Association of Neurosurgery / Sociedad Española de Neurocirugía (SENEC) Official College of Physicians of Barcelona / Col·legi Oficial de Metges de Barcelona (COMB)


[Primary cervical epidural Ewing sarcoma]. Montes-Graciano G, de Quintana-Schmidt C, Clavel-

Laria P, Bartumeus-Jené F, Molet-Teixidó J. Rev Neurol. 2012 Feb 1;54(3):187. Spanish.

• [Spinal cord metastasis from gliosarcoma. Case report and review of the literature.].


Human herpesvirus 1 meningoencephalitis after trigeminal neuralgia surgery. Prim N, Benito N, Montes G, Pomar V, Molet J, Rabella N. J Infect. 2013 Jul;67(1):79-81. doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2012.10.011. Epub 2012 Oct 13.

[Abducens nerve palsy due to postraumatic retroclival and spinal subdural hematoma: case report and literature review]. Catalá-Antúnez I, de Quintana-Schmidt C, Clavel-Laria P, Montes- Graciano G, Molet-Teixidó J. Neurocirugia (Astur). 2011 Aug;22(4):337-41. Spanish.

[The effectiveness of gravitational valves in the prevention of over-drainage in adult patients with hydrocephalus]. de Quintana-Schmidt C, Rodríguez-Rodríguez R, Molet-Teixidó J, Clavel- Laria P, Català-Antúnez I, Puerta-Roldán P, Montes-Graciano G, Tresserres-Ribó P, Muñoz- Hernández F, Bartumeus-Jené F. Rev Neurol. 2009 Jul 16-31;49(2):64-8. Review. Spanish.


Analysis of 221cases of anterior approach in cervical degenerative pathology (XV National Neuroraquis Spinal Chord and Vertebral Surgery Spanish Society Congress. Burgos, 2015)

Multiple lumbar arthroplasty and hybrid constructions (II Jornadas de Casos Clínicos de Cirugía de Raquis. Santa Cristina d’Aro, Girona, 2014).

DREZ lesion for neuropathic pain treatment. Our series and experience in intraoperative neurophysiologic monitorization in DREZ lesion (XVIII Spanish Association of Neurosurgeons Congress. San Sebastián, 2013).

Holocranial radiotherapy-induced rapid progressive multiple meningiomatosis for previous high grade glioma (XVIII Spanish Association of Neurosurgeons Congress. San Sebastián, 2013).

Skull base meningoencephalocele surgical treatment in adults (X Spanish Skull Base Association Congress. Madrid, 2012).

Mild head injury in patients on anticoagulation therapy (XVII Spanish Association of Neurosurgeons Congress. Las Palmas, 2012).

Metastasis of thyroid differenciated carcinoma in the skull base. A case report. (XVII Spanish Association of Neurosurgeons Congress. Las Palmas, 2012).

Epidural cervical extraosseus primary Ewing's sarcoma. A case report. (XVI Spanish Association of Neurosurgeons Congress. Madrid, 2011).

Posterior lumbar corpectomy. Technique description. (XVI Spanish Association of Neurosurgeons Congress. Madrid, 2011).

COURSES (attending)

Theory and Training in Cervical Spine Fusion Solutions by Medtronic (Madrid, Spain. February 2016)

OLIF Technique Training by Medtronic (Barcelona, Spain. February 2016)

AOSpine Advanced Level Live Tissue Training Day: Prevention and Management of Complication in Spine Surgery (Strasbourg, France. September 2015)

Eurospine Sagital Balance Master Course (Genève, Switzerland. September 2014)

Medtronic Summer University. Complex Spine and deformity. International Medtronic symposium(Athens, Grece. July 2014)

International symposium for cervical and lumbar arthroplasty (Hospital Quirón Barcelona,Spain. March 2014)

Lumbar Interbody Fusion Solutions by Medtronic Academia (Leiden, The Netherlands. October2013).

European Association of Neurosurgical Societies (EANS) Full Training Course in Neurosurgery (4-year cycle of training courses):

Cerebrovascular neurosurgery and final exam (Prague, Czech R., 2013).

Spine (Leeds, UK, 2012).

Functional and Head Trauma (Avignon, France, 2011).

Tumors (Halkidiki, Greece, 2010).

AOSpine Principles Specimen Course (Lucerne, Switzerland. June 2013).

Dissection practice and theoretical full course in Skull Base Techniques (by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau):

▪ Petrosal approaches: presigmoid and transpetrosal. Transcondylar approaches (2010).

▪ Transcranial frontobasal and endoscopic expanded endonasal approaches (2011).

▪ Preauricular, cavernous sinus, subtemporal, infratemporal and clivus approaches


Basic Training course in Thoracolumbar Vertebral Posterior Instrumentation (2012) by Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau.

Dissection practice and theoretical course: Minimally invasive interspinous fixation systems (2010) by Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

Dissection practice and theoretical course: Advances in treatment of vertebral fractures. Kyphoplasty with balloon (2010) by Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

XIV International Simposium in Neuromonitorization and neurocritical patient management (2010) by Hospital Vall d'Hebron (Barcelona).


ISPR and RECHARGE research about follow-up of Medtronic implantable neurostimulating devices, in quality of investigator and coordinator (2010-2013)

CLEAR III trial research in use of fibrinolytic therapy in intraventricular haemorrhage, in quality of sub-investigator. (2011-2013).


• Surgery stage as a volunteer in association with NED Foundation and Fundación Doctor Clavel at Mnazi Mmoja Hospital (Zanzibar, Tanzania. June 2014 and May 2015).

• Working volunteer in Pren Dam residency for the convalescent and the disabled (Kolkata, India. March 2008).

• Médecins Sans Frontières regular donor.


▪ Native bilingual: Spanish and Catalan.

English: Intermediate-Advanced level; First Certificate in English by Cambridge University (2003).

French: basic level in spoken and written language.

Russian: basic level in spoken and written language.

Computer skills:

Microsoft Windows (Access / Excel / Word / PowerPoint).

User Level.

Apple IOS User level.

SPSS / SAS statistics software.