Members

Javier Saavedra, MD, Neurosurgeon,
Doctor Universidad del Rosario / Hospital Universitario Mayor Méderi
Email: javiermsaavedra@gmail.com Lab website:


Areas of Interest: General, Bioengineering, CSF Dynamics, Imaging, Post Hemorrhagic


Research focus:

We are beginning a new center of excellence in hydrocephalus and CSF in our institution which is the biggest hospital in the country. We are specially interested in post hemorrhagic and postraumatic hydrocephalus, in CSF leaks and in the field of preventing catheters associated infections.
We are also working in our new surgical simulation laboratory where we have a neuronavigation system available.