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SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital

Passeig Sant Joan de Déu, 2, 08950 Esplugues de Llobregat

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Juan Dario Ortigoza Escobar

Paediatric neurologist

Expert in

Movement disorders and deep brain stimulation.

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Castellano, inglés.

As a child neurologist, I am an expert in movement disorders (dystonia, Parkinsonisms, choreas, tremors, myoclonias, tics/Tourette syndrome, deep brain stimulation). I am a member of the Spanish Paediatric Neurology Society, the European Paediatric Neurology Society, the Society for the Study of Inborn Errors of Metabolism and the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society.


  • Doctorate degree in Medicine, with distinction. Universitat de Barcelona, 2017.
  • Master in Neuropaediatrics. Universitat de Barcelona, 2014.
  • Specialist in Paediatrics and Specific Areas. Hospital Sant Joan de Déu, 2013.
  • Specialist in Clinical Paediatrics. Universidad Nacional de Asunción, Paraguay, 2012.
  • Undergraduate degree in Medicine and Surgery, with honours. Universidad Nacional de Asunción, 2005.

Scientific activity

  • Presentations, speeches and posters in national and international congresses and conferences.
  • Author of several scientific publications in national and international journals.
  • Participation in national and European research projects.

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  • Lecturer on the Paediatric Neurology Master’s degree at the Universitat de Barcelona.

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Our hospital is dedicated to comprehensive care for women, children and adolescents.