Dra. Catalina Esmerado Appiani

CatalinaEsmerado Appiani

Serving specialties:
  • Ophthalmologist specialist in medical and surgical retina
Hospitals where he/she works:
  • Centro Médico Teknon
General Information
  • Resident M.D. of the Ophthalmology Service of the Health Consortium of Terrassa. 2000-2004.
  • Fellowship in Ocular Pathology. McGill University, Montreal, Canada. 2005.
  • Observership in retina, Royal Victoria Hospital, Montreal, Canada. 2005.
  • Ophthalmologist in the Retina Unit of the Quirónsalud Hospital from Barcelona. 2009-present.
  • Graduated in Medicine and Surgery from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. 1998.
  • M.D. Specialist in Ophthalmology by MIR, Health Consortium of Terrassa. 2004.
  • PhD in Medicine from the Autonomous University of Barcelona. 2006. Qualification: Cum Laude.
  • Head of section of the Department of Medical-Surgical retina in the Viladecans Hospital. 2005-present.
  • Head of section of the retina and macula Department in the INOF Medical Center. 2019-present

Membership in Professional Societies:

  • Member of Catalan Society of Ophthalmology since 2000.
  • Member of Spanish Society of Retina and Vitreous since 2014
Research and teaching
  • Main researcher of numerous national and international studies and clinical trials.
  • Oral presentations and panel communications in national and international conferences.
  • National Communication Award. 2014.
  • Participation in the publication of articles of national scientific specialized magazines.
  • Winner of the bursary of the Catalan Society of Ophthalmology (2006).