Bruno C. Flores, MD

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Dr. Bruno C. Flores is a fellowship trained neurosurgeon specialized in cerebrovascular and endovascular neurosurgery. His clinical practice focuses on the management of brain and spine vascular disorders, such as aneurysms, arteriovenous malformations (AVMs), arteriovenous fistulas (AVFs), cavernous malformations, carotid disease, hemorrhagic and ischemic strokes.

Dr. Flores was born in Brazil, where he obtained his medical degree form the Federal University of Minas Gerais. After medical school, Dr. Flores completed a Neuro-Oncology research fellowship, followed by neurosurgical training at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas. After residency, Dr. Flores completed an Endovascular Neurosurgery fellowship at the Barrow Neurological Institute in Phoenix, Arizona.

Dr. Flores is part of a select group of neurosurgeons capable of treating vascular disorders of the brain and spine through both standard and minimally invasive techniques. Throughout his career, he has authored several book chapters and articles in neurosurgical journals, and he is frequent presenter at national neurosurgical meetings.

 

Education

Federal University of Minas Gerais, MD - 2006

Hospital Affiliations

Scripps Memorial Hospital, La Jolla

Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego

Scripps Memorial Hospital, Encinitas

Languages Spoken

Portuguese

English