Dr. Ricardo Sainz de la Cuesta Abbad

Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital.

Currently the Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital, Dr. Sainz de la Cuesta Abbad completed his training at prestigious international hospitals, such as Massachusetts General Hospital at Harvard University. He balances is medical activity with his teaching work at the Autonomous University of Madrid and his position as Dean’s Delegate of the Faculty of Medicine at the same Jiménez Díaz Foundation centre.

Professional experience
  • Head of Gynaecology and Obstetrics at Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital since 2006.
  • Specialist in Gynaecology and Obstetrics. Head of Gynaecological Oncology. Jiménez Díaz Foundation.
  • Gynaecology Assistant, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1993-1995.
  • Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the Autonomous University of Madrid with an Apto Cum Laude by unanimity qualification, 9th May 1997. Special Award 1996-1997. Subspeciality in Gynaecological Oncology.
Membership in scientific societies
  • Member of the Spanish Gynaecology and Obstetrics Association and the Spanish Association of Gynaecological Oncology. SEGO. 1998.
Research and teaching
  • 16 publications in national and international journals.
  • 8 book chapters.
  • 40 presentations and lectures at national and international conferences.
  • Dean’s Delegate of the Faculty of Medicine, Autonomous University of Madrid, Jiménez Díaz Foundation, since September 2005.
  • Professor of Health Sciences. Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Long term. Faculty of Medicine. Autonomous University of Madrid, since July 2002.
  • Associate Professor of Health Sciences. Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Faculty of Medicine. Autonomous University of Madrid, March 1998 - July 2002.
  • Teacher of Gynaecology and Obstetrics, Harvard Medical School, 1992-1995.
  • He is currently a Professor at the European University of Madrid.
Stay in foreign centers
  • He completed his Obstetrics and Gynaecology residency at The Union Memorial Hospital and his Clinical Fellowship in Oncological Gynaecology at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland.
  • Gynaecology Assistant, Massachusetts General Hospital. 1993-1995.
Languages for clinical practice
  • Spanish
  • English