About me

DR. Álvaro Barranquero Fernández

dermatology | clinical · surgical · cosmetic

Álvaro Barranquero Fernández is an English-speaking Dermatologist in Fuengirola & Benalmádena with work experience in USA and Barcelona.

Specialized in dermatological surgery (Mohs surgery, oncological surgery, CO2 laser), psoriasis, atopic dermatitis (including systemic and biological treatments) , connective tissue pathologies, skin allergy, phototherapy, photodynamic therapy, skin infections. Collaborator in various clinical trials

While not working, you can probably find him travelling around the world, discovering new languages and cultures. Currently speaking English (C2) and native Spanish, and learning both German (Deutsch) and Russian (Русский)

EDUCATION

  • Degree in Medicine. University of Málaga (Spain).
    Academic Average Mark 9/10 (September 2008 – June 2014).
  • Master’s Degree in Clinical Medicine. University Camilo José Cela (Madrid, Spain). 120 ECTS (2015-2016)
  • Languages
    · Spanish: Native
    · English: C2 (Certified by Cambridge ESOL)

CERTIFICATION

  • Specialist in Clinical and Surgical Dermatology and Venereology
  • Member of the Spanish Medical College  (Number 29/2911300)
  • Member of the Spanish Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (AEDV) (Number 2731)
  • Member of the Psoriasis group of the Spanish Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (AEDV)
  • Member of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Number 242120

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Specialist in Clinical and Surgical Dermatology and Venereology. Hospital Clínico Universitario Virgen de la Victoria, Málaga (Spain) (May 2015- May 2019).
  • Rotation in UCSF Dermatopathology & Oral Pathology Service (San Francisco, California, USA) (2017)
  • Rotation in the Pediatric Dermatology Department – Hospital Sant Joan de Déu (Barcelona, Spain) (2018)
  • Rotation in the Pediatric Dermatology Department – Rady Children’s Hospital (San Diego, California, USA) (2018)

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

  • Student’s tutor (Dermatology department, University of Málaga (Spain))
  • Student’s practical examinator (Dermatology department, University of Málaga (Spain))

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Apremilast in the therapy of moderate to severe chronic plaque psoriasis and special locations.

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 76(6):AB43, JUN 2017 DOI: 10.1016/j.jaad.2017.04.185
Authors: Álvaro Barranquero Fernández; Jorge Alonso Suárez Pérez; Enrique Herrera Acosta; María Victoria Mendiola Fernández; Enrique Herrera Ceballos 

Prurito y sobreelevación en área roja de tatuaje.

Álvaro Barranquero Fernández, Patricio López Jiménez, Gladys Pérez Cabello, María Victoria Mendiola Fernández.
Casos clínicos de residentes de Dermatología 2016. ISBN 978-84-945688-8-6.

Esclerosis tuberosa y neurofibromatosis.

López Castillo V, Barranquero Fernández A, Jordá Cuevas E.
Manual de Dermatología para residentes. ISBN: 978-84-7429-699-0.

 Tumor infrecuente en localización incómoda

Álvaro Barranquero Fernández, Patricio López Jiménez, Gustavo Guillermo Garriga Martina, Norberto López Navarro
Casos clínicos de residentes de Dermatología 2018. ISBN 978-84-946479-0-1. Capitulo 15

Lesiones cutáneas (exantemas, urticaria y angioedema, celulitis)

Álvaro Barranquero Fernández, Patricio López Jiménez, Pilar Luque Varela
Cómo sobrevivir a la puerta de urgencias ISBN: 978-84-949218-4-1