Announcement 2016

Dr. Q becomes the neurosurgery chair for Mayo Clinic in Florida!

Dr. Q has been given a new and exciting opportunity to join Mayo Clinic’s Neuroscience and Neurologic Surgery Enterprise. Starting in September, he will be the “William J. and Charles H. Mayo Professor” and Chair of Neurologic Surgery at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida!


Loyola University Commencement Address

On May 13, 2016 Dr. Quinones received an Honorary Degree (Doctor of Science) and delivered an inspiring commencement speech to Loyola University Chicago's class of 2016.

Al Punto

An interview with Dr. Q and Jorge Ramos from Univision on May 8, 2016, about Disney's movie project on Dr. Q.

Cortes de Cádiz Surgery Prize

Dr. Quinones was awarded the Cortes de Cádiz Surgery prize!

Health: From Migrant Farm Worker to Surgeon

Dr. Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa tells CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta about his journey out of poverty in Mexicali, Mexico. The CNN crew follows Dr. Q into his Operating Room and observes him removing a life threatening brain tumor.

Profile: Dr. Quinones-Hinojosa

He jumped the fence from Mexico to work as a farmhand and ended up a leading brain surgeon. In this video, Dr. Q performs an awake craniotomy on Donald Rottman.



The Florida Times-Union - April 2016

How the hiring of the "remarkably accomplished surgeon," as called by CEO of the Mayo Clinic, as new chairman of neurologic surgery became "a real coup" for Mayo in Jacksonville, Florida.

Variety - March 2016

An insider on Disney and Brad Pitt's Plan B developing movie, "Dr. Q."

El Mundo - June 2015

Cómo ver tumores en el cerebro - An overview of several exciting surgical techniques that enable neurosurgeons to maximize the extent of resection in patients with brain tumors and cancer. One highlighted technique is the use of optical coherence tomography, which allows surgeons to distinguish between cancerous and healthy tissue in real-time by measuring differences in scattered light.

Baltimore Business Journal - February 2015

Five Maryland life sciences companies share $865K in state awards

Science Daily - February 2015

What autism can teach us about brain cancer: Incidentally Both disorders involve faults in the same protein (NHE9)

'Illegal' immigrants and the next economy

In this edition of the Baltimore Sun, Dr Q is described as perhaps the nation's leading illegal-turned-incredible citizen. This article looks at the presence of illegal immigrants in the USA and whether or not they should be granted similar educational privileges as their classmates.



WJCT Podcast
Fri May 13, 2016

Commentator Jay Solomon gives an overview of Dr. Q's early life.

Kiro Interview
Thu November 3, 2011

After operating on two patients, Dr. Q talks about his new book on radio. He also talks about his daily life as a neurosurgeon.

ABC Television Show

Dr Q talks about an incident when blood splattered in his eye during surgery. This incident was televised on the ABC Network. In this podcast, Dr. Q also talks about a previous blood exposure he experienced.

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