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Juan Martin Valdivia-Valdivia, MD, is Board Certified in Neurological Surgery. He received his Doctor of Medicine at Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia in Lima, Peru. He then finished his General Surgery Internship at the University of Illinois at Chicago; and a Neurological Surgery Residency at the University of Arizona in Tucson, with rotations at Barrow Neurological Institute and Phoenix Children's Hospital. Dr. Valdivia-Valdivia went on to complete a Complex & Reconstructive Spine Surgery Fellowship at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, where he became a faculty member as Assistant Professor. He rounded out his training with a Neurosurgical Oncology Fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia. He comes to BayCare Medical Group from his role as Neurosurgery Section Chief, Section of Neurosurgery, at the Veteran's Administration Ann Arbor Healthcare System in Michigan, and Assistant Professor at the Department of Neurosurgery at the University of Michigan. Dr. Valdivia-Valdivia's clinical interests include mainly complex and reconstructive spine surgery, namely Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery and Adult Scoliosis Surgery. Moreover, Endoscopic Skull base and Brain Tumor surgery. He has a special interest in resident and Physician education and outreach - particularly in his home country of Peru. In addition, he has an interest to develop basic science and clinical research in spine deformity surgery. Dr. Valdivia-Valdivia is fluent in Spanish, Portuguese, and French.