Dr. John Jairo Hernandez M.D.

Dr. John Jairo Hernandez M.D.

Director CNS & Pain Management


Dr. Hernandez joined ESTERN Medical in 2007 with extensive expertise in the clinical, academia and clinical trials research on Neuro-Surgery, Magnetic Imaging and Pain Management.

He is also currently a professor in the School of Medicine and the Director Medicine Pain Management and clinical research at the Universidad del Rosario in Bogota, Colombia, with more than 20 years of experience in this field.

Dr. Hernandez serves as senior clinical consultant and key opinion leader to Medtronic, Grünenthal AG Pharmaceuticals, Pfizer, in the field of clinical pharmacology and medical device pain management and neurology.

Dr. Hernandez is involved in clinical and research as a key opinion leader and speaker in his field of expertise in academia and the pharmaceutical and medical device industry. He has published numerous clinical journal and medical book publications in CNS, on Pain Management.

Dr. Hernandez obtained his medical degree from the Universidad del Rosario in Bogota, Colombia. He completed his internship and residency training in Neurosurgery at the Colegio Mayor de Nuestra Señora del Rosario, Bogota, Colombia, and continued his postgraduate studies in vertebral column and spinal medulla pain management in France at La Timone in Marseille. His third postgraduate training was done in Neuro-Imaging in MRI at the Instituto de Resonancia Magnética Biomagnética in Caracas, Venezuela.