Miguel Montero, M.D.

Associate Professor of Surgery
Baylor College of Medicine

Miguel Montero, M.D. Photo

Positions

Associate Professor of Surgery
Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
Baylor College of Medicine
Houston, TX US

Associate Clinical Chief, Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy
Baylor St. Luke's Medical Center

Address

Vascular Surgery (Clinic)
Baylor Medicine at McNair Campus
7200 Cambridge Street
Suite 6E
Houston, Texas 77030
United States
(713) 798-5700
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Certification

  • American Board of Vascular Surgery

Education

  • Clinical Fellowship at University of Arizona
    Tucson

    Vascular Surgery Integrated Residency

  • Clinical Fellowship at Heart Center of Leipzig
    Leipzig

    Endovascular Surgery

  • Residency at San Juan de Dios Hospital
    Costa Rica

    Vascular Surgery

  • MD from University of Costa Rica
    Costa Rica

Gender

  • Male

Professional Statement

Miguel Montero-Baker, M.D. is an associate professor in the Division of Vascular Surgery and Endovascular Therapy in Houston, Texas specializing in Diabetic Foot Amputation Prevention and Limb Salvage. Dr. Montero-Baker graduated with honors both from medical school and his residency in Vascular Surgery at the University of Costa Rica. After his residency training, he was awarded a DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) scholarship to further pursue his interest in interventional therapies in Leipzig, Germany and completed a peripheral vascular ultrasound fellowship, as well as an advanced peripheral endovascular interventions fellowship. Driven by his passion for research and development of new diagnostic techniques for ischemic limbs, Dr. Montero-Baker completed an Integrated Vascular Surgery Residency at the University of Arizona and went on to join the faculty as an assistant professor. Dr. Montero-Baker is author of numerous journal publications, has co-authored several textbook chapters and is a well-recognized opinion leader for the Latin American medical community. Dr. Montero-Baker's main clinical interests are critical limb ischemia, implantable micro-technology and endovascular carotid disease management. He is an active member of the Society for Vascular Surgery, the International Society for Vascular Surgery, the International Society of Endovascular Surgeons, Endovascular Surgeons of Latin America and the Latin America Society of Vascular Surgeons.

Professional Achievements

  • 2020 Top Doctor: Vascular Surgery
    Houstonia Magazine

Professional Interests

  • Limb Salvage / Diabetic Foot Amputation Prevention

  • Endovascular and open aortic interventions

  • Arteriovenous access (AV fístulas and grafts)

  • Deep vein thrombosis

  • Pulmonary embolism endovascular interventions

  • May-Thurner endovascular interventions

  • Endovascular and open mesenteric/visceral interventions

  • Endovascular and open carotid interventions

  • Endovascular and open renal interventions

Professional Specialties

  • Vascular surgery

  • Endovascular Therapy

  • Limb salvage