Joaquin-Camara, MD

Joaquin Q. Camara, MD

Director of Neurosurgery, Newport Hospital

Joaquín Q. Cámara-Quintana, MD, is a neurosurgeon with the Norman Prince Neurosciences Institute and director of neurosurgery at Newport Hospital. He earned his medical degree at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, with a concentration in the molecular basis of medicine, and completed a neurosurgery residency at Yale New Haven Hospital.

Dr. Cámara-Quintana was awarded a Howard Hughes Medical Institute research training fellowship in the Scott Lab at the Stanford medical school’s department of genetics and developmental biology. He is an active researcher, with work published in numerous peer-reviewed journals, and is a co-contributor of book chapters.

Dr. Cámara-Quintana was founder and president of Lambda Epsilon Mu Honor Society, a Latino premedical honor society, and a member of Alpha Epsilon Delta as an undergraduate at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore. He is also a native Spanish speaker with experience treating Spanish speaking patients for spinal disorders. 



Lifespan Physician Group Neurosurgery, Rhode Island Hospital
Ambulatory Patient Center (APC Building) (directions)
110 Lockwood St., 6th Floor
Providence, RI 02903

Norman Prince Spine Institute, Newport
Newport Hospital (directions)
20 Powel Avenue, Borden Carey Building, Suite 130
Newport, RI 02840