Betina Nishishinya



Dr. Nishishinya is a member of INSTITUO CUGAT who takes care of patients suffering from pain with rheumatic characteristics, back pain, and common conditions affecting athletes.

Dr. Nishishinya has education and training background in the following fields: Rheumatology from the University of Buenos Aires (3 years) and Hospital de Clinicas de Buenos Aires; Physical Education and Sports Medicine via a 3-year residency at the Escuela de Medicina de Educación Física y el Deporte of the Universidad de Barcelona; Master´s degree in Medical Acupuncture from the Universidad de Barcelona.
Other degrees obtained: Master´s in Clinical Effectiveness (2 years); VII Interuniversity Master´s degree in Sport Traumatology (Universidad Autonoma de Barcelona-Universdiad de Barcelona, 2 years;); higher education in Acupuncture (1 year).
Collaboration In multiple research projects in Evidence-based Medicine (Systematic Reviews of Clinical Practice Guidelines) with the Iberoamerican Cochrane Center of the Sant Pau and Santa Creu Hospital. She is also an active member and collaborator of the Reumatología Basada en la Evidencia de la Sociedad Española de Reumatología (Evidence-based Rheumatology of the Spanish Rheumatology Society).
She has more than 25 publications related to her area of clinical expertise.