Dr. Quiñones is considered a top surgeon in Atlanta. He received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science at Yale University, graduating with the highest honors, summa cum Claude. Dr. Quiñones received his MD from Harvard Medical School, also with cum Claude honors.
He completed his surgery training at the Harvard Brigham and Women’s Hospital and while there was selected for a clinical surgical oncology fellowship with the American Cancer Society. As part of this, he investigated the molecular biology of cancer as a Cancer Research Fellow at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute sorting out a portion of the tyrosine kinase signaling pathways for PDGF in K-ras mutated cells. For this research, Dr. Quiñones was published in nationally recognized journals.