Elina Quiroga is a board-certified surgeon at the Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Clinic at Harborview Medical Center. She is also a University of Washington assistant professor of Surgery. Dr. Quiroga believes in creating active partnerships with her patients to achieve the best possible outcomes. Her scope of care includes management of peripheral vascular disease, aortic aneurysms, vascular trauma and dialysis access, and using open and endovascular techniques. Dr. Quiroga earned her M.D. from Universidad de Buenos Aires in Argentina. She is board-certified in general surgery and vascular surgery, and is a fellow of the American College of Surgery. Her clinical interests include general vascular surgery, aortic surgery, vascular trauma, peripheral vascular disease and dialysis access. Her research interests include improving surgical education worldwide, especially on methods and conditions relevant to low and middle-income countries and women’s participation in surgery.