Specialist in General Surgery
1993: Specialist in General Surgery, Universidad de Costa Rica
1988: Basic Laparoscopy, Universidad Nacional, sponsored by the University of Miami
1993-1997: Advanced Laparoscopy, University of Texas, among others.
2003: Training in Gastric Band, with teachers from the University of Monterrey, Mexico and Cleveland Clinic, Florida
2004: Gastric Bypass Surgery, 9 de Julio Hospital, Sao Camilo Hospital, Sao Paulo, Brazil
2005: Training in Multidisciplinary Bariatric Surgery, Piracicaba, Brazil 2007: Training in Sleeve Gastrectomy, Presbyterian Hospital, New York
Active member duly incorporated to the College of Doctors and Surgeons of Costa Rica.
Association of Doctors and Anesthesiologists of Costa Rica (AMACR).
American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA).
Social Service, physician and director of the Mobile Unit of the Health Center, San Vito de Coto Brus
Resident physician in general surgery, Mexico Hospital, and San Juan de Dios Hospital
Assistant Specialist in general surgery, Mexico Hospital and San Juan de Dios Hospital
National Director of the surgical post-graduate program, Universidad de Costa Rica
Coordinator and promoter of the Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery Program and Bariatric Surgery, Mexico Hospital
General and laparoscopic surgeon, Clínica Bíblica Hospital
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