Growing up, I always dreamt to become a Doctor, which is why I feel grateful to be able to dedicate myself to this profession. Medicine is an ever learning career, which is why I try to be the best for my patients, and my goal is to make them feel better about themselves.
Today my practice is inclined towards predictable and planned results, avoiding pain and complications, with a fast recovery.
Languages (written and spoken)
- Able to read French and Portuguese
- 2014-Present Plastic surgery advisor & First Surgical Assistant at MedTour LLC, Miami USA
- 2004-Present Private Solo-practice in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Maracaibo-Venezuela
- 2001-2003 Private Solo-practice in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Guadalajara, Mexico
- Medical Surgeon from Medical School.
- General & Laparoscopic Surgeon from General Surgery Residency.
- Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon from Plastic Surgery Residence. (Include Hand Surgery)
- 1982-1990 Medical School – La Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela.
- 1990-1992 Internship – Hospital Adolfo Pons, Venezuela. (Internal Medicine, General Surgery, Obstetrics /Gynecology, Pediatrics)
- 1993-1998 General and Laparoscopic Surgery – Universidad del Zulia, Venezuela.
- 1998-2001 Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery – Instituto Jaliscience Cirugía Reconstructiva, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico. Professor Jose Guerrero Santos
- 1998-2001 Hand Reconstractive Surgery – Instituto Jaliscience de Cirugía Reconstructiva, Universidad de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico. Professor Jose Guerrero Santos
- 1999 Fellowship in Dermatologic Surgery – Dermatological Institute of Jalisco, Guadalajara, Mexico, Professor Dr. José Barba Rubio
- 2000 Fellowship in Hair transplantation. Houston Memorial Hospital, Houston, Texas. Professor, Doctor Alfonzo Barrera
- 2002 Fellowship in Management of Erbium YAG Laser. Centre Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery Monterrey, Mexico. Professor, Dr. Hector Silva Leal.
- 2010 Fellowship in Microsurgery for Breast Reconstruction and Cancer Posterior Mandibular, Instituto dei Tumori di Milano, Milan, Italy. Professor Dr. Maurizio Nava
- 2010 Microsurgery – DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction. Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden. Dr. Rafael Acosta.
- 2010 Evolution DIEP Flap for Breast Reconstruction. Clinica Planas, Barcelona, Spain. Dr. Jaime Masia
- 2010 Laser Applications in Plastic Surgery. Clinica Planas, Barcelona, Spain. Dr. Rafael Serena
- 2010 New Techniques for Hair Transplant. Clinica Planas, Barcelona, Spain. Dr. Daniel Lorens
- 2015 Mediterranean Congress of FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) Istanbul, Turkey
- 2000-2003 Honorary Professor, Department of General Surgery, Autonomous University of Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico.
- Member Mexican Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic.
- Member Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery of Jalisco. Mexico
- Member Venezuelan Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic
- 2003-Present Licencia No 3869026 in Mexico. Status: Active
- 2006-Present Licencia No 7.794 in Venezuela. Status: Active
- 2010-Present Licencia No 0748692 in Spain. Status: Active
- 2014-Present First Surgical Assistant USA No 14-145
- Co-Author General Surgery for Students of Medicine and General Physician For Dr. Luis Martín Abreu and Dr. Jorge Pérez Vela.. Online Link of the Book: CIRUGIA-PARA-EL-ESTUDIANTE-Y-EL-MEDICO-GENERAL-Abreu
Hair Restoration Surgery Basic training with Dr. Alfonzo Barrera in Houston STRIP from 1997 to 2011, 137 cases (2,000 grafts per session) FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) registered 508 cases and have virtually ruled out the technique of the strip as surgical option.
More than 4,000 cases performed of Breast Surgery includes:
- Breast Augmentation
- Breast Augmentation with Pexia
- Breast Reduction
- Breast Asymmetry
- Subcutaneous Mastectomy over Breast Implants.
- Breast Reconstruction (DIEP)
Soft Tissue Facial Reconstruction
- 48 Cases of local flaps
- Pathologies varied from hemangiomas, skin neoplasms, deformities Parry Romberg Syndrome biopolymers 5 cases, handled with fat transfer.
- Laser therapy, Laser Diode more than 2,000 outpatient cases.
Numerous cases made of body contouring procedures simple and combined with other surgeries approximately over 3000 cases.
Rejuvenation Facial Surgery
Full Face & Neck Lift, Fat transfer, blepharoplasty Facial peeling. I combined all these processes I’ve recorded in the past 5 years about 15 cases per year.
- Traditional Liposuction
- Laser Liposuction
- Liposuction with MicroAIR
- Vaser liposuction
- High Def Lipo
- Fat Transfer
Traditional Aesthetic rhinoplasty, septoplasty, rhinoplasty reconstruction and Ethnic Rhinoplasty 100 cases a year. Where my greatest degree of expertise is in the costal graft ethnic Rhinoplasty in Asian and African patients.
Other Facial Procedures
- Malar implants
- Chin implants
- Mandibular implants Angulo
- Facial feminization
No Facial Surgical Procedures