Leadership Roles

  1. Chair, General Surgery, Florida


  1. Florida


  1. General Surgery


  1. Fellow - Gastrointestinal, Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Surgery Lahey Clinic
  2. Resident - General Surgery Kern Medical Center, University of California San Diego
  3. Post Doctoral Fellowship - Surgical Oncology University of California, San Diego
  4. Post Doctoral Fellowship - General Surgery Hospital de la Santa Cruz y San Pablo, Autonomous University
  5. MD University of Chile


  1. American Board of Surgery

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Surgery

Professional Highlights

  • Member, Executive Council, Americas Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association, 2010-present
  • Chair, Global Affairs Committee, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, 2009-present
  • Editorial Board, Surgical Endoscopy, 2008-present
  • Editor-in-Chief, Multimedia Atlas of Surgery, American College of Surgeons, 2007-present
  • Member, Board of Governors, Society of American Gastrointestinal Endoscopic Surgeons, 2006-present


  • Liver and pancreas surgery
  • Endocrine surgery
  • Adrenals and spleen surgery
  • Gastrointestinal and bariatric procedures
  • Minimally invasive surgery


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