Guide to Surgery in Latin America

the Hidden Gem series

In the operating room with Dr. Cuauhtemoc Vasquez, Cardiac Surgeon


In the OR with Dr. Cuauhtemoc Vasquez – Mexicali’s only cardiac surgeon (and a darn nice guy).. Frankly, Dr. Vasquez – you rock!

April 28, 2012 · Leave a comment

Cartagena update: Dr. Cristian Barbosa, cardiac surgeon


Checking in with an old friend – and one of our first interviews as Cartagena Surgery

April 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Guia Cirugia


Guide to medical tourism and Guia Cirugia

April 26, 2012 · 3 Comments

Crime and Violence in Mexicali, Mexico


Funny, it doesn’t feel like the wild west – but Cartagena Surgery investigates further into the rumors, reputation and realities of crime, and violence in a Mexican border town.

April 26, 2012 · 2 Comments

Hidden Gem returns to Bogota: calling all surgeons!


Cartagena Surgery and Hidden Gem returns to Bogota – and is interested in interviewing more surgeons..

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Bariatric surgery and non-alcoholic fatty liver disease


talking about an evil gremlin named Ghrelin, and the role of bariatric surgery in the treatment of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease.

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Move over Colombia, move over Mexico – make room for Argentina and paco


Forget about the Medellin cartels and Sinaloa gangs, the Buenos Aires boys are the newest players on the narcotrafficking scene.

April 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

The daVinci and Thoracic Surgery


RATS (that’s robot-assisted thoracic surgery) comes to Bogota with Dr. Ricardo Buitrago.

April 22, 2012 · Leave a comment

Great day in thoracic surgery and oops!


More photos from the operating room, and of some of the great people I am meeting here in Mexicali.

April 21, 2012 · 2 Comments

The staff at Mexicali General


Today, I am introducing some of the great people I see every day at Mexicali General.

April 20, 2012 · 7 Comments

We knew it would happen…


It all begins again – the frantic racing around the city, and late night writing..

April 19, 2012 · 1 Comment

US – Colombia Free Trade Agreement to be implemented in May


The new free trade agreement between Colombia and the USA brings the countries closer together..

April 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

Summit of the Americas


News from the Summit of the Americas as American staff consort with prostitutes..

April 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Pros & Cons of Bariatric Surgery


Dr. Anne Peters at Medscape.com talks about Bariatric surgery. Thomas & Morritt Taub review life after bariatric surgery

April 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Enter your email address to follow Latin American Surgery and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 595 other followers

Copyright

Protected by Copyscape Web Copyright Checker

Specialties

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 595 other followers