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meet Dr. Miguel Alejandro Mesa Guzmán

Thoracic Surgery Specialist

training andProfessional Career

Graduate in Medicine - School of Medicine at the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Carabobo, Venezuela, 2004.

Thoracic Surgery Specialist - Hospital Germans Trias i Pujol and Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebrón in Barcelona.

Training Fellow - Institut Mutualiste Montsouris (IMM) in Paris (France) in the Thoracic Surgery Department (Dr Gossot) during May and July 2009. Advanced video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery techniques.

Collaboration - Lung Transplant Programme at the Hospital Universitari Vall d´Hebrón, Barcelona, December 2008-May 2012.

Attending Physician - Thoracic Surgery Service at the Hospital Universitario Sagrat Cor, Barcelona, September-October 2012.

Clinical Fellow - Thoracic Surgery Service at Nottingham City Hospital NHS Trust, Nottingham, United Kingdom, February- August 2013.

Clinical Fellow - Thoracic Surgery Service at the Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospital NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom, August 2013- February 2015.

Quality in the postoperative management of the thoracic patient. 

  • Lung Cancer
  • Minimally-Invasive Thoracic Surgery
  • Mediastinal Tumours
  • Lung Metastasis Surgery
  • Pectus Excavatum (Funnel Chest)
  • Treatment for facial flushing and excessive hand and underarm sweating

ACTIVITY

As an educator

Adjunct Professor in the speciality resident (MIR) programme in the Faculty of Medicine at the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) in the Thoracic Surgery Service at the Hospital Germans trias i Pujol.

Professor in the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Navarra.

As a researcher

He has given over 30 lectures/presentations at national and international conferences.

He has collaborated on chapters in 2 books. 

  • Member of the European Society of Thoracic Surgery (ESTS)
  • Member of the Spanish Society of Thoracic Surgery (SECT)
  • Member of the Ibero-American Society of Thoracic Surgery
  • Member of the Spanish Society of Pulmonology and Thoracic Surgery (SEPAR)

European Board of Thoracic Surgery. Granted by the Union Européenne des Medecins Spécialistes. Copenhagen, Denmark, June 2014.

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