Francisco Giraldo Ansio M. D.

Francisco Giraldo Ansio M. D.
Born in 1963
Nationality: Spanish
Languages: Spanish

Plastic Surgery,Aesthetic Medicine and Surgery


Medical Doctor

Clinical focus

Endoscopy in plastic surgery.
Facial and body rejuvenation.

Medical School

Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Córdoba, Córdoba, 1986

Initial training

Medical Specialty Training, Plastic Surgery, Hospital Carlos Haya, Málaga, 1988, 1992


Ph. D. in Medicine, University of Málaga, Málaga, 1994


Head of Department
Plastic Surgery
Xanit International Hospital
Benalmádena (Málaga)

Founding Member
Gender Identity Disorders Unit (UTIG)

Reviewer of medical journals articles
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Journal; Revista IberoLatinoamericana
USA; Madrid

  • Giraldo F, Cagigal L, De Haro F, González C. T Central wedge nymphectomy with a 90-degree Z-plasty for aesthetic reduction of the labia minora (Letter, Reply). Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. 2005; 115: 2145.
  • Giraldo F. Reconstrucción tras cirugía oncológica de complejos y extensos defectos mediofaciales con colgajos libres. Cirugía Plástica Iberolatinomericana. 2000; 26: 336-338.
  • Giraldo F, González C, Soriguer F, Ruíz de Adana S, Esteva I, et al. Genitoplastia feminizante en un transexual hombre-a-mujer y reconstrucción neovaginal completa mediante colgajos de pedículo neurovascular perineal superficial. Cirugía Plástica Ibero-Latinoamericana. 1998; 24:267-276.
  • Giraldo F. Vulvoperineal Fasciocutaneous Flap for Vaginal Reconstruction. In B. Strauch, L.O. Vasconez, and E.J. Hall-Findlay. 2nd Ed. Grabb´s Encyclopedia of Flaps. Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven, 1998; 1461-65.
  • Giraldo F, Gaspar D, Gonzalez C, Bengoechea M, Ferrón M. Treatment of vaginal agenesis with vulvoperineal fasciocutaneous flaps. Plast Reconstr Surg. 1994 Jan;93(1):131-8; discussion 139-40. Cited in PubMed; PMID 8278468.

Assistant Physician in Plastic Surgery at Hospital Carlos Haya (Málaga, 1993-2008), Hospital Carlos Haya, Málaga, 1993-2008

Teaching Tutor of Plastic Surgery at Hospital Carlos Haya (Málaga, 1993-1997), Hospital Carlos Haya, Málaga, 1993-1997

Principal investigator of the project: Anatomical study of the male perineal region and clincal-surgical applications in the design of a technique of vaginoplasty in gender dysphoria syndrome., Carlos III Health Institute, Madrid, -1998


Health Research Fund of Social Security (FIS)

Principal investigator of the project: Recognition of the Research and Technological Development Group. Funded by: Ministry of Education and Science of the Junta de Andalucía., Malaga Group of Vaginoplasty and Perineal Anatomy, Málaga, -1999

Main Awards
  • First Regional Award of Resident Doctors. V Meeting of the Andalusian Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery. Scientific Communication: "Study of the dorsalis pedis vascular system in 20 specimens: microsurgical applications in plastic surgery."
Main Memberships
  • European Society for Male Genital Surgery (ESMGS); A.S.P.S. (American Society of Plastic Surgery).
  • Gender Identity Disorders Unit (UTIG), as specialist in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Spanish Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery (SECPRE).
  • Dr. Francisco Giraldo Ansio CV
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Medical centres


Vithas Xanit International Hospital Avenida de los Argonautas, s/n Benalmádena