Juan Arocena García-Tapia M. D.

Juan Arocena García-Tapia M. D.
Born in 1972
Nationality: Spanish
Languages: English, Spanish



Medical Doctor

Clinical focus

Cancer surgery (prostate, kidney, bladder, etc.).
Urinary incontinence.
Prostatic Green Laser technique.

Medical School

Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Navarre, Navarra, 1996

Initial training

Medical Specialty Training, Urology, University Clinic of Navarre, Navarra, 1997, 2002


PhD in Medicine, University of Navarre, Navarre, 2003


Head of Urology Unit
Xanit International Hospital
Benalmádena (Málaga)

Medical Practitionner, University Hospital Donostia, Donostia - San Sebastián, -2002

Interim Medical Area Specialist , Merida Hospital, Merida (Badajoz), 2002-2007

Visiting Doctor, Jackson Memorial Hospital; Cedars Medical Center, Miami, USA, -2001

Assistant Professor, Practical Tutorials of General & Surgical Pathology in Urology, University of Navarre, Navarre, 1997-2002

Main Awards
  • Award for the best Doctoral Thesis, awarded by the Uro-Oncology Group of the Spanish Association of Urology for the best doctoral thesis of uro-oncological issue.
  • ACTAS UROLÓGICAS ESPAÑOLAS Award for the Best Annual Publication: "Genomic sequencing analysis of the oncogene p53 in bladder carcinoma." (22 (7) :552-556, 1998).
Main Certifications
  • Scholarship from the University of Miami - Scholarship for Spanish residents to the best resumes. Attendance at the University of Miami (Department of Urology).
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Medical teams

Medical centres


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