Norberto Gándara Adán M. D.

Norberto Gándara Adán M. D.
Born in 2012
Nationality: Spanish
Languages: Spanish

General Surgery,Digestive System


Medical Doctor

Clinical focus

Esophagectomy, Gastrectomy, Hiatal Hernia repair / Fundoplication.

Gastric Bypass, Cholecystectomy in Mirizzi's Syndrome, Cholecystoduodenal and Cholecystocolonic fistulas.

Choledocholithotomy, Choledochoduodenal Bypass.

Distal Pancreatectoma, Splenectomy, Liver Resections in previous segments.

Right, left and transverse Hemicolectomy.

Low anterior Resection of the rectum.

Coloanal anastomosis.

Abdominal-perineal amputation.

Subtotal Colectomy.

Panprotocolectomy / Ileo-anal Pouch.

Medical School

Medical and Surgery Degree (Zaragoza); Medical expert in General Surgery and Digestive system (Madrid); Ph. D. in Medicine (Madrid), Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, 1981

Initial training

Resident physician in General Surgery & Digestive System at Hospital 12 de Octubre (Madrid, 1986), Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid, 1986


Ph. D. in Medicine by Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, 1999


Head of General Surgery and Digestive System Service at Xanit International Hospital
Xanit International Hospital
Benalmádena (Málaga)

Medical expert in General Surgery in care areas at Hospital San Pedro de Alcántara (Cáceres, 1987), Hospital San Pedro de Alcántara, Cáceres, -1987

Acting Head of the General Surgery Service, by appointment of the Medical Management, at Hospital San Pedro de Alcántara (Cáceres, 1991), Hospital San Pedro de Alcántara, Cáceres, -1991

Medical Assistant at Hospital Costa del Sol (Marbella, 1993 - 1996), Hospital Costa del Sol, Marbella (Málaga), 1993-1996

Head of the Integrated Surgery Area at Hospital Costa del Sol (Marbella, since 1996), Hospital Costa del Sol, Marbella (Málaga), 1996-

Main Awards
  • Award for best film entitled "Treatment of colon-splenic angle carcinoma through Extended Resection". Spanish Association of Surgeons. (Elche, November 1985)
  • Hollister Award for the best communication in coloproctology entitled "Instrumental Anastomosis in Rectal Surgery. Study of 96 patients." (Santander , June 1985)
  • Award of the City of Valencia for the communication "Liver Resections. Analysis of our experience about 77 cases", in the framework of the XII Gastroenterology Spanish-French days. (Valencia , November 1983 )
Main Memberships
  • Founding member of the Society for Surgery of Extremadura.
  • Member of the International College of Surgeons
  • Member of the Spanish Association of Surgeons, the Andalusian Association of Surgeons, the Spanish Society of Digestive Pathology and the Spanish Association for the Study of the Liver.
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Medical centres


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