Professional

Santiago Mera Velasco M. D.

Santiago Mera Velasco M. D.
Born in 1968
Nationality: Spanish
Languages: English, Spanish
Specialities

General Surgery

Profession

Medical Doctor

Clinical focus

- Laparoscopic Surgery (Gallbladder; Hiatal Hernia; Spleen; Colorectal Laparoscopy; Obesity; Adrenal Gland).

- Obesity Surgery.

- Coloproctology (Colon, Rectum and Anus; Haemorrhoids; Fistula; Fissures, etc.).

- Abdominal Wall Surgery (Hernias, Eventration).

- Oncological Surgery (Cancer of Digestive Organs: Liver, Pancreas, Oesophagus, Stomach, etc.; Colorectal Cancer).

- Endocrine Surgery (Thyroid and Parathyroid Glands). 

Medical School

Degree in Medicine and Surgery, University of Cádiz, Cádiz, 1993



Phd

Ph. D. in Medicine and Surgery, University of Málaga, Málaga, 2003



Position

Head of Unit
Coloproctology Unit
Hospital Regional Carlos Haya
Málaga

Medical Expert
General and Digestive Surgery
Hospital Parque San Antonio - Vithas
Málaga

Associate Professor
Surgery
University of Málaga
Málaga



Master in Coloproctology, University of Zaragoza, Zaragoza, -

Medical Expert, Hospital Regional Carlos Haya, Málaga, 2000-

Sections

General, Digestive and Transplant Surgery Service

Stays at foreign Institutions, St. Mark's Hospital, London, -

Tutor of Resident Physicians , Hospital Regional Carlos Haya, Málaga, -

Sections

General and Digestive Surgery

Collaboration with other surgical services, Hospital Regional Carlos Haya, Málaga, -

Sections

Gynaecology (Endometriosis and Gynaecological Cancer), Plastic Surgery (Gender Reassignment)

Main Awards
  • Award to the best Thesis
Main Certifications
  • Responsible for the DaVinci Program of Robotic Surgery for the treatment of the Colorectal Cancer
  • European Boardo of Coloproctology
  • Expert Qualification (Level 4) of the Andalusian Quality Agency
Main Memberships
  • European Society of Coloproctology
  • Spanish Society of Coloproctology
  • Spanish Society of Surgeons
  • Specialities
  • Conditions
  • Procedures
  • Medical teams
  • Medical centres

Specialities

Medical centres

Hospitals

Vithas Parque San Antonio Hospital Avda del Pintor Joaquín Sorolla, 2 Málaga