Mauricio González Brenes

Mauricio González Brenes

Surgical Oncology
Patient Demographics: Adult, Elderly

"Believing in humans has been the basis of my academic and philosophical training. It is based on this humanistic formation, that I enjoy the practice of medicine and therefore specialized in Oncology. It's a way of life in wich the doctor who does not devotes himself to the patient should not be one. This is my vision and commitment to my patients."

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Procedures (40)

Axillary drainage
Benign cutaneous tumor removal (epidermic cyst, nevus, lipoma, angioma)
Bile duct evaluation
Breast cancer surgery
Chemotherapy catheter placement
Colon diverticulitis surgery
Cutaneous biopsy
Diagnosis of sentinel node
Diagnostic laparoscopy
Epigastric hernia surgery
Exploratory laparsocopy
Gallbladder surgery
Inguinal hernia repair
Laparoscopic appendectomy
Laparoscopic sigmoidectomy
Laparotomic cholecystectomy
Laparotomic hemicolectomy
Low anterior colorectal resection surgery
Lymph node biopsy
Meckel's diverticulum surgery
Mohs skin
Mucus biopsy
Open appendix surgery
Pelvic lymphadenectomy and / or aortic
Segmental colectomy
Sigmoid Resection
Small sized wound suture
Subcutaneous biopsy
Thyroglossal duct cyst and fistula surgery
Thyroid surgery
Total colectomy
Umbilical hernia surgery
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Medical conditions (20)

Breast cancer
Colon cancer
Gastric cancer
Thyroid cancer
Adrenal tumor
Colorectal cancer
Gallbladder cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Kidney cancer
Lung cancer
Mouth cancer
Oral cavity cancer
Pancreatic Cancer
Parotid cancer
Penis cancer
Salivary gland cancer
Skin cancer
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General Info

About me

Humanism was the philosophy in which I was raised by my parents, it is this vision that taught me the love for humanity and the thirst for knowledge. Studying medicine been a natural pleasure in me, as it fills with ease these concerns of my being and particularly in oncology, a branch full of spaces to fill and with much to offer to the people


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  • Specialty in Surgical Oncology. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. April 2003
  • Doctor and Surgery. Escuela Aútonoma de Ciencias Médicas (Actual UCIMED). August 1996
  • Studies in Gastric Cancer - Keio University. Tokyo, Japan

    February 2007 - April 2007


  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED4790Active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

  • Professor of General Surgery - Universidad de Iberoamérica UNIBE. San José, Costa Rica. 2006 - Present