General Surgery and Digestive Health Specialist
Expertise: General and Gastrointestinal surgery – Endoscopic surgery – Laparoscopic surgery – Weight-loss or bariatric surgery
Languages: Spanish – English
Treatments: Bariatric Surgery
Dr. Ramirez is currently Head of General and Gastrointestinal Surgery at Hospital San Roque Maspalomas. He graduated in Medicine and Surgery from Universidad de la Laguna (Tenerife) in 1974. He then specialised in General and Gastrointestinal Surgery at Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona (UAB, 1980) and subsequently Digestive System and Bariatric Surgery (UAB, 1982). He has spent most of his career carrying out endoscopic and bariatric surgery, initially at Hospital Nuestra Sra. del Pino in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and subsequently at Hospital Universitario Dr. Negrín (Gran Canaria) where he also held the post of Medical Director of the hospital and later Head of General and Gastronintestinal Surgery.