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Christian Hernández Mena

Christian Hernández Mena

General SurgerySurgical Oncology

Head and neck cancerSenology
Patient Demographics: Adult, Eldery

""Compassion is one of the most beautiful faculties of the human soul." Seneca"

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  • Hospital La CatólicaGuadalupe, Goicoechea, San José, Costa Rica
    Guadalupe Goicochea in front of the courts of Justice Building Sector 3. Floor 1. Office 5.
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Procedures (31)

Consultation
¢45000.00
Benign cutaneous tumor removal (epidermic cyst, nevus, lipoma, angioma)
Chemotherapy catheter placement
¢750000.00
Diagnosis of sentinel node
Endothoracic goiter surgery
Epigastric hernia surgery
Evaluation of benign tumors
Exploratory laparsocopy
Gallbladder surgery
¢1250000.00
Inguinal hernia surgery
Laparotomic hemicolectomy
Segmental colectomy
Small sized wound suture
Splenectomy
¢2000000.00
Subcutaneous biopsy
Subcutaneous foreign growth removal
Thyroglossal duct cyst and fistula surgery
Umbilical hernia surgery
Price may vary depending on patient condition, clinic and treatment.

Medical conditions (12)

Breast cancer
Head and Neck Cancer
Mouth cancer
Thyroid cancer
Adrenal tumor
Colon cancer
Colorectal cancer
Gallstones
Gastric cancer
Inguinal hernia
Lipoma (benign fatty tumor)
Tongue tumor removal

General Info

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Oncology Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica. January 2010
  • Specialty in General Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica. January 2008
  • MD. Universidad de Costa Rica. January 2002
Fellowships
  • Head and Neck Surgical Oncology

  • Head and Neck Cancer - Instituto Roffo. Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Senology - Universitat de Barcelona, España

Courses
  • Intraoperative monitoring of the recurrent laryngeal nerves in thyroid surgery - Medellin, Colombia

    2015

  • International Course Oncological Surgery - Asociación Argentina de Cirugía

    2012

  • Methodological approaches of Radioguided Surgery - IPEA, Spain

  • Endocrine Surgery Course on Thyroid Cancer - México D.F.

  • Course: Advanced Endoscopic Surgery

  • Workshop: Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery

  • International Course: Thyroid Cancer - Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Course: Microsurgical techniques – Hospital Italiano. Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • SLN Course - IPEM, España

  • Course: Basic Principles Craniomaxillofacial Surgery - AOCMF

  • Course: Intensive Skin Flaps in Reconstructive Surgery – La Paz Hospital, Madrid

Trainings
  • Hospital Rotation

    Reconstruction of Head and Neck Cancer - Hospital Clinic. Barcelona, España.

  • Hospital Rotation

    Thyroid and Parathyroid Surgery - Hospital del Mar. Barcelona, España

  • Hospital Rotation

    Skin Cancer Surgery - Hospital Alexander Flemilng. Buenos Aires, Argentina

  • Diploma Degree

    Surgery Head and Neck Cancer - Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED6760 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Awards
  • 2010 Graduated with Honors - Specialty Surgical Oncology - Universidad de Costa Rica
  • 2008 Graduated with Honors - General Surgery Specialty - Universidad de Costa Rica
Positions
  • Undergraduate Professor - Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
  • Oncological Surgery Postgraduate Professor - Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
  • Oncologist Surgeon - Oncology Department, Hospital Calderón Guardia

Reviews (3)

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Christian Hernández Mena
(Wed, Jan 18, 2017)

"El lugar es agradable y las personas son amables.El Doctor y su enfermera asistentes son muy amables y explican con claridad."

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(Thu, Nov 24, 2016)

"Excelente medico y ser humano, sumamente accesible y profecional."

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(Fri, Nov 18, 2016)

"Excelente doctor y cirujano. Excelente ser humano."

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