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Luis Alfonso Santamaria Betancourt
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Luis Alfonso Santamaria Betancourt

Pediatric Surgery
Patient Demographics: Babies, Children

"My desire and dedication always projected to the best possible care towards my patients and their optimal resolution of the disease"

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Procedures (68)

Consultation
Abscess debridement and drainage
Anal abscess drainage
Anal fistula surgery
Anoscopy with biopsy
Benign cutaneous tumor removal (epidermic cyst, nevus, lipoma, angioma)
Burn treatment
Catheter placement by venesection.
Chest aspiration drainage (pneumothorax, hemothorax, pleural effusion, etc. )
Cholecystectomy
Circumcision
Colostomy
Congenital cervicofacil fistula cyst surgery
Cryptorchidism Surgery
Diagnostic laparoscopy
Ectopic abdominal testicle surgery
Epigastric hernia surgery
Exploratory laparsocopy
Frenulectomy
Gallbladder surgery
Gastrectomy
Gastroesophageal reflux laparoscopic surgery
gluteal abscess drainage
Hisrchsprüng disease (congenital megacolon).
Hydrocele with hernia surgery
Ingrown toenail surgery
Inguinal hernia repair
Intestinal Atresia Surgery
Intestinal hernia resection surgery
Jejunostomy
Laparoscopic abdominal exploration
Laparoscopic surgery for ovarian cysts
Laparoscopic surgery for persistent urachus
Laparotomic cholecystectomy
Lymph node biopsy
Meckel's diverticulum surgery
Molluscum contagiosum (MC), acrochordon, or ruby point removal
Mucus biopsy
nail hematoma drainage
Open appendix surgery
Ovariectomy
Papilloma electrocoagulation (EC)
Paracentesis
Perineorrhaphy
PICC Catheter placement type
Polymastia surgery
Polythelia surgery
Postoperative surgery laparoscopically flanges
Pyloroplasty
Rectosigmoidoscopy
Rectovaginal fistula surgery
Segmental colectomy
Small sized wound suture
Spermatic cord torsion surgery
Splenectomy
Strangulated eventration hernia surgery
Subcutaneous biopsy
Subcutaneous foreign growth removal
Testes nonpalpable scanning laparoscopic
Thoracocentesis
Thumbnail central catheter with reservoir (for cancer treatment).
Thumbnail Hickmann- Boviac type central catheter
Thyroglossal duct cyst and fistula surgery
Total colectomy
Tracheostomy
Umbilical hernia surgery
Urethral dilatation
Vulva benign tumor removal
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Medical conditions (13)

Abdominal pain
Appendicitis
Cancer in infants
Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
Inguinal hernia
Masses in the neck (enlarged lymph nodes, cysts or tumors)
Molluscum contagiosum
Phimosis
Pleural tap
Retractable testicle
Supernumerary surgery
Umbilical hernia
Undescended testicles
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General Info

About me

Vocation and dedication to my patients for more than 30 years have kept me optimistic and happy to know what I do for the sake of my patients.

Languages

English, Español

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED3595 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Positions
  • Assistant: Pediatric Surgery - Hospital San Vicente de Paul, Heredia