Patients' Choice Award (2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2016)
On-Time Doctor Award (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2009, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)
Top 10 Doctor - State (2014)
Compassionate Doctor Award - 5 Year Honoree (2016)
specialties & expertise
Dr. Mario Alcantara has the following 10 areas of expertise, 2 specialties and 2 board certifications.
Colorectal surgeons are doctors who perform surgery in order to correct problems with the anus, rectum or colon. These physicians perform colonoscopies, and other diagnostic procedures, in order to identify any issues that require surgical intervention. They then determine what type of surgical procedure would be best. The specialists also care for these patients post-operation to ensure proper healing and recovery.
A surgical specialist is a physician who has additional training in a specific area of surgery.
The American Board of Medical Specialties acknowledges the following surgical specialties: general surgery, thoracic and cardiac surgery, colon and rectal surgery, obstetrics and gynecological surgery, neurological surgery, ophthalmic surgery, oral and maxillofacial surgery, orthopedic surgery, otolaryngological surgery, pediatric surgery, plastic surgery, urological surgery, and vascular surgery.
Some procedures are performed by more than one type of specialist. Also, some surgeons may choose to specialize in specific procedures within their specialty area. For example, a plastic and maxillofacial surgeon may specialize in performing rhinoplasty procedures.
Universidad Autonoma De Guadalajara graduated in 2001
Summa Health System
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