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researcher , Surgeon

Fernando Manuel Docobo Durantez, Spanish surgeon, researcher. Achievements include first to develop new treatment in complicated peptic ulcer; first to develop ambulatory surgical unit in Spanish public service; research in animal models in colo-rectal carcinogenesis; research in new techniques insurgical treatment of gastroesofageal reflux disease; design of new models in surgical training. Scholar, American College of Surgeons, 1992.

Background

Durantez, Fernando Manuel Docobo was born on June 15, 1949 in La Coruña, Spain. Son of Manuel Docobo Fernandez and Purificacion Durantez Vazquez.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Santiago, Spain, 1972. Doctor of Philosophy, University Santiago, Spain, 1985.

Career

Surgical resident University Hospital Virgen del Rocio, Sevilla, Spain, 1973—1977, staff surgeon, 1978—1996, director ambulatory surgery unit, since 1997. Associate professor surgery University Sevilla, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to develop new treatment in complicated peptic ulcer. First to develop ambulatory surgical unit in Spanish public service. Research in animal models in colo-rectal carcinogenesis.

    Research in new techniques insurgical treatment of gastroesofageal reflux disease. Design of new models in surgical training.

Membership

Fellow: American College of Surgeons (associate). Member: Spanish Society Surgery (board regents since 2003), Spanish Society Digestive Diseases 1996—2002, Spanish Society Ambulatory Surgery (vice president since 2005), International Surgery Society (associate), Asociacion Española de Cirujanos (associate. National coordinator section abdominal wall, National Coordinator Section Abdominal Wall 2003).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, sports.

Connections

Married Maria Del Carmen Perez Ves, September 28, 1974. Children: Maria Docobo Perez, Fernando Docobo Perez, Carmen Docobo Perez.

father:
Manuel Docobo Fernandez

mother:
Purificacion Durantez Vazquez

spouse:
Maria Del Carmen Perez Ves

child:
Maria Docobo Perez Durantez

child:
Fernando Docobo Perez Durantez

child:
Carmen Docobo Perez Durantez