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Remigio Vela-Navarrete Edit Profile

Surgeon

Remigio Vela-Navarrete, Spanish surgeon. Achievements include first to Started kidney transplant program in Spain, 1965; patentee for implantable artificial kidney procedure.

Background

Vela-Navarrete, Remigio was born on September 6, 1937 in Salvaleon, Spain.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, Madrid University, 1961. Urologist, Madrid University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University of California at Los Angeles, 1967.

Career

Chief department of urology Jimenez Diaz University Hospital, Madrid, since 1982. Professor urology University Madrid, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Achievements include first to Started kidney transplant program in Spain, 1965. Patentee for implantable artificial kidney procedure.

Connections

Married Jacqueline Marionnet, August 28, 1969. Children: Hugo, Alvaro, Nathalie.

spouse:
Jacqueline Marionnet

child:
Hugo Vela-Navarrete

child:
Alvaro Vela-Navarrete

child:
Nathalie Vela-Navarrete