Dr. José Carlos Cortés Sandoval, is a renowned Truamatologist and Orthopedist with more than 30 years of experience. He is an expert in: Shoulder and Elbow Reconstruction Surgery, Shoulder Arthroscopy, Shoulder Dislocation and Shoulder Prosthesis, just to mention a few.
He is a Surgeon graduated from the Autonomous University of Guadalajara (UAG) and made the residency post-graduate specialty of Traumatology and Orthopedics at the National Medical Center of the West of the Mexican Institute of Social Security cycle 1986 - 1990. He has done a Fellowship in Arthroscopic Surgery of Shoulder and Elbow in the ASEPEYO Hospital in Madrid, Spain in 1992. In the University of Guadalajara he obtained the degree of Master of Science with orientation Sports Medicine cycle 1995 - 1997.
He is the General Director and founder of the Shoulder and Elbow Surgery Institute since 2008, as well as having belonged to the medical team of the Mexican Social Security Institute from 1989 until his retirement in 2014.
He has been a tenured professor of the Shoulder Reconstruction course from 2000 to date and belongs to the team of teachers of the National Academy of Medical Education since his entry in 2014.
It has important certifications by the Mexican Orthopedic Association since 1990 and re-certifications the last in 2012 and is an active member of the Mexican College of Traumatology and Orthopedics . Dr. Cortés is also a member of the Latin American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons since 2011 and the Mexican Society of Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons AC since its founding in 2009.
In 2015, he joined the Bioethics Committee of the Medical Center of the West of the Mexican Institute of Social Security in Guadalajara Jalisco.
Dr. Cortés has performed more than 6000 ultrasounds and more than 2000 ultrasound-guided procedures in the musculoskeletal area since 2000.
Thanks to this Dr. Cortés Sandoval is recognized as one of the best specialists in Traumatology and Orthopedics in Guadalajara, Mexico.
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