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The magazine 'Forbes' has published its 'Best Doctors Spain', a book that includes the 165 best doctors, by specialty, who practice in Spanish public and private centers and they have stood out for different reasons over the last three years.

With this compilation, 'Forbes' seeks to detect the best medical professionals in our country while wanting to remember, in a vital moment as changing as the present, that Spain has been for several years worldwide as one of the most prepared countries in terms of the quality of its medical and care service 'Servimedia'.

For the selection of more than a hundred doctors who are collected in 'Best Doctors Spain' divided into 27 specialties, the Spanish version of the magazine has taken into account different aspects such as the review of scientific merits, recognitions and awards received.

They have also taken into account the presence in the media, the opinion of patients, the impact of doctors in relation to the name of the hospital in which they work or the occupation of relevant positions, in addition to the contributions made in the field of care, research and teaching by these medical professionals.

A varied list

Among the names collected are professionals who practice in Spanish public or private hospitals (or combining both) such as the Jiménez Díaz Foundation University Hospital, La Paz University Hospital, Niño Jesús Children's University Hospital, University Clinic of Navarra, Quirónsalud University Hospital Madrid, Virgen del Rocío University Hospital in Seville, Puerta de Hierro University Hospital, Hospital San Carlos Clinic, Rey Juan Carlos de Móstoles University Hospital, Cruces de Barakaldo University Hospital or Vall d'Hebrón University Hospital in Barcelona, ​​among others.

As to medical and / or surgical specialties all of these are covered: Allergology; Angiology and Vascular Surgery; Cardiology; Cardiovascular Surgery; General and digestive surgery; Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery; Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery; Thoracic Surgery; Dermatology; Diagnostic imaging; Endocrinology and Nutrition; Gynecology and Obstetrics; Hematology; Internal Medicine; Preventive medicine; Pneumology; Neurosurgery; Neurology; Ophthalmology; Medical Oncology; Radiation Oncology; Otorhinolaryngology; Pediatrics; Psychiatry; Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery; Pain, Anesthesiology and Resuscitation Unit; and Urology.

Selected specialists

In this way, some of the health workers that appear among the 165 that make up the guide are Dr. Pedro Manuel Gamboa Setien from the University Hospital of Cruces de Barakaldo, or Dr. Ana Perez Montero from the Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital in the specialty Allergology; in Angiology and Vascular Surgery, Dr. Mercedes Guerra Requena from the Guadalajara University Hospital and CEMTRO Clinic, or Dr. Enric Roche the Hospital Universitari General de Catalunya; in Cardiology, Dr. Javier Zueco from the Marqués de Valdecilla University Hospital in Santander, or Dr. Borja Ibáñez Head, who works at CNIC and at Fundación Jiménez Díaz; in Cardiovascular Surgery, Dr. Gonzalo Aldámiz-Echevarría del Castillo, from the Hospital Quirónsalud Albacete, or Dr. Xavier Ruyra Baliarda, from the Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital and Teknon Medical Center; in General Surgery and the Digestive System, Dr. José Miguel Esteban López-Jamar, who combines his activity at the Hospital Clínico San Carlos and the Hospital Ruber Internacional, or Dr. Salvador Morales Conde, from the Virgen del Rocío University Hospital and the Quirónsalud Sagrado Corazón University Hospital in Seville; in Maxillofacial Surgery, Dr. Juan Rey Biel, from the Rey Juan Carlos de Móstoles, Infanta Elena de Valdemoro and General de Villalba university hospitals, or Dr. Jose Luis Gutierrez, from the Virgen del Rocío University of Seville; in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Jorge Planas, from the Planas Clinic, or Dr. Pablo Benito Duque the Ramón y Cajal University Hospital in Madrid; in Thoracic Surgery, Dr. Marcelo Jimenez Lopez, from the University Assistance Complex of Salamanca, or Dr. Andrés Varela de Ugarte, who works at the Puerta de Hierro Hospital and at the Quirónsalud Hospital in Madrid; in Dermatology, Dr. Pedro Herranz, from Hospital La Paz, or Dr. Jose Maria Ricart Vayà, from the Quirónsalud Hospital in Valencia.

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In the specialty of Diagnostic Imaging there are, among others, Dr. Vicente Martinez de Vega, from the Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital, or Dr. Gloria Gómez Mardones the Niño Jesús Children's Hospital; in Endocrinology, Dr. Esteban Jódar Gimeno, from the Ruber Juan Bravo Hospital Complex, or Dr. Susana monereo from the Gregorio Marañón General University Hospital and Vithas Internacional, although it has recently joined the Ruber International Hospital to be in charge of the diagnosis and treatment of metabolic pathologies, mainly diabetes and obesity; in Gynecology and Obstetrics, Dr. Julio Alvarez Bernardi, of the Infanta Sofía Hospital in San Sebastián de los Reyes and recently appointed head of the Gynecology and Obstetrics Service of the Ruber International Hospital, and Dr. Pedro N. Barri Ragué, from the Dexeus University Hospital; in Hematology, Dr. Francesc Bosch Albareda from the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital and from Quirónsalud Barcelona, ​​and Dr. Marcos Gonzalez Diaz, from the Hospital Clínico Universitario de Salamanca; in Internal Medicine, Dr. Rafael Esteban Mur, from the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital and the Quirónsalud Barcelona Hospital, or Dr. Miquel Vilardell, from the Dexeus University Hospital; in Preventive Medicine, Dr. Manuel Sanchez, from the DeSánchez Clinic, or Dr. Rafael Manuel Ortí Lucas, from the Hospital Clínic Universitari de València; in Pneumology, Dr. Adolfo Baloira Villar from the Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Pontevedra, or Dr. Javier Flandes Aldeyturriaga from the Jiménez Díaz Foundation University Hospital.

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Regarding Neurosurgery, mention is made, among others, of Dr. Santiago Gil-Robles Mathieu de Vienne, from the Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital, or Dr. Francisco Villarejo Ortega, from the Hospital La Luz in Madrid; in Neurology, Dr. Rafael Arroyo González, from the Ruber Juan Bravo Hospital Complex and from Quirónsalud Madrid University, or Dr. Mar Mendibe Bilbao, of the University Hospital of Cruces de Barakaldo; in Ophthalmology, Dr. Luis Fernandez-Vega Sanz from the Central University Hospital of Asturias and the Fernández-Vega Ophthalmological Institute, Dr. Ignacio Jiménez-Alfaro Morote from the Jiménez Díaz Foundation, or Dr. Elena Barraquer placeholder image, from the Barraquer Ophthalmology Center; in Oncology, Dr. Jesus Garcia-Foncillas, from the Oncohealth Cancer Institute, or Dr. Josep Taberner, from the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital and Quirónsalud Barcelona Hospital; in Radiation Oncology include the doctor Felipe Calvo Manuel from the University of Navarra Clinic, and Dr. Raimon Miralbell, from the Teknon Oncological Institute and the Quirónsalud Madrid Proton therapy Center.

In Otolaryngology, Dr. Javier Gavilán from Hospital La Paz in Madrid, or Dr. Raimundo Gutierrez Fonseca, from the Rey Juan Carlos University Hospital; in Pediatrics, Dr. Hector Boix, from the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, or Dr. Jesus Argente, of the Infant Child Jesus; in the specialty of Psychiatry, Dr. Eduard Vieta, from the Hospital Clínic de Barcelona, ​​and Dr. Jose Luis Carrasco, the Hospital Clínico San Carlos and the Complejo Hospitalario Ruber Juan Bravo; in Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery, Dr. Xavier Mir Bullo, from the Dexeus University Hospital and a traumatologist from the Moto GP Medical Service, and Dr. Pedro J. Delgado from HM Hospitales; in Urology, Dr. Jose Manuel Rodriguez Luna, from the Quirónsalud Madrid University Hospital, and Dr. Eldiberto Fernandez, from the San Rafael Hospital in Madrid and the Ramón y Cajal University Hospital; and finally, the doctors David Abejón and José Luis de la Calle, Quirónsalud San José Hospital and Ramón y Cajal University Hospital, respectively, who are specialists in the Pain and Anesthesiology Unit.