Álvaro Gracía Ramis, MD
Dr. Alvaro Gracía Ramis is a surgeon within the HIMA•San Pablo network. He obtained his medical degree from Universidad Central Del Caribe in Bayamón and completed his five-year residency at the Department of Surgery of the University of Puerto Rico’s School of Medicine, Medical Sciences Campus in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
He is a member of the American College of Surgeons and the American Thyroid Association. He has a special interest in open and laparoscopic surgery, endocrine surgery and wound care.
Laparoscopic and open surgery Endocrine surgery Wound care
Resident – General Surgery Residency Program, University District Hospital, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico MD– Universidad Central del Caribe, School of Medicine, Bayamón, Puerto Rico BS – Bachelor in Natural Sciences- Interdisciplinary Studies University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico
Awards and Honors
Heart of Gold Award: 2019, 2020 The Arnold P. Gold Foundation, Gold Humanism Honor Society Recognition for contributions made to the education of medical students and humanity by which patients are treated Most Teaching Resident Award: 2019, 2020 University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus Most teaching resident in General Surgery for medical students and residents. Excellence Academic Scholarship Award, Graduates Association UCCEM: 2014-2016 Universidad Central del Caribe School of Medicine, Bayamón, Puerto Rico Competitive selection of scholarly outstanding students by UCC Graduates Association.
Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Skills (FLS) 2020 Fundamentals of Endoscopy (FES) 2020 Board qualified: 2021