Javier Ruiz Aburto, MD

Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
Education
  • University of Mexico - 1965
  • Rotating Externship, Presbyterian Medical Center, Denver, CO (1964)
  • Straight Surgical Internship, Baylor College of Medicine , Houston, Texas (1967-1968)
  • General Surgery Residency, University of Michigan, St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Ann Arbor, MI (1968-1972)
  • Cardiothoracic Residency, Texas Heart Institute Houston, TX (1972-1974)
Research and Teaching Appointment
  • Assistant Professor of Surgery, Ponce School of Medicine 1996
  • Chief Thoracic and Cardiovascular Section
Course Offered

Third year clerkship

  • Seminar - Peripheral Vascular Diseases
  • Acquired heart disease, valvular lesions and chest pain
Members of professional Societies
  • American Medical Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American College of Sports Medicine
  • Denton Cooley Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Society for Neurovascular Surgery
  • American College of Chest Physicians
  • U.S. Section of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery
  • International Society for Endovascular Surgery
Other
  • American Board of Surgery Certification for Laparoscopic Saphanous Vein Harverting