Jardines HC Marbella 2018

Ruiz Orellana, Rafael

Specialist in General Surgery and digestive system

Dr. Rafael Ruiz Orellana


General Surgery and Digestive System

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1985 – 1991: Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the Faculty of Medicine of Malaga.


1994-1996: Doctoral courses of the Clinical Biochemistry and Molecular Pathology program.

Work chronology

Currently a specialist in Gastroenterology at HC Marbella.


Professional activity in several Hospitals of Almería and Málaga: University Hospital of Malaga, Hospital Virgen del Mar of Almeria, Torrecárdenas Regional Hospital of Almería and Costa del Sol Hospital of Marbella. Head of the General and Digestive Surgery Service of the Hospital Quirón de Marbella from May 2006 to September 2017.


1993-1997: Specialist in General Surgery and Gastroenterology. Virgen de la Victoria University Hospital of Malaga, in the Department of General and Digestive Surgery-A.


Special professional orientation in advanced laparoscopic surgery, with extensive experience in cholecystectomy and biliary surgery, inguinal and abdominal wall hernia, splenectomy, colon and rectum resection, adrenal surgery, hiatus hernia, esophagus resection, gastric resection, pancreatic surgery , emergency surgery and obesity surgery (gastric by-pass, biliopancreatic diversion and tubular gastrectomy by laparoscopy).


Participation in multiple courses and seminars of Surgery with communication to congresses, lectures and publications.

He is a member of:

– Eventual member of the Board of Directors of the Andalusian Association of Surgeons (June 1993-June 1995).
– Member of the Spanish Association of Surgeons.
-Member of the Section of Endoscopic Surgery of the Spanish Association of Surgeons.
-Member of the Spanish Society of Obesity Surgery (SECO).

Tel.: +34 952 908 628

952908898 Oncology
951829978 Diagnosis by imaging
951829947 Gynecology
952908897 Fertility
951829947 Physiotherapy


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