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Hospital de Simon Bolivar

Good week this week.  Spent Wednesday in the operating room at Simon Bolivar with my professor for an altitude-related condition.  As soon as I finish writing up the case I will post it at the sister site.

Then – yesterday – at Cardioinfantil with Dr. Garzon and Dr. Tellez .  They are preparing to start a new lung transplant program – one of just a few at elevated altitude.

Dr. Tellez, Director of Thoracic Surgery at Cardioinfantil

(Hopefully, I can interview Dr. Tellez more about the program in the future..)

Getting ready to take a trip to talk to some more surgeons about thoracic surgery soon.


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