Dr. Maldonado Escalante is a leading Cardiovascular Surgeon with more than 30 years of experience . He is an expert in Myocardial revascularization, Mitral Valve Repair, Aortic Valve Replacement and TAV I, to name a few. He graduated as Surgeon of the Pontificia Universidad Javeriana , later he specialized in General Surgery in this same institution. He made a subspecialty in Cardiovascular Surgery within the University of São Paulo , Brazil.
He is Professor in the course of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Universidad de los Andes and was President of the Colombian Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery . He is the author of different publications and is part of different medical associations, among which are: Latin American Society of Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery , Colombian Association of Internal Medicine and the European Association for Cardiothoracic Surgery (EACTS) .
The long career of Dr. Maldonado Escalante has led him to be awarded the National Award for Best Research Work awarded in the National Congress of Anesthesia twice and the award for Best Investigació n Working at the National Congress of Pneumology.
He has held the positions of Head of the Adult Cardiovascular Surgery Service at the Fundación Cardioinfantil , as well as Head of the Section of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Santa Fe Foundation University Hospital in Bogotá , a position he still holds. Thanks to all the above, Dr. Maldonado Escalante is a renowned specialist in Cardiovascular Surgery in Bogotá, Colombia .
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