ACADEMIC FORMATION AND CAREER
Dr. Leonel Álvarez Betancourt
- M.D. Autonomous University of Tamaulipas.
- Medical Specialty in Neurosurgery and Subspecialty in Spine Surgery awarded by UNAM (National Autonomous University of Mexico / Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México).
- Certified by the Mexican Society of Neurosurgery (Sociedad Mexicana de Cirugía Neurológica).
- Professor of Neurosurgery at UNAM.
- Professor of Advanced Neurosurgery Techniques for Spinal Tumors.
Surgeries and treatments
- Medical consultations
- Spine Surgery
- Brain Surgery
- Hernia Management and Treatment (Thoracic, Lumbar and Cervical Disc)
- Tumor Extraction
- Medical Tourism
Why choose us?
- We provide a personalized and multidisciplinary attention in both elective and emergency surgeries. Our techniques are effective and result in a faster recovery and in a lower complication rate.
- Our experience and technology allow us to attend surgical diseases affecting the central and peripheral nervous system.
- Our procedures are endorsed by international standards, since we are constantly innovating and updating our methods. We work with different hospitals, which allow us to adapt our work to the patient needs. All the hospitals we work with are certified by the General Health Council.
What do we offer?
Services with a multidisciplinary and comprehensive approach.
We perform spine surgeries in order to manage the pain generated by hernias, malformations or tumors. We treat cervical, thoracic and lumbar disc hernias, tumors (such as meningiomas, ependymomas, among others), and congenital malformations (such as Chiari Malformation Type 1).
We perform brain surgeries, brain stem surgeries and cerebellar surgeries in order to treat conditions such as hydrocephalus, intracranial hematomas, aneurysms, vascular malformations and tumors, e.g., meningiomas, metastatic ependymomas).
In addition to internationally certified medical care, we are able to provide the most comfortable and safest hospital stay, since we work with the best hospitals available.
We provide a meticulous and detailed examination to our patients in order to accurately diagnose their affections and diseases. All surgeries take place in medical care units with the necessary infrastructure and the most