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Gerardo Escalante López
Specialty

Gerardo Escalante López

Gynecology-ObstetricsReproductive Endocrinological/Infertal Gynecology & ObstetricsMaternal Fetal Medicine

Patient Demographics: Adult, Eldery
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Procedures (6)

Consultation
Four dimensional (4D) ultrasound
Gynecological ultrasound
Obstetric Ultrasound
Three dimensional (4D) ultrasound
Tranvaginal echography
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Medical conditions (20)

Birth control pills
Cervical dysplasia
Climacteric
Ectopic pregnancy (eccysis)
Endometriosis
Fetal malformation
Fibroma (benign connective tissue tumor)
Menopause
Menstruation pain
Myoma (benign muscle tumor)
Ovarian cyst
Pain during sex
Polycystic ovary
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS)
Uncontrolled menstruation
Vaginal bleeding
Vaginal discharge
Vaginitis
Vulvitis
Yeast infection
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General Info

About me

Throughout my career I sought and I managed to introduce procedures and technologies that were not previously used in the country

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Master's degree in Human Reproduction. Universidad de Valencia. 2012
  • Specialty in Gynecology and Obstetrics. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. 1979
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. 1975
Fellowships
  • Perinatology - Universidad de Chile. Santiago, Chile. 1979 - 1980

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED1513 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • Board Certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • American Society for Reproductive Medicine (ASRM)
  • European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE)
Awards
  • 1997 Pioneer of Fetal Surgery Costa Rica
  • 1995 Pioneer of In Vitro Fertilization in Costa Rica
  • 1983 National Prize of Medicine
  • Latin American Teacher of Gynecology and Obstetrics
Positions
  • Chief of Obstetrics - Hospital Calderón Guardia, Caja Costarricense del Seguro Social. San José, Costa Rica. 2007 - 2011
  • National Director - Instituto Costarricense de Infertilidad. San José, Costa Rica. 1994 - 2014
  • National Director of the Specialty in Maternal-Fetal Medicine (Perinatology) - Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica.
  • Associate Professor - Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
  • Visiting Professor - Universidad de Valencia. Valencia, Spain