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Patricio Álvarez Cosmelli
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Patricio Álvarez Cosmelli

Orthopedics and TraumatologyPediatric Orthopedics

Patient Demographics: Babies, Children, Adult, Eldery

"In my practice, the most important aspect is my patient's satisfaction"

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Procedures (6)

Consultation
Extremity amputation
Knee arthroscopy
First consultation
Post surgery follow-up
Sports Surgery
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Medical conditions (35)

Ankle sprain
Fractured bone
Fractured hip
Fractured wrist
Stretched ligaments
Achilles tendon rupture
Achilles tendon strain
Arthritis
Artificial disc
Bone cancer
Bowed legs
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Clubfoot
Degenerative disc disease (DDD)
Flat foot
Fractured ankle
Fractured fingers
Fractured foot
Fractured hand
Fractured knee
Fractured leg
Fractured shoulder
Hip dysplasia
Hip pain
Knee injury
Leg pain
Lumbar disc hernia
Meniscus problems
Neck pain, shoulder and hips
Osteochondritis
Quadriceps tendon rupture
Quadriceps tendon strain
Scoliosis/Kyphosis
Sprain
Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS)
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General Info

About me

I decided to study medicine because I could help and serve others through medicine. I like to talk and make my patients smile while I manage to relieve them.

Languages

English, português, Pyccĸий, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Orthopedics and Traumatology. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. December 1979
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. December 1975
Fellowships
  • Spinal Column - Faculdade de Ciências Médicas da Santa Casa São Paulo (FCMSCSP). São Paulo, Brazil. December 1980

  • Pediatric Orthopedics and Trauma

  • Endoscopic Spine Surgery

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED2403 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • Costa Rican Orthopedic and Traumatology Association (ACOT) 2403
  • International Affiliate Member: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, since 2009 325958
  • AO Trauma Latin America 646441
  • AOSpine 10133
Positions
  • Postgraduate Professor of Orthopaedics - Faculty of Medicine, Unversidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica. 2000 - Present
  • Chief of Orthopedics - Caja Costarricense del Seguro Social, Hospital Nacional de Niños. San José, Costa Rica