General Information                                SUSANA GONZALEZ MD


Percentage of Practice is Bariatrics: 

 90%

Speciality: 

 Interventional Radiologist

Types of bands: 

 Lap-band, Swedish, AMI, Heliogast (HAGA, HAGE)


Memberships

  • RSNA (Radiological Society of North America)
  • Federación Mexicana de Radiología e Imagen
  • Colegio De Radiología e Imagen de Nuevo León
Clinical Experience

Radiology: 

    7  Years Experience

Adjustable gastric band: 

   10 Years Experience

Assistant in Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery: 

     7 Years Experience


 


  Performed To Date 

Avg. Currently Done
Per Week

Years Experience
With This Type

 

Total
Fills 


 Types of bands

 

 

Radiological Fills and Diagnosis

 

 

9,000

 

12

10

 

 

Oficce Fills                            

 

 

 

 

 4

10

 

 

LAP-BAND® (LAP)

Lap Band

 

5000

   9.75 cm, 10.0 cm,    11 cm and VG

10

5

 

 

Other  bands

 

 

4000

 Swedish, AMI, Heliogast (HAGA, HAGE)

 

10

 

 

Additional Experience: 

 Clinical, Radiological and Surgical Correlation: 

    -  Assited in the OR in more than 2,000 band placement,   300  Revisions and  abdominal surgeries. 
    - 3 years in General Radiology and 2 years in Diagnosis of Radiological Emergencies.
    - 3 years OR Coordinator.                              

Education and Training


Medical School: 

 “ITESM”, Monterrey, México (graduated 1995)

Residency: 

 “ITESM”, Hospital San José TEC de Monterrey (graduated with honors 1999)

 Visiting  Fellowship:  

  “Radiology”, Louisiana State University,  Medical Center, School of Medicine     in New Orleans, 1999

     Fellowship: 

 “Interventional Radiology”, Hospital Central Militar, México D.F, 2002-2003


Specialized Training:

Name: 

 “Imaging Analysis”, Kodak Mexicana, Monterrey, N.L, México

Date: 

 1994

Training Covered: 

 Imaging analysis

 

Name: 

  “6th World Congress of Endoscopic Surgery”, Rome, Italy

Date: 

 1998

Training Covered: 

  Endoscopic Surgery

 

Name: 

  “Breast Imaging Categorical Course”, New Orleans, Loiusiana USA

Date: 

  1999

Training Covered: 

 Breast Imaging

 

Name: 

 “Radiologic Pathology Course”, Armed Forces Institute of Pathology, Washington,   D.C., USA

Date: 

 1999

Training Covered: 

  Radiological-Pathological Correlation

 

Name: 

  “Breast Imaging”,  American College of Radiology (ACR), Virginia  MD, USA

Date: 

  1999

Training Covered: 

 Breast Imaging

 

Name: 

  “European Congress of Radiology”, Vienna Austria

Date: 

  2001

Training Covered: 

  Digital Imaging

 

Name: 

 Inamed Health-Sponsored Training Program with Bioenterics Lap-band Adjustable Gastric System, Monterrey, México

Date: 

  2003

Training Covered: 

  Lap band training

 

Name: 

  “Advanced Bariatric Life Support”,  ASBS, San Francisco, CA, USA

Date: 

  2006

Training Covered: 

  Bariatric Life Support

 

Hospital Affiliations


Monterrey, N.L.,  México

Diplomas and Certificates


Diploma - Medical School
Diploma - Radiological Residency
Doploma - Radiological Residency Honors
Diploma - Visiting Fellow Ship
Diploma - Interventional Fellow ship
Diploma - Kodak Mexicana
Diploma - Endoscopic Surgery
Diploma - Armed Forces Institute of Pathology
Diploma - Inamed Bioenterics Lap band

Badge – European Congress of Radiology
Bagde – American Roentgen Ray Society Congress

Certification - Consejo Mexicano de Radiología, 1999-2003
Recertification - Consejo Mexicano de Radiología, 2004-2008