Dr. Vicente Juan is a general surgeon practicing in Corpus Christi, TX. Dr. Juan specializes in abdominal contents including the esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, pancreas and often thyroid glands. General surgeons are able to deal with almost any surgical or critical care emergency, also involving the skin or soft tissue trauma. Dr. Juan provides quality surgical service for gravely ill or injured patients and is able to respond quickly due to knowledge of various surgical procedures.
Education and Training
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Southwestern Medical School 1978
SurgeryAmerican Board of SurgeryABS
- St Paul Med Ctr, General Surgery
- Texas Tech University Health Science Center Paul L Foster School of Medicine Program
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