Coast Surgical Group

786 Third Ave. Suite B

Chula Vista, CA 91910

Phone: (619) 425-0797
Fax:     (619) 425-0596

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 911

© 2016 by Coast Surgical Group.

Hugo Barrera M.D. FACS
CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Place of Birth:     Colombia, South America, August 4, 1966

                             Lived in U.S. since 1968, U.S. Citizen

 

PRE-MED EDUCATION

 

B.A. University of California at Berkley

Double Major: BioChemistry and NeuroBiology

August 1984 - May 1988

Languages

 

English

Fluent Spanish

MEDICAL EDUCATION

 

University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore

M.D. Degree

August 1988 - May 1992

INTERNSHIP

 

General Surgery - UCSD Medical Center, San Diego, CA

June 1992 - May 1992

Specialty

 

GENERAL SURGERY

ADVANCED LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY

ROBOTIC SURGERY

BARIATRIC SURGERY

2010 - present

RESIDENCY

 

General Surgery - UCSD Medical Center, San Diego, CA

July 1993 - June 1997

Chief Resident: July 1996 - June 1997

2010 - present

BOARD CERTIFICATION

 

American Board of Surgery - June 9, 1998

Recertification - December 2008

PROFESSIONAL WORK

 

Coast Surgical Group - July 1, 1997 to Present

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

 

Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center - Active

Sharp Coronado Hospital - Active

Scripps Mercy Hospital - Active

Scripps Mercy Chula Vista - Active

EXECUTIVE POSITIONS

 

Chief of Staff Sharp C.V. Medical Center (2014 - Present)

Vice Chief of Sharp C.V. Medical Center (2012 - 2013)

Chief of Surgery Sharp C.V. Medical Center (2006 - 2007)

Medical Director Bloodless Surgery and Medicine Program - Sharp C.V. Medical Center

Board of Trustees - Musuem of Man, Balboa Park

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

 

Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

California Medical Association

American Society of General Surgeons

Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons

PRESENTATIONS

 

Bloodless Medicine and Surgery

 

Anterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Technique

NASS Meeting - 2008

 

Grand Rounds San Diego VA Hospital - Enterovesical

Fistuale - Diagnosis and Treatment

 

Grand Rounds UCSD Medical Center 

Surgery and Peutz-Jeghers Disease

 

Grand Rounds SDVA

Surgery in the Cirrhotic Patient

 

Grand Rounds SDVA

Management of Rectoceles

 

Trauma Conference UCSD

Surgical Management of Colonic Injuries

 

Trauma Conference UCSD

Injuries to the Neck

Diagnosis and Management