Juan Miguel Oviedo

General University Hospital of Valencia

Dr. Miguel Oviedo was born in Alía (Cáceres, Spain) in 1968. He obtained his Medical Degree at the University of Sevilla in 1992 and moved to Valencia for his training as a specialist in General Surgery at Hospital Clinico Universitario, which he completed in 2001. He has been working as a consultant at the Consorcio Hospital General Universitario de Valencia since 2007, where he has dedicated himself to the Oesophagus-gastric, Bariatric and Abdominal Wall Unit, being the coordinator of the Unit in 2017, 1018, and since December 2019. He obtained his Ph.D. at the University of Valencia in 2010, rated cum laude. He has also developed a teaching role at the under- and post-graduate level at his hospital for the last 10 years. He is also a member of several scientific societies, as Sociedad Valenciana de Cirugía, Asociación Española de Cirujanos (AEC), Sociedad Hispanoamericana de la Hernia (SOHAH), Sociedad Española de Cirugía de la Obesidad (SECO) and International Federation for the Surgery of Obesity (IFSO), where he actively participates.