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Dr. Perez-Gurri Bio Miami

Dr. Perez-Gurri - Board Certified Miami Plastic Surgeon

CURRICULUM VITAE

GRADUATE

UNDERGRADUATE
1970-1973 University of Miami – Coral Gables, Florida
Degree: B.S. cum laude
Major: Chemistry
Activities: Member AED Honor Society
Member University of Miami Judo Club
Member Federation of Cuban Students
1974-1978 University of Miami School of Medicine – Miami, Florida
Degree: M.D. upper 1/3 of class
Activities: Senior Surgical Preceptor
Awards: South Atlantic Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology Research Fellowship
POST GRADUATE
1978-1979 PGY-I Straight Surgical Internship
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: Robert Zeppa, M.D.
1979-1980 PGY-II General Surgery Resident
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: Robert Zeppa, M.D.
1980-1981 PGY-III General Surgery Resident
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: Robert Zeppa, M.D.
1981-1982 PGY-IV General Surgery Resident
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: Robert Zeppa, M.D.
1982-1983 PGY-V Chief Resident in General Surgery
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: Robert Zeppa, M.D.
1983-1984 PGY-VI Plastic Surgery Resident
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: D. Ralph Millard, Jr., M.D.
1984-1985 PGY-VII Chief Resident in Plastic Surgery
Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami
Medical Center
Miami, Florida
Chief of Surgery: D. Ralph Millard, Jr., M.D.
BOARD CERTIFICATION Diplomate, American Board of Plastic Surgery
Certified 11/13/86. No. 3260.Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners
No. 196283
PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS Fellow, American College of Surgeons
Member, American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Member, American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
Member, D. Ralph Millard Plastic Surgical Society
Member, Greater Miami Society of Plastic Surgeons
Member, Florida Society of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeons
Member, Lipoplasty Society of North America
Member, Jackson Surgical Society
HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS Doctors Hospital
5000 University Drive, Coral Gables, FL.Surgical Park
9100 S.W. 87 Avenue, Miami, FL 33176.South Miami Hospital
6200 SW 73 Street, S. Miami, FL 33143.South Florida Surgical Center
6110 SW 70 Street, S. Miami, 33143.
HOSPITAL ELECTED POSITIONS
1985-1993 Chief of Plastic Surgery – Kendall Regional Medical Center
HOSPITAL COMMITTEE ASSIGNMENTS
1985-1986 Emergency & Trauma Disaster Committee
AMI Kendall Regional Center
1986-1987 Emergency & Trauma Disaster Committee
Mercy Hospital
1986-1987 Medical Advisory Committee
Pal-Med Single Day Surgery
1986-1987 Surgical Quality Assurance Committee
Kendall Regional Center
1988-1992 Operating Room/Quality Assurance Committee
Kendall Regional Medical Center
1988-1997 Emergency & Trauma Disaster Committee
Kendall Regional Medical Center
1988-1989 Emergency Room Committee
Pan American Hospital
1988-1989 Peer Review Committee
Pan American Hospital
1988-1989 Medical Advisory Committee
Pal-Med Single Day Surgery
1994-1998 Medical Advisory Committee
Surgical Park Center
STATE LICENSURE Florida No. 36429 – Medical License
SCIENTIFIC PAPERS/ PUBLICATIONS “Evaluation of a New Test Method for Evaluating Carbohydrates Homeostasis During Pregnancy” presented at the 1977 meeting of the South Atlantic Association of Obstentrics & GynecologyPerez-Gurri, J., “A Portable Photographic Backdrop” accepted for publication, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, 1984Perez-Gurri, J., Temple, W., Ketcham, A., “Use of the Gluteus Maximus Myocutaneous Flap for Treatment of Recalcitrant Pilonidal Disease”Dis Colon Rectum. 1984;27(4):262–264
CIVIC/VOLUNTEER ORGANIZATIONS Member, Liga Contra El Cancer (League Against Cancer) An organization dedicated to the treatment of cancer patients. Professional services volunteered without monetary compensation.Member, Willy Chirino Foundation An organization dedicated to the plight of Cuban refugees, specifically, children. 1995-1996 – responsible for organizing and hosting a fund raising gala. Provided plastic/reconstructive surgery services to needy children.BoardMember 1984-86, Diabetes Research InstituteMember 2003 – present, “His House” a Christian organization dedicated to the caretaking of children awaiting fostering or adoption.
RECOGNITION 1997 – Chosen as one of South Florida’s Top Plastic Surgeons by his peers and colleagues in South Florida Magazine.1997 – included in the national publication “The Best Physicians in the U.S“2007 – Chosen as one the top Cosmetic/Blepharoplasty surgeons in South Florida in “Coral Gables Living” magazine2010 – Chosen as “The Best Plastic Surgeon with an Artistic Streak” in New Times “Best of 2010″
CURRENT ACTIVITIES Founder & Medical Director
Imagos Institute of Plastic Surgery – Miami, FL
Private Practice
MEDIA CONTRIBUTIONS Univision Network, CH. 23 Miami, FL “The Cristina Show
Topic: Cosmetic Surgery in MenUnivision Network, CH.23 Miami, FL “The Cristina Show
Topic: Latest Treatment for CelluliteUnivision Network, CH.23, Miami, FL. “Sabado Gigante
Topic: Cosmetic SurgeryUnivision Network, CH.23, Miami, FL “Viva La Salud” (multiple appearances)Univision Network, CH.23, Miami, FL. “Noticiero del 23” (multiple appearances as an expert on different topics)ABC, WPLG CH.10 News
Topic: EndermologieUnivision Network, CH.23, Miami, FL. “Aqui y Ahora con Teresa Rodriguez
Topic: EndermologieUnivision Network, CH.23, Miami, FL. “Fuera de Serie
Topic: Endermologie, Treatments for Cellulite and skin careTelemundo Network, CH.51, Miami, FL. “Sevcec Show
Topic: Making dreams come trueTelemundo Network, CH.51, Miami, FL. “Noticiero del51
Topic: Safety of Breast ImplantsTelemundo Network, CH.51, Miami, FL “El Show Del Padre Alberto
Topic: Pros/Cons of Cosmetic SurgeryUnivision Network, CH.23, Miami,Fl. “Despierta America
Topic: Male Cosmetic SurgeryTelemundo Network, CH.51, Miami, FL “El Show Del Padre Alberto
Topic: Reconstructive Surgery on children hurt in the work force within Latin AmericaTelemundo Network, CH. 51, Miami, FL “Noticiero del 51
Topic: “Cosmetic Surgery in Teenagers”Univision Network, CH. 23, Miami, FL “The Cristina Show
Topic: Breast SurgeryUnivision Network, Ch.23, Miami,FL “Despierta America” Oct. 2008 Topic: Plastic Surgery ObsessionTelemundo Network, Ch 51, Miami, Fl “Noticiero con Sevcec” Oct. 2009 Topic: Women and the Barbie SyndromeMega TV, Ch.22, Miami, Fl “Los Implicados“, Oct. 2010 Topic: Women and Breast ImplantsMega TV, Ch. 22, Miami, Fl “A Tacon Quitao“, Nov. 2011 Topic: Use of fat transfers for Breast AugmentationIn Grove Magazine, Contributing Editor, Responsible for writing monthly column on topics dealing with cosmetic surgery and skin care 1994-1997
PERSONAL
Date of Birth: January 22, 1952
Place of Birth: Havana, Cuba
Citizenship: U.S.
Marital Status: Married, Three Children
Spouse Name: Kathy
Hobbies: Top Breeder, German Shepherd Dogs, Photography/Drawing/Art/Jazz/Skiing/Rollerblading
WEB SITE www.imagosplasticsurgery.com
REFERENCES Available upon request