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Dra. Gabriela Avila Mendoza

Glaucoma, Refractive Surgery and Anterior Segment

 

Born in Tijuana, Baja California, she wanted to be a doctor since early childhood. Pursuing her dream, graduated from the Faculty of Medicine and Psychology at the Autonomous University of Baja California in 2009.

During her career as a physician she meets Dr. Gina Garduño, her Ophthalmology teacher and inspiration. That is when she decides to start specializing in visual health. 

She attends the Ophthalmology Faculty at "La Raza" National Medical Center, IMSS in Mexico City from 2011 to 2014.

She was accepted at CODET Vision Institute that same year to continue her training as sub specialist in Previous Segment and Refractive Surgery in her native city and under the direction of Dr. Arturo Chayet. After finishing her training, she goes into a second subspecialty, Glaucoma and Optical Nerve, under the guidance of DRA. Marina Ramirez, former President of the Mexican College of Glaucoma.

She attains a Hospital Management Diploma at Puebla´s Postgraduate Studies in 2015. Immediately after she starts working as CODET´s Medical Foundation for Blindness Prevention Coordinator.

She is currently working at CODET´s Vision Institute, in the detection, care and clinical management of patients with glaucoma and congenital/ complicated cataracts.

Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) 2014
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS)
  • Consejo Mexicano de Oftalmología
  • Colegio de Oftalmología de Baja California (COBC)

 

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