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Dr. Jose Ricardo Liévano Sandoval

Specialist Ophthalmologist

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Dr. Jose Ricardo Sandoval is a renowned Specialist Ophthalmologist who has made significant contributions to the field of ophthalmic surgery. He began his journey by studying at the Universidad Del Rosario in Bogota, Colombia, where he graduated as a Physician Surgeon in 1997. Recognizing his passion for ophthalmology, Dr. Jose pursued further education as an Ophthalmologist Surgeon at the Fundación Oftalmológica Nacional, Universidad del Rosario, from 1999 to 2002.

What sets Dr. Jose apart as a great surgeon are his unique qualities and skills that distinguish him from his peers. His extensive knowledge and experience in the field of surgery enable him to navigate complex medical cases with precision and confidence. Dr. Jose's expertise is not solely based on textbook knowledge but is rooted in years of practical, hands-on experience. This enables him to tackle challenging surgical procedures and make crucial decisions even in high-pressure situations.

A key aspect of Dr. Jose's approach is his commitment to staying up-to-date with the latest advancements in surgical techniques and technologies. He ensures that he provides patients with the best possible care by utilizing cutting-edge tools and innovative approaches to achieve optimal outcomes. Dr. Jose's dedication to continuous learning and improvement reflects his unwavering commitment to his profession and his patients.

What truly distinguishes Dr. Jose as an exceptional surgeon is his exceptional attention to detail and unwavering dedication to his patients. He possesses a keen eye for identifying subtle nuances and intricate complexities within medical cases, allowing him to develop personalized treatment plans tailored to the specific needs of each individual patient. Moreover, his effective communication skills instil confidence and reassurance in his patients, helping them understand their conditions and the surgical process. Dr. Jose's empathetic and compassionate nature enables him to forge strong connections with his patients, providing them with emotional support and guidance throughout their surgical journey.

Dr. Jose's impressive professional journey includes working as a specialist ophthalmologist in Belize, Central America in 2002 for the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). Subsequently, he spent 13 years in the Sultanate of Oman, where he had the opportunity to enhance his experience and knowledge in corneal transplantation and refractive surgery, particularly in India. At the end of 2016, he dedicated himself to improving his skills by pursuing a fellowship in cornea, refractive surgery, cataract surgery, and external diseases in South America.

Recognizing his expertise and contributions to the field, Dr. Jose was appointed as the Head Chief of Education for the Postgraduate Residency in Ophthalmology and Fellowship of Cornea and Refractive Surgery at the Instituto de ojos oftalmosalud in Lima, Peru. Additionally, he served as a professor in ophthalmology at the University Ricardo Palma in Lima from 2017 to 2023, sharing his knowledge and expertise with aspiring ophthalmologists.

Dr. Jose's dedication to his profession is further evidenced by his active involvement in various ophthalmology associations, including the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO), European Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons (ESCRS), American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS), Colombian Society of Ophthalmology, Peruvian Society of Ophthalmology, and SEE International. His participation as a speaker in numerous conferences worldwide showcases his commitment to sharing his knowledge and advancing the field of ophthalmology.

In conclusion, Dr. Jose Ricardo Sandoval is an exceptional Specialist Ophthalmologist and Expert Surgeon who has made significant contributions to the medical field. His extensive knowledge, practical experience, and commitment to staying at the forefront of surgical advancements set him apart as a remarkable surgeon. Dr. Jose's exceptional attention to detail, patient-centric approach, and compassionate nature make him an invaluable asset to his patients, providing them with the highest standard of care. With his exceptional surgical skills and unwavering dedication, Dr. Jose continues to positively impact the lives of countless individuals and elevate the field of ophthalmology.