dr. jaime ponce de leon

Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon has been practicing surgery for the past 19 years. He received his Medical Doctor Degree in 1991 from Saint Nicholas University in the Mexican State of Hidalgo as a General Surgeon. After that, he made a 4 year residency in Tijuana’s General Hospital where he obtained his speciality as a gastroenterologist surgeon. By 1995.

Dr. Jaime Ponce de Leon was certified to practice laparoscopic surgery. He got his certification from the Mexican Association of Endoscopic Surgery in 1997, and since then he has attended many courses as a student and also as a teacher, earning the respect from his peers, as well as his patients. Dr. James P.L. has such an ability and technique that he constantly gets invitations to speak at surgery events to pass on his knowledge. He is recognized as one of the leading bariatric surgeons in northwestern Mexico.

He received authorization to perform Obesity Surgery with Gastric Bypass and Lap-Band from the Mexican Society of Obesity Surgeons in 2004 after having received formal training and authorization in 2001 directly from Bio Centrics Corporation. Dr. Ponce is currently Chief Surgeon at various Baja Hospitals, and Mexico Extreme Makeover, performing an average of 4 to 6 surgeries per day, he has a very high success rate.

WORK ACTIVITIES:

  • 1991-1992 MEDICAL ASCRITO, MICHOACAN CUTZEO HEALTH CENTER SSA.
  • 1995-1996 SURGEON’S MEDICAL CENTER IN MICHOACAN PASCUARO.
  • 1996-1997 MEDICAL ASCRITO medical service TIJUANA BC Penitentiary.
  • ASCRITO THE 1997-1998 MEDICAL AND EMERGENCY SURGERY OF MEXICAN RED CROSS DELEGATION TIJUANA BC.
  • SURGEON 1996-2008 MEXICO INSTITUTION PRIVATE HOSPITAL, TIJUANA BC.
  • 1999-2008 SURGEON OF TIJUANA SIGIENTES PRIVATE HOSPITALS, MEDICAL EMERGENCY HOSPITAL, AMERICAN HOSPITAL, HOSPITAL FOUNDERS, QUINTANA HOSPITAL, HOSPITAL of the archangels, MODERA HOSPITAL, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TRANSPLANTATION, MEDICAL UNIT GOLDEN GARDEN.
  • 1999-2008 PARTNER OF OBESITY SURGEON AND GOOD BYE, Tijuana BC.

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ATTENDANCE AT COURSES AND CONFERENCES

 

  • 1991 INTENSIVE COURSE IN GENERAL MEDICAL UPDATE HOSPITAL DR. MIGUEL SILVA, SSA. MORELIA MICHOACAN.
  • 1994 Course ADVANCED LIFE SUPPORT ATLS, ENSENADA BC.
  • 1995 III INTERNATIONAL COURSE ON LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY, UABC, AMCG, IMSS, Tijuana BC. Duration 30 HRS.
  • Theoretical and Practical Course 1995 Advanced Laparoscopic Gynecological IN THE CENTER OF TRAINING minimally invasive surgery, GUADALAJARA Khalis.
  • 1996 INTERNATIONAL COURSE THEORETICAL STUDY AND NECK SURGERY salivary glands, FESORMEX, MORELIA MICHOACAN Duration 16 HRS.
  • 1997 THE YEAR OF SURGERY Laparoscopic hernia, AMCG TIJUANA BC. DURATION 8 HRS.
  • 1997 FIRST UPDATE COURSE IN PEDIATRIC SURGERY, SMCP, TIJUANA BC.
  • 1997 COURSE gastroesophageal reflux laparoscopic ACBC, AMCL, IMSS, Tijuana BC
  • 1998 Course of artificial nutrition in surgical patients. AMCG, ACBC, IMSS, Tijuana BC.
  • 1998 CURRENT NEWS IN SURGERY Anorectal ACBC, AMCG, IMSS, AMCL, TIJUANA BC.
  • 1998 EIGHTH MEETING OF LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY INTERNATIONAL, AMCL. ACBC, TIJUANA BC.
  • GRADUATE COURSE 1998 OBESITY SURGERY, AMCG, Guanajuato.
  • 1998 XXII CONGRESS OF SURGERY, AMCG, Guanajuato.
  • 1999 III ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY BASIC WORKSHOP FOR MEDICAL, CMT, TIJUANA BC.
  • 1999 Meeting of Experts on gastroesophageal reflux, AMCL, AMCG
  • DIPLOMA IN OBESITY 1999, UABC, Tijuana BC. .
  • 1999 Conference CARDIOVASCULAR RISK FACTORS, AMPAC, TIJUANA BC.
  • 1999 II DAYS IN UROLOGY UPDATE, UABC, Tijuana BC.
  • 2000 II DAYS IN UROLOGY UPDATE, CMT, CUBC, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2000 IX International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, CCGT, AMCE, SAGES, TIJUANA BC.
  • NORTHERN REGIONAL MEETING 2000, AMG, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2001 MEDICAL UPDATE ON TRAUMA AND EMERGENCY CARE IN THE BORDER REGIONUNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO SCHOOL OF MEDICINE, OFFICE OF CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION, AMA, SAN DIEGO CALIFORNIA.
  • 2001 X International Congress of Laparoscopic Surgery, CCGT, ACBC, AMCE, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2001 ADJUSTABLE GASTRIC BANDING SYSTEM, LAP-BAND SYSTEM WORKSHOP TIJUANA BC.
  • 2002 XI CONGRESS OF SURGEONS GENERAL OF LAPAROSCOPIC INGUINAL HERNIA PRECONGRESO TIJUANA, ISESALUD, GEBC, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2002 Course of ENGRAPADORAS GENERAL HOSPITAL DE TIJUANA ISESALUD, GEBC.
  • Theoretical and Practical Course 2002 DISEASE Gastroesophageal Reflux, CCGT, IMSS, Tijuana BC.
  • 2002 INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF OBESITY SURGERY, SMCO, HUATULCO.
  • 2002 Adistra IN GASTRIC banding MIDBAND. LYON Villeurbanne France.
  • Theoretical and Practical Course 2002 DIABETIC FOOT Tijuana General Hospital, CCGT, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2002 COURSE IN ADVANCED TRAUMA LIFE SUPPORT (ATLS), Tijuana General Hospital.
  • 2003 Pre-Congress of bariatric surgery, AMCG, ACGT, AMCE, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2003 XII INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF SURGERY AND REGIONAL CONGRESS 1ST SURGERY, AMCG, ACGT, AMCE, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2003 X International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2003 Course PRECONGRESO esophagus and stomach, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2004 9TH WORLD CONGRESS OF ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY, 6TH LATIN AMERICAN CONGRESS OF ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY, 13TH MEXICAN CONGRESS OF ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY, FELAC, ALACE, AMCE, AMCG, CANCUN MEXICO.
  • 2004 9TH WORLD CONGRESS ON ENDOSCOPIC SURGERY, COLON & MORBID OBESITY SURGERY COURSE, FELAC, ALACE, AMCE, AMCG, CANCUN MEXICO.
  • 2004 2nd SYMPOSIUM BY LAPAROSCOPIC ADVANCED LAPAROSCOPIC CENTER OF SOUTH FLORIDA, CANCUN MEXICO.
  • 2004 OBESITY SURGERY COURSE OF GASTRIC BYPASS & LAP BAND, IMSS, AMCE, SMCO, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2005 XIII INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF SURGERY, AMCG, AMCE, ACGT, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2005 Course XIII WORKSHOP INGUINAL HERNIA SURGERY INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF TIJUANA, AMCG, AMCE, ACGT, TIJUANA BC.
  • PROFESSOR IN 2005 XII INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF SURGERY OF TIJUANA, AMCG, AMCE, ACGT, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2005 1st INTERNATIONAL SYMPOSIUM FOR LATIN DA Federação Obesidade surgery, Foz do Iguazu.
  • 2005 XVI International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2005 Coordinator of free labor in the XVIth International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2005 PROFESSOR IN THE COURSE OF OBESITY PRECONGRESO XVI International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2005 10TH WORLD CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION FOR THE SURGERY OF OBESITY, MAASTRICHT, THE NETHERLANDS.
  • 2005 XXIX INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF SURGERY DR. GUTIERREZ Samperi, AMCG, PACGS, MERIDA YUCATAN.
  • 2006 VII Interamerican Congress of endoscopic surgery, ALACE, MIAMI FLORIDA.
  • 2006 Professor VII Interamerican Congress of endoscopic surgery, ALACE, MIAMI FLORIDA.
  • 2006 GRADUATE COURSE FOR LAPAROSCOPIC COLON SURGERY IN THE AMERICAN CONGRESS VII endoscopic surgery, MOOSE, MIAMI FLORIDA.
  • 2006 YEAR OF NEW TRENDS AND CONTROVERSIES POTGRADO LAPAROSCOPIC SURGERY RN, SURGERY-AMERICAN CONGRESS VII ENCOSCOPICA, ALACE, MIAMI FLORIDA.
  • 2006 XV International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, AMCE, Ixtapa Zihuatanejo.
  • Theoretical and Practical Course 2006 sleeve gastrectomy, IMSS, AMCE, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2007 XII WORLD CONGRESS OF THE INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF OBESITY SURGERY, PORTO PORTUGAL.
  • 2007 1ST INTERNATIONAL CONGRESS OF METABOLIC SURGERY, IMSS, AMCE, AMCO, TIJUANA BC.
  • 2008 XVII International Congress of Endoscopic Surgery, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2008 PROFESSOR PRECONGRESO DURING SURGERY FOR OBESITY AND METABOLIC, AMCE, ICC, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • 2008 Course antireflux TRANCONGRESO OF SURGERY, AMCE, PUERTO VALLARTA JALISCO.
  • SURGERY UPDATE 2009 COURSE OF THE foregut, MIAMI FLORIDA.