Dr. Jorge Lopez.Canino earned his medical degree and completed my residency in General Surgery at Instituto Superior de Ciencias Médicas, Camaguey, Cuba. He was then appointed as an Attending Surgeon at his alma mater, and later relocated as a Consultant Surgeon at Edendale Hospital in Natal, South Africa.
After two years in South Africa Dr. Lopez-Canino made his way to the United States, where he was granted political asylum and later became an American citizen.
Dr. Lopez-Canino finished his internship in General Surgery at Hahnemann University Hospital in Philadelphia, and completed my residency in General Surgery at University of South Florida College of Medicine, Tampa, FL. Afterward he joined ABC Surgical Associates in Belleville, NJ; a successful single specialty group of private surgeons, where he practiced for five years. In 2015 he relocated to Miami, FL.
He is board certified in General Surgery and have been a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) since 2011. He is also a member of The International Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Association (IHPBA), The Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract (SSAT), and the Society of Robotic Surgery (SRS).
He specializes in General Surgery, with particular interest in Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery, including gallbladder surgery, gastrointestinal surgery, colorectal surgery, hernia surgery and breast surgery.
Board certification: American Board of Surgery
Hospital affiliation: Memorial Hospital Miramar, Memorial Hospital West, Memorial Hospital Pembroke, Aventura Hospital, Kendall Regional Hospital