Dr. Iván González Cancel

Dr. Iván González Cancel

From 1989 to 1992, Dr. González Cancel completed a residency in cardiothoracic medicine at the University of Alberta, Canada. He then spend a year as a fellow on the heart and lung transplant program at the University of Pittsburgh. In 1999, Dr. González Cancel performed the first heart transplant in Puerto Rico. Since then, he and his great team have performed more than four hundred transplants. Most of these have been successful, and for this he is recognized as one of the leading cardiovascular surgeons in the Caribbean and the world.

positions: Cardiothoracic Surgery