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Carlos E. Garcia Franco

Carlos E. Garcia Franco, MD, PhD, FECTS, MBA

King Abdullah Medical Complex
Prince Nayef Street، Northern Abhor ،
Jeddah, ML  23816
Saudi Arabia
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Surgeon - Cardiothoracic


Resident: FJD University Hospital. General Thoracic Surgery. Madrid. Spain. (2000-05)

Clinical Fellow: Mayo Clinic. General Thoracic Surgery Division. USA. (2005-06)

Staff Surgeon: Navarra University Clinic. Pamplona. Spain. (2007-10)

Staff Surgeon: Univ. Hospital "La Candelaria". Tenerife. Spain. (2010- 2014)

Fellow in General & Abdominal Surgery. Univ. Hosp. Alcorcon. Madrid. Spain. (2015-2018)

Consultant Thoracic Surgery: HUV Cali. Colombia (2018)

Consultant Thoracic Surgery. Private Practice. Spain. (2019)

Consultant Thoracic Surgery:
Ministry of Health of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
King Abdulaziz Hospital. Jeddah. (2020- 2021)
King Abdullah Medical Complex. Jeddah. (2021-)

Other Interests

Reading (History & Medicine)

Fitness: Kickboxing, Running, Skiing


Chest Trauma

Sarcoma lung metastasectomy

Hyperhidrosis and facial blushing treatment

Lung cancer locoregionally extended 


Additional Educational Information

Complutense Medical School. Madrid. Spain (1992-98) M.D.

ECFMG certification (2005).

Advanced Clinical Fellowship. Mayo Clinic School of Medicine (2005-2006).

Fellow European Board Cardio-Thoracic Surgery (FETCS 2007)

Ph.D program: University of Navarra. Pamplona. (2008-11).

MBA Healthcare Management. University of Barcelona (2009-2012). 

Master of The State of Art in General and Digestive Surgery . University CEU-San Pablo. Madrid. (2016-2017)

Practice Areas

  • Thoracic