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Dr. Familua specializes in Advanced Laparoscopic & Robotic General Surgery. He has extensive training in General Surgery and Aesthetic Medicine. Dr. Familua obtained his medical degree from College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. His postgraduate General Surgery trainings at the Royal Colleges of Surgeons in Ireland and Great Britain. He relocated to the United States and completed another surgical training at the Columbia University at Harlem Hospital, NY. Dr. Familua then went on to complete a rigorous Advanced Laparoendoscopic and Robotic Surgery fellowship at the prestigious Texas
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About The Doctor
Dr. Familua specializes in Advanced Laparoscopic & Robotic General Surgery. He has extensive training in General Surgery and Aesthetic Medicine. Dr. Familua obtained his medical degree from College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. His postgraduate General Surgery trainings at the Royal Colleges of Surgeons in Ireland and Great Britain. He relocated to the United States and completed another surgical training at the Columbia University at Harlem Hospital, NY.
Dr. Familua then went on to complete a rigorous Advanced Laparoendoscopic and Robotic Surgery fellowship at the prestigious Texas Endosurgery Institute San Antonio under the tutelage of world renown pioneer of Laparoscopic Surgery, Morris Franklin Jr. His clinical interests are Robotic Surgery, Single Incision Gallbladder surgery, Minimally Invasive Hernia and antireflux Surgery, Minimally invasive Colon Surgery for diverticulitis and cancer, Gastric cancer surgery and Breast Surgery. Endocrine surgeries including Thyroidectomies, Adrenalectomies, Parathyroidectomies.
Dr. Familua is Board-certified in General surgery.He is a member of the American College of Surgeons, the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons, International College of Surgeons, the American Medical Association and the Royal college of Surgeons in Ireland and Great Britain. He is also the author of several medical journal articles on surgical techniques and has given many presentations and lectures on robot-assisted surgery.Dr. Familua prides himself in delivering thoughtful, caring and compassionate care with the utility of state of the art technology.
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I feel that God placed Dr. Familua in my life. It was such a blessing to have him as my surgeon. I was in so much pain,then it was as if Dr. Familua just came out of the sky for me.
Our entire family feels that he is an awesome doctor. He is very compassionate. He never scared my mother nor us. He is very knowledgeable. I was very surprised that he is the only doctor that we have known that answers his own calls at night. What can I say… our entire family loves him
Great experience, treated very professionally. Dr wait was a little long but other wise worth it. Dr . made me feel very at ease and comfortable.
Dr. Familua is a great surgeon that is friendly, explained my condition thoroughly and made me feel very comfortable. Thank you Dr. Familua. NP and office staff was also very friendly and helpful. I highly recommend Dr. Familua and all his staff.
Overall experience was excellent! Dr. Familua was kind and patient in explaining procedure and he made sure to answer all my questions regarding gall bladder surgery. Office staff was extremely courteous and took care of necessary paperwork and preparations in a very timely manner! I am blessed to have been referred to his office!
Dr. Familua is one of the most outstanding Physicians. The caring and professionalism from his entire team is incredible and El Paso is very lucky to have such a gifted Surgeon. The new offices are comfortable with all patient's safety clearly the Number One Priority.
Super helpful staff and doctor. From the little doctor visits all the way up to the day of my surgery, I had great service. Every bit of information was given to me and if I had questions, they were all answered. Doctor was very nice and my surgery went very smooth. I would definitely come back if needed.
I highly recommend Dr. Familua. He is a very personalable doctor and fixed my very painful hernia. His PA and office staff are also great people. Perfect team. Other friends have had further complications with hernia repair from other doctors. I have not. Great surgeon and caring doctor! Lorraine C.
as per patient daughter CARMEN HARRINGTON her review as followed is "Dr. Familua saved my dads life. He is very professional and does an excellent job educating to make the best decisions possible. He has wonderful bedside manner and it is obvious he cares about the patient. If you have a choice I would highly recommend Dr. Familua. Our family owes him a debt of gratitude."
Dr. Familua is an amazing surgeon! He helped me give my health back . I was in complete pain because of gallstones. Dr. Familua did a wonderful job removing them and my energy is back. I would highly recommend him. The staff and nurses are also wonderful and so kind. Thank you Dr. Familua!
Dr.Familua did I great job explaining everything and taking care of my surgery.