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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
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.
Extremely trustworthy surgeon. I would definitely use Dr. Familua again if needed. His staff is also very nice.
Dr. Familua is an excellent surgeon. I was extremely nervous about needing surgery but Dr. Familua and his staff explained everything to me in detail and kept me informed from beginning to end. Dr. Familua came highly recommended to me and I will definitely recommend him to anyone needing surgery...very intelligent, professional, and skilled. 5 stars!
I was recommended to this doctor by a friend, I had an issue with umbilical hernia for year's now so decided to get it done. I went with Dr. Familua, the front staff very friendly and professional very fast. The only problem I had is that my first appointment I didn’t see the Doctor at all, I saw his PA which she was very nice, but am a person who judges on first impressions I was really disappointed on not meeting him for the first time. The second appointment was different I got to meet the Doctor for the first time WOW awesome. I knew immediately I was in the right hands, he explained everything in detailed what he needed to do and how I was going to feel after the surgery, that was great for being my first surgery. The day of the surgery he came up to me as a friend talked and made me feel calm. I felt like his only patient at that time. I highly recommend the surgeon to anyone with issues. We’re blessed in having a doctor like this in El Paso. Miguel Angel Rubio
Excellent surgeon, I would recommend him to anybody that needs a surgeon. He was very patient and explained everything in detail. His staff are awesome, and very helpful. Dr.familua would call me personally to check on my progress.
This was a very good experience. The staff was very informative and friendly. The Dr. came in a few hours before my surgery and explained what the procedure was going to be like as well as the follow up.
Love this Dr. and staff,I would recommend him to anyone having hernia surgery.Made sure I was taken care of from pre-surgery,Surgery,and my post surgery.The Staff and Dr. Familua were exceptionally profesional,and answered every question and concerns with the utmost respect .And to Nellie,who handle all paperwork necessary for my employer
Dr Familua will always be a great surgeon and I will always recommend this surgeon to anyone who will speak to me about a recommendation. He is a amazing doctor and is very helpful
Very positive experience with Dr. Familua and his team. Dr. Familua is warm and sensitive to his patients’ needs. He and his staff are attentive in ensuring quality care.