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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
I had surgery by Dr. Familua, he was recommended by my gastroenterologist. He did great! He went in before the surgery. To answer any questions and make sure I knew what I was getting done. Recovery was as expected, normal pain and he prescribed pain meds. In the office you will most likely see the nurse practitioner. Makes sense as he is busy doing many diff kinds of surgeries to other patients. Highly recommend!
A very peasant experience in terms of care. I was well Informed from start to finish. Wonderful Doctor and Staff. Best wishes to all of them!
The total ordeal was an excellent experience. Since day one the young ladies in front office were amazing, very attentive and customer oriented...I was explained all that was happening and was going to happen on day of surgery... The only thing i did not really appreciate was that the doctor was never around until day of surgery...i mainly dealt with the woman in the office..but i guess that is his style! I will recommend this place!
Extremely trustworthy surgeon. I would definitely use Dr. Familua again if needed. His staff is also very nice.
I would like to thank the Dr. For his prompt service. I would like to thank the girls under his employment for being very prompt when calling the phone and always giving me the correct information when it comes to questions. Everyone in the office is very polite, the nurse practitioner is very informative and listens to the problems of the patient.
Saved my life! All of a sudden I was in bad shape needing two surgeries. Dr. Familua was fantastic, as well as his NP Annette Gonzalez. This is the guy to see if you need surgery.
Thank you Dr Familua and staff for paying attention to details, I went in for a difficult medical condition, and after being sent from one specialist to the other, Dr Familua examined me and advised surgery to correct the problem. He explained the risks involved with this big surgery if I didn't lose some weight. I took his advice and surgery was successful. No complications. If I only knew of this doctor before, I wouldn't have wasted time and money on other surgeries that didn't help me. Dr Familua, only God can thank you for what you have done for me and my family. Though at times, I waited a bit long in the clinic, It is definitely worth every wait.
Ernest Mendoza, I am very happy and in good health because I met Dr. Familua and his team, that did a great job on my surgery and help save my life. Yes I prayed every time I could to the Lord to bring me back home to my family. He is a great doctor and is placed by the Lord to do his best to save people in great time of need. Thank you so much I 'am very grateful.
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.