Mr Rafael Chavez

Consultant General Surgeon


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I graduated in 1975 and became a consultant lecturer in 1981. Having completed my PhD I have worked in transplantation and general surgery in Cambridge. I am currently working as a consultant transplant and general surgeon at the University Hospital of Wales Cardiff.

My surgical interests are general and laparoscopic surgery and transplantation.

Treatment information

Some of the principal treatments carried out by Mr Rafael Chavez at Spire include:

General surgery

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Additional information

Gastro-intestinal surgery, hepatobiliary surgery, laparoscopic surgery, cholecystectomy and surgery of hernias

Consultant Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff.

I enjoy music and play several instruments. I am also a keen cyclist.

Telephone 029 2073 6011
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