Victor Maciel, M.D., joins Baptist Health as Board-Certified General Surgeon
Victor Maciel, M.D., recently joined Baptist Health as a board-certified general surgeon specializing in colorectal surgery. He speaks fluent English and Spanish.
Bernie Fernandez, M.D., chief executive officer of Baptist Health Medical Group.
Prior to joining Baptist Health, Dr. Maciel completed a colon and rectal surgery fellowship at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.
In addition to his colon and rectal surgery training, Dr. Maciel completed a minimally invasive colorectal surgery fellowship at University of Texas/Houston Methodist Hospital and a minimally invasive advanced GI surgery fellowship at Jackson South Community Hospital. He also spent four years as a general and minimally invasive surgeon for Broward Surgical Specialists in West Palm Beach, FL.
“With my focus on colorectal and weight loss surgeries, I find it important to establish a trusting, caring rapport with all my patients. I want everyone to feel completely comfortable discussing sensitive topics with me so we can achieve the best possible outcomes together,” said Dr. Maciel.
After earning his medical degree from Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Guadalajara. Dr. Maciel completed his general surgery residency at Ascension Health/St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
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