Dr. Antonio Alcaraz

Head of the Service of Urology and Kidney Transplantation at Hospital Clínic de Barcelona.

  • Urología

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Associate professor of Urology in the Department of Surgery at the University of Barcelona.

Global pioneer of robotic and laparoscopic surgical techniques.
World’s first transvaginal nephrectomy (2007).
World’s first transvaginal kidney extraction due to a tumor (2009).

World's first transvaginal kidney transplant (2015)

More than 500 annual surgeries for more than 25 years. So far, more than 100 have been though natural body cavities.

· Author of more than 170 national and international scientific publications and 17 book chapters, and more than 500 national and international reviews.

· Member of the Scientific Committee of the EAU (European Association of Urology) during the last 8 years.

· Secretary of the Spanish Association of Urology (AEU): 2008-2012