Dra. Ana Otero Piñeiro

Lenguages: Spanish | Catalan | English | Galician


· Senior Specialist of the Gastrointestinal Surgery Service of the Clínic Barcelona

  • Cáncer de colon y recto
  • Cirugía Gastrointestinal
  • Cirugía general y digestiva
  • Cirugía laparoscópica
  • Cirugía Laparoscópica en el cáncer de colon y recto

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· Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, 2007

· Specialist in General and Digestive Surgery, Hospital Germans Trias, 2013

· Research Fellow in the Colorectal Surgery unit of the Cleveland Clinic (Cleveland, Ohio)


· More than 10 years of experience

· More than 1000 interventions in gastrointestinal surgery

· Extensive experience in robotic colorectal surgery as first female surgeon


· Minimally Invasive Surgery

· Robotic and laparoscopic surgery

· Transanal approach using the TaTME technique for colorectal cancer


· Doctoral thesis: Usefulness of indocyanine green angiography for prevention of anastomotic leakage in colorectal surgery. Director: JM Balibrea, AM Lacy. Rating: Outstanding Cum Laude. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 2018

· More than 40 publications (several as first author in journals with high IF)

· 10 book chapters

· Reviewer of scientific journals