Dr. Mireia Ruiz  Castilla

Dr. Mireia Ruiz Castilla

Registration No: 39512

Address: Plaza Alfonso Comín, 5 08023 Barcelona, Barcelona, Catalunya, 08023, Spain

Gender: Female

Type of Professional: Plastic and Cosmetic Surgeon

Associated Healthcare Provider: Hospital Quirónsalud Barcelona

Languages Spoken: Spanish

About the Doctor / Professional

Dr. Mireia Ruiz Castilla, Head of the Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery Service at the Hospital Quirónsalud Barcelona, is a specialist in Plastic Surgery and a Doctor of Surgery from the Autonomous University of Barcelona.

She has extensive experience in the medical-surgical management of breast pathology, cutaneous oncology, burns, facial fractures, hand surgery and alterations of skin coverage, both with the use of conventional as well as microsurgical techniques. She was a member of the surgical team that performed the two face transplants at the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital, one of the first total face transplant in the world.

Dr. Mireia has multiple presentations at international congresses to her credit and is the author of several publications in scientific journals of the specialty and specialized books. Her ongoing research projects include monitoring the use of new treatments for burns patients.

Special acknowledgements

  • Considered among the 5 best plastic surgeons in Spain by Forbes in 2018, 2019 and 2020
  • Considered among the 50 best female doctors in Spain by Vanitatis – El Confidencial en 2021
  • Collaborator of the radio program “En Bones Mans” de Onda Cero Radio
  • Considered among the best reviewers of the Burns Journal in 2017
  • Special mention in the Innovation Contest of the Vall d’Hebron Research Institute, 2014

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Collaborator of the radio program “En Bones Mans” de Onda Cero Radio