Minor Valverde Madriz

Minor Valverde Madriz

Patient Demographics: Children, Adult, Elderly
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Procedures (80)

Sinus Surgery
Abnormal ear growth surgical removal
Abnormal paranasal sinus growth surgical removal
atrial fistulectomy
Audiometry Adults
Auricular biopsy
Basic nose fracture surgery
Bone anchored hearing aid (BAHA)
Brainstem auditory evoked potential evaluation (BEAP)
Branchial cyst resection
Cervicofacial surgery cyst or fistula
Neck Surgery
Children endoscopy
Cirugía de colesteatoma
Closure of cerebrospinal fluid leaks
Cochlear implant
Cricopharyngeal dilatation
cricopharyngeal myotomy
Lacrimal duct obstruction surgery
Ear Cleaning
Endoscopy of vocal cords
External ear canal stenosis surgery
facial nerve surgery
Flexible nasal endoscopy
Imperforate ear canal surgery
Laryngeal dilation
Laryngeal excision and abscess drainage
larynx biopsy
Laser cordectomy endoscopic microsurgery
Lateral pharyngeal abscess surgery
Lingual tonsillectomy
Lymph node biopsy
Middle ear surgery
Myringoplasty and tympanic tube placement
Nasal biopsy
Nasal septoplasty
nasofaringolaringea Endoscopy
nasopharyngeal angiofibroma surgery
Oral cavity biopsy
Orbital decompression
Orosinusal fistula surgery
Repair of ossicular chain
Otoacoustic emissions
Peritonsillar abscess surgery
Pharynx biopsy
Radiofrequency palate
Radiofrequency turbinate
Resection of laryngeal nodules
resection of papillomas
Resection of thyroglossal
Rigid nasal endoscopy
Surgery for abcess on the floor of the mouth
Surgery for dysphagia
Surgery for dysphonia
Surgery tongue base
Suspension hyoid
Thyroglossal duct cyst and fistula surgery
Thyroid surgery
Tonsillectomy with adenoidectomy
Total laryngectomy
Tracheal fistula surgery
Tracheal stenosis surgery
Turbinate surgery
tympanic tubes
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Medical conditions (41)

Nasal septum deviation
Partial hearing loss (hypacusis)
Stuffy nose
Acoustic neuroma (benign inner ear tumor)
Adenoid infection
Broken nose
Chronic rhinitis
Clogged tear duct
Difficulty swallowing
Ear infection
Ear infection (otitis media)
Ear pain
Facial paralysis
Glossitis (tongue soreness)
Head and Neck Cancer
Hearing loss
Hearing Problems
Inability to cry
Laryngitis (loss of voice)
Larynx cancer
Nasal polyp growths
Node in neck
Nodes in neck
Otalgia (ear pain)
Runny nose
Sleep apnea
Sleep disorders
Sudden deafness
Swallowing pain
Swollen tongue
Throat ache
Throat infection
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General Info


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  • Specialty in Otorhinolaryngology. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. August 2011 - July 2015
  • Medicine and Surgery Degree. Escuela Aútonoma de Ciencias Médicas (Actual UCIMED). January 2003 - December 2009
  • American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - New Orleans, United States

    September 2019 - September 2019

  • Surgical Training Course in Hearing Implants. La Paz University Hospital, Madrid, Spain

    September 2019 - September 2019

  • 16th Pediatric Symposium on Cochlear Implants - Hollywood, United States of America

    July 2019 - July 2019

  • Iberoamerican Congress of Cochlear Implants GICCA - Pamplona, Spain

    June 2019 - June 2019

  • II Rhinoplasty Practical Course - Bogotá, Colombia

    April 2019 - April 2019

  • I Congress of Rhinoplasty of Central America and the Caribbean - City of Antigua, Guatemala

    February 2019 - February 2019

  • XXXVI Pan American Congress of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - Lima, Peru

    November 2018 - November 2018

  • American Academy of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery - Atlanta, United States of America

    October 2018 - October 2018

  • IV Rhinology Course - Hospital Clinic - University of Barcelona, Spain

    September 2018 - September 2018

  • VI International Laryngology Seminar: Evidence and Practice - ISSSTE Medical Center 20 de Noviembre, Mexico City, Mexico

    May 2018 - August 2018

  • Curso Masters en Cirugía de la Voz - Hospital Ángeles Pedregal UNAM, Ciudad de México, México.

    February 2018 - March 2018

  • Curso Internacional de Cirugía en Apnea Obstructiva del Sueño - Florida Hospital, Orlando, USA.

    February 2018 - February 2018

  • Organizador: Simposio Cirugía Endoscopica de Oído Dr. J. Nogueira (Brasil) - San José, Costa Rica

    October 2017 - October 2017

  • III Course Vertigo Update - Fesormex, Guadalajara, Mexico

    August 2017 - August 2017

  • Organizer: Nasosinusal Surgery Update "Dr. Roy Casiano (University of Miami)" - San José, Costa Rica

    August 2017 - August 2017

  • ENT World Congress IFOS 2017 - Paris, France

    June 2017 - July 2017

  • 4th Funtional and Radical Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Course - Burdeos, France

    June 2017 - June 2017

  • IV International Seminar of Laryngology: Evidence and Practice - ISSSTE and Centro Médico 20 de Noviembre, Ciudad de México, México

    August 2016 - August 2016

  • Diploma Degree

    Latin American Diploma of Laryngology, Phonosurgery and Reconstruction of the Airway - National Autonomous University. Mexico. 2015 - 2016

  • Internship

    Neurotology Mini-fellowship Program - University of Miami Institute Miller School of Medicine and Jackson Memorial Hosptial - USA

  • Postgraduate Degree

    Postgraduate of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, University of Costa Rica


  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED10423Active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

  • Costa Rican Association of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery
  • YO-IFOS - International Federation of ORL Societies
  • International Group of Endoscopic Ear Surgery
  • American Cochlear Implant Alliance
  • 2016 Menarini Award for Academic Excellence 2015. First Place of Otorhinolaryngology Specialty.
  • 2015 Graduated with Honors of Specialty in Otolaryngology - Universidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica
  • Professor of Otorhinolaryngology - Universidad Latina de Costa Rica, 2016 - to the present
  • Professor of Post-Graduate Otorhinolaryngology - University of Costa Rica, 2017 to the present
  • Specialist in Otolaryngology - Hospital México CCSS
  • National Cochlear Implants Program - Hospital México CCSS
  • TANU Universal Neonatal Auditory Screening Program - Hospital México CCSS
  • Expositor: ``Introducción a la Cirugía Endoscopica de Oído``. Sesión Interhospitalaria de la Asociación Costarricense de Otorrinolaringología y Cirugía de Cabeza y Cuello, 2015
  • Expositor: ´´Experiencia Endoscopic Ear Surgery en el Hospital México´´Sesión Interhospitalaria de la Asociación Costarricense de Otorrinolaringología y Cirugía de Cabeza y Cuello, 2015
  • Expositor: "Actualización en amígdalas y adenoides". Congreso Médico Nacional. Guanacaste, Costa Rica 2015
  • Expositor: "Cirugía Endoscopica de Oído". Congreso Médico Nacional. Guanacaste, Costa Rica 2015
  • "Cochlear Implant Complications in Costa Rica: 11 Years Experience" Presentación de ePoster en 13th International Conference on Cochlear Implants and other Implantable Auditory Technology, realizado en Munich, Alemania (2014)
  • "Timpanoplastía Transcanal Endoscópica": Experiencia en Costa Rica`` Presentación de ePoster en el XXXV Congreso Panamericano de Otorrinolaringología y Cirugía de Cabeza y Cuello, realizado en La Habana, Cuba (2016)