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Oscar Palma Rodríguez

Oscar Palma Rodríguez

Internal Medicine
Intensive Therapy
Emergency Medicine
Critical medicine and intensive care
Patient Demographics: Adult, Elderly

"At my practice, I believe in providing care as early and quickly as possible so as to resolve medical problems and to avoid further complications."

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Medical conditions (12)

Abnormal blood lipid count (dyslipidemia)
Acute kidney failure
Diabetes
Digestive tract disease
Dizzy
High triglycerides count
Hyperthyroidism (overactive thyroid)
Hypothyroidism (underactive thyroid)
Metabolic syndrome
Nephrotic syndrome
Pneumonia
Urinary tract infection (UTI)
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General Info

About me

I chose to specialize in Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, and Intensive Care to help patients that are in critical need of medical attention. What I enjoy most of being a doctor is to be a part of their healing process.

Languages

English, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Internal Medicine. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. February 1981 - February 1985
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. December 1979
Fellowships
  • Intensive Care at Newcastle upon Tyne, England

  • Emergency Medicine at Faculty of Medicine - Universidad de Costa Rica

Courses
  • Rotation in Trauma: Oregon Health & Science University

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED2098Active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Positions
  • Publicación: Manual de Sedación (2003)
  • Publicación: Manual Práctico de Ventilación Médica (2006)
  • Publicación: Manual Práctico de Cuidados Intensivos y Emergencias (2009)