Patricio Álvarez Cosmelli

Patricio Álvarez Cosmelli

Orthopedics and Traumatology
Pediatric Orthopedics
Patient Demographics: Babies, Children, Adult, Elderly

"In my practice, the most important aspect is my patient's satisfaction"

Show all
The information in this profile is responsability of the doctor

Make an appointment

Procedures (18)

General Inquiry
Extremity amputation
Knee arthroscopy
The treatment is repeated twice
The treatment is repeated twice
Ankle arthroscopy
Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery
First consultation
Hip fracture surgery
Post surgery follow-up
Shoulder and knee injury
Shoulder arthroscopy
Shoulder fixation surgery
Sports Surgery
Torn meniscus repair surgery
Total knee arthroplasty with prosthetic implant
Show all treatments

Medical conditions (40)

Ankle sprain
Fractured bone
Fractured hip
Fractured wrist
Stretched ligaments
Achilles tendon rupture
Achilles tendon strain
Artificial disc
Bone cancer
Bowed legs
Carpal tunnel syndrome
Cartilage and joints wear
Degenerative disc disease (DDD)
Femur fracture
Flat foot
Fractured ankle
Fractured fingers
Fractured foot
Fractured hand
Fractured knee
Fractured leg
Fractured shoulder
Herniated lumbar disc
Hip dysplasia
Hip pain
Knee injury
Leg pain
Low back pain
Meniscus problems
Neck pain, shoulder and hips
Quadriceps tendon rupture
Quadriceps tendon strain
Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS)
Trauma rotator cuff
Show all medical conditions

General Info

About me

I decided to study medicine because I could help and serve others through medicine. I like to talk and make my patients smile while I manage to relieve them.


English, português, Pyccĸий, Español


  • Specialty in Orthopedics and Traumatology. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. December 1979
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. December 1975
  • Spinal Column - Faculdade de Ciências Médicas da Santa Casa São Paulo (FCMSCSP). São Paulo, Brazil. December 1980

  • Pediatric Orthopedics and Trauma

  • Endoscopic Spine Surgery


  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED2403Active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

  • Costa Rican Orthopedic and Traumatology Association (ACOT) 2403
  • International Affiliate Member: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, since 2009 325958
  • AO Trauma Latin America 646441
  • AOSpine 10133
  • Postgraduate Professor of Orthopaedics - Faculty of Medicine, Unversidad de Costa Rica. San José, Costa Rica. 2000 - Present
  • Chief of Orthopedics - Caja Costarricense del Seguro Social, Hospital Nacional de Niños. San José, Costa Rica