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Jorge Rafael Hernández Cospín, M.D., B.Sc., M.Sc.

Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery Specialist

Education and Professional Experience
Credentials

Master Scientificae in Ophthalmology at Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala,
Fellow of Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery at Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala,
Fellow of Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery at the University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada,
Certified on the Placement of Phakic Lenses, Guatemala,
Member of the Canadian Association of Ophthalmology.

Professional Experience

Consultant for Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery at Visión Integral Guatemala since 2005,
Chief Resident at the Department of Ophthalmology at Hospital Roosevelt, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala during 2 years

Teaching Experience
Lecturer in several international congresses and symposia on Glaucoma and Cataract, Professor for Glaucoma and Cataract Surgery in the Ophthalmology Postgraduate Program at Hospital Roosevelt, Universidad de San Carlos de Guatemala.
Main activities
Specialist on diagnosis and treatment of Glaucoma and Cataract, particularly on micro-incision surgical treatments and laser. He is an expert on the placement of Cachet Phakic Lens for high myopia.
Languages
Spanish and English