Dr. José Zayas M.D. is an outstanding Cuban aesthetic surgeon known for combining medical skills and specialized training. As part of his professional style, he is characterized by carrying out extensive consultations before proceeding with surgery in order to achieve the greatest possible overlap between the patient's wishes and what objectively medical science could offer without damaging their health.
With forty years in surgical practice,Dr. José Zayas M.D. accumulated vast experience in patient care, communication with patients and teamwork. His patients report high satisfaction rates.
Since 2008 he works as a cosmetic surgeon at My Cosmetic Surgery.
Dr. José Zayas M.D. attended medical school at the Higher Institute of Medical Sciences of Havana and completed his residency in general surgery at “Calixto Garcia” Hospital in 1976, in Havana, Cuba.
From the following year he began working in the same medical center in Havana; first as a general surgeon and then as head of the surgical team. In 1984 he went on to serve as Chief of Surgery at “Carlos M. de Céspedes” Hospital in Havana.
Between 1990 and 1992 he worked as a Specialist in General Surgery of the United Nations in Georgetown, Guyana and from 1995 to 2002 he was Chief of Residents on Surgery at Kendall Regional Center, Florida.
In 2003 he won the Florida Medical Licensing “Board of Medicine” and in 2006, the Certification of the American Board of Abdominal Surgery on General and Cosmetic Surgery.