Julio Núñez, CRNA, MNA Anesthesiologist
Dr. Julio J. Nuñez is an anesthesiologist with more than 30 years of experience and professional practice, 9 of them dedicated to the field of cosmetic surgery.
He is recognized in My Cosmetic Surgery for his kindness, and for the time he devotes to listening to his patients and trying to understand their doubts, before each surgery.
Studies and professional experience
Dr. Julio J. Núñez attended the School of Medicine at the University of Santiago Compostela, Spain.
He graduated from the Anesthesia Program at the University of Miami in January 1987.
He got the Flex Certification for the state of New York.
He holds medical licenses from Florida, New York, and Puerto Rico.
He was Director of the Anesthesia Department of the Carolina Ophthalmic Institute and Director of the Anesthesia Department of the Hato Rey Community Hospital.
He holds the Certification License of the Anti-Drug Administration.
Since 2010 he has been part of the My Cosmetic Surgery anesthesia team.
Functions performed in My Cosmetic Surgery
Dr. Julio J. Núñez is specifically trained to administer anesthetic agents to the patient before a surgical procedure and perfectly masters the different analgesic techniques used in surgery.
Before starting the surgery, the anesthesiologist interviews each patient and performs an extensive physical and psychological evaluation with the aim of determining the different possibilities before the operation and prevent any possible complications.
During the intervention, the anesthesiologist stays with the patient the whole time, making sure he is comfortable and safe.
He is responsible for the meticulous monitoring of all patients’ vital functions and organisms during surgery.
While the surgeon performs the surgical procedure, the anesthesiologist controls the proper functioning of the monitors and systems, as well as checking the anesthetic drugs.
After the operation, the anesthesiologist gives the patient the treatment for postoperative pain and nausea and advises the most appropriate time to return to drink or eat.
Associations, awards and recognition
- Executive Committee Member, Larkin Community Hospital
- Member, Board of Directors, Larkin Community Hospital