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Andrea Guevara Moya
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Andrea Guevara Moya

Urology

Patient Demographics: Adult, Eldery

"The urological patient, man, woman, child or elderly deserves a comprehensive evaluation as a human, professional, student, parent and person. The focus in my practice is oriented towards a better quality of life in the above aspects, without omitting the genitourinary control."

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Procedures (52)

Consultation
Laser kidney stone treatment
bladder biopsy
Prostate surgery
Urodynamic tests
Artificial sphincter placement (men)
mesh placement
Circumcision
Coraliform calculus surgical treatment
Cystoscope
Cystostomy
Distal hypospadias surgery
Double J stent placement
Ectopic abdominal testicle surgery
Endoscopic cystography
Cervicotomy
Epididymal cysts resection surgery
Hydrocele with hernia surgery
Kidney cyst surgery
Kidney surgery
Laparoscopic nephrectomy
Male cytology
Nocturia evaluation
Online Medicine
Orquidectomy
Papilloma electrocoagulation (EC)
Penis Frenulectomy
Penis prosthesis placement
Percutaneous nephrolithotomy
Pericervical injection for female urinary incontinence
Prostate laser surgery
Unilateral inguinal lymphadenectomy
Renal transplant
Reverse vasectomy
Simple cystectomy
Spermatic cord torsion surgery
Total prostatectomy
Total urethrectomy
Transurethral resection of the prostate (TURP)
Umbilical hernia surgery
Ureteral calcium stone endoscopic removal
Ureteral calculus surgical treatment
Ureteral catheter removal
Ureteral stenosis surgery
Ureteroscopy
Urethral dilatation
Varicocele surgery
Varicocelectomy
Vasectomy
Vesical calcium ston endoscopic removal
Vesicoureteral reflux endoscopy
Vesicular irrigation
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Medical conditions (46)

Bladder problems
Cystitis
Enlarged prostate
Kidney stone
Prostate cancer
Adrenal tumor
Balanitis (foreskin inflammation)
Bladder cancer
Broken pelvis
Burning during urinating
Chancroid
Cryptorchidism
Curved penis
Delayed ejaculation
Epidimitis
Excessive urination at night
Fournier gangrene
Genital warts
Hematospermia (blood in semen)
Hematuria (blood in the urine)
Kidney cancer
Leukoplakia
Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV)
Male infertility
Male sexual disorder
Penis cancer
Penis diversion
Penis infection
Perinuem cancer
Phimosis
Premature ejaculation
Prostate pain
Renal colic (kidney nephritic syndrome)
Sexual development disorder
Sexual dysfunction
Sexual function problems
Sexual impotence (erectile dysfunction)
Spermatocele (spermatic cyst)
Testicle absence
Testicular cancer
Testicular torsion
Twisted spermatic cord
Ureteral obstruction
Urethral Cancer
Urethral meatal stenosis
Urinary tract infection (UTI)
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General Info

About me

Dr. Andrea Guevara specialized in urology at the University of Costa Rica. After she graduated as a specialist she was admitted for a year in the Service of Dr Claude Abbou at Paris, France. Dr Claude Abbou is a pioneer in laparoscopic and robotic surgery for postgraduate studies in Urology with emphasis on Urologic Oncology and advanced surgical techniques including robotic surgery. After working 10 years at the San Juan de Dios Hospital, she was the third urologist in Costa Rica and the first female urologist to be admitted as an attending specialist in a Class A adult hospital in Costa Rica. Dr. Guevara has published in the prestigious Journal of Urology. Currently, she works as a specialist at the Hospital CIMA San Jose, Hospital La Católica and the Costa Rican Institute of Therapeutic and Functional Oncology. She has affinity for clinical and research studies and directs clinical research in urology in ICIC.

Languages

English, français, Español

Education

Degrees
  • Specialty in Urology. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. 2006
  • Doctor and Surgery. Universidad de Costa Rica - Facultad de Medicina. 2000
Fellowships
  • Laparoscopic Surgery - Henri Mondor Hospital. Paris, Francia

  • Deep Urology - Université Pierre et Marie Curie. París, Francia

  • Diploma in Urodynamics - Université Paris Diderot. Paris, France

  • Advanced Urological Surgery - Henri Mondor Hospital. Paris, France

Courses
  • Highlights of the American Central American & Caribbean Urology Association. San Jose, Costa Rica

    September 2017

  • V Highlights of the AUA - Central America and Caribbean

    September 2017

  • I Simposium CAU - Centroamerica y del Caribe

    September 2017

  • XXVI Guatemalan Congress of Urology

    September 2017

  • Central America and the Caribbean SIUP Symposium

    September 2017

  • AUA Annual Meeting - Boston, 2017

    May 2017

  • Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign 2016 - San José Costa Rica

    June 2016

  • AUA Annual Meeting - San Diego California

    May 2016

  • IV Highlights of the AUA Central American and Caribbean - San José, Costa Rica

    May 2016

  • AUA Annual Meeting San Diego

    May 2016

  • XXII Conference in Spanish that precedes the AUA Congress - San Diego, California

    May 2016

  • Latin American Urology Summit

    May 2015

  • Central American and Caribbean Congress of Urology - San José, Costa Rica

    August 2014

  • AUA Annual Meeting Washington DC

    May 2014

  • AUA Annual Meeting Orlando Florida

    May 2014

  • ESU Masterclass on Female and Functional Reconstructive Urology

    October 2009

  • XVIII National Congress of Urology, Guatemala

    June 2009

  • AUA Annual Meeting, San Francisco

    April 2009

  • AUA Annual Meeting, San Francisco

    May 2004

  • AUA Annual Meeting San Francisco

Trainings
  • Postgraduate Degree

    Advanced Laparoscopic Surgery - Henri Mondor Hospital. Paris, France

  • Internship

    Laser Surgery and Endourology - Henri Mondor Hospital. Paris, France

  • Internship

    Robotic Surgery - Henri Mondor Hospital. Paris, France

  • Internship

    Urinary Incontinence

  • Diploma Degree

    Urodynamics

  • Diploma Degree

    Prostate Cancer

  • Internship

    Masterclass on Female and Functional Reconstructive Urology, Berlin, Germany

Professional

Licenses
  • Physicians and Surgeons College of Costa Rica cod. MED6428 - active

    Medic and Surgeon - Costa Rica

Affiliations
  • Costa Rican Association of Medical Urologists (AMUC)
  • American Urological Association (AUA)
Positions
  • Attending Specialist in Urology
  • Ad Honorem Collaborator - Association Of Prostate Cancer Patients
  • Surgeon Urologist - CIMA Hospital. San José, Costa Rica
  • Surgeon Urologist - La Católica Hospital
  • Assistant Specialist in Urology - San Juan de Dios Hospital. 2006 - 2013
  • Resident in Urology - San Juan de Dios Hospital. 2002-2006
  • Social Service - Sarapiquí Clinic. 2000 - 2001
Publications
  • The Role of Tumor-Free Status in Repeat Resection BeforeIntravesical Bacillus Calmette-Guerin for High Grade Ta, T1 andCIS Bladder CancerAndrea Guevara, Laurent Salomon, Yves Allory, Guillaume Ploussard,Alexandre de la Taille, Alexandre Paul, René Yiou, Andras Hoznek, Mickaël Dahan,Claude-Clément Abbou and Dimitri Vordos*From the Institut National en Santé et Recherche Médicale U955 EQ7, Departments of Urology and Pathology Assistance Publique-Hôpitauxde Paris, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Henri Mondor, Créteil, France
  • Memoire pour le diplome D`Universite D`Urodynamique. Faculte de medicine Xavier Bichat, 2008