Alvaro Rodriguez-Raton MD, Ophthalmologist in Bilbao, was born in Bilbao in 1984 and studied at the Gaztelueta school (Getxo). Later, he graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Navarre, where he participated in research at the Center for Applied Medical Research (CIMA) and at the University of Navarre Clinic (CUN).
He specialized in Ophthalmology (Galdacano Hospital, Basque Health Service) and completed his training in centers of recognized international prestige (Fernández-Vega, Oviedo, Spain; NIIOS, Rotterdam, Netherlands; Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami, USA).
His area of expertise is refractive surgery; technique that includes the surgery of myopia, presbyopia and cataract with laser or intraocular lenses. The Ophthalmologist Alvaro Rodriguez-Raton has participated in numerous studies on the safety and long-term results of these ophthalmological interventions.
After 7 years of work in Public Health; He currently focuses his activity on IORR (Instituto Oftalmológico Rodríguez-Ratón). The Clinics in Bilbao and Getxo are committed to innovation, excellent care and resolution of eye diseases in accordance with the best international standards. Actively participates in the Spanish, European and International Societies of refractive surgery (SECOIR, ESCRS, ISCRS). He is also a member of the Spanish Society of Ophthalmology (SEO) and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO).