Dr. Rafael Lluberes Freites is a Member of the Dominican Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (SODOCIPRE), Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic Surgery (FILACP), International Confederation for Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery (IPRAS), Dominican Medical College (CMD).
Doctor Rafael Lluberes Freites is a specialist in Plastic, Aesthetic and Reconstructive Surgery with more than 35 years of experience in the area.
He completed his training as a general practitioner at the Technological Institute of Santo Domingo (INTEC) as part of the fourth class of university graduates. He studied Post-Graduate studies at the prestigious Hospital de la Santa Creu i de Sant Pau, of which he became an assistant professor of practical classes in surgical pathology at the Autonomous University of Barcelona in Spain.
Upon his return to Santo Domingo, he created the theoretical-practical chair of the Central University of the East (UCE), of which he was a professor for 16 years.
He has been a professor at the Surgery residency at the Dr. Ramón del Lara Military Hospital, Dominican Air Force, San Isidro; from the Doctor Darío Contreras University Hospital, Santo Domingo Este, and from the Central Hospital of the Armed Forces, Santo Domingo, DN.
In order to give a more personalized and careful treatment to his patients, in 2006 he founded The Lluberes Institute of Plastic Surgery (ILLCPLAST).
He has created a work program in lower limb lymphedema at the Dr. Marcelino Vélez Santana Regional Hospital to work with patients suffering from this disease. Creator of the total lymphedema-fasciectomy technique with partial-thickness graft on the muscle. At present, he has operated on 50 successful cases with these patients.
Perform cosmetic and reconstructive procedures throughout the body, among which we can mention breast augmentation and reduction, abdominoplasty (tummy tuck), liposuction, liposculpture, buttock augmentation with lipo transference (own autologous fat), buttock augmentation with silicone implants, augmentation calf surgery with implants, blepharoplasty (eyelid surgery), gynecomastia (breast augmentation surgery in men), otoplasty (ear surgery), rhinoplasty (nose surgery), lifting (facial rejuvenation surgery), mentoplasty ( chin augmentation), neck surgery, Brachioplasty (arm surgery), Thighplasty (leg lift surgery), body contour reshaping, lip augmentation, injection with botulinum toxin (botox), facial fat and acid reshaping hyaluronic, post-bariatric surgery, hand surgery and burn surgery.
Member of the Dominican Society of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery (SODOCIPRE), Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic Surgery (FILACP), International Confederation for Plastic Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery (IPRAS), Dominican Medical College (CMD).