Eric Santamaria M.D., is Professor of Reconstructive Microsurgery of the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico and Associate Professor of the Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery at Hospital General Dr. Manuel Gea Gonzalez and the Instituto Nacional de Cancerologia in Mexico City. He did a 3 year fellowship in Reconstructive Microsurgery at Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, in Taipei, Taiwan and at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.
As an accomplished clinician, his expertise focuses on surgery of the Breast, Head and Neck and extremity reconstruction. His research interests focus predominantly on Prelaminated Free Flaps and Perforator Flaps. Widely published, with more than 43 peer reviewed journal articles and 12 book chapters Dr. Santamaria also actively participates in senior leadership activities of many international and national professional societies and associations. He has been elected recently 1st president of the Fu-Chan Wei Club and Chairman of 2021 WSRM meeting in Cancun, Mexico.