Antonian Health | Raul Ramos, M.D.

Raul Ramos, M.D.



540 Madison Oak Dr.
Suite 370
San Antonio, Texas 78258




Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Nuevo Leon

Monterrey, N.L. Mexico  1959-1966

Medical Degree        March 16, 1966




Bexar County Hospital District, The University of Texas Health Science Center At San Antonio, Texas

Surgical Residency, 1967-1971


Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota

Fellowship in Colon and Rectal Surgery

July 1971-October 1972




American Board of Surgery  April 20, 1972

American Board of Colon and Rectal Surgery, September 22, 1972




Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio:  June 1973 – July 1978


Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio:  1989 – 1999


Clinical Professor of Surgery,

The University of TexasHealthScienceCenter at

San Antonio:  2003 – Present


Examiner American Board of Surgery




Chairman, Department of Surgery,

BaptistMemorialHospital System:

1983 -1984, 1989 – 1990


Bexar County Hospital District,

Medical Staff, 1998


BaptistMemorialHospital System

Medical Staff 1999


Santa RosaMedicalCenter

Medical Staff 1998



Medical Staff 1999


Methodist Specialty and TransplantHospital

Medical Staff 1999


St. Luke’s LutheranHospital

Medical Staff 1999


Hospital Santa Engracia

Garza Garcia, Mexico

Surgeon in Chief 1999 – 2001




Secretary, Texas Society of Colo-Rectal

Surgeons – 1977


President, Texas Society of Colon and Rectal

Surgeons – 1977


President, Texas Society of Colon and Rectal

Surgeons – 1978


Vice-President, General Surgical Society of

San Antonio – 1979


President, General Surgical Society of

San Antonio – 1980


Secretary, Sociedad Medica-Hispano Americana de

Tejas – 1979


Vice-President, Southern Medical Association

Section of Colo-Rectal Surgery – 1979


Chariman, Southern Medical Association,

Section of Colo-Rectal Surgery – 1980


Secretary, Southern Medical Association,

Section of Colo-Rectal Surgery – 1981, 1982, 1983


Council Member, American Society of Colon and Rectal

Surgeons 1981-1982


President, San Antonio Surgical Society

1986 and 1987


Director Bexar County Medical Society,

Board of Directors 1990 – 1992


Chairman, Exhibits Committee


President Sociedad Medica Hispano-Americana

De Tejas 1986





BexarCounty Medical Society

Texas Medical Association

Texas Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

AmericanCollege of Surgeons

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Sociedad Mexicana de Cirujanos de Colon y Recto

Aust Society



Course Director, Colon & Rectal Surgery

Post Graduate Course, The University of Texas

HealthScienceCenter at San Antonio

Lakeway, Texas – March 1976

Visiting Professor, University of NuevoLeon

Monterrey, Mexico – April 1976

Visiting Professor, Asamblea Nacional de

Cirujanos, Juarez Hospital, Mexico City

November 1976

Visiting Professor, Monographic Course,

Colo-Rectal Surgery, JuarezHospital

Mexico City – November 1977

Visiting Professor, Surgery

University of NuevoLeon, Monterrey, Mexico

Course in Colo-Rectal Surgery – April 1980

Director of Surgical Course – “Advances en Cirugia” in Spanish

The University of TexasHealthScienceCenter

At San Antonio – September 1979

Visiting Professor of Surgery, Military Medical

School, Mexico City – February 1980

Course Director – “Office Proctology”

Southern Medical Association, San Antonio, Texas November 1980

Visiting Professor of Surgery, MilitaryHospital

Mexico City – February 1981

“Management of Occult Gastrointestinal Bleeding”

Mexican Society of Colo-Rectal Surgeons,

Guadalajara, Mexico – October 1976


“Alternative in Management of Rectal Carcinoma”

Texas Medical Association Meeting, San Antonio,

Texas – May 1978


“Diverticulitis in the Young”

Texas Medical Association Meeting, San Antonio

Texas – May 1978


Guest Speaker, Sociedad Colombiana de

Gastroenterologia, Cartegena, Colombia

October 1978


“Anal Stricture”-Post Graduate Course

Colon and Rectal Surgery, AmericanCollege of

Surgeons, San Francisco, California

October 1978


“Rectal Bleeding”

TexasAcademy of Family Physicians, San Antonio

Texas – October 1978


“Rectal Bleeding, Office Treatment of Hemorrhoids

Family Practice Grand Round, The University of

TexasHealthScienceCenter at San Antonio,

January 1969


“Colon Surgery”

Sociedad Medica Hispano – Americana de Texas

Las Vegas, Nevada – Aprit 1979


“Low Anterior Resection of the Rectosigmoid

Using the EAA Autosuture”

Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery,

Texas Medical Association Meeting, Dallas, Texas

May 1979


“Office Proctology”

The University of TexasHealthScienceCenter at

San Antonio – Family Practice Recertification

Review Course – June 1979


“Diverticulitis of the Right Colon”

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Meeting in Colorado Springs, Colorado

June 1981


“Malignant Potential of Chronic Ulcerative


Southern Medical Association Meeting,

New Orleans, Louisiana – November 1981


“Anemia Secondary to Bleeding Hemorrhoids”

International Society of University of Colon and

Rectal Surgeons, Munich, Germany – June 1982


“Right-Sided Diverticulitis”

Post Graduate Course in Colon and Rectal Surgery

AmericanCollege of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois

October 1982


“Total Proctocolectomy and Ileoanal Anastomosis”

Southern Medical Association Meeting,

Atlanta, Georgia – November 1982


“Colo-Anal Anastomosis”

AmericanCollege of Surgeons, South Texas

Chapter Austin, Texas – January 1984


“Sphincter – Saving Procedures”

AmericanCollege of Surgeons, Mexican Chapter

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico – 1984


“Chronic Ulcerative Colitis”

Meeting of Mexican Society of Colo Rectal

Surgeons, Guadalajara, Mexico – August 1983


“Inflammatiory Bowel Disease”

Guest Speaker, Mexican Society of

Gastroenterology, Monterrey, Mexico

September 1983


“Complications of Ileoanal Anastomosis,

Prevention and Management

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

New Orleans, Louisiana – May 1984



“Complications of Ileoanal Anastomosis”

Texas Medical Association, Fort Worth, Texas

May 1984


“Advances in Colo Rectal Surgery”

Guest Speaker, 50thAnniversaryHospital Muguerza

Monterrey, Mexico – July 1984


“Right-Sided Diverticulitis”

Panel Discussion – AmericanCollege of Surgeons

San Francisco, California – October 1984


“Simple Technique for the Construction of Ileal

Pouch” Poster Presentation

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

San Diego, California – May 1985


“Restorative Proctocolectomy”

Visiting Professor at Gemelli Clinic

Universidad Catolica Sacred Heart

Rome, Italy – June 1985


“Sphicter Savings Procedures”

Collegium Internacionale Chirurgia Digestive

Milan, Italy – June 1985


“Colon and Rectal Surgical Course”

Visiting Professor at MilitaryHospital

Mexico City, Mexico – May 1986


“Colon and Rectal Cancer Update”

Texas Medical Association

Dallas, Texas – May 1986


“Course in Colon and Rectal Surgery”

Guest Speaker

Sociedad Venezolana de Cirugia

Caracas – July 1986


“Inflammatory Bowel Disease”

Distinguished Lecturer

Academia Nacional de Cirugia

Monterrey, Mexico – September 1986



Panel Discussion

American College of Surgeons Meeting

New Orleans, Louisiana – October 1986


“Colon Surgery Films”

Panel Discussion

American College of Surgeons Meeting

San Francisco, California – October 1987


“Lower Gastrointestinal Endoscopy of Surgeons:

Flexible Sigmoidoscopy and Colonoscopy

Program Chairman

American College of Surgeons Meeting

San Antonio, Texas – April 14, 1988


“Complications in Colonoscopy”

American College of Surgeons Meeting

Boston, Massachusetts – April 1989


Visiting Professor, Sociedad Mexicana de Cirujanos

Puebla, Mexico – November 1990


“Laparoscopic Colon Surgery”

Poster Presentation

American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons

Boston, Massachusetts – May 1991


Guest Speaker, Pennsylvania Society of Colon and

Rectal Surgeons

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – September 1991


“Diverticulitis in the Young”

French Association of Surgeons Meeting

Paris, France – October 1991


Visiting Professor


Chicago, March 10, 1992


Visiting Professor

Universidad de Guanajuato

Leon, Guanajuato Mexico

Septiembre 1992



Guest Speaker, Sociedad

Chilena de Cirugia Meeting

Vina del MarChile 1992


Visiting Professor

Institute Tecnologico Estudio Superiores

en Monterrey

Monterrey, Mexico – February 1993



Purdue Frederick Award

American Proctological Society, December 1971


Walter Fansler Traveling Award

American Proctological Society, December 1971


Phoenis Spirit Award

United Ostomy Association

March 8, 1989



  1. Ramos R, Spencer RJ, O’Brien PC, Hill Jr:

On Complication of Sigmoidoscopy, Diseases of

The Colon and Rectum 1974; 17:61.


  1. Green GI, Ramos B. Bannayan GA, McFeeAS:

Colitis Cystica Profunda. American Journal of

Surgery 1974;1 27:749


  1. McFee AS, Ramos B. Urban E. Capps WF:A

Practical Guide to Hemorrhoid Therapy, Hospital

Physician 1974 July: 24-33


  1. Richardson JD, McInnis WD, Ramos R, Aust JB:

Occult Gastrointestinal Bleeding. An Evaluation

of Available Diagnostic Methods Archive of

Surgery, May 1975; 110:661-665


  1. Schwesinger WH, Levine BA, Ramos R:

Complications in Colonoscopy, Surgery

Gynecology, and Obstetrics 1979; 148:270-281.


  1. McFeeAS, Sutton PG, Ramos R: Diverticulitis of

the Right Colon, Diseases of the Colon and Rectum,

April 1982; Vol. 25 No. 3.


7.         Bode WE, Ramos R, Page CP: Invasive Necrotizing

Infection Secondary to Anorectal Abscess.

Diseases of the Colon and Rectum, July/August

1982; Vol. 25


8.        Ramos R, Salinas H, Tucker L: Conservative

Approach to the Treatment of Bowen’s of

The Anus. Diseases of the Colon And Rectum,

November 1983; Vol. 26


9.        Ramos R, Bode WE: Simple Techinique for

Construction of a “J” Pouch. Diseases of the

Colon and Rectum, February 1988.


10.     Ramos R, Carrel A. Herrera L: Current treatment

of Desmoids in familial Adenomatous polyposis Edit

Herrera L. 1990 Alan r. Liss, Inc. New York


11.      Phillip EH, Franklin M, Carrol BJ, Fallas MJ, Ramos R,

Rosenthal D,: Laparoscopic Colectomy. Annals of

Surgery. 1992 Vol 5


12.      Schrock, TR, Bailey HR, Coller JA, Ramos R, Wesner

Laparoscopic Colectomy. Expert Exchange. Perspective

In Colon and Rectal Surgery. 1992 Vol 5


13.      Scchauer, P., Ramos R, Ghiatas, A.A., Sirinek, K.R.

Virulent Diverticular Disease in Young Obese Men

The American Journal of Surgery, 1992 Vol.164


14.      Franklin ME Jr.,Ramos R;Rosenthal D., Schuessler

W., World J Surg 1993 Jan-Feb;17 (1):51-6

Laparoscopic Colonic Procedures


15.      Franklin M.,Rosenthal D.,Ramos R.,Laparoscopic

Colectomy Utopia of Reality?

Gastrointestinal Endoscopy,Clinics of North America

Volumn 3 – Number 2 – April 1993


16.      Ramos R.,Laparoscopic Sigmoid and Left Colon Resection

Surgical Oncology Clinics of North America

Volume 3 – Number 4 October 1994


17.      Ramos R.,Cirugia Laparoscopia de Recto

Enfermedades Ano Rectales, Diagnostico y Tratamiento

Edith.Lopez-Rios F.1999 Harcourt Brace de Espana

SA Madrid