Department of Surgery
University Rey Juan Carlos
Prof. Jaime Ruiz Tovar is a Professor at University Hospital Rey Juan Carlos, spain. He is a General and Digestive Surgeon at University Hospital Rey Juan Carlos, Spain, where he is specialized in bariatric surgery. Prof. Jaime Ruiz Tovar is also Secretary of the Surgical Infections Section of the Spanish Surgical Society and Head of the Bariatric Surgery section of the ERAS-Spain group (Enhanced Recovery After Surgery). He actually leads several investigational projects focused on bariatric surgery and surgical infections. His research interests includes Sleeve gastrectomy, Metabolic effect of bariatric surgery, Electrical neurostimulation as alternative bariatric procedures, Prophylactic measures against surgical site infection.