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Summary Biography

Summary Biography Dr. Alberto Lajo Rivera 

  • Physician Specialist in Toxicology (Complutense University of Madrid).
  • Specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, via MIR.
  • Specialist in STD and AIDS (Complutense University of Madrid and University Hospital of Madrid).
  • Doctor of Legal Medicine, Toxicology, Deontology, Health Legislation.

  • Master in Family Counseling and Counseling and diploma in Family Sciences from the Pontifical University of Salamanca.
  • He has also completed several postgraduate courses and conferences.
  • He founded the consultation in 1989.
  • Working languages: Spanish, English, French and Portuguese.

  • Doctor Cum Laude in Medicine and Surgery from the University of Valladolid.
  • Specialist in Valuation of Bodily Damage by the Complutense University of Madrid.
  • Diploma in Disabilities and Occupational Health (Universidad Complutense de Madrid).
  • Diploma in Insurance Medicine (Complutense University of Madrid).
  • Doctor of Medicine, Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine
  • Physician Specialist in Toxicology (Complutense University of Madrid).
  • Specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery, via MIR.
  • Specialist in STD and AIDS (Complutense University of Madrid and University Hospital of Madrid). 

Doctor of legal medicine from the University of Valladolid, specialist in expert medicine from the Complutense University of Madrid and, belongs to the body of judicial medical experts of the Illustrious College of Physicians of Madrid. Between 1990 and 1994 he carried out the research study on disability matters in the Spanish state, being one of the deepest studies carried out in Spain in the area of ​​disability research. He has received numerous awards, national and international in which we will highlight those that are most impressive:


In 1990 he obtained the number one in the opposition phase of general practitioners in the Spanish state (which was attended by 7,000 opponents).


In 1993, he received the honorable mention, in recognition of his dedication to the care activity, development and development of respiratory insufficiency protocols and cardio-pulmonary resuscitation at the University Hospital of Valladolid.


In this same year he is also appointed Delegate of Spain at the World Congress of legal medicine in Cairo-Egypt.


In 1994 he received the Cum Laude PhD, unanimously from the court; for his brilliant research work on disabilities, diseases and disabling injuries in the Spanish state, in the Department of Legal Medicine of the University of Valladolid.


In the same year, in the MIR opposition of the Spanish State by the Ministry of Health, Education and Culture, he obtained first place in the Community of Madrid: INSALUD. Specialty in plastic, cosmetic and restorative surgery (attended by about 30,000 opponents) delivered by King Juan Carlos I.


In 1995 he was elected doctor of the year, based on his research and teaching at the Hospital La Paz.

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In 1996 he was named honorary resident of La Paz Hospital.

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In the same year he presented himself to the elections of the Sanitary City of La Paz, carrying out a campaign with the objective of obtaining the commission and teaching voice of said hospital. In the hospital elections, he is elected by majority as a specialist in the commission and teaching vocal.

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In 1997 he received the certificate of recognition and distinction, in the Barnes hospital, Missouri of the USA, for his collaboration and participation in the programmed surgery of peripheral nerve.


1999-2004: It is worth mentioning the numerous professional awards for the conferences given in numerous countries of the American continent. Presenting its results, of research, of facial transplant surgery, performed experimentally on cadaver, at the Medical Forensic Institute of Mérida (Mexico)


In 2000, he was awarded the honorary membership of the Scientific Society of Maxillofacial Surgery, for his collaboration in the Department of the University in Yucatan (Mexico), where he taught twelve courses of oncological surgery and craniofacial reconstruction.


In 2001 he also received the distinction, in recognition of his volunteering, at the paraplegics center of the order of St. Vincent de Paul in Merida (Mexico)


In the same year, after working at CMA and Mercy American Hospital, he is awarded a ceremonial gala, a diploma that records the excellent professional collaboration that Dr. Lajo Rivera maintained during his hospital stay. Indicating his immense capacity for work, which led him to carry out an intense teaching and scientific activity, experiencing new dissection techniques on corpses, giving courses and numerous conferences in universities, professional colleges, hospitals.


Between 2003 and 2005 he founded the INTERPLASTIC CENTERS center that brings together offices in the Spanish cities of Madrid, Barcelona, ​​Palencia, Valladolid, Santander and Segovia, attending both casuistic aesthetic and restorative plastic surgery, as well as medical judicial expertise in the areas of civil law , criminal and labor.


In 2014 the Europe forum awarded its Gold medal, and in 2015 it receives the medical excellence award in distinction to its professional trajectory, granted by the International Confederation of Health - Cis Salud, Confederation composed of a dozen countries.


Likewise, it is worth mentioning that since 1993 until that current moment, the regulatory holiday periods had been occupied annually, in aid and collaboration in different countries, NGOs, Foundations and missions, this activity is currently carried out within the programs established in the foundation Alberto Lajo, created in 2014, within which priorities are established, and likewise coverage is given to those centers and missions that were visited by Dr. Lajo in humanitarian aid on earlier date. 

Among the distinctions and numerous awards that he has recently received, he highlights the gold medal for excellence in health, institutional modality awarded by the CIS, to the Alberto Lajo Foundation, which he personally received as founder and president of said foundation. The Alberto Lajo Foundation is an institution whose objective is to help those people or places in health, where catastrophes or epidemics have occurred. The foundation of Doctor Lajo has been awarded by the International Confederation of Health prize that he shared with, the San Juan de Dios Hospital Order and with the Women's Heart Center "Heart of Jesus". Its foundation has developed grants in various parts of the five Continents.


As a result of his experience as a toxicologist, an expert in toxicology, in 2013 he created the first prototype of what his cosmetic line would be, during the year 2014 he presented, in several countries, a new edition of his cosmetic line, called “Fondation Alberto Lajo”. This cosmetic line is currently being exported and distributed in the US, Colombia, Chile, Peru, Ecuador, Ukraine and Russia.

He is also the author of numerous works and publications, is an editor and writer. Having written several books on medicine, plastic and cosmetic surgery, having reissued his latest book, "The Art of Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery", in the last year.

He also collaborates in numerous forums on society, culture and social geography. Having actively participated in the morning of radio cope and national radio of Spain; having collaborated in television programs: public, and private such as Antena 3, telemadrid, among others.

He is also editor and editor of the semiannual magazine “A. Lajo Estética y Belleza ”in which, not only describes latest trends in aesthetics and advances in plastic surgery, but also includes cultural, social and sports issues.

He distributes his professional activity as a surgeon between Madrid and Paris where he has been living for two years.

The benefits of its cosmetic line and all its publications are donated to the charitable foundation that presides and whose objectives are the administration of anticonvulsants in orphanages in Ho Chi Minh, former Saigon in Vietnam.

He received the most recognized award from the European economic community: European Citizen of the year 2015, awarded by the Europe 2001 Forum.

In 2016 he received the highest institutional distinction in health: “Prize to the medical by achievement for a better life”, awarded by the International Organization for Medical Training and Research, IOCIM. 

The International Organization for Training and Medical Research, (IOCIM), grants the recognition of Professional Excellence in Health to Dr. Alberto Lajo, during 2016.


He was awarded the "Award for best of Investigation Work" "World leader in Medical Sciences for the benefit of Mankind" and named "Maximun Leader of Excellence in Health" and "International Vice President in Spain" for the World Association of Health Excellence (AMES). As well as the Presidency of the World Health Congress that will be held in May 2017, in Madrid, Spain.

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Also in September of this year, 2016 received the “Professional Health Excellence Award”, “Prize to the Medical by Achievement for a better life” and “Elite Active Member” delivered by the Organization for Medical Research Training (IOCIM), in Chiclayo, Peru.

He has been a participant in the Medical Congress specializing in restorative and cosmetic surgery of the American International Society, held in Kyoto Japan 2015 - 2016 

Doctor of Legal Medicine, Toxicology, Deontology, Health Legislation. In 1990, he attended the examinations of doctors of the Spanish state convened by the Ministry of Social Affairs, the 1991 opposition exam being held, following the usual regulations in said oppositions regarding being held at the same time and with the same content in the main cities of the Spanish state, 26 thousand doctors attending the opposition throughout Spain and of which 7 thousand correspond to the community of Castilla y León. Dr. Lajo obtains the highest score in the opposition phase, obtaining the first place with significant distance from the second and third opponents, opting for the place convened in his hometown, Valladolid, temporarily occupied by another doctor until the convening of the national opposition In the merit contest phase, none of the 20 courses taken are recognized, nor are you senior as a doctor of the emergency department of the University Clinical Hospital, granting the place in property to the third position in the opposition, which coincidentally was the interim doctor of said place, to which all the merits are recognized until achieving just one tenth of a point, which he grants him ahead of the first opposition position, said place. This situation gives rise to a contentious administrative judicial process, whose order is deposited in the lawyers of the medical school, extending this process for years, despite having valuation resolutions of the official bar association, in the sense that rectification was necessary, since there was ostentatious evidence of prevarication in the adjudication of the place, to the 3rd position in the opposition.

In 1989, a contest was presented for the places summoned to carry out the University Specialist Program for the Valuation of Corporal Damage, convened by the Complutense University, Department of Legal and Forensic Medicine, obtaining a place incorporated into said specialist course in 1990, concluding in 1992 with the presentation of the final work of specialty in assessment of bodily harm, entitled epidemiological study of disabilities and disabilities in the Spanish state, obtaining the qualification of outstanding in the proficiency assessments in said course. In December 1989, he founded the first center for the assessment of bodily harm, with a regional scope in the community of Castilla y León, making weekly assessments and expert reports, in the fields of civil law, labor and criminal law. He held numerous training courses in legal and forensic medicine during 1989 and 1993, participating in various research papers in papers presented at national and international conferences. It introduces the subject of the course of Specialization of Valuation of Corporal Damage at the University of Valladolid, where in subsequent years training courses in valuation of bodily damage are initiated. He is also a founding member of the Spanish Society for the Valuation of Corporal Damage. In 1990 he obtained a place to perform post-graduate training in the doctorate of legal and forensic medicine, performing between 1990 and 1992, the two years of training in the doctoral degree being the assessment of outstanding in the subjects of: Scientific research in medicine Legal and Toxicology, the statistical method in its application to medicine, documentation and management of bibliographic sources, partial medical evidence, legal medical documents, types and mechanisms of death, legal medical pathology, legal occupational medicine, legal medical identification, assessment of bodily harm, the doctor before death, ethical and legal aspects of euthanasia, notions of criminology, legal criminological and ethical aspects of minors, medical law, ethical aspects of the practice of medicine, legal psychiatry, forensic toxicology, clinical toxicology and industrial paternity research, medical law II, ethical aspects of the exercise io of medicine, early diagnosis of death and organ transplants, intervention of the coroner in criminal proceedings, the rights of the patient and Spanish legislation, ethical and legal medical assessment of assisted reproduction techniques.

Between 1989 and 1994, parallel to the two years of the doctorate, he carried out the research and review study, on which the doctoral thesis will be based later. Research studies not  

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