Cosmetic Surgeons in Cancun

Board certified Cosmetic Surgeons in Cancun, Mexico


Dr. Rafael Velasco Marin is a leading plastic surgeon in Cancun, Mexico. He has extensive experience in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Procedures and has been recognized as an industry leader for more than 20 years.

Specializing in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Dr. Velasco has extensive knowledge and experience in a number of plastic surgery procedures, including:
Rhinoplasty, Eyelid Rejuvenation, Face Lift Surgery, Breast Augmentation, Breast Reduction, Breast Lifts, Tummy Tucks, Liposuction, Thigh Lifts and Arm Lifts and surgery for “massive weight loss”. He is dedicated to providing the highest level of care

Medical Studies

  • General Surgery. UNAM Medical Services Department of the Federal District
  • Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic. UNAM, Hospital General de Mexico

Professional Experience

  • Basis of Medical Specialist in General Surgery. Cancun General Hospital
  • Basis of Medical Specialist in Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic. IMSS / General Hospital
  • Private Practice

Member of the following Societies

  • Board Certified Aesthetic Plastic Surgery-Reconstructive.
  • Member of the Mexican Association of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Member of the Association of Plastic Surgery at the General Hospital of Mexico.
  • Member of the Association of General Surgery Quintana Roo.
  • Member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery.
  • Member of the AO Fundation.
  • Member of Network Lipolysis.
  • Member of WOSAAM – World Society Anti-Aging Medicine.
  • Member of the Society of Residents and Ex-Residents of Dr. Fernando Ortiz Monasterio.
  • Member of FILACP – the LatinoAmerican Federation of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
  • Member of IPRAS – the International Confederation for Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery.

Special Interest / Field Research

  • Internal ultrasonic liposculpture.
  • Plastic surgery for massive weight loss patients.
  • Body contouring surgery.
  • Face lift.
  • Injuries facial skull.
  • Cleft lip and palate.
  • Microsurgery.

Dr Alejandro Gómez
Dr Alejandro Gómez Aguirre studied medicine at the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery division of the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM). He is a founding member of Colegio de Cirugía Plástica estética y Reconstructiva and a member of International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons (ISAPS).

Education and training of our cosmetic surgeons in Mexico

Training and Education of Dr Alejandro Gómez Aguirre is as follows:

  • From 1981-1986, Médico Cirujano: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Ciudad Universitaria
  • From 1989-1990, Residencia de 1er. Año Cirugía General en el Hospital Dr. Fernando Quiróz Gutiérrez
  • From 1990-1994, Residencia de Cirugía Plástica Estética y Recosntructiva en el Centro Médico ISSSTE México D.F.

Professional Engagements

  • From 1994-2000, Clínica ASPID CARE SPA , México D.F. Médico Especialista , práctica privada
  • From 1998-2000, Hospital General Dr. Fernando Quiróz Gutiérrez ISSSTE, Médico Adscrito al Servicio de Cirugía Plástica y Reconstructiva
  • From 2000-to date, Hospital ISSSTE, Cancún Q. Roo, Médico Especialista
  • From 2001-2008, Hospital Amerimed, Cancún Q. Roo. Práctica Privada
  • From 2008-to date, Hospital Galenia Cancún Q. roo. Práctica Privada
  • From 2000-to date, Hospital Américano Cancún Q. roo, Médico interconsultante externo


  • From 1997, Socio de la International Society of Aestethics Plastic Surgery
  • From 1995, Miembro de la FILACP Federación Ibero Latinoamericana de Cirugía Plástica y Reconstructiva
  • From 1995, Socio de la Asociación Mexicana de Cirugía Plástica, Estética y Reconstructiva, A.C.
  • From 1995-to date, Miembro del Consejo Mexicano de Cirugía Plástica estética y Reconstructiva, A.C.
  • From 1998-to date, Miembro de la Asociación de Residentes, ex-Residentes y Adscritos del C.M.
  • From 2006-to date, Socio y miembro fundador del Colegio de Cirugía Plástica estética y Reconstructiva A.C..