Dr. Luís Fernando Mariano Rodrigues

Dr. Luís Fernando Mariano RodriguesCRM/DF 15012

Born in Uberaba, Minas Gerais, he received his Degree in Medicine from the University of Brasilia (UnB) in 2006.

During undergraduation he participated in several extension activities of the University, when he developed interest in medical emergencies and surgery. Between 2007 and 2011 he served as an emergency physician for SAMU in Uberaba, having acquired good experience in advanced life support in various circumstances, such as catastrophes and cardiovascular diseases.

After this experience, he decided to dedicate himself to the surgical area, returning to Brasilia, where he did his medical residency in Surgery by the Health Department of the Federal District, at Sobradinho Regional Hospital, under the supervision of Dr. Romildo Martins Rezende, between 2011 and 2013.

After finishing residency in General Surgery, he decided to specialize in coloproctology at the Armed Forces Hospital (HFA) in 2013 and 2015, under the supervision of Dr. Fábio Alves Soares, technical director of COLONO and than supervisor of the medical residency programs in colorectal surgery at both HFA and HBDF.

In 2014, he completed an Observation Fellowship at Cleveland Clinic Ohio, where he came in contact with several advanced techniques of video laparoscopic colorectal surgery, particularly in inflammatory bowel diseases.

In 2017 he returned to the Cleveland Clinic Ohio for another Fellowship, this time in Capsule Endoscopy at the Gastroenterology Department.

He is regularly registered with the Regional Medical Council of the Federal District as a specialist in General Surgery.

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