M. Abril Vega, MD, is a Staff Physician in the Digestive Disease Institute at
Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.
to joining Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, Dr. Abril Vega was the Chief of the
Colorectal Section at the University Clinic Hospital of Valladolid in Spain.
He earned his PhD in 1998 working in the Experimental Surgery Laboratory at the
School of Medicine in Valladolid before working in the acute care surgery area
for two years and moving to Hospital El Bierzo (Ponferrada) as Staff General
Surgeon. He then returned to the University Clinic Hospital of Valladolid as
Staff General Surgeon and became Associated Professor of the Surgery Department
within the School of Medicine at the University of Valladolid in 2006.
Dr. Abril Vega
completed his Medical degree at the University of Valladolid School of Medicine
in Valladolid, Spain, and the University of Madrid between 1986 and 1992. He completed
his residency in General Surgery at the University Clinic Hospital of