Additional languages spoken: Spanish, Portuguese, Italian
Rafaela Quiroga received her Medical Degree from the National University “Mayor De San Simon” Medical School – Republic of Bolivia. She was also awarded the title of Doctor of Medicine and General Surgeon on a Nationwide Basis by the Ministry of Health of the Republic of Bolivia. As a physician in South America, she completed a residency in Clinical Dermatology and a fellowship in Infectious Diseases in Viedma General State Hospital in Cochabamba-Bolivia.
Rafaela also completed international training in prestigious hospitals in the United States and personal Mentorships with renown Dermatologists in Washington, D.C. like Dr. Cheryl Burgess at the Center of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery and personal training with an expert in Laser treatments Dr. Robert Adrian at the Center of Laser Surgery also in Washington D.C.
Rafaela is an American Board Certified specialist in the clinical science of Anti-Aging Medicine and an active member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. She has completed and passed all The Four Steps of the USMLE Examinations in the USA for Foreign Physicians. She is a surgical assistant licensed in USA and has also served as a faculty member and instructor of Biomedical Sciences and Biotechnology at The George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington, DC.
Rafaela has published articles in The American Academy Of Dermatology Blue Journal and has been involved in FDA sponsored clinical trials involving New wrinkle treatments. She has also authored a chapter entitled “Anti-Aging Medicine as it relates to Dermatology” in a medical book for physicians titled “Cosmetic Dermatology” from Springer Verlag, Germany.
She sits on several scientific advisory boards and has been a consultant for Biogen pharmaceuticals, Novartis Corporation, LOREAL USA, and Vichy Laboratories USA. She is also fluent in Spanish, Portuguese and conversational in Italian.