Pablo Baltodano M.D

Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Pablo A. Baltodano is a distinguished plastic surgeon specializing in cosmetic and reconstructive procedures, with a record of receiving prestigious awards in his field. He is the architect of the Baltodano Breast Reduction Score, a method that has been nationally validated to decrease the likelihood of complications following breast reduction surgeries. He has gained global recognition for consistently achieving remarkable outcomes. His meticulousness compels him to customize every aspect of the surgery according to the individual patient’s requirements. He is highly regarded by his patients and his team demonstrates exceptional proficiency in providing patient care, customer care, and ensuring satisfaction. He possesses complete fluency in both English and Spanish.

EDUCATION

  • Doctor of Medicine Central American Autonomous School of Medical Sciences, San José, Costa Rica.2007-2011
  • General Surgery Internship Department of Surgery Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA.2014-2015
  • Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency. Division of Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery. Department of Surgery. Albany Medical Center Albany, NY, USA.2015-2020


FELLOWSHIP

  • Post Doctoral Research Fellowship Cardiothoracic Surgery. Division of Surgical Electrophysiology Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery. University of Miami Hospital/ Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fl, USA.2012
  • Post-Doctoral Research Fellowship Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Baltimore, MD, USA.2012-2014
  • Reconstructive Microsurgery Fellowship Temple University Hospital Hospital/ Fox Chase Cancer Center Philadelphia, PA, USA.2020-2021


POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

  • Elective Rotation. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. University of Miami. Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, Fl, USA.2010
  • Elective Rotation. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Massachusetts General Hospital. Boston, MA, USA.2011
  • Integrated Plastic Surgery Residency. Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. Department of Surgery. Albany Medical Center Albany, NY, USA.2015-2020

Membership

  • Costa Rica College of Physicians


HONORS & AWARDS

  • Resident Academic Achievement Award.2019
  • Patient Safety Champion of the Division of Plastic Surgery, Albany Medical Center.2020
  • James Edmond Award Recipient.2020