Specialist at Miranza Clínica Begoña
Ophthalmologist with sub-specialisation in oculoplastics.
Specialist in the surgical treatment of eyelid and lacrimal pathology and medical and surgical treatment of the orbit.
Specialist in eye aesthetics and eyelid aesthetic surgery (blepharoplasty).
– Spokesperson for the Spanish Society of Ocular and Orbital Plastic Surgery (SECPOO)
– Member of the Spanish Society of Facial Plastic Surgery (SECPF)
Education and training
Degree in Medicine and Surgery from the Universidad de Cantabria (2002-2008).
Specialist in ophthalmology via MIR at Hospital Universitario de Cruces, Vizcaya (2009-2013)
Doctor in Medicine and Surgery, Cum Laude, Universidad de País Vasco (2020).
Member of the Oculoplastics Unit at the Hospital Universitario de Cruces (2013-2021)
Training sojourns at the UCLA Medical Centre in California and Moorfields Hospital in London.
INESEM Postgraduate course in Facial Aesthetic Medicine.
INESEM Postgraduate Course in the Application of Techniques for Advising and Training Clients on Aesthetic Care.
Retina and posterior segment department at the Clinical Surgical Institute of Ophthalmology (ICQO), Bilbao 2008-2021
Area Specialist, Member of the Oculoplastics Unit of the Hospital Universidad de Cruces, Vizcaya. (2013-2021)
Area Specialist, Member of the Oculoplastics Unit of the Hospital Universitario Marqués de Valdecilla, Santander (2021- )
Member of the medical team of the Clinical Surgical Institute of Ophthalmology ICQO in Bilbao, general Ophthalmology and Oculoplastics (2013-2021).
Scientific and research activity
Researcher in the Health Research Project funded by the Health Research Fund (FIS): “Study of clinical factors, optical coherence tomography findings and biomarkers as prognostic factors for visual acuity in macular oedema secondary to uveitis” (2013-2015).
Co-author-publisher of the book “Anophthalmic cavity and ocular prostheses”. Fernandez Hermida R, Berasategui Fernandez B. Published by the Spanish Society of Ocular and Orbital Plastic Surgery. Madrid 2016. ISBN: 978-84-936943-8-8-8
Co-author-publisher of the book “Applied Dacryology”. Published by Fernández Hermida R, Berasategui Fernandez B. and the Spanish Society of Ocular and Orbital Plastic Surgery. MacLine SL. Madrid 2018. ISBN: 978-84-936943-9-5.
Author and co-author of numerous articles in national and international ophthalmological journals.