ABOUT ME

The only HPB specialist in all of Puebla

Dr. Germán Sánchez Morales

Hi! I’m a general surgeon specializing in hepatopancreatobiliary surgery. I have over 13 years of experience, during which I’ve successfully treated over 10,000 patients and performed over 5,000 successful procedures.

  • Professional license: 9772782 (ITESM).
  • Professional license: 12337613 (UNAM).
  • Mexican Board of General Surgery: C20020520.

My Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Medicine and Surgery

Professional license: 9772782
University: School of Medicine Ignacio A. Santos at the Tecnológico de Monterrey.
State/Country: Monterrey, N.L.

  • Metropolitan Hospital “Dr. Bernardo Sepúlveda,” Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
  • Maternal and Child Hospital, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
  • Hospital San José Tec de Monterrey, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
  • Zambrano Hellion Medical Center, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico.
  • National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán, Mexico City, Mexico.
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, United States.

National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán. Department of Gastroenterology. Inflammatory Bowel Disease Clinic. Mexico City, Mexico.

General Surgery Specialty

Professional license: 12337613
Mexican Board of General Surgery: C20020520.
Institution: National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition “Salvador Zubirán.”
University: National Autonomous University of Mexico.
State/Country: Mexico City, Mexico.
Academic Distinctions: Chief of General Surgery Residents.

Advanced Specialization in Hepatopancreatobiliary Surgery

Institution: National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition “Salvador Zubirán.”
University: National Autonomous University of Mexico.
State/Country: Mexico City, Mexico.

  • Original research.
  • Author of “Pseudopapillary Solid Neoplasia of the Pancreas: Thirty Years’ Experience in a Mexican Hospital.” Sánchez-Morales GE, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Carrillo-Córdova DM, Bandín-Musa A, Chan Núñez C, Domínguez-Rosado I. Am Surg. 2018 Dec 1;84(12):e535-e537. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30606368/ 
  • Author of “Ductal Adenocarcinoma of the Pancreas: 11-Year Experience in a Tertiary Care Center.” Sánchez-Morales GE, Moguel Valladares RA, Flores Maza J, Gutiérrez UC, Sánchez-García Ramos E, Domínguez Rosado I, Chan Núñez LC. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2020 Jun 29:S0375-0906(20)30051-3.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32616358/

  • Author. “The most highly cited articles of the Revista de Gastroenterología de México over a 22-year period (1996-2018).” Sánchez-Morales GE, Rojas-Gutiérrez E, González-Martínez CA, Bonilla-Salas A, Yamamoto-Furusho JK. Rev Gastroenterol Mex (Engl Ed). 2021 Jan-Mar;86(1):59-69. English, Spanish. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33451898/

  • Analytical case reviews.
  • Author.  “Undifferentiated embryonal sarcoma of the liver in adult patient: A report of two cases” Sánchez-Morales GE, Clemente-Gutiérres UE, Alvarez-Bautista FE, Santes-Jasso O, Carpinteyro-Espin P, Mercado MA. Ann Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg. 2018 Aug;22(3):269-273. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30215049/

  • Author “Glomangioma gástrico. Reporte de un caso y revisión de la literatura” Sánchez-Morales GE, Morales-Maza J, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Alvarez-Bautista FE, Martínez-Benítez B, Cortéz-González R. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2018; 7(2): 45-48
  • Author “Intususcepción ileocólica en un adulto secundario a adenocarcinoma cecal” Sánchez-Morales GE,  Paulina Moctezuma-Velázquez P,  Morales-Cruz M, Morales-Maza J, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Hernández-Acevedo JD, Alcázar-Félix RJ. R. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2019; 8(1): 37-40
  • Author “Hand Ischemia Due to Steal Syndrome Associated to Multiple Arteriovenous Malformations in a Patient with Parkes-Weber Syndrome” Sánchez-Morales GE, Anaya-Ayala JE, Serrano-Cueva MA, Salas-Torrez E, Hinojosa CA. Hand Surg Asian Pac Vol. 2019 Mar;24(1):89-92. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/30760156/

  • Author “Adenocarcinoma de yeyuno, lección aprendida de un diagnóstico tardío” Sánchez-Morales GE, Moctezuma-Velázqueza P, Padrón-Martínez AP,  Núñez-Saavedra IJ, Medina-Franco H. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2019 Jun 14. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31208676/

  • Author “Schwannoma gástrico: una rareza entre los tumores mesenquimatosos del tracto gastrointestinal” Sánchez-Moralesa GE, Trolle-Silvab AM, Moctezuma-Velázquez P, Rodríguez-Quintero JH, Alcazar-Félix RJ. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2019 Aug 16. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31427112/

  • Author “Adult pancreatoblastoma: A rare malignant tumor of the pancreas” Sánchez – Morales GE, Payan HL, Valladares RAM, Rosado ID, Chan C. Ann Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg. 2021 Aug 31;25(3):436-439. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34402449/

  • Original research.
  • Co-author “Genetic polymorphisms of interleukin-22 in patients with ulcerative colitis” Yamamoto-Furusho JK, Sánchez-Morales GE, García-Rangel D, Vargas-Alarcón G.  Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2016 Apr-Jun;81(2):86-90. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/26994530/

  • Co-author  “Clinical usefulness of extending the proximal margin in total gastrectomies for gastric adenocarcinoma” Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Sánchez-Morales G, Santes O, Medina-Franco H. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2018 May 9. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/29753577/

  • Co-author “Acute cholecystitis in neutropenic patients”  Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Sánchez-Morales GE, Moctezuma-Velazquez P, Rueda de León-Aguirre A, Morales-Maza J, Dominguez-Rosado I, Medina-Franco H. Hepatobiliary Pancreat Surg. 2019 Aug; 23:234-239. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31501811/

  • Co-author “Sensibilidad del trago de contraste hidrosoluble para la detección de fugas de anastomosis esofagoyeyunal” Clemente-Gutiérreza U, Rodríguez-Chong JG, Morales-Maza J, Rodríguez-Quintero H, Sánchez-Morales GE, Álvarez-Bautista FE, Cortés R, Medina-Franco H. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2019 Jun 27.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31257112/

  • Co-author “Clinical characteristics and surgical treatment of schwannomas of the esophagus and stomach: A case series and systematic review” Morales-Maza J, Pastor-Sifuentes FU, Sánchez-Morales GE, Sanchez-Garcia Ramos E, Santes O, Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Pimienta-Ibarra AS, Medina-Franco H. World J Gastrointest Oncol. 2019 Sep 15;11(9):750-760. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31558979/

  • Co-author: “Randomized Controlled Trials Guiding the Treatment of Biliary Dyskinesia: A Systematic Review of the Literature in Three Major Databases.” Morales-Maza J, Alvarez-Bautista F, Aguilar-Frasco JL, Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Sánchez-Morales GE, Santes O, Romero-Vélez G, Sánchez-García Ramos E, Pimienta-Ibarra AS, Cortés-Martínez LA, Guevara-Morales G. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2019; 8(3): 100-107.
  • Co-author “Laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass in the treatment of obesity: evidence based update through randomized clinical trials and meta-analyses” Morales-Maza J, Rodriguez-Quintero JH, Sanchez-Morales GE, Sanchez Garcia-Ramos E, Romero-Velez G, Aguilar-Frasco JL, Pimienta-Ibarra AS, Alvarez-Bautista FE, Leon P, Hernandez-Acevedo JD, Del Angel-Millan G, Sierra M. G Chir. 2020 Jan-Feb;41(1):5-17.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32038008/

  • Co-author “Factors Associated with the Presence of Extraintestinal Manifestations in Patients with Ulcerative Colitis in a Latin American Country” Yamamoto-Furusho JK, Sánchez-Morales GE. Inflamm Instet Dis 2020 Nov; 5(4): 200-204. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33313072/

  • Co-author of “Conversion of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy to Open: Risk Factor Analysis Based on Clinical, Laboratory, and Ultrasound Parameters.” Morales-Maza J, Rodríguez-Quintero JH, Santes O, Aguilar-Frasco JL, Romero-Vélez G, Sánchez-García Ramos E, Sánchez-Morales GE, León P, Pastor-Sifuentes FU, Mier y Terán Ellis S, Alvarez-Bautista F, Clemente-Gutiérrez U, and Mercado-Díaz MA. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2020 Dec 24.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33358491/

  • Co-author: “Usefulness of inflammatory markers in detecting esophagojejunostomy leakage” Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Sarre-Lazcano C, Casanueva-Pérez E, Sánchez-Morales G, Mier Y Terán-Ellis S, Contreras-Jiménez E, Santes O, Alfaro-Goldaracena A, Cortés R, Medina-Franco H. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2020 Aug 10:S0375-0906(20)30085-9.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34210456/

  • Co-author. “Histopathologic Parameters at Diagnosis as Early Predictors of Histologic Remission along the Course of Ulcerative Colitis” Yamamoto-Furusho JK, Martínez-Benítez B, Sánchez-Morales GE. Gastroenterol Res Pract. 2020 Dec 3;2020:8891937. 

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33343656/

  1. Analytical case reviews.
  • Co-author of “Surgical treatment of wound in abdominoperineal resection using rotation of perforator flaps and gracilis muscle.” Palacios-Juárez J, Morales-Maza J, Sánchez-Morales GE, Santes O, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2018; 7(3): 101-104.
  • Co-author of “Floating stoma: An alternative for controlling abdominal sepsis in an open abdomen with stoma retraction.” Ramírez-Ramírez MM, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Morales-Maza J, Sánchez-Morales GE, Díaz-Hernández P, Bermeo-Maldonado E. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2018; 7(3): 94-96.
  • Co-author “Ampullary adenocarcinoma in a patient with portal annular pancreas: Relevance of the surgical approach in the Whipple procedure” Castro E, Sánchez-Morales GE, Hernández-Acevedo JD, Sánchez García-Ramos E, Chan C. Rev Gastroenterol Mex (Engl Ed). 2022 Jan-Mar;87(1):116-118.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/34969645/

  • Recopilación bibliográfica.
  • Co-author of “What is the scientific evidence behind the medical, surgical, and endoscopic treatment of chronic pancreatitis? Randomized clinical trials.” Morales-Maza J, Sánchez-Morales GE, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Santes O, Mier y Terán Ellis S, Rodríguez-Quintero JH. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2018; 7(3): 69-76.
  • Co-author of “Stone impacted in the gallbladder neck: Is it truly a useful ultrasound sign in the diagnosis of acute cholecystitis? A literature review.” Morales-Maza J, León-Cabral P, Sánchez-Morales GE, Santes O, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Ulises-Sifuentes FP, Rodríguez-Quintero JH. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2018; 7(3): 85-89.
  • Co-author of “Percutaneous cholecystostomy as treatment for acute cholecystitis: What has happened in the last 5 years? A literature review.” Morales-Maza J, Rodríguez-Quintero JH, Santes O, Hernández-Villegas AC, Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Sánchez-Morales GE, Mier y Terán-Ellis S, Pantoja JP, Mercado MA. Rev Gastroenterol Mex. 2019 Oct – Dec;84(4):482-491.

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31521405/

  • Trabajos de divulgación científica. 
  • Co-author of “The Role of Genetics in Susceptibility and Clinical Outcomes of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.” Gastrotrilogy V: Breaking Paradigms in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 2015. Clave Editorial, 1st Edition.
  • Co-author of “Genomics, Proteomics, and Other Omics.” Personalized Medicine: From Evidence to Clinical Practice, 2015. AstraZeneca, 1st Edition.
  • Co-author of “Surveillance for Dysplasia and Colorectal Cancer in Chronic Idiopathic Ulcerative Colitis.” Advanced Topics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 2016. Alfil Editorial, 1st Edition.
  • Co-author of “Extraintestinal Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease.” Advanced Topics in Inflammatory Bowel Disease, 2016. Alfil Editorial, 1st Edition.
  • Co-author of “Treatment Guidelines for Pancreatic Cystic Neoplasms: The Evidence Behind the Recommendations.” Morales-Maza J, Sánchez-Morales GE, Rodríguez-Quintero JH, Santes O, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2018; 7(3): 77-84.
  • Co-author of “Achalasia from the Surgeon’s Perspective.” Morales-Maza J, Sánchez-Morales GE, Santes O, Clemente-Gutiérrez UE, Mier y Terán-Ellis S, Rodríguez-Quintero JH, Aguilar-Frasco JL, Sánchez García-Ramos R. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2019; 8(1): 14-20.
  • Co-author of “Surgical Treatment of Esophageal Cancer: Transhiatal Esophagectomy.” Clemente-Gutiérrez U, Morales-Maza J, Sánchez-Morales GE, Santes O. Rev Mex de Cirugía del Aparato Digestivo, 2019; 8(2): 60-63.
  • Coautor “The Difficult Surgical Gallbladder” Mercado MA, Pastor-Sifuentes FU, Sanchez Morales GE. Bile Duct Injuries. 2020, Nova, 1er edición. 

2022 Coordinator. “XV International Course Héctor Orozco” at the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán.

2022 Attendee. “XV International Course Héctor Orozco” at the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán.

2021 Lecturer. “Pancreatic Lesions Associated with Uncommon Diagnoses.” Virtual academic session, Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary.

2021 Attendee. “XIV International Course Héctor Orozco” at the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán.

2021 Attendee. “Hepatocellular Carcinoma in Healthy Liver.” Virtual academic session, Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary.

2021 Attendee. “Portal Vein Thrombosis.” Virtual academic session, Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary.

2021 Attendee. “Latest Advances in Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery.” Webinar by the Mexican Association of General Surgery.

2020 Attendee. “XLIV International Congress of General Surgery” by the Mexican Association of General Surgery.

2019 Attendee. “XII International Course Héctor Orozco” at the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán.

2019 Attendee. “VII Congress of the Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary” by the Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary.

2019 Attendee. “XLII International Congress of General Surgery” by the Mexican Association of General Surgery.

2019 Attendee. “First National Meeting of General Surgery Residents” by the Mexican Academy of Surgery.

2018 Attendee. “XI International Course Héctor Orozco” at the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán.

2018 Attendee. “VI Congress of the Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary” by the Mexican Association of Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary.

2017 Attendee. “X International Course Héctor Orozco” at the National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition Salvador Zubirán.

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