GI Medical Oncologist
Dr Alan Burguete-Torres M.D. is a dedicated gastrointestinal oncologist and Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Nuevo Leon in Monterrey, Mexico. He earned his medical degree and completed a 4-year Internal Medicine fellowship at Tecnológico de Monterrey and later completed a 3-year fellowship in Medical Oncology at the University of Nuevo Leon. He later attended University of Valencia – INCLIVA Biomedical Research Institute for a short-term fellowship in gastrointestinal oncology under the mentorship of Prof. Andrés Cervantes in Valencia, Spain. He is currently Head of the Gastrointestinal Tumors Unit at the University of Nuevo León Cancer Center and actively participates and coordinates GI oncology MDT meetings at both private and public institutions. Currently, Dr Burguete-Torres has his private practice in gastrointestinal oncology at ONCARE Cancer Center and Centro Médico Zambrano Hellion – Tecnológico de Monterrey. He is also member of the European Society of Digestive Oncology (ESDO), European Society of Medical Oncology (ESMO), American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) and Mexican Society of Oncology (SMEO). His main research interest is in colorectal and gastroesophageal cancers.