Dr. Padron graduated in 1990 from the University of Florida with a B.S. in zoology, and he received his medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1994. He received his board certification from the American Board of Surgery, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He trained in emergency medicine at Richland Memorial Hospital at the University of South Carolina, and in general surgery at Shands Hospital at the University of Florida. He completed his surgery residency in the Orlando Regional Medical Center’s Department of Surgical Education in 2000. Dr. Padron is fluent in English and Spanish, and he is certified in Advanced Trauma Life Support. His research interests include advanced laparoscopic surgery and breast disease.

Specialties:

  • Minimally invasive laparoscopic surgery
  • Breast care (benign and malignant tumors, including skin- and nipple-sparing mastectomy)
  • Hernia repair (umbilical, ventral, inguinal, incisional, hiatal)
  • Gastric surgical disease care (anti-reflux procedures, benign and malignant tumors)
  • Small bowel surgical disease care
  • Colon surgical disease care (diverticular disease, benign and malignant tumors)
  • Biliary tract surgical disease care (gallstones, gallbladder dysfunction, primary bile duct tumors)
  • Pancreatic surgical disease care (benign and malignant tumors, management of pseudocysts)
  • Splenic surgical disease watches rolex replica care (benign and malignant tumors, splenomegaly)
  • Adrenal surgical disease care (benign and malignant tumors)
  • Hepatic surgical disease care (benign and malignant tumors)
  • Skin and soft-tissue tumors (benign cysts and lipomas; malignant skin cancers and sarcomas; lymph node biopsies)
  • Thyroid surgical disease care (benign and malignant tumors, hyperthyroidism/Graves’ disease)
  • Parathyroid surgical disease care (benign and malignant tumors)
  • Vascular access for chemotherapy
  • Feeding tube placements
  • Tracheostomies
  • Complex wound care, including pilonidal cysts and hydradenitis