About

Dr. Fortes is originally from Brazil where he earned his MD degree in 1999 from the Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro. After completing General Surgery residency at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, he concluded his Thoracic Surgery residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, ... Read More

Education

Medical/Professional
  • Universidade Federal of Rio De Janeiro
Residency
  • University of Texas HSC San Antonio
Fellowship
  • Mayo Clinic

Qualifications

Hospital Affiliations
  • Ascension Seton Medical Center Austin
  • Ascension Seton Hays
  • Ascension Seton Williamson
  • Ascension Seton Northwest
  • Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas
  • Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas
Certifications
  • American Board of Surgery
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery
Why Ascension
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