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Education & Professional Highlights
Education & Fellowships
Fellowship - Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN USA
Residency - Norwalk Hospital
Norwalk, CT USA
Medical Education - Universidad de Santiago de Compostela-Facultad de Medicina
Life Style Interventions, Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Diabetes Mellitus, Bariatric Medicine
Research & Publications
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Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists may collaborate with the pharmaceutical or medical device industries to help develop medical breakthroughs or provide medical expertise or education. Cleveland Clinic strives to make scientific advances that will benefit patient care and support outside relationships that promise public benefit. In order for the discoveries of Cleveland Clinic physicians' and scientists' laboratories and investigations to benefit the public, these discoveries must be commercialized in partnership with industry. As experts in their fields, Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists are often sought after by industry to consult, provide expertise and education.
To assure professional and commercial integrity in such matters, Cleveland Clinic maintains a program that reviews these collaborations and, when appropriate, puts measures in place to minimize bias that may result from ties to industry. Cleveland Clinic publicly discloses the names of companies when (i) its physicians/scientists receive $5,000 or more per year (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) for speaking and consulting, (ii) its physicians/scientists serve as a fiduciary, (iii) its physicians/scientists receive or have the right to receive royalties or (iv) its physicians/ scientists hold any equity interest for the physician's/scientist's role as inventor, discoverer, developer, founder or consultant.* In publicly disclosing this information, Cleveland Clinic tries to provide information as accurately as possible about its physicians' and scientists' connections with industry.
As of 12/6/2018, Dr. Burguera has reported the financial relationships with the companies listed below. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.
Consulting and/or Speaking. Dr. Burguera receives fees of $5,000 or more per year as a paid consultant, speaker or member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Novo Nordisk, A/S
Public Health Service-Reportable Financial Conflicts of Interest. Cleveland Clinic scientists and physicians engage in basic, translational and clinical research activities, working to solve health problems, enhance patient care and improve quality of life for patients. Interactions with industry are essential to bringing the researchers' discoveries to the public, but can present the potential for conflicts of interest related to their research activities. Click here to view a listing of instances where Cleveland Clinic has identified a Public Health Service (PHS)-Reportable Financial Conflict of Interest and has put measures in place to ensure that, to the extent possible, the design, conduct and reporting of the research is free from bias.
* Cleveland Clinic physicians and scientists subscribe to the guidance presented in the PhRMA Code on Interactions with Healthcare Professionals and the AdvaMed Code of Ethics on Interactions with Health Care Professionals. As such, gifts of substantial value are generally prohibited.
66 Patient Satisfaction Reviews
The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.
Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.
The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.
|Courtesy, Respect & Concern||5|
|Knows Medical History||5|
|Time Spent with Patient||5|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||5|
10 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Aug 9, 2019
Dr. Burguera is one of the most caring doctors that I have seen, in addition to being the only doctor that I found that was able to help me with my condition. I have only the highest regard for Dr. Burguera!
Reviewed on Aug 9, 2019
Dr. Burguera at the Cleveland Clinic in essence saved my life. My condition would have been terminal if he had not been the only doctor that I found anywhere that understood my condition, the cause and how to address it. I would certainly recommend the Cleveland Clinic to others.
Reviewed on May 3, 2019
The doctor was wonderful. It was the first time I saw someone who really expressed care for me in wanting to help me.
Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019
I would highly recommend Dr. B
Reviewed on Apr 29, 2019
MD has an approachable personality. we chatted briefly about a common interest. I also found him to be very informative without being condescending.
Reviewed on Apr 2, 2019
dr. baguera is an incredible physician. he worked me in special in his busy practice. I am getting the best possible care by this kind, intelligent physician.
Reviewed on Feb 19, 2019
Dr. Burguera is an exceptional leader for our shared medical appointment group. He listens carefully and is familiar with our medical histories. He offers practical suggestions and we make treatment decisions together. He clearly cares about his patients.
Reviewed on Jan 7, 2019
Provider was very thorough in descriptions and answering of questions. Provider had a collaborative approach to helping determine best line of treatment. Great experience.
Reviewed on Dec 18, 2018
Dr B is great. He genuinely cares about me as a person and does his best to find solutions to your health issues. I have recommended his program to friends and family, and the doctor has referred my friends and family around the country to his colleagues when I asked for his help. He is a great representative of the Clinic and is values.
Reviewed on Nov 20, 2018
Dr. Burguera is a great facilitator for our shared medical appointment. He is familiar with everyone's medical history, listens carefully and offers excellent comments and insights. He is extremely respectful of all group members and shows compassion.
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