Treatment & Services
- Medical Weight Management
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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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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 1/17/2021, 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 (or, in rare cases, equity or stock options) as a paid consultant, speaker or as a member of an advisory committee for the following companies:
- Johnson & Johnson
- 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.
71 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||4.9|
|Patient Rating of Doctor||4.8|
9 Patient Comments
Reviewed on Aug 14, 2023
Outstanding doctor in every way!
Reviewed on Jun 19, 2023
Dr. Buguera demonstrates compassion, empathy, and professionalism.
Reviewed on Feb 24, 2023
Dr Brugera is assisting ( along with Dr Bartholomew) with my treatment plan for Lipedema. He is excellent.I am very pleased and grateful that I have this team
Reviewed on Feb 17, 2023
I recommend De. Burguera to everybody I know could benefit from his amazing care. Very good doesn't do Justice to the service he provides. He's 100 times better than very good. You need more Dr. Burguera's at the clinic.
Reviewed on Jan 23, 2023
I thought the visit was great. It was Mt first visit with him. I also met Dr Azmat. She took most of my information and relayed it ti Dr Burguera. They both seemed sincerely interested in getting me better. I look forward to working with them.
Reviewed on Dec 30, 2022
I am giving the "ease of getting the care.." a good because my experience with my doctors and their offices outweigh the scheduling/communication issues. Without that, it would be poor.
Reviewed on Nov 18, 2022
Dr. Burguera is the best. He listens and cares and made me feel heard after 2 years of being dismissed by other doctors.
Reviewed on Sep 26, 2022
Very nice doctor
Reviewed on Sep 9, 2022
Dr. Buguera was amazing. I have never felt so cared about by a doctor. His combination of professionalism and kindness fostered an excellent doctor/patient relationship.
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