Ministry of Health of San Luis Potosi Alerts the population about clinics that offer cosmetic surgery with doctors without licenses or knowledge of the procedures to be performed.
He recently identified as a General Practitioner Raul Macias FernandezWhich provides surgical services and aesthetic procedures in San Luis Potosí, without any certificate, title or certification to be able to perform these medical interventions.
“their actions violate the provisions of articles 83, 272 bis 1 and 272 bis 2 of the General Health Law, which may constitute criminal acts as provided for by the Penal Code for the State of San Luis Potosí and the Federal Penal Code” , Can read in the health alert issued through the social networks of the Ministry of Health of the entity.
Having learned this information, they ask the people of Potosí to verify the data, to review the certifications and specialties of beauty therapists in order not to risk their health.
Among the documents that should be reviewed prior to an aesthetic procedure, it is worth noting that he is a specialist in plastic surgery, a current certificate issued by the College of Plastic Surgeons, titles, certificates that qualify him as a specialist or sub-specialist in the field. -Endorsed as expert and issued by the Department of Public Education.
Clinics to close in SLP during 2022
During 2022, ten establishments dedicated to body beautification and improvement services were suspended for not having an operating license based on cosmetic surgery procedures that the law would recognize as an operation.
The sites, which were temporarily suspended until they could prove their operation within the framework of the law, offered various services such as: reductive massage, bariatric clinics in which gastric bypass procedures are performed, gastric Sleeve, Liposculpture, Liposuction, Abdominoplasty, Acupuncture, Botox Application, Microdermabrasion, Facial Fillers etc.