Dr. Rafael Torres Acosta, born in the city of Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, in July 1971, he studied medicine at the Universidad Iberoamericana (UNIBE), obtaining in 1995, his MD General. He subsequently specialization of General Surgery at the Central Hospital of the Armed Forces, where he received the distinction of Chief Resident in his field, then performing a graduate degree in Laparoscopic Surgery.

It is in the prestigious Doctor Jose Guerrero Santos Institute in the city of Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, where he obtained the title of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, performing later a fellowship in Aesthetic Surgery with Dr. Lazaro Cardenas. Currently Dr. Jose Guerrero Santos, is considered as one of the pillars of plastic surgery in Mexico City, and its school one of the most accredited in the Mexican Republic.


  • Member of the Dominican Medical College.
  • Member of the Dominican College of Surgeons.
  • Member of the Dominican Society of Plastic Surgery
  • Member of the Association of Residents and former residents of the Institute of Reconstructive Surgery of Jalisco.
  • Member of the Mexican Association of Plastic Surgery.
  • Member of the Ibero-Latin American Federation of Plastic Surgery (FILACP).

Colegio Medico Dominicano    Instituto Jalisciense de Cirugia Reconstructiva    Sociedad Dominicana de Cirugia Plastica Reconstructiva y Estetica    Consejo Mexicano de Cirugia Plastica Estetica y ReconstructivaFederacion Iberoamericana de Cirugia Plastica

Currently Dr. Rafael Torres serves as Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at

the International Centre for Advanced Plastic Surgery (CIPLA).