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Tijuana Ambulatory Clinic

Tijuana Ambulatory Clinic

  • Location:
    Hospital Angeles – Tijuana
    Av. Paseo de Los Héroes 10999
    5to Piso Zona Urbana Rio Tijuana
    22010 Tijuana, B.C.

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Shriners Hospitals for Children Ambulatory Clinic — Tijuana, previously known as “La Casita,” is a specialty ambulatory clinic providing comprehensive medical and surgical care to children up to age 18 with orthopaedic conditions, burn scars, and cleft lip and palate. Patients receive all services in a family-centered environment, regardless of the families’ ability to pay.

The first Tijuana outreach clinic was held on June 6, 1998, at Hospital de las California – Tijuana, where over 360 children were seen. Thanks to the collaboration of the physicians and staff, this Tijuana outreach clinic was conducted six times a year (one-day clinics), with approximately 200 children being seen each time. The outreach clinics continued at HIC until 2012. In 2012 Shriners Hospitals for Children — Los Angeles decided to open a clinic in Tijuana adjacent to HIC to help treat children in Mexico that had no access to care, but since the opening of our small but mighty clinic at HIC Tijuana, the needs of our patients have grown, and the building no longer fits how we deliver care.

Our clinic at La Casita HIC has moved to Hospitales Angeles – Tijuana, but don’t worry, who we are is not changing. Shriners Hosptials for Children Ambulatory Clinic — Tijuana will be located on the fifth floor of Hospital Angeles. Shriners Hospitals for Children patients having surgeries that require overnight hospital stays will be treated at Hosptial Angeles, located just floors away from our new clinic. Our Shriners Hosptials for Children Ambulatory Clinic  physicians perform these procedures and provide all pre-surgical and follow-up care. Hospital Angeles is Mexico’s most recognized and trusted medical institution for over 40 years. Hospital Angeles Tijuana is built on the highest principles of medical care and patient hospitality.

Medical services

  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Plastic reconstructive surgery

Orthopaedic conditions treated

    • Amniotic band syndrome
    • Amputations
    • Arthrogryposis
    • Blount’s disease
    • Cavus foot
    • Cerebral palsy
    • Charcot-Marie-tooth disease
    • Clubfoot
    • Flat feet
    • Fracture complications
    • Friedreich’s ataxia
    • Hip disorders/ Developmental dysplasia of the hip
    • In-toeing
    • Kyphosis
    • Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
    • Limb deficiencies, deformities and length discrepancies
      • Lower extremities
      • Upper extremities
    • Multiple hereditary exostosis
    • Neurofibromatosis
    • Osgood-Schlatter disease
    • Osteogenesis imperfecta
    • Osteomyelitis
    • Rickets
    • Scoliosis and other spine conditions (we refer to Pasadena)
    • Skeletal dysplasia/ Dwarfism
    • Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE)
    • Spondylosis and spondylolisthesis
    • Acute burns (we refer to Sacramento)

Spina bifida multidisciplinary clinic:

  • Neurosurgery
  • Urology
  • Pediatrician
  • Orthopaedic

Plastic reconstructive surgery:

  • Burn scars
  • Cleft lip and palate multidisciplinary clinic
  • Microtia (ear reconstruction)
  • Hypertrophic scars and keloids

Orthotic and prosthetic:

  • Ankle-foot orthoses (AFOs)
  • Upper extremity prostheses
  • Lower extremity prostheses
  • Hip-knee-ankle-foot orthosis (HKAFO)
  • Knee-ankle-foot orthosis (KAFO)

Meet our specialists

  • Teresita Zazueta

    Teresita de J. Vera Zazueta, M.D.
    Medical Director

  • Luis Robles

    Luis E. Montes Robles, M.D.
    Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • Lesly Huerta

    B. Lesly Reyes Huerta, M.D.
    Orthopaedic Surgeon

  • Bernardo Sanchez

    Bernardo Cervantes Sánchez, M.D.
    Plastic Surgeon

  • Alicia Moreno

    Alicia Sigler Moreno, M.D.
    Plastic Surgeon

  • Marco Lopez

    Marco Enrique Muñoz López, M.D.
    Pediatric Neurosurgeon

  • Marco Valdez

    Marco Antonio Olivas Valdez, M.D.
    Pediatric Nefrologist

  • Juan Cabrera

    Juan Carlos Gonzalez Cabrera, M.D.
    Pediatric Urologist


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