Dr Zafra M.D., M.Sc.
Dr Zafra has a vast international and multicultural experience throughout his medical career, he has a Master’s degree (M.Sc.) in Aesthetic and Anti-ageing Medicine from the Universitat de Barcelona, Spain. He trained as a General Practitioner (GP) in the renowned Hospital Universitari Vall d’Hebron in Barcelona, Spain. Bachelor of Medicine (M.D) from Universidad Anahuac which is one of the most exclusive private universities in Mexico.
In the UK he has full registration, license to practice and in the GP register with the General Medical Council (GMC Num. 7479740). He is also member of the British Association of Body Sculpting, Fellow of the The Royal Society of Medicine and The World Academy of Medical Sciences. He is a published author and conference lecturer. He is the sole founder of Zafra Medical and is board member of Litfield House Medical Centre.
He is a keen artist and in his practice he combines the vision of art and aesthetics with the most advanced medical treatments to enhance the natural beauty of each individual.
WORLD CLASS EDUCATION
Masters Degree in Anti-Ageing Medicine, Cosmetic & Aesthetic Medicine (M.Sc.)
NIVERSITY OF BARCELONA, 2012-2014
The most formidable public institution of higher education in Catalonia.
Specialty in Family and Community Medicine
HOSPITAL VALL D’HEBRON, 2010 – 2014
Renowned and innovative public hospital, second largest in Spain.
Bachelor Degree in Medicine (M.D.)
ANAHUAC UNIVERSITY MEXICO NORTH, 2001 – 2007
One of the most prestigious private universities of Mexico.
Early years: Played the saxophone alto and started drawing and painting.
2005: Dr Zafra was part of a team of doctors that delivered telemedicine to remote rural villages in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico.
2006: He is the youngest lecturer of embryology of the Universidad Anahuac Oaxaca.
2010 – 2014: During GP training at Hospital Vall d’Hebron he was the 1st elected Chief Resident of the specialty of Family and Community Medicine.
2013 – 2014: He has participated in exchanges of Vasco Da Gama Movement / World Organization of Family Doctors (WONCA) in the Isle of Lewis, Scotland and Banyuls-sur-Mer, France.
2014 – 2016: He was a medical specialist for Maximus UK.
Dr Zafra, J. “UK Aesthetic Medicine ha gone loco”. Consulting Room, April 2019. 42 - 45.
Dr Zafra, J. “The Impact of Sun on Skin”. Aesthetics Journal, June 2018. 42 – 44.
Dr Zafra, J. Dr Singh, K. “Incorporating Nutrition with Body Contouring Treatments”. Aesthetics Journal, July 2017, 34 – 37.
Dr Zafra, J. Dr Ranga, N. “Case Study: Treating Vaginal Laxity and Sexual Dysfunction”. Aesthetics Journal, January 2017, 38 – 41.
Aesthetics Journal Profile
Organizing Committee Member, Keynote Speaker and Session Chair. Dr Zafra. "Aesthetic Medicine in the UK, a conflict between medics and non-medics". International Conference on Healthcare and Health Management, London, August 27-28th 2018.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Since 2015: Dr Zafra is the Medical Director of Digital Hermes a medical marketing company for which he provides guidance, leadership, oversight and quality assurance to provide ethical, effective and efficient medical marketing.
GENERAL MEDICAL COUNCIL (GMC)
GP register, Full registration with a license to practise.
BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF BODY SCULPTING (BABS)
SPANISH SOCIETY OF COSMETIC MEDICINE AND SURGERY (SEMCC)
Member 2012 – 2016
OFFICIAL MEDICAL COLLEGE OF BARCELONA (COMB)
Member 2008 – 2016