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About Medical Center Bahía Ballena

About Dr. Mauricio Esquivel

Located in the heart of Bahía Ballena, Uvita, Dr. Mauricio Esquivel Gamboa has dedicated his life to the well-being of his patients. With a solid foundation of 15 years of experience in the medical field, including early years working for the CCSS (Caja Costarrisence del Seguro Social), he is a beacon of healthcare excellence in Uvita.

Mauricio, alongside his lovely wife Sharlyn, has fostered a warm and inviting environment, reflecting the essence of a close-knit family. They are proud parents to two beautiful children and as a man deeply devoted to his family, Dr. Mauricio understands the value of health and wellness for all ages.

Our Services

At Medical Center Bahía Ballena, we offer a diverse range of services tailored to meet the unique needs of each patient. Our core services include:

Conventional Medicine: Comprehensive and continuous healthcare for patients across all ages and medical conditions.

Aesthetic Medicine: Enhancing the beauty, youthfulness, and confidence of our patients by addressing aesthetic concerns ranging from wrinkles and skin laxity to acne and skin discoloration.

Regenerative Medicine: Utilizing advanced approaches like cell therapy, tissue engineering, and the application of growth factors and biomaterials.

Why Choose Medical Center Bahía Ballena?

Your health is a journey, and we are your trusted partner every step of the way. With a legacy spanning over 15 years, our center stands as a testament to our unwavering dedication to offering top-notch medical care and holistic wellness solutions. Dr. Mauricio Esquivel Gamboa’s extensive knowledge and expertise ensure that you’re in the best hands.

Certifications and Professional Titles:


  • Doctorate in Medicine and Surgery
  • Neural Therapy, Cell Regeneration, and Intravenous Therapy
  • Prolotherapy and Neural Therapy in Regenerative Medicine
  • Therapeutic Approach to Body Conditions
  • Triple Filling with Suspension Threads, Hyaluronic Acid, and Plasma Gel. PRP Mesotherapeutic Revitalization
  • Botulinum Toxin Mesotherapeutic Revitalization
  • Botox
  • Intravenous Vitamin C: High-dose Vitamin C as Arterial Vascularizer. Vitamin C Protocol as an Adjuvant Therapy
    in Oncological Treatment and Other Ailments. Safe Use of Intravenous Vitamin C: Inclusion Criteria, Precautions,
    and Preparation. High-Dose Intravenous Ascorbate and Integrated Metabolic Optimization in Cancer.
  • Dermapen
  • Serum Therapy
  • Regenerative Medicine
  • Neural Therapy
  • Hemovaccine