Dr. De La Puerta has a natural and modern focus on medicine by applying his knowledge of modern western medicine and alternative therapies to offer an integrative approach to anti-aging and regenerative medicine.
Dr. De La Puerta is known as a pioneer in the field of stem cell therapies in Mexico. With more than 5 years in the field, his success has its roots in his unique background of expertise in Stem cell biology, Genetics, Traditional and Alternative Therapies, and extensive clinical experience. He is Co-Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of United States-based BeNatural – R3 International Stem Cell Clinic) headquartered in San Diego, California, (U.S.A.).
Under his leadership, our team of scientists and clinicians have developed and established Stem-cell and other medical protocols focusing on Regenerative and Antiaging Medicine.
Dr. De La Puerta graduated from Autonomous University of Baja California Medical School and has a history of over 18 years of clinical practice. Before his work in Oriental Medicine, he held leadership positions as Director of Outreach Surgery at Scripps Mercy Hospital in San Diego, CA where he was fortunate to work along with the best Plastic surgeons in Southern California; he also worked as a Director of infectious disease prevention under the CDC (Centers for Disease Control). Dr. De La Puerta worked as a Clinical Manager in Mexico, Central America, and the Caribbean for RESMED, a multinational corporation specializing in the manufacture and marketing of medical devices. Throughout his career, he has had the opportunity to lecture at numerous conferences in Brazil, Colombia, Mexico, Jamaica, the United States, and other countries.
In 2012, Dr. De La Puerta started the Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine (MsTOM) and Acupuncture program at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in San Diego California, considered one of the top three schools of Oriental Medicine in the US. Dr. De La Puerta served Internships at the PCOM Clinic in Mission Valley and UCSD Healthcare and the UCSD Integrative Cancer Center in Encinitas, CA. Currently pursuing a Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine focusing on prevention and life extension.
Dr. De La Puerta is also the founder and medical director at Mei-Miao Cosmetic Acupuncture and Integrative Dermatology and is certified in Cosmetic Acupuncture and Post-Surgical Acupuncture (plastic surgery) training under Dr. Fernando Fernandes (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), a world authority and author on Cosmetic Acupuncture, Acupuncture Treatment and Plastic Surgery treatment of Pain.
Currently, Dr. De La Puerta serves as Chief Scientific Officer of R3 StemCell International. He is also collaborating in several publications and clinical studies in Integrative Regenerative and Aesthetic Medicine. And is a member of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine.
Regenerative Medicine & Anti-Aging
M.D. of Medicine
Areas of Expertise
Awards And Honours
The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M)
Power Player 2018
Pacific College of Oriental Medicine
Doctorate in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Integrative Dermatology, Aesthetic and Regenerative Medicine
Universidad Autónoma de Baja California
Medical Doctor: Medicine