Dr. Aristides Martinez was born in Havana, Cuba and graduated at a very early age of University of Havana, School of Medicine en 1970.
He completed his training in General Surgery and Pediatric Surgery earning the title of Specialist in First Degree in Pediatric Surgery. He completed his thesis in Pediatric Cardiovascular Surgery.
As a young in his native Cuba he was the most published doctor in several medical magazines and periodicals.
Dr. Martinez attended the University of Western Ontario in Canada where he studied Medicine, later on in 1982 arriving in the United States where he did his Surgical Internship at the University of Miami.
He passed successfully in his first sitting Flex and ECFMG in 1983 and obtained his Medical license in Florida in 1984.
Dr. Martinez is Board Certified in Abdominal Surgery. He practice as a General and Gynecological Surgeon at Regional Hospital in Miami from 1984 to 1990 where he started his efforts to become a cosmetic surgeon.
In 1992 Dr., Ari became a member of the AMERICAN ACADEMY OF COSMETIC SURGERY. Dr. Ari cultivates a close relationship with surgeons from different countries including Dr. Juarez Avellar in Brazil, from whom he got familiarized with the Brazilian Tummy Tuck or the Avellar Technique.