Medical Board of Michigan, Certificate # 430188842, Expires 01/31/2019
Medical Board of Puerto Rico, Certificate # 012082, Expires 12/14/2019
Medical Board of Florida, Temporary Certificate # ACN-1038
Drug Enforcement Administration current
American Medical Association
Pediatric Life Advanced Provider, Expires 04/2020
Recipient of IHS National Director’s Award (2018) as part of Opioid Oversight Committee, Lawton Indian
BLS Provider, Expires 06/2018
Pediatric Residency, Jose N. Gandara Regional Hospital, Ponce, PR, 1996 1999
ACGME accredited, full U.S. accreditation.
Rotating Internship, Jose N. Gandara, Regional Hospital, 1994-1995
ACGME accredited, full U.S accreditation
Rotating Internship, La Concepcion, Hospital, Jan.1994-June1994
San German, Puerto. Non ACGME accredited.
Medical Doctorate, Universidad del Noreste, Medical School, 1989-1993
Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico
Accredited by the Puerto Rico Medical Board and WHO
B.S., Biology, University of Puerto Rico, Cayey, Campus
Florida Family Primary Care Center June 18, 2018-Present
Primary care pediatric outpatient services managing preventive and acute health care issues according to best pediatric practice guidelines.
US Indian Health Service, Lawton, OK , September 01, 2008-May 31, 2018
Lawton Indian Hospital, # 1515, Lawrie Tatum Road, Lawton Oklahoma 73507. Clinical Supervisor of Lawton Service Unit Pediatric Department with an active population of approximately 15,500 patients , also staff Pediatrician, supervisor of six providers (pediatricians and mid-level provider) develop policies and standard of care for children, institute IPC (Improving Patient Care) care team concept, staff pediatric and well child clinics as well as inpatient ward, consultations to the emergency room department. Coordinate and conduct monthly pediatric department meetings. On site advice and recommendations to family practitioners and family nurse practitioners, referring pediatric patients in need of outside specialist. Use of electronic health record for all charting. EHR super user, member of Medical Executive Committee, member of Ethics Committee, Credentialing Committee, Chair Medical Records Committee, Served as Acting Clinical Director, Served as Acting Deputy Clinical Director (Sept.-Nov. 2017),preceptor for PA students from Dartmouth Medical College, preceptor for Graceland University Nurse Practitioner students, preceptor for PA students from East Virginia Medical School ,Preceptor for Special Forces Army Medics, Preceptor for OU Medical Center Nurse Practitioner.
Pediatric solo practice, August, 2001-August, 2008
Managed a private practice in this community of 20,000 located within Ponce, Puerto Rico. As owner was solely in charge of all personnel, financial, as well as professional operations. Served on committees ensuring quality Pediatric care at Saint Luke’s Hospital and Damas Hospital both located in Ponce,Puerto Rico. Accepted state programs, private insurance, Tri-care and uninsured.
Ponce School of Medicine, January, 2002-August, 2008
Community Health medicine. Have first and second year medical school students rotate through private practice of Pediatrics as part of course requirements. Evaluate and grade student’s performance.
Saint Luke’s Hospital, in Ponce, Puerto Rico, Emergency Department, June, 1999-August, 2008
As a Pediatrician would evaluate diagnosis and treat urgent and emergent Pediatric illnesses, stabilize patients, consult with sub-specialist and/or PICU for admission. Work closely with Pediatric residents.
Family Practice Clinic Cotto Laurel, Puerto Rico, January, 2001-August, 2008
Dr. Alberto Santos, Family Practice and owner, Tel: 787-453-2869. As a Pediatrician and staff of the clinic, appointments with Pediatric patients in the specialty clinic, consultations and well checks. Admit Pediatric patients to San Cristobal Hospital, located in Ponce, Puerto Rico.
Puerto Rico Health Care Group, July, 1999-March, 2002
Solo Pediatrician HMO clinic serving a community of 20,000 state program insurance. Appointments with Pediatric patients in the specialty clinic, consultations and well checks, inpatient care at Saint Luke’s
Saint Luke’s Neonatal services, July 1999-August, 1999
Saint Luke’s Hospital I, Ponce Puerto Rico, previously located at Guadalupe Street, Ponce, Puerto Rico.A
Urgent Care clinics Puerto Rico Health Department, 1996-1997
As a General Practitioner worked in several government urgent care clinics located through different municipalities within the southern part of Puerto,Rico including Juana Diaz,Villalba,Coamo and, Adjuntas.
State Public Health Service Puerto Rico, October, 1995 -September, 1996
Served as a General Practitioner in primary care outpatient clinics, attend patients of all ages.