Alejandro Arizmendi, MD

Board Certified Internal Medicine, Geriatric Medicine, Hospice & Palliative Care

Born 1971 in Houston, Texas

Devoted physician bilingual in English and Spanish

Received  undergraduate degree from Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, 1989

Received Doctor of Medicine from Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, 1995

Completed Internal Medicine Residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, 2003

Completed Geriatric Medicine Fellowship at Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2005

Additional Experience Includes: Clinical Trials Research at Jose E. Gonzalez University Hospital and University of Texas-Houston Health Sciences Center.  Expert Faculty, Geriatrics Education Network of Indiana, Indiana University.  Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Indiana University School of Medicine.  Medical Director, Weslaco Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

Professional Interests Include:  Internal Medicine, Adult & Geriatric Care, Hospice, and Palliative Care.

Board Certifications:
Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2002
Geriatric Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2006
Hospice & Palliative Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine, 2012

Professional Organizations:
American College of Physicians, Associate Member
American Geriatrics Society
American Medical Directors Association
The American Academy of Home Hospice and Palliative Medicine
American Medical Association