About the Doctor

Alejandro Arizmendi, MD

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

Dr. Arizmendi was born in Houston, Texas in 1971 and is a devoted physician bilingual in English and Spanish. He received an undergraduate degree from Universidad de Monterrey, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, 1989 and received Doctor of Medicine from Universidad Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, Mexico, 1995.

He completed Internal Medicine Residency at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, 2003 and completed Geriatric Medicine Fellowship at Indiana University, School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2005.

Dr. Arizmendi has additional experience in:

  • 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