Luis Cruz, MD
Hometown: National City, CA (South San Diego)
Undergrad: University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Medical School: Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara (UAG)
Why This Program: Not only does this program have the strength of a strong supportive faculty and the support of UCSF, this program is found within a diverse patient population that is a population I plan to continue working with throughout my career. I love that this program covers the sickest and most vulnerable people between Los Angeles and San Francisco. I believe that after finishing my training here, I will be strong in all facets of medicine, which will provide my patients with the best care possible.
Interests Within Family Medicine: I am interested in preventative medicine, diabetes management, integrative medicine, especially diet and exercise. I love that in FM I can build relationships with my patients with the goal of creating an environment of accountability and a partnership that I hope will lead to a healthier lifestyle.
Hobbies and Interests: Things that bring me joy are gardening, biking, running/gym, Netflix and cooking. I like all sports and the outdoors. I also love to eat.
Education & Recognition