About Lopez Orlando
Orlando Lopez, PA-C, Physician Assistant at South Texas Family Medicine and Urgent Care Center in San Antonio, Texas. He is a seasoned Physician Assistant bringing over 17 years of experience.
Highly analytical and organized with an observant, detail-oriented nature dedicated to optimal patient care. Orlando is a Navy veteran with over 33 years of service including multiple combat tours in Gulf Wars, Iraq, and Afghanistan.
He received his Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies through the Interservice Physician Assistant Program (IPAP) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska in 2006. He went on to work in Navy Medicine as a NCCPA Board Certified Physician Assistant. Orlando worked in Primary Care for most of his time in the Navy, but also completed a fellowship in Dermatology and has extensive emergency medicine and trauma training which he put into practice on six ground combat deployments with Marine Corps, Army and Navy Special Forces. He also provided medical care to local villagers in various parts of Iraq and Afghanistan.
Orlando retired from the Navy in 2022 and decided to settle in San Antonio after having been stationed at Fort Sam earlier in his career and enjoying the San Antonio lifestyle. In early 2023 he joined the team at South Texas Family Medicine and Urgent Care Center and looks forward to making a positive impact on patients throughout Southern Texas.
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