Jose A. Santiago, Jr., M.D.
Native of New York; Relocated to Louisiana 1986
CURRENT SPECIALTY: PULMONARY MEDICINE
BS xavier Univerity of Louisiana (Chemistry)
MD Tulane University School of Medicine
PhD Tulane University School of Medicine (Pharmacology)
Internships and Residency: Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation, New Orleans, Louisiana
Fellowship: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
BOARD CERTIFIED: Internal Medicine 2004, Pulmonary Medicine, 2006
American College of Physicians - Member
American College of Chest Physicians - Fellow
PUBLICATIONS: Dr. Santiago has published extensively throughout his academic tenure (1993-1997)
Dr. Santiago joined Acadiana Medicine Clinic in 2003, immediately after completing his Fellowship in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine. In addition to providing interventional and preventive care to patients, he has managed and co-ordinated clinic research trials (Phases II through IV) for medications treating COPD, asthma and other pulmonary- related medicines. In 2011 he co-founded Community Medical Research where he currently serves as CEO.
Dr. Santiago's interests include music, woodworking, and reading. He and his wife, Kerry, stay busy keeping up with their four children.