Francisco Gortes, MD
Where I grew up... Miami, Florida
Undergraduate... University of Miami
Medical School... University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine
Internship... Saint Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor, Transitional Year
Personal Interest/Hobbies... working out, science fiction, videogaming, biking, kayaking
Favorite thing about St. Louis... Forest Park, zoo, museums, great restaurants, and affordability
Favorite Website... youtube.com
I bet you didn't know that... I've completed all P90X and Insanity fitness videos
Jobs I've held outside of radiology/medicine... Epic consultant, editor for Firecracker, tutor during undergrad
Married? Kids? Pets?
Favorite Quote... I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the Tannhäuser Gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain.
What attracted you to radiology... The intellectual stimulation, cutting edge technology, and the opportunity to be at the forefront of medical innovation
Why I chose MIR for my training... The best training in the country in a collegial environment with brilliant yet down-to-earth people