November 29, 2021 – Geriatrician Laura Alvarez Orduz, MD has joined staff at Holy Cross HealthPlex’s new AgeWell Center, a comprehensive collaborative center focused on healthcare, wellness and social interaction to help the aging population of South Florida to live their healthiest and most active lives.
A member of the Holy Cross Medical Group, a multi-specialty physician group employing over 160 physicians providing services in Broward and Palm Beach counties, Dr. Alvarez Orduz attended medical school at the Universidad Nacional de Colombia in Bogota. , Colombia before training in epidemiology at the Universidad de Los Llanos in Villavicencio, Colombia. She attended clinical rotations at the University of Miami and completed her internal medicine residency at St. Mary Medical Center Long Beach in Long Beach, Calif., Which is affiliated with UCLA and a Geriatric Medicine Fellowship. at Yale University. Previously, she spent five years as a general practitioner and primary care practitioner in Colombia.
Fluent in English and Spanish, Dr. Alvarez Orduz is a member of the American Geriatric Society and the American Medical Association. She is certified in internal medicine and certified in advanced cardiac resuscitation and basic resuscitation. She holds a medical license in Florida, Connecticut and Colombia.
Dr. Alvarez Orduz’s office is located at Holy Cross HealthPlex, 1000 NE 56th Street in Fort Lauderdale. To make an appointment, call 954-229-8606. For more information, visit Holy-Cross.com.
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