Guillermo AndradeGuillermo Andrade (PA) attended the City University of New York at York College where he studied and obtained a Bachelors of Science in Physician Assistant Studies.

He is a native New Yorker, having lived there for 25 years before moving to Arizona.

Guillermo is also a Veteran of the Army. When he was in the Army, he spent alot of time with the medic platoon. It was there he found a passion for helping others medically.

The platoon leader was a Physician Assistant and so Guillermo decided we wanted to be a one as well.

After the Army, Guillermo worked in EMS for The Fire Department of New York (FDNY) for 5 years before he came to Arizona.

Recent Employment

October 2014-Present

  • Responsible for consultations of new and follow up patients with painful conditions
  • Conduct proficient and professional patient interviewing, perform diligent physical examinations, interpret radiology and laboratory reports
  • Formulate a treatment plan which includes ordering diagnostic studies as well as therapeutic interventions

Gold Canyon Urgent Care Family Medicine

December 2013- August 2014

6820 South Kings Ranch Road Ste 130

Gold Canyon, AZ 85118

November 2013-September 2014

  • Main physician assistant responsible for urgent care patients in a fast paced clinic
  • Duties include taking histories and performing physical examinations, ordering laboratory work, ordering and interpreting ECGs, Xrays, and formulating an assessment and plan
  • Also responsible for seeing walk in patients, and providing proper referrals
  • Placing IV lines, proficient in suturing, proficient in incision and drainage procedures, placement of Foley catheters

Education

York College CUNY Jamaica, NY   11432

  • Dean’s honor list Spring 2010
  • Physician Assistant class 2011-2013
  • Bachelor of Sciences in Physician Assistant studies August 2013

Clinical Rotations

Internal Medicine: New York Hospital Queens

Ob/Gyn: Queens Hospital Center

Pediatrics: New York Hospital Queens

Surgery: New York Hospital Queens

Family Medicine: Sosa and Perea Medical office Elmhurst, NY

Emergency Medicine: New York Hospital Queens

Long Term Care: Veteran’s Affairs at Saint Albans

Ambulatory Medicine: Damian Family Care Center Jamaica, NY

Psychiatry: Elmhurst Hospital Center

Queensborough Community College CUNY Bayside, NY   11364

September 2004 to December 2006

  • Dean’s Honors list Spring 2006
  • Successfully completed an Honors course in Biology
  • Transferred to York College CUNY in 2007 to learn more about the Physician Assistant program

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants October 2013
  • Currently have an active DEA license

Work history

Emergency Medical Technician

January 2007 to August 2011

FDNY EMS

Brooklyn, NY 11201

  • Responded to 911 trauma, medical, and psychiatric emergencies. Provided pre-hospital emergency care such as; airway management, bleeding control, CPR, spinal immobilization
  • Received achievements for Return of Spontaneous Circulation from the chief of FDNY EMS

United States Army

June 2000 to June 2004

  • Served overseas in Italy, Germany, Iraq and Kuwait
  • Received Army Commendation Medal
  • Honorable discharge June 2004

Languages

  • Able to communicate proficiently in Spanish
  • In addition, able to communicate in Italian on a basic level