A member of our primary care team, Christian Colón, MD, is an internist, board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is dedicated to managing the full range of health conditions affecting adults, adolescents, and seniors with a focus on providing effective, patient-centered care that promotes wellness in addition to treating illness. Dr. Colón earned his medical degree from Loma Linda University School of Medicine in California and completed his Internal Medicine residency at AdventHealth Orlando. Following residency, he practiced at hospital and clinic settings in Florida. His experience includes community service and medical mission work for underserved populations in Puerto Rico.
Internal medicine deals with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of adult diseases. An internist cares for hospitalized and ambulatory patients and may play a major role in teaching or research. They are especially skilled in the management of patients who have undifferentiated or multi-system disease processes.