Welcome to the Department of Internal Medicine
The Department of Internal Medicine at the UTRGV School of Medicine is committed to creating the future physician leaders of tomorrow through innovative medical education and training to deliver high-quality, compassionate patient-centered care for people of South Texas and beyond.
The UTRGV School of Medicine is historic and has enormous potential. We are all so excited to be a part of its growth and development. With its strong social mission, with its creation of new residencies and fellowships, UTRGV Internal Medicine is poised to become a top-notch program for the next generation of internists and physicians.
In the Department of Internal Medicine, we are building new programs and working to recruit a diverse faculty to achieve the UTRGV SOM mission and institutional goals of enhancing the education and experience of students, increasing access to high-quality care and expanding research in diseases of importance to the Rio Grande Valley.
Our UTRGV Internal Medicine faculty, students, and residents are making history. We are dedicated to enhancing the health care needs of individuals and the quality of life for families in the Rio Grande Valley.
Andrew Dentino, MD, FACP, AGSF, FAPA, FAAHPM