Dr. Edwin A Contreras M.D PA.
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Specialist | Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine4000 24th St Lubbock TX, 79410
Dr. Edwin Contreras is a Neonatal-Perinatal Physician practicing in Lubbock, TX. Dr. Contreras cares for the critically ill newborn and premature infants. Neonatal-Perinatal Physicians treat conditions such as breathing disorders, birth defects, infections, and any other life-threatening medical problems. They coordinate with their young patients families and other physicians to determine appropriate treatment.
Education and Training
Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos, Facultad De Medicina 1969
Universidad Nacional Mayor de San Marcos Facultad de Medicina San Fernando 1970
- Birth Defects
- Johns Hopkins University Med School 1971
- Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health Program A
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