Dr. Martinez was born in El Paso, Texas. He was raised in the City of Commerce, California and returned to Texas to attend college. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Biology degree from the University of Texas at El Paso. He subsequently obtained his Medical Degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston, Texas.
He has been in the Rio Grande Valley since 1989 where he completed his training at the McAllen Family Practice Residency Program. Outside interest include guitar and photography.
He joined the Donna Medical Group in the summer of 2013.
Mr. Rocha is a native of the Rio Grande Valley. He served as a captain in the United States Airforce and is currently in the inactive reserve Medical Unit . He attended high school in Santa Rosa and graduated in 1989. He obtained a Bachelor of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science in 1994.
After having worked as a Medical Technologist at South Texas Hospital for many years, Mr. Rocha returned to school and obtained, a degree in Physician Assistant Studies. As a physician Assistant he worked for a Gastroenterology practice for two years and in 2005 he became a member our Elsa Medical Clinic team. Mr. Rocha is a volunteer team Physician Assistants for the Edcouch Elsa Yellow Jacket.
Ms. Santoy is a native of the Rio Grande Valley. She served in the United States Navy as a Hospital Corpsman. She attended Donna High School and graduated in 1975. Ms. Santoy graduated cum laud from Texas Tech University and obtained a degree in Clinical Laboratory Science.
After having worked as a Medical Technologist for many years, Ms. Santoy returned to school and obtained a degree in Physician Assistant Studies. In 2003 after graduation Ms. Santoy became a member of our Elsa Medical Clinic team as well as a member of our home visitation team.
Mrs. Madelaine Garcia was born in Minnesota. She traveled to several states while growing up and settled in the Rio Grande Valley in 1980.
She attended and graduated from McAllen High School She obtained her BS in Nursing from the University of Texas Pan American in 2001 She worked as an RN in the ICU, Home Health and Hospice and then joined the RGV ACO in 2012 while pursuing her Masters Degree.
She graduated with her MS in Nursing in 2014 from The University of Texas Pan American.
She enjoys providing compassionate care in the community as a FNP
Ms. Belinda Castillo is the newest member of the Donna Medical Clinic and is excited for her opportunity lead her patients down the path of better health. She was born and raised in the Rio Grande Valley and has over 15 years of experience in the medical field. Her dedication to providing patients with nothing but the best care and guidance was cultivated through her strong family upbringing. While adhering to those strong familial values of both love and faith, Ms. Castillo treats all her patients with the utmost respects so that she may not only heal them, but also impart some education to them in order to improve their overall health.
She earned her Masters of Science Degree from The University of Texas- Pan American in 2010. She is someone who works with patients from all walks of life, Ms. Castillo has worked in various levels of the health field: such as a Registered Nurse for the first half of her career and is currently a Nurse Practitioner with experience in both Family and Internal Medicine settings as well in mentoring university students. She treats everyone to the best of her ability and has a lasting impact to those she meets.
Favorite Quote: "Your work is going to fill a large part of your life, and the only way to be truly satisfied is great work. The only way to do great work is to love what you do." - Steve Jobs