MD, VICE PRESIDENT/CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER
Dr. Pichardo earned her medical degree from San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Puerto Rico, and received her degree in Premedical Education from the University of Puerto Rico. She has more than 20 years of experience working in primary care, focusing on meeting the needs of uninsured and underinsured patients in community settings. She has been with Community Health Centers since 2015. Most recently, she served as Chief of Quality where she was responsible for quality improvement and assurance functions within the system. Prior to joining Community Health Centers, Dr. Pichardo served as a senior physician with the Osceola County Health Department, and as a Senior Physician and Chief Health Officer for the Florida Department of Corrections. Dr. Pichardo is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the Physicians Society of Central Florida.