Dr. Alexis Vazquez, DO

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Dr. Alexis Vazquez, DO

Urgent Care Medicine | Male

1361 13th Ave S Ste 245, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 Get Directions
(904) 493-7174

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Alexis A. Vazquez, D.O., Medical Director at First Stop Urgent Care Clinic, is a board certified physician and founder of...
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Dr. Vazquez is truly the most caring doctor I have ever encountered. His expertise in pulmonary medicine is unequaled and ability to relate to patients extraordinary. I would recommend him to anyone needing pulmonary care. I just wish more doctors were more like him.
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Specialties

  • Urgent Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

Board Certifications

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  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Disease

Conditions Treated

  • Asthma
  • Bronchiectasis
  • Bronchitis
  • Chronic Pulmonary Heart Diseases (incl. Pulmonary Hypertension)
  • COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease)
  • Emphysema
  • Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Lung Cancer
  • Lung Nodule
  • Pleural Effusion
  • Pneumonia
  • Pneumonitis (Due to Solids or Liquids)
  • Pulmonary Embolism
  • Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Respiratory Failure
  • Sarcoidosis
  • Sleep Apnea

Procedures Performed

  • Biopsy
  • Breath Testing
  • Bronchoscopy
  • Chest Tube Insertion
  • Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP)
  • Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
  • Endotracheal Intubation
  • Fiberoptic Bronchoscopy
  • Lung Biopsy
  • Mechanical Ventilation
  • Pulmonary Procedures
  • Respiratory Management
  • Sleep Study
  • Spirometry
  • Transbronchial Lung Biopsy
  • Ultrasound, Endobronchial

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  • 0
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  • 0
    Sanctions

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  • 0
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Education

  • Medical School
    Nova Southeastern University College Of Osteopathic Medicine

    Graduated in 2003

  • Internship Hospital
    U Fla Shands Hosp
  • Residency Hospital
    Mayo Clin Jacksonville
    U Fla Shands Hosp
  • Undergraduate School
    Florida International University

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Urgent Care Medicine
  • Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Disease
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found
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Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
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Dr. Vazquez says...

Alexis A. Vazquez, D.O., Medical Director at First Stop Urgent Care Clinic, is a board certified physician and founder of Cisca Pulmonary and Critical Care. The son of Cuban immigrants, Dr. Vazquez was born and raised in Miami and communicates fluently in both English and Spanish. Dr. Vazquez grew up playing professional tennis before deciding that serving others – not a tennis ball - was his destiny. He excelled as a medical student at Nova Southeastern University and surpassed his peers by graduating in the top ten percent of his class. After becoming a physician, Dr. Vazquez was chosen to be an Assistant Professor of Medicine at UF & Shands Jacksonville and successfully completed his Pulmonary and Critical Care fellowship at the renowned Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. He is well-known for his enthusiasm and passion for medicine, and has been invited to speak to medical groups on the topics of asthma, pulmonary hypertension, and pulmonary rehabilitation as well as being listed as one of Jacksonville Magazine's "2013 Top Docs." Well-loved and praised by patients and colleagues, Dr. Vazquez remains on the forefront of research in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, providing research-based treatment and superior care for his patients.