DR. GEZZER ORTEGA
Gezzer Ortega, MD, MPH is a patient-centered physician with a focus on providing optimal care to all patients. Dr. Ortega serves as Medical Director of Jivana Care and is junior faculty at the Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital/ Harvard Medical School overseeing surgical disparities research.
He recently served as the Senior Research Associate within the Clive O. Callender Howard-Harvard Health Sciences Outcomes Research Center at Howard University College of Medicine (HUCM). He obtained his medical degree from HUCM, a Master of Public Health from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and his Bachelor of Science from Syracuse University. Research, mentoring, and service are at the core of Dr. Ortega’s endeavors.
Dr. Ortega has collaborated with research groups focused on providing equitable care and as a result, has published many original articles and presented at national meetings. As a physician-scientist his focus is to contribute to the field of medicine and eliminate health disparities through research and humanitarian efforts. His hobbies include sports, traveling, and music.
Dr. Suresh C Gupta
Looking after the multiple communities of Mt Rainier and Rockville, MD, Dr. Suresh Gupta is a warm and caring primary care doctor. He is available for consultations and examinations at Jivana Care, where patients visit him for a wide spectrum of common and specialized medical needs.
Dr. Gupta graduated from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, where he received his medical degree. He is fellowship trained in pulmonary medicine at Georgetown University. He is also certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine, specializing in pulmonary disease. Constantly up-to-date on the most progressive techniques available, he strives to get his patients feeling their best.
Dr. Gupta is an active member of the American College of Physicians, American College of Chest Physicians, and the American Medical Association. He is also the recipient of multiple awards and honors. His personalized approach has helped to solidify rewarding and lasting relationships between him and his patients.
DR. SUBASH DUGGIRALA
Dr. Subash Duggirala is a highly skilled physician with vast clinical and management experience. He has practiced as a physician in Primary Care, Occupational Medicine, Pain Management and Cosmetic Medicine for more than 25 years. Dr. Duggirala completed medical school at S.C.B Medical College and then continued his education to earn a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree from University of Washington, Seattle. He then completed two residency programs at the University of Washington, Seattle in Preventive Medicine and Family and Community Medicine in BHU. In addition, Dr. Duggirala has completed specialty board certifications in Preventive Medicine, Pain Management, and Quality Management.
Dr. Duggirala performs a wide range of cosmetic procedures to patients at Jivana Care. Please see Jivana Care’s Cosmetic Medical Clinic page for a list of services performed by Dr. Subash Duggirala and his team.
In his professional career, Dr. Duggirala also worked as a Physician Advisor for the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Service, Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) for more than 12 years reporting on topics such as Clinical Care Quality, Clinical care Review, Disease Management, Utilization Review, Medical Staff Affairs and, Health Policy & Benefits Management.