Alexander Arroyo, MD FAAP
Director Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Maimonides Medical Center
About the Instructor
Dr. Arroyo Received his undergraduate education at St. Francis College in Brooklyn graduating Magna cum Laude with a bachelor of science in biology and a minor in psychology in May 1998. Dr. Arroyo received his doctor of medicine degree from the University Of Connecticut School Of Medicine May 2002. After completing medical school he did a pediatric residency at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset New York completing the program June 2005. Dr. Arroyo followed residency with the pediatric emergency medicine fellowship at the Schneider Children's Hospital department of pediatric emergency medicine from July 2005 through June 2008 and ultrasound fellowship at Long Island Jewish medical center from July 2008 through June 2009. He is the director of pediatric emergency medicine at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn New York. Dr. Arroyo has lectured nationally and internationally on the topic of point of care ultrasound and has authored multiple articles and textbooks on the subject. He is a New York State athletic commission physician and has been a ring side physician for MMA, kickboxing, boxing and wrestling events and has fought amateur kick boxing fights and professional wrestling matches as well.