Dr. James Poindexter is a leading specialist in cardiology and vascular surgery.
Born in Havana Cuba, Dr Julio Menocal emigrated with his family in the early sixties to the US after the Cuban revolution.
After doing their share of Globe Trotting, the family settled in Bogota Colombia. Dr Menocal there finished his schooling and also obtained his medical degree for Universidad Javeriana School of Medicine in Bogota.
Beforefinishing Med School , Dr Menocal took his foreign boards and passed on the first try. He then was accepted into the Georgetown University Family Practice Program in the early 1980’s. Since Georgetown and Universidad Javeriana are sister Jesuit schools, Dr Menocal’s transitioninto American Medicine was indeed smooth.
After finishing his residency training at the Georgetown University /ProvidenceHospital Family Practicein 1985 , Dr Menocal joined a practice in Frederick,Maryland. By 1993 , the practice had growninto a four physician group . It was then that Parkview Medical Group was formed.
This group provided Family Practice services to 35 counties in 3 locations . Eventually the group was purchased by Frederick Memorial Health Services. After 7 years with them Dr Menocal decided to spin off from his group and form a solo office that would servicethe growing immigrant and Medicare population of Frederick,Maryland.
Without Government grants , and using the SBA lending utilities at his disposal , Dr Menocal has given Free Government vaccines 75 000 times in the past year. The practice provides a averageof 21 thousand visits per year , giving a full ten percent of its budget in free and discounted care.
In its 10thyear of profitable operations, Menocal Family Practice has 3 offices and offers traditional Family Practice service to Medicare, Medicaid andCommercial Insurance.