Dr. Antonio Pessegueiro obtained his medical degree from the David Geffen School of Medicine (DGSOM) at UCLA. He completed his internship and residency training in internal medicine at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center. He joined the faculty at UCLA in 2010 as a hospitalist. Dr. Pessegueiro currently serves as the director of the Medical Education Pathway for the UCLA Internal Medicine Residency Training Program and is Co-Chair for the Clinical Foundations Course at the DGSOM. He also serves as director of the UCLA Preoperative Medicine Consultation Clinic in Westwood. His interests include medical student and resident education, as well as perioperative medicine. He completed the UCLA Fellowship in Medical Education in 2016. Dr. Pessegueiro is board certified in internal medicine.
Medical Board Certification
- Medical Student and Resident Education
- Curriculum Development
- Perioperative Medicine
- Outstanding Problem Based Learning Tutor Award; David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
- Commendation for Excellence in Medical Student Teaching; David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA (2007, 2008, 2009)