Coast Surgical Group

786 Third Ave. Suite B

Chula Vista, CA 91910

Phone: (619) 425-0797
Fax:     (619) 425-0596

For Life-Threatening Emergencies Call 911

© 2016 by Coast Surgical Group.

Dr. Frank Hernandez, M.D. FACS

CURRICULUM VITAE

 

Place of Birth:     Los Angeles California

Marital Status:    Married to Melanie October 27, 1979

                             Three children, Claudia, Joshua and Paul.

EDUCATION

 

1966-1974    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico.
                       M.D. Degree, November 29, 1974

 

1971-1972    Rotating internship, Tel-Hashomer Hospital Tel-Aviv, Israel.

 

1972-1973    Physician for Israel Health Department. Stationed in Aburdez and El-                              Harish, Sinai

 

1978-1974    Physician serving Social Service, General Hospital of Tijuana, Baja                                  California, Mexico

 

1974-1975    Private Practice, Tijuana, Mexico.

 

1975-1976    Rotating Internship, Deaconess Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri.

 

1976-1978    General Surgery residency, Deaconess Hospital, St Louis, Missouri,

 

1978-1981    General Surgery residency, Sinai Hospital of Detroit, Detroit Michigan.

LANGUAGES

 

English
Fluent Spanish

PROFESSIONAL
MEMBERSHIPS

 

American College of Surgeons

San Diego Medical Society

California Medical Society

 

2010 - present

LICENSURE

 

California, 1980 A36108

2010 - present

BOARD CERTIFICATION

 

Board Certified May 3, 1983

Recertified, October 23, 1992, October 19, 2001, December 31, 2024

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

1981 - Present     Scripps Mercy Hospital, Chula Vista, CA

1983 - Present     Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center, Chula Vista, CA

HOSPITAL APPOINTMENTS

1994 - 1995          Chief of staff, Paradise Valley Hospital

2010 - 2011          Chief of staff, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

2013                      Chief of surgery, Scripps Mercy Hospital, Chula Vista

2014 - Present     Chief of surgery, Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1981-1984        General Surgeon, California Health Plan, and HMO, San Diego California

1984-1994        General Surgery, Private Practice San Diego, California

1994-present   General Surgery, Coast Surgical Group, AMC National City, California