Chief, Department of Medicine
Vice Chairman, Memorial Physician Group Advisory Board
Dr. Juan Martinez is Medical Director of the Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital Division of Pediatric Pulmonology. A board-certified pediatric pulmonologist, he received his medical degree from the Universidad Central del Este in the Dominican Republic. He completed his internship and residency in pediatrics at MetroHealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland; and a fellowship in pediatric pulmonology at Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, University Hospitals of Cleveland.
Dr. Martinez is the recipient of the 1994 Cystic Fibrosis Foundation Third Year Clinical Research Fellowship Award and the Metrohealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve University “Good Fellow” award for camaraderie and teaching. He has been principal investigator and co-investigator of many studies on asthma and cystic fibrosis.
Before coming to Joe DiMaggio Children’s Hospital, he practiced pediatric pulmonology and directed the Sleep Disorders Center and Cystic Fibrosis Center at All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has also served as clinical assistant professor at the University of South Florida College of Medicine in Tampa from 1995 to 2003.