Jose Martinez, MD

 Professional Schools Attended:

Albert Einstein College of Medicine Fifth Pathway

University Del Noreste

Herbert H. Lehman College

Internships: Lincoln Medical and Mental Heath Center

Residencies: Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center

Board Certification: American Board of Addiction Medicine

Clinical Interests: Robotics to assist The Disabled

Wheelchair Accessibility: Yes

Languages Spoken: Spanish

Why did you choose to be a provider in your specialty?I grew up in The South Bronx and saw how Drugs and Alcohol took a toll on this community. I felt an obligation to try and help patients suffering from these problems.

What are your top three personal values? My relationship with God, my family and my friends

What is your approach to connect with your patients? Easy going but I keep it real.

What is one of your most proud accomplishments? My children growing up to be responsible adults.

Describe Center for Recovery's mission in one word: Lifesaving

Hobbies: Basketball, listening to all types of music: swing, big band, jazz, R&B, salsa, bolero, tango, rock and roll, folk