May 6, 2020

Franco J. Castrejón, OD, FAAO, received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Western University of Health Sciences. Rotated through the Naval Medical Center San Diego, Marine Corps Recruit San Diego, Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, and the Naval Air Station North Island. Dr. Castrejon is Ortho-K certified and has been practicing in the field of Optometry on the Central Coast for over 10 years. Dr. Castrejon is a Fellow of the American Academy of Optometry. Dr. Castrejon was awarded the `A Tribute to Caring` award for exemplary community service. In his free time he enjoys playing hockey, hiking, going to the beach, and most importantly spending time with his family.


October 14, 2020

Dr. Felizarta received his medical degree from the University of the Philippines College of Medicine in Manila, Philippines. He completed an internal medicine residency and an infectious disease subspecialty residency at State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn. He is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine as a Diplomate in Internal Medicine and Infectious Disease. He is recognized as an HIV Specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine and as a Certified Physician Investigator by the Association of Clinical Research Professionals. Dr. Felizarta is a fellow of the American College of Medicine and Academy of Physicians in Clinical Research. He is also a member of the Infectious Disease Society of America and American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases.


May 8, 2020

Frank Giardina, M.S., O.D., F.A.A.O., received his Doctor of Optometry degree from Pacific University College of Optometry in 1986. Dr. Giardina has been practicing optometry on the Central Coast for over 10 years.


May 8, 2020

Dr. Teeranun Jirajiriyavej, also known as "Dr. Jira" is an endocrinologist at Nipomo. She was born and raised in Bangkok, Thailand and completed her training from Siriraj Medical School, Mahidol University, a first and leading medical institute accredited with international standards in Thailand. She was awarded with first class honors in her class of 220 medical students. In 2009, she finished her internal medicine residency training from Bassett Medical Center, a Columbia University affiliated hospital in upstate New York. Dr. Jira was offered and accepted her fellowship position in Endocrinology at Los Angeles County, Harbor UCLA Medical Center in California. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is also board certified in Endocrine and metabolism medicine.

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