Hector Llenderrozos, MD, MPH is a Clinical Associate Professor of Family Medicine at the CHMC/USC Family Medicine Residency. In the decade previous to his time at USC, Dr. Llenderrozos worked at the UCI Department of Family Medicine and in the Department of Family Medicine in the Southern California Permanente Medical Group. He has 20 years of experience seeing culturally diverse patients and teaching future physicians.
Dr. Llenderrozos completed his medical degree and received a Master’s in Public Health from the University of Illinois at Chicago. He then completed his residency at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. After joining the Family Medicine Department at the University of Michigan as a Clinical Instructor I, he transitioned to a University of Michigan-affiliated project in Shanghai, China, as a Clinical Instructor II, teaching visiting medical students and residents and caring for patients. Additionally, he was invited to present seminars and teach at the Shanghai Medical University School of Public Health as a visiting associate professor. After settling in Southern California, Dr. Llenderrozos served as the Director of Maternity Care and Associate Clinical Professor in the Family Medicine Department at the University of California Irvine.
During his 20 years of experience, Dr. Llenderrozos has received numerous honors and awards including the Physician of Excellence from the Orange County Medical Association and Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from the UCI Family Medicine Residency. He has also worked on several major grants, has been an invited speaker on multiple occasions and collaborated in peer-reviewed research projects.
UCI Family Medicine Residency: Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, 2008
Orange County Medical Association: Physician of Excellence Nominee, 2008-2009
UCI School of Medicine: Clinical Foundations Special Service Recognition Core Faculty Appreciation Award, 2009
UCI School of Medicine: Excellence in Teaching Award, 2008
Orange County Medical Association: Physician of Excellence, 2007
Najm WI, Lie D, Shapiro J, Llenderrozos HJ. Group medical visits as a teaching tool in a family medicine clerkship. Fam Med. 2009 Oct; 41(9):625-31. View in: PubMed
Llenderrozos, HJ. Urinary Tract Infections: Management Rationale for Uncomplicated Cystitis. Clinics in Family Practice. 2004; 1(6):157-171. View in: PubMed