Dr. Andreas Girod Espinoza, MD, FCCP
Board Certified Pulmonary and Critical Care Physician
Dr. Andrea Espinoza, is a Board Certified Pulmonary & Critical Care Physician. Andrea is happily married to Luis M. Espinoza M.D., an Orthopedic Surgeon specializing in Sports Medicine. Together, they have three children (ages 13, 11 and 6) who remain the focus of what they hope to leave as a legacy of hope and service to their family and community. Through their faith, Luis and Andrea have grown in their understanding of how important it is to have integrity and compassion in what you do each day. Andrea credits Luis with being a constant source of love, life and energy through music, travel and of course sports.
In October of 2018, she was amongst 219 physicians and 93 PhD/Masters-level health clinicians and bachelor-level registered nurses who, as part of only the second cohort of medical professionals in the U.S. and the 5th cohort globally, became certified as Diplomates of the ABLM/American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) and the International Board of Lifestyle Medicine.
Dr. Espinoza is well-versed in the role that epigenetics plays in the onset of dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease. She will explain the concept of epigenetics and explore how deconstructing our genetic potential can empower and fuel the prevention of Alzheimer’s and Dementia in families.