The “Doctor of the Year” award is the highest honor bestowed by the Hispanic American Doctors Association of SW Florida on one exceptional doctor each year during our annual Member Social.

This time-honored tradition will begin this year in hopes of honoring some of the area's finest doctors .

Now you can be part of selecting our next Doctor of the Year with a simple on-line ballot. Nominations are accepted from patients, hospital staff, fellow physicians and the community at large. *Doctors nominated must be serving in SW Florida . You may nominate more than one doctor/physician, but no duplicate ballots please. Ballots received after our selection process, will be counted for the following year.

Please consider the following when making your selection...

  • Has demonstrated unusual concern for the welfare and happiness of patients and performed extraordinary patient care during the year.
  • Has commitment to community service that parallels their involvement to quality patient care.
  • Has a positive effect on others.
  • Whose contributions may be overshadowed because of personal humility and modesty.

Please nominate a doctor who best exhibits outstanding patient care. Any doctor who is a member of the SW Florida community is eligible for nomination. Voting is open to everyone.