"Nothing is as strong as the heart of a volunteer" - Jimmy Doolittle.
Dr. Mercado is an internist and also a certified gerontologist by the Mexican Council of Geriatrics. He is from Mexico City and has resided in San Jose del Cabo for eight years. One of his particular areas of interest is in servicing the community with a focus on preventive medicine. Dr. Mercado has been donating his time to Liga MAC for a number of years through our Medical Assistance Program, and he is currently a boar director.
In addition to working in the National Health System at IMSS, as the Coordinator of the Education and Research Department, he has his own private practice in Los Cabos. He also belongs to the local Association of Medical Doctors, coordinating the Education Area as well. He enjoys running in his free time, and spending time with family and friends. Mercado is the creator of a health education program addressed to Liga MAC’s scholars to prevent obesity and chronic deseases.