McAllen, TX – Naomi D’Acolatse, MD, MPH, FAASP, is being recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Top Pinnacle Physician for her professional excellence in Family Medicine and in acknowledgment of her work as Associate Dean for Educational Affairs at UTRGV School of Medicine.
Dr. Naomi D’Acolatse is a family practitioner who is now in academia as Associate Dean for Educational Affairs at the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley – School of Medicine in Edinburg.
Dr. D’Acolatse specializes in comprehensive health care for people of all ages. In addition to diagnosing and treating illnesses, family practitioners also put focus on preventative care with routine checkups, tests, and personalized coaching on how to maintain a healthy lifestyle. Dr. D’Acolatse possesses immense general knowledge on maintaining health, and today, family practitioners provide more care for the underserved and rural populations than any other medical specialty.
Before embarking on her professional journey, the doctor earned a Bachelor’s degree at Spelman College. She completed her medical degree (MD) at Wayne State University and finished her residency at St. Mary Mercy Hospital. She is a member of the following associations: TAFM, AAFP, TXFP, AMC, and the American Medical Association.
Outside of work, Dr. D’Acolatse sponsors children in developing nations, such as the Philippines. She also enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.
In light of this recognition, the doctor wishes to thank her husband, Derrick, and daughter, Moriah. She also would like to honor the loving memory of her grandmother and inspiration, Mary Lee Coaston.