Victor S. Sierpina, MD
UTMB Distinguished Teaching Professor
W.D. and Laura Nell Nicholson Family Professor in Integrative Medicine
Director, Medical Student Education
Dr. Sierpina joined UTMB’s Department of Family Medicine in 1996. He attended medical school at the Abraham Lincoln School of Medicine at the University of Illinois in Chicago. He completed his internship and residency in Family Practice at the MacNeal Memorial Hospital in Berwyn, Illinois. After completing his residency he did advanced study in Medical Acupuncture for Physicians at the UCLA School of Medicine.
Dr. Sierpina is board certified by both the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Integrative and Holistic Medicine. He also serves as the Family Medicine Director of Faculty Development.
Dr. Sierpina’s interests are in medical student education in Family Medicine, Integrative Medicine and Integrative Oncology. His practice includes acupuncture, nutrition, botanical medicine and mind-body therapies.
Dr. Sierpina was named one of the
“Best Doctors in America” 2005-2014
Featured by the Medical Journal of Houston as one of ten Best of the Best 2010 - Houston Doctors