UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Miramontes, David A.

School of Health Professions
Emergency Health Sciences
210-567-7860
miramontesd@uthscsa.edu

Supervise all EMS Medical care under delegated practice of Prehospital Medicine. Supervise initial training, quality assurance, continuing education,infection control and Pre-Hospital Research for San Antonio Fire Department Paramedics and EMTs. San Antonio is the 7th largest City in the United States with a service area of 460 square miles. The department has 54 Engine Companies, 20 Trucks, 18 First Response Squads, 2 Hazmat and 2 Heavy Resuce Companies. The City is covered with 33 dual-Paramedic Ambulances with up to 8 peak load units in service daily. SAFD responds to over 167,000 incidents a year

8/2017 - Present Emergency Physician Baptist Hospitals, Emergency Medicine, San Antonio, TX
7/2015 - Present Assistant Professor/Clinical and Emergency Room Physician University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Emergency Medicine, San Antonio, TX
10/2014 - Present Assistant Professor/Clinical and San Antonio Fire Department University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Emergency Health Sciences, San Antonio, TX
1/1988 - Present Regional Deputy Chief Medical Officer Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC