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Brian L. Montenegro


Dad and husband first, doctor always

Dr. Brian L. Montenegro is a neonatologist, a specialist in caring for premature babies and newborns who have birth defects, injuries or illnesses.

In research, Montenegro focuses on assessing the best available evidence in order to identify ways of increasing the quality of patient care.

Montenegro earned his medical degree at Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed a residency in pediatrics at the Naval Medical Center San Diego. While completing a fellowship in neonatal and perinatal medicine at Harvard Medical School, he also participated in its Global Clinical Scholars Research Training program.

Montenegro spends free time reading nonfiction as well as watching and playing sports – passions that ensure he is never bored.

  • Education

    Tufts University School of Medicine, MD, 2006

  • Residencies

    Naval Medical Center San Diego, Pediatrics, 2009

  • Fellowships

    Harvard Medical School, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2016

It takes fierce will to get ahead in this world, but if you never love, life will pass you by.

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