It’s that time of year again! Time to start thinking about scholarships for the upcoming academic year. If you’re planning on going into family medicine,
Dr. Philip Baldeo
Medical Doctor. South Richmond Hill, NY.
Dr. Philip Baldeo is a practicing medical doctor based in the city of South Richmond Hill, NY. Dr. Baldeo specializes in family medicine, and also works with many of the local hospitals including North Shore University Hospital at Northwell Health and NYC Health + Hospital Queens.
Dr. Baldeo was born in the country of Guyana, where he was one of five people selected to study overseas because of his high scores on an annual British exam. From there, he went to school at West Indies Faculty of Medical Sciences, where he received an M.D., and was also a clinical prize winner during his final year of studies.
After finishing medical school, Dr. Baldeo began a post graduate scholarship to study surgery, which was awarded by the Jamaican Government, and he was later awarded a certification of distinction and dedication during this residency.
Dr. Baldeo is currently located in NY where he practices medicine and is licensed to practice medicine in both New York and Florida.
Philanthropy is an important part of Dr. Baldeo’s life, and he is active with helping his home country of Guyana which is a very underdeveloped nation. There, he helps with both his time and money to build homes for the people in need. Also, in 2022, Dr. Baldeo launched his scholarship fund to help future medical doctors with funding towards their education.