Phil De Vera
Patient Care Coordinator
"Growing up, I always knew that I wanted to work in healthcare. As I got older and realized how much mental health impacts physical health and well-being, I became more passionate about pursuing a career as a physician that would allow me to help patients address all aspects of their health."
Phil is a graduate from the University of California, Irvine. He graduated in June 2023 with a Bachelor of Science in Human Biology and a Minor in Psychology. He plans to apply to medical school in the 2024-2025 application cycle and maintains an open mind regarding various medical specialties, acknowledging the opportunity to delve into each one during medical school. However, Psychiatry has captured his interest, influenced by his past and present experiences.
In his free time, Phil loves to socialize with friends, whether it involves sampling new cuisines or simply finding a comfortable spot to engage in conversations. Additionally, he has a strong affinity for music, deriving pleasure from exploring various genres. Phil also finds fulfillment in discovering new hobbies and pursuing random interests, showcasing his adventurous spirit and diverse range of passions.