Hometown: West Hempstead, NY
Medical School: Ross University School of Medicine
Residency: Stony Brook Southampton Family Medicine Residency
Specialties: Family Medicine
Interests: Women’s health and preventative medicine
Background: Catherine Porras is a physician specializing in pediatrics and adult medicine, primary women’s health, pap smears and birth control and trigger point injections. Dr. Porras values developing relationships with her patients through every stage of their lives, from childhood through adult life. Before medical school, she was an emergency medical technician. Dr. Porras has extensive community involvement, including service as a volunteer EMT, assisting in fundraisers for the American Lung Association, organizing health fairs for the Picture of Health Foundation in Tucker, Georgia, and providing medical care at homes serving residents with autism.