Paul Kalekas, DO, FACOI

Chair of the Primary Care Department and Associate Professor
Paul Kalekas
Primary Care
(702) 777-1821

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Dr. Kalekas graduated from Western University of Health Sciences with a D.O. degree. Following a transitional internship at Mesa General Hospital, he completed an Internal Medicine Residency at University Medical Center, through the University of Nevada School of Medicine. He is board certified through both the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Osteopathic Internal Medicine. He subsequently began private practice as president of Internal Medicine Specialists of Southern Nevada as well as maintaining staff privileges at seven local hospitals. He continued that title for 14 years.

Dr. Kalekas currently serves as the Chair and assistant professor of the primary care department at Touro University Nevada and course director for Physical Diagnosis and is the Regional Academic Officer for OPTI-West and Acting Assistant Dean for Graduate Medical Education. In addition, he serves as director of medical education for third and fourth-year clinical clerkships in the Sunrise Hospital system. He also is an Internal Medicine Attending for the Internal Medicine Residency at Valley Hospital Medical Center.