Dr. Parham Parto
Department of Internal Medicine
Dr. Parto is Chief Resident and Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine. He is originally from Orange County, California. His educational background includes a BS in Biological Sciences with a minor in Educational Studies from the University of California, Irvine, a MPH degree in Health Administration from Loma Linda University in California, and a MD degree from St. George's University School of Medicine in Grenada. Dr. Parto completed an Internal Medicine residency at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Here he was chosen amongst his peers to serve as chief resident and is currently pursuing a career in Cardiology. Why UTMB? "When I first interviewed here I was really taken back at how welcoming and happy all of the residents and staff were and how much they supported each other. I have learned a lot from the excellent faculty and one of a kind teaching experiences available. I truly enjoyed my time here as a resident and wanted to provide my own contribution to the program by being chief. The environment here really provides the perfect balance of education, research, learning, and home life."