carlos ruiz - directorDr. Carlos J. Ruiz, a graduate of the National University of Colombia, received his post graduate training at Lutheran medical Center –Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio. He attained fellowship at the University of Miami. Dr. Ruiz is board certified in Internal Medicine and Infectious Diseases, and is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. A practitioner for many years, he is also the founding physician of Infectious Disease Consultants (IDC) and the Orlando Immunology Center (OIC). His interest has been in molecular applications for the diagnosis of difficult clinical cases and most recently the advances of personalized medicine, especially through next generation sequencing.

Dr. Ruiz has knowledge of compliance requirements for laboratories with the following accrediting bodies: CMS-CLIA CFR 493, College of American Pathology (CAP), COLA, American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA, Agency for Health Care (AHCA)