Class of 2022, Family Medicine Resident, Medical School: Ohio State UniversityMagaly Sotres, MD
Dr. Sotres is a Spanish-speaking New Orleans native who earned her bachelor’s degree in biology at the University of New Orleans. She received her medical degree from The Ohio State University where she participated in various projects to improve healthcare for Spanish-speaking patients. After completing a year of Emergency Medicine residency, she realized how much she missed forming long-term relationships with patients and decided to enter a Family Medicine residency. East Jefferson General Hospital had the strong ties to the community and diverse population that she wished to serve. Dr. Sotres plans to stay in the area after residency to help the underserved. In her spare time, she enjoys reading a good book, crocheting and spending time with her family, friends and pets.