Dr. Claudio Diaz-Socarras
Dr. Claudio Diaz-Socarras was born and raised in Cuba. After moving to Venezuela he went to medical school at Universidad Central in Caracas. He transferred to Central America Health Sciences University in Belize where he earned his medical degree.
Dr. Diaz-Socarras completed his first year of postgraduate training in Family Medicine at HUMC/University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ) where he developed a special interest in Women’s Health. He soon realized that he wanted to concentrate his efforts in this area. He then completed residency training in Obstetrics and Gynecology at NUMC, a major affiliate of the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook.
During his residency Dr. Diaz-Socarras conducted research in areas of antenatal testing in order to reduce cesarean delivery rates. He also developed a particular interest in pelvic surgery techniques and its application in high-risk obstetrical cases and the improvement of pregnancy outcomes.
Dr. Diaz-Socarras is certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology (ABOG) since 2016; he is also a Fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (FACOG) since 2017. Dr. Diaz-Socarras provides comprehensive care to women of all ages in a very compassionate way.