Miguel Antonatos, MD
Dr. Miguel Antonatos, the founder of Text2MD and a renowned physician, has been at the forefront of telemedicine since 2017, collaborating with major telemedicine practices. He now brings his extensive telemedicine expertise to Text2MD. Offering services in 30 states, Dr. Antonatos played a pivotal role during the pandemic by providing crucial Telehealth assistance to COVID-19 patients.
Dr. Antonatos earned his medical degree at Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara in Guadalajara, Mexico, and completed his Internal Medicine residency at Morristown Memorial Hospital in Morristown, NJ, which is affiliated with The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in NYC.
As a board-certified Internal Medicine physician with a rich background of over 15 years in Hospital Medicine, Dr. Miguel Antonatos has transitioned his focus to preventive medicine, seamlessly integrating it with the advancements of telemedicine. He strongly believes in a proactive approach to healthcare, explaining, “My extensive experience has clearly shown that illness is best combated through prevention. This epiphany has shifted my practice from a traditional hospital-centric model to a preventive healthcare paradigm, now accessible through telemedicine. By employing state-of-the-art diagnostic tools and creating personalized health plans, I am dedicated to helping individuals proactively maintain their health from the comfort of their homes, thus minimizing the necessity of hospital admissions. This innovative blend of preventive care and telemedicine not only enhances patient care but also strengthens and enriches the overall health of our community.”