Dr. Chavez, M.D. earned a B.A. in Anthropology with distinction at the University of Pennsylvania. He received his medical degree at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in 2011 where he was awarded the Dean's Recognition Award for academic and clinical excellence. He completed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in 2014. During residency, Dr. Chavez spent time teaching medical students and caring for patients in Mwanza, Tanzania. He is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and Attending at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Dr. Chavez is board certified in internal medicine.