Dr. Yamines Alifonso-Amador comes to us with 13 years of experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology. Born in Puerto Rico, she attended the University of Puerto Rico, where she studied Biology and graduated magna cum laude. She attended Ponce School of Medicine to earn her the distinction as a Doctor in Medicine. Finally, she returned to the University of Puerto Rico and took part in the School of Medicine Obstetrics and Gynecology Residency Program.
She began to practice at HIMA San Pablo Hospital, Fajardo PR, where she served as a consultant and focused on prenatal care and managing high-risk obstetrical patients. Following this, she worked as a Doctor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Menonita Hospital, Caguas PR. In 2017, Dr. Alifonso-Amador moved to Corpus Christi, TX, and joined the Corpus Christi Medical Center – Bay Area.
At this time, Dr. Alifonso-Amador is distinguished as a Diplomat of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a Fellow of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
Dr. Alifonso-Amador recently moved to Florida with her husband (a Pediatric Urologist at Nemours Children’s Hospital), their two children, and two French Bulldogs, Lola and Tunka. She is bilingual in English and Spanish.
Dr. Alifonso-Amador enjoys spending time with her family, going to the beach, traveling, and dancing with her husband in her spare time.