Lara Charneco


Sector: Hospital & Health Care

Member Since, August 10, 2023

Open To Work

  • I am open to relocating to
  • I am open to working remotely Yes
  • I am open to being contacted by employers and recruiters Yes

About Me

Board certified Internist seeking primary care outpatient position.
Fully bilingual in English and Spanish.


  • Internal Medicine Residency, Primary Care Program (2004 - 2007) Montefiore Medical Center

  • M.D. (2000 - 2004) University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine

  • Post-baccalaureate Pre-Health Program (1998 - 1999) University of Pennsylvania

  • B.A. in History (1993 - 1997) Yale University

    Senior essay: History and politics of birth control in Puerto Rico

  • French Language and Civilization Course (1995 - 1995) Sorbonne, Paris, France

Work & Experience

  • Palo Alto Medical Foundation (2018 - Present ) Physician

    Outpatient primary care provider at Internal Medicine Department, use Epic EHR. Telemedicine since covid pandemic start, currently half day a week. Provided medical care and testing in full PPE at outdoor covid clinic.

  • Associated Internal Medicine, a Stanford Health Care Affiliate (2013 - 2018 ) Physician

    Outpatient primary care provider in an Internal Medicine Primary Care practice affiliated with Stanford Health Care. Proficient with Epic EHR.

  • Center for Primary Care, a NorthBay Affiliate (2007 - 2013 ) Physian

    Internal Medicine Primary Care provider in outpatient Primary Care practice. Member of Quality Improvement and Utilization Management Committee since inception (Summer 2012). Physician representative for NorthBay Center for Primary Care at the Partnership Health Plan Physician Advisory Board (a multicounty HMO Medi-Cal Insurance based in Solano County) from 2008 to 2013.

  • Asthma, Allergy & Pulmonary Associates (1999 - 2000 ) Administrative Assistant

    Clerical work, assisted with billing, handled physicians’ applications for State Licensure. Also assisted physician while seeing patients, including writing prescriptions and retrieving test results.