Our Investigators

Joseph M. Caporusso DPM, MPH, CPI

Dr. Joseph M. Caporusso DPM, MPH, CPI is the Founder, CEO and Certified Principal Investigator at Futuro Clinical Trials LLC. Dr. Caporusso is a board-certified podiatrist. He has served as President of the American Podiatric Medical Association, The International Federation of Podiatrists and The Texas Podiatric Medical Association. He also chaired The Peripheral Arterial Disease Coalition.

Joseph M. Caporusso DPM, MPH, CP
Thomas Turk, MD, MPH

Thomas Turk, MD, MPH

Dr. Thomas Turk, MD, MPH is a family medicine physician with over 20 years of experience. Dr. Turk graduated with his medical degree from University of North Carolina School of Medicine in 1995 and is board certified with the Diplomate American Board of Family Medicine.

Felipe Escandon, MD

Dr. Felipe Escandon, MD is a family physician in Mission, TX with over 45 years of experience. Dr. Gomez graduated from Universidad Nacional Autonama de Mexico in 1974. Dr. Gomez also is board certified with the American Board of Family Practice.

Felipe Escandon, MD

Jose Rodriguez, MD, FACP

Dr. Jose Rodriguez, MD, FACP is a gastroenterologist with over 25 years. He received his medical degree in 1986 from Ponce School of Medicine as the valedictorian of his class and received gastroenterology training from Texas A & M Health Science Center in 1992. Dr. Rodriguez is also board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine in both internal medicine and gastroenterology.

Jose Rodriguez, MD, FACP
Carlos F. Quiñones, MD

Carlos F. Quiñones, MD

Dr. Carlos F. Quiñones is a physiatrist in McAllen, TX, with more than 20 years of experience. Dr. Quiñones graduated from Universidad Central Del Caribe, where he received his M.D. in 1999.

Guillermo Ruben Pechero, MD

Dr. Guillermo Ruben Pechero is an orthopedic surgeon in McAllen, TX, with over 20 years of experience. Dr. Pechero graduated from Albany College, where he received his M.D. in 1992.

Guillermo Ruben Pechero, MD
Filiberto Rodriguez, MD

Filiberto Rodriguez, MD

Dr. Filiberto Rodriguez is a cosmetic surgeon in the Rio Grande Valley, who has been practicing for over 20 years. Dr. Rodriguez graduated from University of Virginia School of Medicine in 1999 where he received his MD.

Our Sub Investigators

Joseph Bender, DPM

Dr. Joseph Bender has been a podiatrist in McAllen, TX for over 25 years. He received his Bachelor's degree in Biology from Farleigh Dickinson University in 1985 and graduated as a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in 1989 from Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Bender is also board certified with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

Joseph Bender, DPM
Bryan Prukop, DPM

Bryan Prukop, DPM

Dr. Bryan Prukop has been a podiatrist in the McAllen, TX for over 20 years. He graduated as a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in 1998 from Des Moines University. Dr. Prukopis also board certified with the American Board of Podiatric Orthopedics and Primary Podiatric Medicine.

Thomas Brooks, DPM

Dr. Thomas Brooks has been a podiatrist in the Rio Grande Valley for over 30 years. He graduated as a Doctor of Podiatric Medicine in 1984 from Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine. Dr. Brooks is also board certified with the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.

Thomas Brooks, DPM
Bryan Prukop, DPM

Amory Baker, DPM

Dr. Amory Baker, DPM is a podiatrist in McAllen, TX. He graduated from Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine in 2015.

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