Diego A. Suarez, M.D.

  1. Internist


  1. Rochester, Minnesota



Diego Suarez, M.D., is a general internal medicine practitioner with interests in medical education and procedural medicine. Clinical focuses include:

  • Promoting the role of preventive medicine and healthy living
  • Management of chronic illnesses including hypertension, diabetes, and lipid disorders
  • Empowering patients through education to participate in the management of chronic illnesses
  • Bridging the cultural gap between physicians and patients of different cultural backgrounds

Outside of his clinical duties, Dr. Suarez is involved in educational roles with both the Medical School and Internal Medicine Residency Program.

    ResidencyMayo Clinic
    MDUniversity of Texas Medical Branch
    BSc - Molecular BiologyLiberty University


  1. 2020
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2020
    ACE AwardResidency training program, Department of Internal Medicine
  2. 2020
    J. Thomas Magan Award Division of Community Internal Medicine, Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Department of Internal Medicine
  3. 2019
    Winner of Research Poster Competition ACP Chapter Meeting, American College of Physicians
  4. 2016
    Induction to Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society Alpha Omega Alpha
  5. 2014
    Winner of Translational Science Research Poster Competition School of Medicine, University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston

Professional memberships

  1. 2021 - present
    Internal Medicine Residency Selection Committee MemberMayo Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Program
  2. 2020 - present
    Active MemberCIM Education Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  3. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  5. 2016 - present
    MemberAlpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society