Dr. Duarte graduated for the Universidad Nacional de Colombia, later obtained his postgraduate medical training under the Memorial Family Practice Residency Program in Houston. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and earned the degree of Fellow from the American Academy of Family Physicians. Dr. Duarte founded his private practice and successfully treats patients with multiple complex medical problems such as depression, diabetes and congestive heart failure to name a few.
His medical group was among the first in Texas to obtain a Patient Centered Medical Home certification and they have fully implement Electronic Medical Records in their practice. Dr. Duarte divides his time between direct patient care and administrative medicine.
He is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, The Harris County Medical Society and the Texas Medical Association.