Carlos Lao
Carlos Lao, MD

Meet Carlos Lao

Office Locations: Springfield, West Orange, Secaucus


Q&A with Dr. Lao

Q: Tell us about your background as a doctor.

A: I attended medical school at University of Santo Tomas, Manila Philippines.

Q: Why did you choose to become a doctor?

A: I choose to become a doctor to help people feel better and get well.

Q: Why did you choose to practice in an open access primary care practice?

A: I choose to practice in primary care to help a broader and greater range of people with their health concerns.

Q: What unique skills do you possess?

A: Internal medicine and occupational medicine.

Q: Describe your day to day activities, priorities and tasks. What do you like best?

A: My day to day activities include working, relaxing, spending family time. All activities are important to me because they all contribute to my well being.

Q: What accomplishments are you most proud of?

A: The accomplishments I am most proud of are my family and my career.

Q: What are the key challenges of this field of medicine? How is it changing?

A: The one key challenge of this field is the advances in technology and how we are extremely dependent on it in our practice and how it enhances our practice.

Q: If you couldn’t be a doctor, what would you be doing?

A: If I could not be a doctor at this stage in my life, I would be retired and creating projects for myself.

Q: What makes working at Care Station special?

A: The relationships and connections we create with many of our patients and colleagues makes working at Care Station special.

Q: Why should patients choose Care Station for their primary care?

A: Patients should choose Care Station for their primary care because of the dedication of the doctors, physician assistants, the staff in the clinic work as a team.

Q: Tell us a little something about yourself.

A: I am a dedicated and loyal individual in every area and aspect of my life.

Q: How do you like to spend your free time?

A: I like to spend my free time with my family and downtime for myself.