Victor Pinedo, Nurse Practitioner, was born and raised in Los Angeles County and joined OUCH! Urgent Care in December 2018. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology from California State University, Fullerton and completed Cypress College’s Registered Nursing Program. He continued his educational endeavors and received his Masters of Science in Nursing from California State University, Long Beach and graduated with honors as a Family Nurse Practitioner. With over fourteen years of experience in the medical field, Victor has worked as an emergency room trauma technician, EMT, and Registered Nurse (R.N.). He has worked as a R.N in Acute Care Surgery/Trauma Surgery, Emergency, Urgent Care, Medical Surgical, Oncology, Orthopedics, Neuro ICU, Home Health, Palliative, and Occupational Health areas. He has Charge Nurse, and Nurse Supervisor experience. He also served as an associate nursing instructor for both Santa Ana College and Cypress Colleges. He has served as a preceptor to many future nurses. As a Nurse Practitioner, Victor has worked in Emergency Medicine, Urgent Care, Orthopedics and Family Practice.
Victor, practices Urgent Care because he loves variety and positively impacting the lives of others. He strives to listen to his patients closely, practice safely and efficiently and always spends time educating his patients and their family members about their illnesses and how they can improve their health. He finds empowering his patients and giving them the tools to take care of themselves and their health a rewarding and important aspect of his position.