Dr. Jose R. Antunes, M.D.Dr. Jose R. Antunes is a board certified general endocrinologist with a special interest in diabetes, lipid disorders, pituitary and adrenal disorders, thyroid dysfunction and thyroid cancer, calcium metabolism and osteoporosis .

Dr. Antunes received his medical degree from Sao Paulo University School of Medicine in Brazil in 1970. He did his residency in internal medicine at the Boston V A Hospital and Boston University Hospital and three years of fellowship in Endocrinology and Metabolism at Boston University Medical Center and Boston City Hospital. He is certified in internal medicine and subspecialty of endocrinology and metabolism by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is currently the Director of the Diabetes Treatment Center of Sarasota Memorial Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American College of Endocrinology, a member of the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists and a member of the Endocrine Society .

Dr. Antunes has been in practice in Sarasota since 1984. He has admitting privileges at both Sarasota Memorial Hospital and Doctors Hospital.