Nicholas Dembitsky grew up and completed high school in San Diego, California. He subsequently moved to Boulder, Colorado to complete his undergraduate degree. Looking to learn a new language and combining his curiosity for medicine he decided to forgo the traditional medical school route and applied solely to foreign medical schools. He completed medical school at the Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara (where he met his wife) and completed an additonal year at New York Medical College. His medical interests are in Pulmonary Critical Care. He enjoys life with his wife and their new baby boy. When not in the hospital, he can usually be found in the ocean or hiking in the mountains perusing his various hobbies.