Dr. Loren Caira

Dr. Loren Caira

Family Physician

Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre


About Me

Dr. Loren Caira - Professional Summary:     A family and emergency care physician with the Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre of Burns Lake, British Columbia, Dr. Loren Caira possesses a long history of teaching continuing medical education and participating in professional societies. The recipient of an M.D. from the University of British Columbia, Dr. Loren Caira conducted his internship and residency at the Royal Jubilee Hospital in British Columbia, and he completed specialty training in emergency care with the University of California, Los Angeles, and the facility formerly known as the Martin Luther King Jr. Hospital. 

During his 30 years of practicing medicine, Dr. Loren Caira has worked at busy hospitals and medical centers around the world, including South Africa’s second largest facility, King Edward VIII Hospital, and Los Angeles’ West Hills Hospital and Medical Center, where he served as an emergency room doctor from 1995 to 2011. Dr. Caira also served as an interim physician at the Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center in the U.S. Virgin Islands, and he directed the emergency medicine divisions at the Southern California-based Tustin Hospital Medical Center and Greater El Monte Community Hospital. 

While living and working in Southern California, Dr. Loren Caira taught emergency care in a number of capacities. He served as an instructor of cardiac life support and advanced pediatric life support, and he currently maintains certification to provide advanced cardiac, trauma, and pediatric life support. Dr. Caira also directed Monterey Park, California’s EMT defibrillation program and he advised the city on its emergency medical services. Currently, Dr. Caira holds fellowship status and engages in continuing medical education with the American College of Emergency Physicians. He maintains membership with the American Board of Forensic Examiners and the American and Canadian medical associations.
Dr. Loren Caira - Professional Experience:    
Lakes District Hospital and Health Centre of Burns Lake
Family Physician
Burns Lake, British Columbia
Nov 2011 - Present

Dr. Loren Caira - Education:     
Martin Luther King Hospital UCLA
Accredited Specialty Medicine Training
Emergency Medicine

Jan 1986
Dr. Loren Caira - Interests:     Commercial Scuba Diver, Summited Mt. Kilamanjaro 2004, Ray and parasite research for over 25 years.


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