Hector D. Bird, MPAS, PA-C, CAQ-EM is a graduate of the University of Florida College of Medicine. Prior to working at NAB Life Health, he has practiced Emergency Medicine since 2015, in Washington, DC and, most recently, throughout Northwest Florida. During this time, he achieved the highest level of recognition for an Emergency Medicine PA, earning the Certificate of Advanced Qualification (CAQ-EM), in recognition of advanced training and his dedication to continuing education. Hector is passionate about helping patients fully understand their healthcare, giving them the tools to achieve their health goals.

Prior to becoming a PA, Hector began his career in medicine as an EMT for a trauma center in Denver, Colorado. He has also volunteered as a firefighter in Fairbanks, Alaska and for an ambulance company in the foothills above Golden, Colorado. Prior to working in medicine, Hector was a professional pilot, flying for airlines based in Alaska and Colorado.  He continues to fly for fun whenever he has a chance, and loves living in the local area with his wife and son.