Carlos Alberto Morales has been a General Dentist at the Indiantown Center since 1997, working as Dental Director for over 17 years. Dr. Morales provides preventive and restorative dental services to underserved communities in Martin County. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Northwestern Dental School, Chicago, IL.
Dr. Morales is motivated by FCHC’s mission to improve the health of individuals in low socio-economic areas who face barriers to accessible and affordable healthcare. He received FCHC’s Special Recognition Award in appreciation for his leadership role as Dental Director (1998-2015). He says that making personal and meaningful connections with staff and patients is one of his most rewarding career experiences.
He notes that FCHC comprises caring, compassionate, and dedicated personnel whose primary objective is to ensure patients are afforded quality healthcare and treated with respect, kindness, and understanding. He says the best part of working at FCHC is being able to educate, enrich and make a daily difference in patients’ lives. When he’s not working, he enjoys traveling, the arts, meditation, exercising and spending time in nature.
Dr. Morales references this quote:
“The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention.” – Oscar Wilde