Matthew Alario, M.D., joined Johns Hopkins Community Physicians in 2022. Dr. Alario received his Doctorate of Medicine from the American University of the Caribbean and completed his family medicine residency at the Louisiana State University School of Medicine. Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Alario was a former Army medic who served three years in active duty; one year in Iraq. A proud veteran, Dr. Alario credits that experience to opening his eyes to a career in medicine. He loves practicing family medicine because he enjoys the relationships he develops with his patients over time, and he emphasizes the importance of preventative medicine in his care for his patients. He is married with two kids and enjoys exploring new foods and restaurants.