Francisco Uziel Cruz, MD, is the renowned Medical Director at Reawakening Wellness Center. Dr. Cruz has expertise in Addiction Recovery and Addiction Psychiatry. His responsibilities include overseeing all interdisciplinary clinical practices at Reawakening Wellness Center, maintaining and improving quality of care, and supporting growth strategies for our residential and nonresidential addiction treatment programs. Dr. Cruz completed his residency at the University of Illinois-Chicago, Department of Psychiatry and the Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry.
He is licensed and certified from the Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in General Psychiatry. His clinical work throughout his career has included working with patients and healthcare professionals who have psychiatric and substance use issues. His experience in substance abuse treatment includes implementing comprehensive ambulatory detoxification within general medical settings and developing specialized residential and outpatient treatment programs of dually-diagnosed clients.