Dr. Ambrocio grew up in Kalihi where he graduated from Farrington High School, home of the Governors. He received his B.S. in Biology at Seattle University, a Jesuit university, before attending the John A. Burns School of Medicine where he earned his medical degree in 2003. He completed his internal medicine residency training here in Hawaii in 2006 then attended the University of Virginia in Charlottesville where he trained in a two-year rheumatology fellowship program. His strong interest and expertise lie in clinical rheumatology. Dr. Ambrocio is Board Certified in internal medicine and rheumatology. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine and a Fellow of the American College of Rheumatology.
On a personal note, Dr. Ambrocio is devoted to health and wellness and balances his busy schedule with activities such as hiking, running and weightlifting. He grew up in a bilingual home and is able to speak Ilocano fluently.