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Biography

Dr. Marte Martinez, District 6 Council Member

     Dr. Martinez is an Interventional Spine and Pain Medicine Physician, double board certified in Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine by the American Board of Anesthesiology. While currently serving as councilmember for District VI, Dr. Martinez also works as a full time Interventional Pain Physician specializing in eradicating pain through minimally invasive procedures.  Recently, Dr. Martinez performed the first endoscopic lumbar procedure in south Texas. Additionally, Dr. Martinez recently opened a second clinic in south Laredo demonstrating his continued commitment to the city of Laredo.


     Dr. Martinez grew up just south of Laredo in McAllen, Texas, and completed his medical school training in Dallas at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern Medical School.  Dr. Martinez received his training in Anesthesiology at The Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center in Oklahoma City and completed his Interventional Pain Management Fellowship at The University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio.


     During his training, Dr. Martinez presented research in neuromodulation and
anesthesiology at various national and international meetings. He also served as the national resident member to the Chronic Pain Management committee for the American Society of Anesthesiology. Dr. Martinez currently serves as an educator for the American Society of Regional Anesthesia and formerly for Dannemiller teaching physicians from around the world who practice interventional pain medicine techniques. Dr. Martinez has been published numerous times in the field of neuromodulation.


     Before seeking office, Dr. Martinez proudly served as a board member for the Boy’s and Girl’s Club of Laredo, as a board member for the Shiloh Crossing homeowners association and also served as the Vice-Chairman of the Planning and Zoning Commission for the City of Laredo.  Currently, Dr. Martinez serves as a member of the Public Safety Committee for the City of Laredo as well as a member of the Metropolitan Planning Organization.


     Dr. Martinez is married to his college sweetheart, Adrianna, and is the proud father of three girls, Eva Isabel, Ana Sophia and Leilah Emmanuelle. In his spare time, he enjoys the outdoors and is an avid fisherman and hunter.

City Hall

1110 Houston Street

Laredo, Texas 78040

Phone:  956-791-7300

Fax:  956-791-7498

City Hall Annex

1102 Bob Bullock Loop

Laredo, Texas 78041

Phone:  956-727-6400