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Carlos Quiros, MD, has rebuilt a 1965 Mustang from the ground up



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When Carlos Quiros bought a fixer-upper Mustang in high school, he had no idea he’d still be working on it nearly 30 years later. But there’s a lot of memories in that car—and there’s still work to be done. Now a family medicine physician at Scripps Coastal Medical Center, Eastlake, Quiros sees similarities in restoring cars and practicing medicine, like diagnosing problems and routine maintenance. Read the rest of his story here.

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