Dr. Andrew Cruz, MD is a psychiatry specialist in Belmont, MA. He currently practices at Mclean Hospital. He is also a pianist-turned-doctor who was inspired to pursue medicine after graduate school by the homeless, uninsured population in his hometown. He believes in the power of shared suffering and how medicine can help relieve it. He has participated in many extra-curricular activities and led organizations to give back to his community. As a gay Hispanic-American, he is also passionate about advocating for marginalized communities. Through his experiences, he has learned the importance of prioritizing and well-roundedness to become the best doctor. He encourages potential medical students to pursue what they are passionate about, as it will help them change the world.