Command Surgeon

Command Surgeon: Navy Capt. Christine L. G. Sears

SOUTHCOM Command Surgeon:


Navy Capt. Christine L. G. Sears

Command Surgeon's Office Contact Info: 305-437-1327



U.S. Navy Cmdr. Tony Silvetti, a gynecologist assigned to Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, explains the process to safely resuscitate a chocking baby to a group of medical students as a part of subject matter expert exchange with medical staff at Naval Hospital Cartagena during Southern Partnership Station 2016. Learn more about SOUTHCOM's Global Health Engagements in Latin America and the Caribbean



The Office of the Command Surgeon enables and synchronizes health engagement activities utilizing the whole of government approach to enhance regional health preparedness and increase our partner nations’ military and security forces’ medical capabilities.


Direct and coordinate full spectrum health operations for the Commander of  SOUTHCOM.


"Partners in International Health"