SANTA BARBARA—Alex J. Weinstein, M.D., F.A.C.S. has joined the Board of Directors of the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum. Dr. Weinstein has a long and distinguished history as a physician leader in Santa Barbara and as a member of the medical staff at Cottage Hospital.
Dr. Weinstein, a graduate of the University of California at Irvine and the University of Pennsylvania Medical School, has practiced medicine as a urologist in Santa Barbara for more than 30 years. Certified by the American Board of Urology, and a fellow of the American College of Surgeons, he completed his Urology Residency at the Harvard Program in Urology at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.
Dr. Weinstein and his wife Betty, formerly an anesthesiologist, have lived in Santa Barbara since 1987. He is an avid tennis player and scuba diver, who also enjoy traveling, theater, hiking and attending arts events and lectures in the community, as well as working to protect and preserve the environment.
Since 2000, the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum has featured many artifacts and stories to share the history of the Santa Barbara Channel with more than 40,000 visitors annually and provides year-round experiential maritime history and marine science education for local youth.
Santa Barbara Maritime Museum is located at the historic Santa Barbara Harbor at 113 Harbor Way, Suite 190, Santa Barbara, CA 93109. Visit sbmm.org or call 805-962-8404 for details.