Dr. Sebastian Sepulveda

About the Author.


Dr. Sebastian Sepulveda has been a doctor for almost 30 years.  After med school at the University of Chili, he worked in emergency medicine for a couple of years, and a few years later, he was a professor of medicine for three years in Georgia.  Since 2005, he has been in private practice, and now specializes in hospital medicine, kidney diseases, and caring for the terminally ill.


He is or has been a member of several professional organizations that deal with terminal patients, including the Society of Critical Care Medicine, the American Society of Nephrology, the Renal Physicians Association, and the American College of Chest Physicians.  He has about a half-dozen publications in medical journals.

Upcoming Work

Both his book At Death’s Door and his pilot Death’s Door for a TV series based on his work will be released in 2017.