Calumet City

Office of the Health Commissioner

Dr.TellezDr. Juan Tellez
City Health Commissioner

Dr. Juan Tellez has been serving our city for over 10 years.

The Office of the Health Commissioner is an executive office of the City, appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the City Council.

The Commissioner of Health shall exercise general supervision over the health of the City with full power to make rules and regulations. The Health commissioner shall govern the prevention, restriction, and suppression of contagious and infectious disease, and shall educate the residents and implement community standards.