Four Star Health and Safety, LLC is founded on the principle that healthy workers are more productive, safer and less prone to injury or illness when they are evaluated and educated on their health and safety. Four Star Health and Safety is a marriage of two disciplines, dedicated to preserving life, and protecting workers. Our dedication to the well-being of each employee and the construction business we serve is our passion in life. The owners of Four Star welcome you to our business!
Four Star Health Team
Marc Ibáñez, M.D., Board Certified Internal Medicine
Medical Director, Four Star Health and Safety, LLC. Dr. Marc Ibáñez with 10 years of experience in emergency/urgent care, and specializing in internal medicine is Corpus Christi’s only physician providing acute occupational injury care, with specialty level service in internal medicine for the construction and industrial marketplace.
Honors graduate from University of Texas, B.S. in Molecular Biology, UC Berkley, M.S. in Molecular and Cellular Biology, M.D. UT Southwestern Medical School 2004. Board Certified, American Board of Internal Medicine, since 2007. Past Medical Director Christus Spohn-Hospice, Altus Hospice, and Corpus Christi Nursing & Rehab. Medical Director of Several local Urgent Care Centers.
“My approach to medicine is prevention first, education, and early intervention with special attention to details regarding your health. As medical director of Four Star Health and Safety, I am committed to the health and wellbeing of construction/industrial workers. Having a well-trained medical staff, combined with fast reliable service at an affordable cost for all our patients is our goal at Four Star Health and Safety.” Marc Ibáñez, M.D.
Stephanie Price-Hebert, RN, Head Nurse, Co-Owner
20 years of nursing experience in emergency/family practice, and hospice care, as well occupational nursing. Stephanie Price, RN not only provides medical care, but also manages the office and staff of Four Star Health and Safety, LLC, calling Ingleside On The Bay, Texas home. She has a daughter Emily, a Sophomore at LSU University.
Wayne Hebert, DC, DACO, Evaluation Doctor, and Clinic Coordinator
A Designated Doctor working under Texas Department of Insurance, Division of Workers Compensation for the past 15 years, and with 25 years of private practice, his emphasis has been occupational and industrial workers health. The last 9 years co-owner of Texas Independent Evaluators, LLC with experience in orthopedics and an expert in impairment and disability evaluations of injured workers in Texas. Consultant to over 30 designated doctors, and over 14,000 evaluations in the last 9 years, Dr. Hebert provides a valuable service to the employers on prevention of injuries, and accurate evaluation services for the Corpus Christi and Coastal Bend Area. The love of his life is his wife Stephanie and his two daughters
Four Star Safety Team
Omar Garza, HSE Co-Owner
Omar Garza Jr., Co-Owner of Four Star Health and Safety, LLC. Omar was born and raised in Corpus Christi, TX and is a graduate of Del Mar College. Omar is a Certified Safety and Health Manager and has worked in the chemical and oil refinery industry for over 14 years. With a network of safety & health professionals, Omar specializes in finding and creating the best safety& health methods for Industrial contractors. Omar works closely with the HR and Safety Managers to determine their specific safety and health issues. He then designs and creates a system that supports the company and the employees.
We often forget OSHA was created to protect people, not to punish their employers. Four Star Health and Safety takes into consideration the employees and their need to overcome the risks and hazards they face on a daily basis. We involve the employees in the process of helping the employer develop a safer workplace. Our goal is to create a system that will be embraced by the company employees with proven methods which are both efficient and effective.
Four Star is dedicated to helping achieve an injury-free workplace, promoting a healthy workforce, and mitigating workplace risks and liabilities.
Rocky Flores, Marketing & Safety Director
Joining Four Star Health & Safety Team in 2015, and a valuable asset to the executive staff, Rocky has spent most of his career as a Safety Professional in the Oil & Gas Industry. 15 years of experience in municipality & petrochemical fields as a safety professional, the “Rock” has played key roles in the development of policies, procedures, and safety-specific training in these industries.
Rocky serves as a volunteer with the youth and is the sound and video engineer at “Altar Of Prayer” church. He has been a member of the congregation all of his life and became an ordained minister in 2014. He is also proud of his service as volunteer for the Texas Guard. As a Marketing & Safety Professional, he has had the opportunity to meet a lot of wonderful people that make his job enjoyable. I continually strive to touch the lives of employees & companies in a positive way. “Remember Safety Starts With You……….”
Rex Thompson, DOT Training Specialist
With over 33 years as a CDL driver and a trainer, Rex has logged over 3 million safe miles. As an experienced HAZMAT driver for the past 26 years Rex has a Safety Training background in CSA since 2010, HAZMAT Transportation (SUBPART H), H2S Awareness, GHS. He is also a certified instructor for PEC to teach Safeland/Safegulf, SEMS II, and Trap (Terrorist awareness). Teaching experience in LOTO, Confined Space.
His passion is SAFETY, and he loves sharing what he has learned to anyone that can benefit from it. He considers himself “a learner who teaches”.
Omar Garza and Rocky Flores at VPP Corpus Christi 2015