Doctors in Florida

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Florida boasts several premier health systems known for exceptional medical care, state-of-the-art facilities, cutting-edge technology, and highly skilled medical professionals. This article highlights some of the foremost health systems in Florida.

Doctors in Florida

Mayo Clinic[edit | edit source]

Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville is a branch of the esteemed health system focused on research and patient-centered care, providing primary to complex specialty services.

Baptist Health[edit | edit source]

Baptist Health offers comprehensive healthcare across Florida with a reputation for high-quality care and a broad spectrum of services.

AdventHealth[edit | edit source]

AdventHealth, formerly Florida Hospital, emphasizes whole-person care with extensive services throughout the state, from primary care to complex specialties.

University of Miami Health System[edit | edit source]

An academic leader, University of Miami Health System is affiliated with the Miller School of Medicine, integrating research with patient care in numerous specialties.

Orlando Health[edit | edit source]

Orlando Health in Central Florida is recognized for its expertise in cardiology, oncology, and more, serving the community with advanced medical care.

In conclusion, Florida's health systems like Mayo Clinic, Baptist Health, AdventHealth, University of Miami, and Orlando Health stand out for their patient care and medical innovation. They cater to a wide range of healthcare needs from primary care to advanced treatment options.

Notable doctors from Florida[edit | edit source]

Here's a list of notable doctors from Florida, each with significant contributions to the medical field:

  1. Mark Atkinson, PhD: Known for his work on Type 1 diabetes, including directing the UF Diabetes Institute and authoring over 500 publications​​.
  2. R. Donna Baytop, MD: Recognized for her role in occupational and environmental medicine, serving as medical director at major corporations​​.
  3. Richard Belitsky, MD: Deputy dean of education at Yale School of Medicine and innovator in medical education​​.
  4. Jean Lester Bennett, MD: The first female graduate from the University of Florida College of Medicine, she was a pediatrician and a leader in medical organizations​​.
  5. Robert Borrego, MD: A noted surgeon and military trauma surgeon with a distinguished career in medicine and surgery​​.
  6. Maria Elena Bottazzi, PhD: A vaccine developer and an associate dean at Baylor College of Medicine​​.
  7. Reuben Brigety, MD: The first African American graduate from the UF College of Medicine and a pioneering OB-GYN in Jacksonville​​.
  8. Christopher C. Broder, PhD: An immunologist and microbiologist known for developing vaccines and therapeutic antibodies​​.
  9. Steven T. DeKosky, MD: A neurologist focused on Alzheimer's disease research and former vice president and dean at the University of Virginia School of Medicine​​.
  10. John B. Downs, MD: A pioneer in anesthesiology and critical care medicine, with influence on medical education and monitoring techniques​​.
  11. William F. Fisher, MD: An astronaut and physician who performed the longest spacewalk in history at the time​​.
  12. James Free, MD: Known for naming Gatorade and practicing internal medicine in Clearwater for 30 years​​.
  13. William Friedman, MD: A neurosurgeon who developed the LINAC Scalpel system for radiosurgery​​.
  14. Mark S. Gold, MD: An expert in psychiatry, addiction medicine, and recovery​​.
  15. Michael L. Good, MD: The CEO of University of Utah Health and a pioneer in creating the Human Patient Simulator​​.
  16. Donald R. Henderson, MD: A gastroenterologist and expert in medical technology​​.
  17. Paul M. Hoffman, MD: Known for his work in neurologic care and neuro-rehabilitation​​.
  18. Craig Kitchens, MD: A distinguished member of the medical community with contributions to research and education​​.

This list showcases a small fraction of the many dedicated and accomplished medical professionals from Florida. Each individual has made a significant impact on healthcare through their practice, research, and innovation.

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Provider page Credentials Gender Medical school Graduation year Primary specialty Secondary specialties Address Address2 City State ZIP Phone
Netrali Patel 1255596052 F Other 2008 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 2910 Brownwood Blvd The Villages FL 30152 3526741790
Rafael Abreu 1265769822 M Other 1989 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 8260 W Flagler St Miami FL 25801 8663471821
Ivan Rodriguez 1649292012 M Other 1998 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 6350 Lake June Rd Miami Lakes FL 33157 3057875971
Ivan Rodriguez 1649292012 M Other 1998 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 7031 Sw 62 Ave South Miami FL 28759 3052847500
Ivan Rodriguez 1649292012 M Other 1998 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 8785 Nw 32 Ave Miami FL 19503 3056915711
Carlos Ramirez Blessing 1093759219 DO M Other 2003 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 3005 Daniels Rd Winter Garden FL 76508 4072002300
Julio Ugarte 1942246889 M Other 1981 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 1503 Buenos Aires Blvd The Villages FL 11201 3522054302
Mary Anania 1699930636 F University Of Miami, Lm Miller School Of Medicine 2007 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 4250 Hospital Dr Marianna FL 74502
Norbert Engelman 1861484966 M Ohio University, College Of Osteopathic Medicine 1990 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 1115 Florida Ave Palm Harbor FL 76104 7272592300
Keron Ferguson 1215007125 F Rowan University School Of Osteopathic Medicine 2003 Family Practice Geriatric Medicine 715 W State Rd Longwood FL 62822 4077675843

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Provider page Credentials Gender Medical school Graduation year Primary specialty Secondary specialties Address Address2 City State ZIP Phone
Washington Baquero 1962509521 M New York Medical College 1974 Addiction Medicine 1705 Colonial Blvd Fort Myers FL 15212 2392754141
Stephen Straubing 1184674848 M Other 1976 Addiction Medicine Psychiatry 4300 Sw 13th St Gainesville FL 23320 3.52375E+13
John Tanner 1952337990 DO M Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine 1983 Addiction Medicine 1504 Seabreeze Ave Jacksonville Beach FL 21502 9042497421
Samuel Amen 1831300995 M University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine 2003 Addiction Medicine Family Practice 100 3rd Ave W Bradenton FL 46032 9.41706E+12
Sarah Dooley 1740483932 F Indiana University School Of Medicine 2005 Addiction Medicine Internal Medicine 1549 Sw 13th St Gainesville FL 92234 3523745600
Washington Baquero 1962509521 M New York Medical College 1974 Addiction Medicine 1705 Colonial Blvd Fort Myers FL 15212 2392754141
Stephen Straubing 1184674848 M Other 1976 Addiction Medicine Psychiatry 4300 Sw 13th St Gainesville FL 23320 3.52375E+13
John Tanner 1952337990 DO M Philadelphia College Of Osteopathic Medicine 1983 Addiction Medicine 1504 Seabreeze Ave Jacksonville Beach FL 21502 9042497421
Samuel Amen 1831300995 M University Of Oklahoma College Of Medicine 2003 Addiction Medicine Family Practice 100 3rd Ave W Bradenton FL 46032 9.41706E+12
Sarah Dooley 1740483932 F Indiana University School Of Medicine 2005 Addiction Medicine Internal Medicine 1549 Sw 13th St Gainesville FL 92234 3523745600

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