36 x October 5 - 18, 2017 x www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com CONTINUED FROM PAGE 34 Family Medicine Maria De Leon, M.D. Southwest Orlando Family Medicine, P.L. 7400 Doc’s Grove Circle, Orlando • 407-352-9717 www.swofm.com Maria De Leon, M.D., is a board-certified family medicine physician who specializes in women’s health and preventive medicine, focusing on healthy lifestyles. Dr. De Leon provides comprehensive family medicine services for patients 6 years and older, which includes, but is not limited to, school, work, sports and Department of Transportation physicals. Her expertise also includes child, adult and geriatric well exams; preventive care; health screenings; minor office procedures and injury care; and acute and chronic illness management. Lara D. Hitchcock, M.D. Hitchcock Health Institute 7932 W. Sand Lake Road, Suite 201, Orlando • 407-578-3303 www.hitchcockhealthinstitute.com Lara D. Hitchcock, M.D., is board-certified in family practice. She has worked at the Hitchcock Health Institute — where she offers preventive care, physicals, Pap smears, prostate exams, immunizations, complex disease management, aesthetics and weight loss — since 2005. She offers same-day and 7 a.m. appointments. After graduating from the University of Florida, Dr. Hitchcock graduated from the world-renowned Mayo Clinic Medical School. She has won awards for academia and been listed in Best Doctors in America. She has taught for UF and Florida State University’s medical schools and nurse practitioner programs. Carolyn Knopfle, ARNP PremierMED Family & Sports Medicine 2658 Maguire Road, Ocoee • 407-581-9065 2940 Maguire Road, Ocoee • 407-581-9065 (Opening Soon) www.premierfsm.com A Gainesville native, Carolyn Knopfle, ARNP, stayed in her hometown to attend the University of Florida, where she earned a bachelor’s in public relations. She then went on to earn a bachelor’s in nursing at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She returned to Florida and worked as a registered nurse in the Neuro Intensive Care Unit at UF Health Shands Hospital. While she loved the fast pace of the hospital and caring for critically ill patients, Knopfle felt that she could do the most good in primary care by educating her patients about lifestyle modifications for disease prevention. This prompted her to continue her education, and she earned a master’s in nursing at Georgetown University. Knopfle would be honored to provide your primary care medical services at PremierMED.
Adam Langley, M.D. PremierMED Family & Sports Medicine 2658 Maguire Road, Ocoee • 407-581-9065 2940 Maguire Road, Suite 100, Ocoee (Opening Soon) www.premierfsm.com Adam Langley, M.D., is a board-certified family physician. After growing up in Florida, he received his undergraduate degree in exercise physiology from the Florida State University College of Medicine. Dr. Langley’s residency training was completed at the University of South Florida-Morton Plant Mease Family Medicine Residency Program. While there, he worked with athletes, including those in the Ironman 70.3 World Championship. Dr. Langley believes in hearing his patients’ personal stories so he can customize recommendations for each one’s unique situation, helping them discover and reach their goals. His professional philosophies integrate nutrition, fitness and preventative medicine, and encourage a balanced life. Roxanne Raya, MSN, ARNP-C Southwest Orlando Family Medicine, P.L. 7400 Doc’s Grove Circle, Orlando • 407-352-9717 www.swofm.com www.SouthwestOrlandoBulletin.com x October 5 - 18, 2017 x 37 process. When she is not in the office, she enjoys traveling, the beach and spending quality time with her family. Sandra Rodriguez, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C Southwest Orlando Family Medicine, P.L. 7400 Doc’s Grove Circle, Orlando • 407-352-9717 www.swofm.com Sandra Rodriguez, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C, is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She graduated cum laude from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in nursing. She then continued her studies at the University of South Alabama, where she earned a Master of Science in nursing. She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and is also fluent in English and Spanish. Her interests include preventative and alternative medicine, and her goal is to ensure a holistic and culturally sensitive approach in the treatment of all patients. In her free time, she enjoys being involved at her church and spending quality time with her family. Roxanne Raya, MSN, ARNP-C, completed her Bachelor of Science in nursing at St. Petersburg College. She then continued her studies, graduating summa cum laude from the South University in Tampa with a Master of Science in nursing. Raya’s interest is to educate patients to understand how to maximize their wellness while engaging them in the CONTINUED ON PAGE 39 Healthy SMILES Start Here! Providing alternative care for treating gum disease and recession. • Laser Treatment • Pinhole Surgical Technique • Dental Implants • Teeth in a Day • Sedation Options