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38 x March 1 — 14, 2018 x CONTINUED FROM PAGE 37 Melissa Osborne, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C Gastroenterology Consultants CFL 7328 Stonerock Circle, Orlando • 407-345-7990 Melissa Osborne, MSN, ARNP, FNP-C, is a board-certified, highly experienced advanced registered nurse practitioner. She graduated from Georgetown University in 2016 with her master’s in nursing. Osborne has 12 years of experience as a registered nurse and nearly two years of experience as a nurse practitioner. She is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders of the stomach, colon, intestines, liver, pancreas, esophagus and gallbladder. She provides high-quality, excellent care in a compassionate environment in the Dr. Phillips office of Gastroenterology Consultants CFL. Home Medical Equipment Browning’s Health Care 13000 W. Colonial Drive, Winter Garden • 407-650-9585 Family-owned and -operated since 1962, Browning’s Health Care is a serviceoriented, professional, caring company that provides high-quality home medical, rehabilitation and respiratory equipment, as well as other specialty items the community needs. With the opening of its new Winter Garden location, the staff is able to service even more of the Central Florida area. Some of the products at the new location include braces, wound care supplies, compression stockings, CPAP machines and masks, portable oxygen equipment, scrubs, walkers, canes, bathroom safety aids, wheelchairs and transport chairs, scooters, ramps, lift chairs, hospital beds, and custom complex rehab wheelchairs, lifts and bath equipment. In addition to Browning’s reputation for excellent service before, during and after the sale, the company is known for assisting customers in finding specialized products with professional service. Browning’s staff keeps in step with the latest equipment and supplies, as well as reimbursement and regulatory issues. This ensures that they are able to answer clients' questions in a timely and accurate manner. Hospital Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital 9400 Turkey Lake Road, Orlando • 407-351-8500 Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Hospital is an award-winning, full-service medical and surgical center that has served the communities of southwest Orange County for more than 25 years. “The passion for what we do can be seen in our numerous awards and achievements — along with the many smiles and thank-you notes we receive from our patients,” said Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips President Thibaut van Marcke. Those awards include an “A” Hospital Safety Grade for three consecutive years from The Bradley R. Reese, M.D., FACS John F. Huhn, M.D., FACS Nick Debnath, M.D., FACS Luis G. Izquierdo, M.D. Matthew Cox, M.D. Mark Steehler, D.O.

Leapfrog Group, a national, nonprofit advocate for health care quality and safety. In 2017, the hospital also was recognized with the prestigious top hospital award by The Leapfrog Group. Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips also holds The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for total hip and total knee replacement. In addition, the hospital’s intensive care unit has been recognized with a silver-level Beacon Award for Excellence from the American Association of Critical Care Nurses. With expertise in emergency care and proximity to the area’s major tourist attractions, the Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips Emergency Department serves local residents as well as visitors to the area. Convenient, online ER appointments are available at Reserving a spot in line for nonlife-threatening emergencies provides the convenience of waiting at home until a given appointment time. Nearby residents can find state-ofthe-art cancer care while staying close to home at Orlando Health UF Health Center — Dr. Phillips. The only Cancer Center of Excellence in Central Florida, the Dr. Phillips Regional Care Center recently relocated to an expanded 18,000-square-foot facility at 7472 Doc’s Grove Circle, adjacent to the hospital. Currently, services include medical oncology, chemotherapy, IV therapy and access to nutritionists, counselors, pain specialists, palliative care and support groups. Additional services available beginning in summer 2018 will include expanded chemotherapy and radiation treatment areas, surgical oncology consultations, oncologic pharmacy services, laboratory facilities and cancer support community programs. At the end of completion, it will be a full-service regional cancer care facility. With Chest Pain Center and Heart Failure accreditation from the American College of Cardiology, Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips has specialists skilled in the diagnosis and treatment of all types of heart disease. Facilities include a cardiac catheterization lab that enables leading-edge treatments for heart-related problems. The hospital is also a designated primary stroke center with a specialized stroke team equipped to deliver rapid diagnosis and treatment, including clot-busting drugs. With all of the services offered at Orlando Health Dr. P. Phillips, the hospital still maintains a community-focused, family-like culture, said van Marcke. “A lot of our physicians, nurses and staff have worked here x March 1 — 14, 2018 x 39 for 15-, 20-plus years, because they love working here, and they feel like they’re taking care of their own – treating every patient like they would want someone in their family to be treated.” Internal Medicine Sarah Army, MPA, PA-C Southwest Internal Medicine Specialists 5979 Vineland Road, Suite 310, Orlando • 407-345-0005 Sarah Army, MPA, PA-C, has been a practicing physician assistant at Southwest Internal Medicine Specialists since January 2005. A native of Virginia, she received her undergraduate degree in biology from the University of Virginia. After receiving her Master of Physician Assistant from Eastern Virginia Medical School, where she graduated first in her class, she relocated to Orlando. She is licensed to practice in both Virginia and Florida. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants, and has a special interest in preventative care and women’s health. CONTINUED ON PAGE 40