8 x August 23, 2018 x South Lake Medical Directory CONTINUED FROM PAGE 7 benefit patients with diabetes, high cholesterol or other metabolic diseases. Dr. Mandry is a graduate of Yale University in Connecticut and Brown University in Rhode Island. He is bilingual in Spanish and English and has served the Greater Orlando community since 1992. Dr. Mandry is joined by his daughter, Maria del Carmen Mandry, PA-C, a recent graduate of the Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine. Dr. Mandry specializes in adult diabetes, thyroid dysfunction and other metabolic disorders that affect the health. Health Center Community Health Centers Inc. 2140 N. Don Wickham Drive, Clermont • 352-314-7400 1296 W. Broad St., Groveland • 352-314-7400 212 E. Main St., Tavares • 352-314-7400 225 N. First St., Leesburg • 352-314-7400 www.chcfl.org When Community Health Centers (CHC) opened its doors in south Apopka in 1972, patients were treated in a small trailer with a goal to provide quality health care for an underserved com munity. The providers had a passion for the community and treated people with dignity and respect; it was a place where everybody belonged. Now, 45 years later, these values still hold strong, as CHC has grown to serve more than 66,000 patients annually via 13 centers located across Central Flor ida. CHC is a private, nonprofit or ganization that provides health care services to insured, uninsured, underinsured and underserved children and adults. Its ongoing mission is to provide quality, compassionate primary health care services to Cen tral Florida’s diverse communities. As a Federally Qualified Health Center, it accepts everyone regardless of their ability to pay and offers a sliding discount program based on family size and income. CHC also accepts Medicaid, Medi care and private insurances. “At Community Health Cen ters, our board of directors and ex ecutive team continually plan for growth and expansion in order to meet our growing patient population,” said Margaret Brennan, CHC’s pres ident and chief executive officer. “We’re a strong organization thanks to over 500 dedicated mission-driven team members who deliver high-quality, affordable care to people in need.” Services include primary adult and pediatric care, women’s health, optometry, behavioral and dental, as well as on-site labs and low-cost pharmacies. CHC team members are com mitted to making the health care sys tem easy to navigate for patients. “Having all of these services in one location makes it easier for our patients and their families,” said John Riordan, CHC’s director of marketing and community relations. “Our low-cost pharmacies also offer mail-order prescriptions and online prescription refills, which save our patients time and money.” CHC is accredited as a medical and dental home by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care and is recognized nationally as a patient-centered medical home. It has demonstrated success in improving the health outcomes of its patients. CONTINUED ON PAGE 11 CLERMONT 2140 N Don Wickham Dr, Clermont, FL 34711 GROVELAND 1296 W Broad St, Groveland, FL 34736 LEESBURG 225 N First St, Leesburg, FL 34748 TAVARES 212 E Main St, Tavares, FL 32778
South Lake Medical Directory x August 23, 2018 x 9 Maria Mandry, PA-C Dr. Jose Mandry • Diabetes Mellitus • Thyroid Disease • Lipid Abnormalities • Metabolic Diseases New Patients Welcome! Se Habla Español “We are currently looking for clients of Asian, Hispanic and/or African decent for a study looking at individuals that are not well controlled with basal (one shot a day) insulin. Candidates must be over 18, have A1c between 7.5 and 10, and taking one or two oral diabetic drugs. If you qualify, you will receive compensation for your participation, basal insulin, blood glucose monitoring supplies, and medical and lifestyle counseling. There is no co-pay or cost to you to participate. Call Today For More Information and to Schedule Your Appointment 407-480-4830 1510 Citrus Medical Court, Ocoee, FL 34761 www.jmandry.com Together we can help work toward lowering blood glucose for patients with Type 2 diabetes. Call Dr. Mandry Today!