Franckel Taylor, A.R.N.P.

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Franckel Taylor

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 A.R.N.P. 

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in 2017
  • Language Skills: Fluent in French, Creole, and English

  • Master of Science in Nursing, Family Nurse Practitioner  Florida International University  2016
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing 2015 Florida International University, Miami, FL
  • Doctor in Medicine 2006 University Notre Dame of Haiti 

Evens Jules, A.R.N.P.

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Evens Jules

credentials:

A.R.N.P.

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in September 2017
  • Practicing as Medical Doctor in Dominican Republic for two years before moving to the USA, now practicing now a a ARNP at HCN.
  • Degree: Doctor in Medicine (2009-Present), BSN, MSN-FNP                                  
  • Previous Experiences: Practiced as a general practice physcian for one year
  • Languages: English. Haitian Creole, French, Spanish

Ivelis Hernandez-Ramirez, D.M.D.

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Ivelis Hernandez-Ramirez

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D.M.D.

fun fact:

Has two dogs, Chanel & Prada, and loves to bake!

Background

  • Joined the HCN in September 2017
  • Practicing since: 2002
  • Degree: Graduated from University of Puerto Rico, School of Dentistry in 2002
  • Residency at: Two general dental residency programs in New York, specialized in Prosthodontics in Augusta Ga.                                                    
  • Previous Experiences: Worked in private practice in Illinois, Clinical Assistant Professor at a dental school in North Carolina, and worked at a Community Health Center in North Carolina
  • Languages: English

Dr. Reinaldo Lasanta-García

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Dr. Reinaldo Lasanta-García

credentials:

D.M.D.

fun fact:

Hobbies include music, scuba diving and reading

 

Background

  • Joined the HCN in June 2017
  • Practicing since: 2009
  • Degree: DMD at University of Puerto Rico School of Dental Medicine 
  • Residency at:Completed a GPR Residency at Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, IL                                          
  • Previous Experiences: in FQHC’s and private practice settings.
  • Other work: UNC School of Dentistry Adjunct Assistant Professor 
  • Affiliations: Member of the American Dental Association, National
    Network of Oral Health Access, North Carolina Dental Society, National Network for Oral Health Access 
  • Languages: English, Spanish

Rosemarie Pezzullo, M.D.

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Rosemarie Pezzullo

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M.D.

fun fact:

loves traveling to new places, snorkeling, horseback riding, and exploring nature with my bulldog Rocky and my Akita Izzy.

Background

  • Joined the HCN in November 2016
  • Practicing since: 2002
  • Degree: MD 
  • Residency at: Massachusetts General Hospital for Children                                                          
  • Previous Experiences: Worked in NYC and Texas before coming to Naples   
  • Board Certified: Pediatrics 
  • Affiliations: FAAP, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Languages: English

Brunette Bastien, A.R.N.P

 

 

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Brunette Bastien 

credentials:

A.R.N.P

fun fact: Brunette is a "Dedicated Family Nurse Practitioner committed to provide excellent care to patients & families."

Background

  • Joined the HCN in April 2017
  • Degree: MSN/FNP
  • Clinical Orientation at Community Medical Care Center Inc, Dr.  Cordero Pediatric, Gentle Care OBGYN & Infertility                                                                                                              
  • Previous Experiences: Advance Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) at Physicians Regional Medical Group, Collier County Jail Center, SW Florida Regional Juvenile Detention Center      
  • Board Certified  (AANP) American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
  • Languages: English and Creole
     

Joyce Pallens-Perez, Psy.D.

 

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Dr. Joyce D. Pallens-Perez

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Psy.D.

fun fact: 

Loves hiking, mountain biking, chocolate and cookies!

 

Background

  • Joined the HCN in April 2017
  • Practicing since 2013
  • Residency at Family Health Center of Worcester, MA
  • Previous experience at Correctional Facility; Community Hospitals and Clinics
  • Board Certified in Psychology, Primary Care Behavioral Health Certified from UMass Medical School.
  • Affiliations: APA member, OCD Foundation
  • Languages: English and Spanish

Rebecca Crain, Ph.D.

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Rebecca Crain

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in September 2016
  • Graduate Training: Oklahoma State University (Stillwater, OK), Ph.D. in Counseling Psychology
  • Predoctoral Internship: University of Akron (Akron, OH), Integrated Care Track
  • Fellowship: The Florida State University (FSU) College of Medicine (Immokalee, FL), Clinical Health/Primary Care Psychology (currently)
    Additional Training/Professional Membership: American Psychological Association; National Latina/o Psychological Association
  • Languages: English and Spanish

Natalia Falcon, Ph.D.

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Dr. Natalia Falcon 

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in September 2016
  • Graduate Training: Ponce Health Services University (Ponce, PR), Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
  • Predoctoral Internship: Miami-Dade County (Miami, FL), Community Action and Human Services Department
  • Fellowship: The Florida State University (FSU) College of Medicine (Immokalee, FL), Clinical Health/Primary Care Psychology (currently) 
  • Additional Training/Professional Membership: Certificate in Integrated Primary Care Psychology; Member of the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association (CFHA)
  • Languages: English and Spanish

Natalie Rivera-Morales, P.h.D.

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Dr. Natalie Rivera-Morales

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Postdoctoral Fellow

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in September 2016
  • Graduate Training: Carlos Albizu University (San Juan, PR), Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology
  • Predoctoral Internship: San Juan Internship Program in Clinical Psychology Consortium (San Juan, PR); Rotations: John Crismig House and Gosen Facility
  • Fellowship: The Florida State University (FSU) College of Medicine (Immokalee, FL), Clinical Health/Primary Care Psychology (currently)
  • Additional Training/Professional Membership: American Psychological Association
  • Languages: English and Spanish

Alicia Fernandez-Garcia, M.D., F.A.A.P. 

 

Dr. Fernandez-Garcia

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Dr. Alicia Fernandez-Garcia

credentials:

M.D., F.A.A.P. 

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Background

  • Joined HCN in February 2017
  • A practicing pediatrician since 1989, Dr. Fernandez-Garcia received her residency at St Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center in Patterson NJ.
  • Her previous experience is in general pediatrics and pediatric urgent care, having received her board certification in pediatrics in 1989.
  • Languages: English

Diana Dyer, C.N.M., A.R.N.P.

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Diana Dyer 

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C.N.M., A.R.N.P.

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in June 2016
  • Diana has been a Certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner since 1999.
  • She graduated from the University of Michigan School of Nursing and then a Graduate Program in Midwifery and Maternal/Child Nursing, after which she moved to Florida and has practiced here since 2000.
  • Languages: English

Julie Mancera, D.M.D.

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Julie Mancera

credentials:

D.M.D.

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Background

  • Joined the HCN in June of 2016
  • She received her Doctor of Dental Medicine in May of 2016 from the University of Florida College of Dentistry
  • Dr. Mancera completed one of her two week pediatric clinical rotation at Health Care Network of Southwest Florida's Dental Care Immokalee location 
  • Languages: English and Spanish

Melendez-Blanch, Psy.D. 

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Dr. Angelique Melendez-Blanch

credentials:

Psy.D. 

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Background

  • Joined HCN in June 2016
  • Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
  • Graduate Training at Carlos Albizu University (San Juan, PR), Psy.D. in Clinical Psychology
  • Predoctoral Internship at APS of Puerto Rick (Rio Grande, PR), Clinical Psychology/Psychotherapy
  • Fellowship at the Mirasol Family Health Center (Hermiston, OR), Primary Care Behavioral Health
  • Additional Training/Professional Membership: M.S., Clinical Psychopharmacology (in progress)