ADULT MEDICINE

Akif Ahmad
Akif Ahmad, M.D.

Service Locations: 
Johnnie Ruth Clarke & Bayfron
Specialty: Family Practice/Internal Medicine
Undergraduate: Karachi Grammer School
Graduate Degree: Advanced and Ordinary LevelsMedical School:Drexel University College of MedicineBoard Certifications: Diplomate of the American Board of Family Medicine
Other Languages: Urdu, Hindi
Alyssa Benson, ARNP
Alyssa Benson, ARNP

Service Locations:
 
Johnnie Ruth Clarke
Specialty: Pediatrics
Undergraduate: Bachelors of Arts in Biology, Fisk University
Medical School: Doctor of Medicine, Howard University
Hospital Affiliation: All Children's Hospital and Bayfront Hospital
Board Certifications: American Board of Pediatrics 
Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Pediatrics
Charles Dugan
Charles Dugan, ARNP

Service Locations:
 
Clear Water
Specialty: Family Practice, Internal Medicine
Graduate Degree: Family Nurse Pracitioners
Medical School: Chamberlain College of Nursing
Board Certifications: Diplomate of the American Academy of Nurse Pracitiones
Crystal Papak, ARNP/MSN
Crystal Papak, ARNP/MSN

Service Locations: 
LargoSpecialty:Family Practice/Internal Medicine
Medical School: University of South Florida
Board Certifications: American Academy of Nurse Practitioner Family Medicine
Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and Florida Nurse Practitioners Network
Debra Hendren, ARNP
Debra Hendren, ARNP

Service Locations:
 
Johnnie Ruth Clarke & Bayfron
Specialty: Family Practice
Undergraduate: The University of Tennessee - Master of Science in nursing 
Medical School: The University of Tennessee - Master of Science in Nursing
Board Certifications: American Nurses Credentialing Center Family Nurse Practitioner
Additional Certifications: Basic Life SupportProfessional
Affiliations: 
American Nurses Association, American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Henry Owens, PA
Henry Owens, PA

Service Locations: 
St. Petersburg(Martin Luther King)
Specialty: Family Practice
Undergraduate: Bachelor of Science, Barry University
Medical School: Master of Science in Health Sciences, George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences
Board Certifications: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Physician Assistants, American Association of Surgical Physicians Assistant
Other Languages: Spanish
Hillary Lungren, DO
Hillary Lungren, DO

Service Locations: 
Pinellas Park
Specialty: Family PracticeUndergraduate:University of Missouri, Kansas City
Medical School: Des Moines University
Additional Certifications: Neonatal Resuscitation Program, Basic Life Support Recertification
Professional Affiliations: Americal Association of Family Physicians, American Osteopathic Association, American College of Osteopathic Physicians, Tennessee Academy of Family Physicians
Jamie Melichar, DO
Jamie Melichar, DO

Service Locations: 
Tarpon Springs & Dunedin
Specialty: Family Practice / Internal Medicine
Undergraduate: University of South Florida
Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Board Certifications: American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
Professional Affiliations: American Osteopathic Association, Pinellas County Osteopathic Medical Society, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians
Kathryn Syed, MD
Kathryn Syed, MD

Service Locations: 
Tarpon Springs
Undergraduate: Ibero American University
Graduate Degree: MD
Medical School: Ibero American University
Board Certifications: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Languages: Spanish
Katina Bonaparte, MD
Katina Bonaparte, MD

Service Locations: 
Johnnie Ruth Clarke, Pinnelas Park, Clearwater, Largo, Tarpon Springs, Dunedin, St. Petersburg, Bayfront & Suncoast
Specialty: Family Practice/Internal Medicine
Undergraduate: University of Florida - Bachelor of Science in Health Science Education
Medical School: University of Sint Eustatius
Board Certifications: Family Medicine Board ElegibleOther Languages:Spanish
Kim Faulkner, MD
Kim Faulkner, MD

Service Locations: 
Johnnie Ruth Clarke
Specialty: Family Practice
Undergraduate: California State University - BA Psychology
Medical School: Central America Health Sciences University
Board Certifications: American Board of Family Medicine
Additional Certifications: Basic Life Support
Lunette Castillo, ARNP
Lunette Castillo, ARNP

Service Locations: 
Multiple Locations
Specialty: Family Practice / Internal Medicine
Medical School: Loyola University of Chicago
Degree Earned: MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner
Board Certifications: ANCC - American Credentialing Center
Other Languages: Spanish
Natalie Williams, MD
Natalie Williams, MD

Service Locations: 
Pinellas Park
Specialty: Family Practice
Undergraduate: Florida State University - Bachelor Degree in Science
Medical School: Florida State University
Board Certifications: American Board of Family Medicine
Additional Certifications: Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support
Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Family Physicians
Nikole Broom-Smith, ARNP
Nikole Broom-Smith, ARNP

Service Locations: 
Multiple Locations
Specialty: Family Practice
Medical School: The University of Tampa
Undergraduate Degree: South University - Tampa
Board Certifications: American Nurse Credentialing Center
Additional Certifications: Basic Life Support, Neonatal Resuscitation Program
Shane Gaik, FNP-BC
Shane Gaik, FNP-BC

Service Locations: 
Pinellas Park
Specialty: Family Practice
Undergraduate: University of North Florida, Bachelor of Science Nursing
Medical School: University of Florida, Master of Science Nursing
Board Certifications: Family Nurse Practitioner, American Nurses Credentialing Center
Professional Affiliations: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Sheila Hinton, ARNP
Sheila Hinton, ARNP

Service Locations: 
SunCoast
Specialty: Family Practice/Internal Medicine
Graduate Degree: Family Nurse Practitioners
Medical School: Frontier Nursing University
Steven A. Riczu, MSN, ARNP, FNP-BC
Steven A. Riczu, MSN, ARNP, FNP-BC

Service Locations: 
Johnnie Ruth Clarke
Undergraduate: La Roche College, Pittsburgh PA
Medical School: La Roche College, Pittsburgh PA
Board Certifications: American Nurse Credentialing Center
Additional Certifications: Nurse Practitioner Board Certified
Professional Affiliations: American Association of Diabetes Educators, Florida Nurse Practitioner Network, Florida Nurses Association, Basic Cardiac Life Support Instructor, Adjunct Faculty of USF School of Nursing, American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American College of Nurse Practitioners, American Nurses Credentialing Center