Physician Assistants & Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

Name: Makenzi Crouse, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Leach’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Be kind to everyone you meet
Alma Mater: Midwestern University—Downers Grove
Specialty: Trauma
One-line personal fun fact: I have had more flat tires than the average person.


Name: Mike Cumpelik, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Reynolds’s Team
Six Word Memoir: I live life to its fullest
Alma Mater: D’Youville College
Specialty: Orthopedics
One-line personal fun fact: I am an avid tennis player and have been playing since high school.


Name: Stephanie Featherstone, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Swartz’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Boston fan, both daughter and city
Alma Mater: Nova Southeastern University
Specialty: Orthopedic Surgery
One-line personal fun fact: I have a fraternal twin who lives in Orlando.


Name: Julian Ferreira, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Reynolds’s Team
Six Word Memoir: You get back what you give
Alma Mater: Nova Southeastern University
Specialty: Orthopedics
One-line personal fun fact: I have been playing the drums since I was 5 years old.


Name: Brooke Fluharty, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Richards’s team
Six Word Memoir: Thankful every day. Blessed beyond measure.
Alma Mater: Nova Southeastern University
Specialty: Orthopedics, Hand and Upper Extremity
One-line personal fun fact: Mother of twins, and loves lobstering and fishing in the Florida Keys.


Name: Tilia Gonzalez, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Nemitz’s Team
Six Word Memoir: I dance daily, watched or not
Alma Mater: University of Toledo
Specialty: Foot and ankle
One-line personal fun fact: I have a fully functioning lightsaber.


Name: Matt Meagher, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Schwartz’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Love is more important than anything
Alma Mater: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Specialty: Orthopedics, Foot and Ankle
One-line personal fun fact: I have three boys and they keep me young.


Name: Leslie Naoom, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Fuchs’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Kind people are my kinda people
Alma Mater: Nova Southeastern University
Specialty: Orthopedics
One-line personal fun fact: I can walk like an Egyptian.


Name: Caroline Saleeby, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Springer’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Once was lost, now I’m found
Alma Mater: Syracuse University
Specialty: Joint replacement and sports medicine
One-line personal fun fact: I am an artist! I have sold drawings and paintings in galleries and to private clients.


Name: Vince Schaum, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Guzman’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Treasures are worth the long haul
Alma Mater: Nova Southeastern University
Specialty: Orthopedics
One-line personal fun fact: I enjoy sailing, fishing, and spending time out on the water.


Name: Valerie Walk, PA
Position/Title: Physician Assistant, Dr. Springer’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Be true. Love more. Drink wine.
Alma Mater: Butler University
Specialty: Joint replacement and sports medicine
One-line personal fun fact: I love dancing, baking, motorcycle riding, and all social activities.


Name: Cassandra Young, APRN
Position/Title: Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, Dr. Flores’s Team
Six Word Memoir: Perseverance in the face of adversity.
Alma Mater: University of Miami
One-line personal fun fact: I served as a Critical Care nurse in the United States Army.


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