MEDICAL DIRECTOR

J. Albert Avila, MD, FACEP, FAAEM

Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Emergency Medicine Residency

The University of Massachusetts Medical Center, Worcester, MA

   Aeromedical Experience

New England Life Flight, Worcester, MA

Academic Experience
  • Assistant Professor – Department of Emergency Medicine
    Tufts University School of Medicine – New England Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Assistant Clinical Professor – Department of Emergency Medicine
    Florida State University College of Medicine, Sarasota, FL
Administrative Experience
  • Former Assistant Director – Department of Emergency Medicine
    Tufts University School of Medicine – New England Medical Center, Boston, MA
  • Former President – Sarasota Emergency Associates, PA
    Sarasota Memorial Hospital, Sarasota, FL
Board Certifications
  • Diplomate – National Board of Medical Examiners
  • Diplomate – American Board of Emergency Medicine
    (Certified 1992, Re-Certified 2002, Re-Certified 2012)
Fellowships
  • Fellow – American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Fellow – American Academy of Emergency Medicine
Additional Experience
  • 30 years of experience working in Emergency Departments and Urgent Care Facilities
  • Level 1 Trauma Center and Trauma Medivac Helicopter flight experience
  • 27 years living and serving in the Sarasota/Bradenton area

Medical Staff

Urgent Care

Paige

Paige Barnini

MS, PA-C

BS - University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
MS - Keiser University, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Board Certified - NCC PA
Certified D.O.T. Examiner

Lisa Alexander

Lisa Alexander

ARNP, FNP - BC

BS - Washington State University, Pullman, WA
MSN - Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA
Board Certified - ANCC

Medical Staff

Primary Care

Danielle Davis

Danielle Davis

APRN, FNP-C

BSN - State College of Florida, Bradenton, FL
MSN - Chamberlain College of Nursing, Chicago, IL
Board Certified - AANP

Nicole Kay

Nicole Kay

APRN, FNP-C

BSN - State College of Florida, Bradenton, FL
MSN - Chamberlain College of Nursing, Chicago, IL
Board Certified - AANP

Nurses

Kelly

Kelly

RN - Nurse Manager

ASN - St. Francis University, Fort Wayne, IN
27 Years of Emergency Nursing
20 Years of Education & Leadership

Mandy

Mandy

RN - Nurse Manager

ASN - Keiser University, Sarasota, FL
12 Years of Emergency Nursing
10 Years of Family Medicine

Danny

Danny

RN, BSN

BSN - Murray State University, Murray, KY
17 Years of Emergency Nursing
Veteran - US Air Force Reserves (Flight Nurse)
Veteran - US Army Reserves (Medic)

Molly

Molly

RN, CEN

ASN - State College of Florida, Bradenton, FL
BSN - Western Governors University
7 Years of Emergency Nursing
Board Certified Emergency Nurse

Lacy

Lacy

RN

ASN - Hillsborough University, Tampa, FL
2 Years of Emergency Nursing
2 Years of Cardiac Cath Lab

CT/X-Ray Technicians

Tonya

Tonya

RT (R) (CT)

AS - State College of Florida
ARRT/CT Certified
20 Years of Radiology Experience

Julie

Julie

RT (R) (CT)

AS - University of Toledo, Toledo, OH
ARRT/CT Certified
40 Years of Radiology Experience

Jada Medina

Jada

RT (R) (CT)

AS - Keiser University
ARRT/CT Certified
9 years of Radiology Experience

Carrie

Carrie

RT (R) (CT) (MR) (CV) (M)

AS - State College of Florida
ARRT/CT Certified
29 Years of Radiology Experience

Office Staff

Brittnee

Brittnee

Office Staff Lead

Braden River High School Graduate
Attending State College of Florida - Health Services Administration Bachelor Program

Victoria

Victoria

Office Staff

Lakewood Ranch High School Graduate
Attending State College of Florida - Health Services Administration Bachelor Program

Alex

Alex

Office Staff

Manatee High School Graduate
Attending State College of Florida - Focusing on Dental Hygiene

Ashley

Ashley

Office Staff

Lakewood Ranch High School Graduate
Attending State College of Florida - Focusing on Political Science

Keena

Keena

Office Staff

University of South Florida Graduate
Certified Coding and Billing Specialist
Certified Revenue Cycle Specialist
Certified Medical Assistant
6 years of experience in medical assisting and front office administration

Josie

Josie Garcia

Billing Coordinator

CPC - Certified Professional Coder
15 years of Experience in Medical Billing and Coding

Glenn Wagner

Glenn Wagner

PIP (Motor Vehicle Accident) Coordinator

PC - Oakland University, Rochester, MI
22 years experience as a Paralegal and Case Manager

Medical Assistants

Wendy

Wendy

Medical Assistant

Manatee Technical College - Medical Assistant & Phlebotomist Program
5 Years of Experience as a Certified Medical Assistant

Katie

Katie

Medical Assistant

BS - Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Attending EMS School - Paramedic Program
5 years of experience in Emergency Medicine

Amanda

Amanda

Medical Assistant

Southeast High School Graduate
Attending the University of South Florida - Focusing on Biology/Pre-Med