JEAN CLAUDE BOURQUE | MD, FAAFP

Locations:

Coconut Creek, Boca Raton, Hallandale

Specialties:

Family Practice, Gerontology

Languages:

Fluent in English, French, Spanish, Italian and Portuguese.
Some German and Creole.

Education:

  • M.D. (Magna Cum Laude) University of Montreal

  • B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) College Andre-Grasset

Other:

  • Board Certified, American and Canadian Academy of Family Practice

  • Added Qualifications in Geriatric Medicine

  • Immigration, INS Certified

  • Fellow American and Canadian Academy of Family Practice

Hospital Affiliation:

  • North Broward Medical Center

  • Boca Raton Community Hospital

  • Memorial Regional

  • Holy Cross

 

MARTA KHRIS | MD

Education:

Graduated from University of Montreal

Work Experience:

Practicing in US/Florida since 1997. She had her own private practice in West Boca before joining CLSC in May 2012.

Specialties:

Family practitioner with emphasis on prevention of disease, nutrition and healthy lifestyle

Languages:

Fluent in French and Czech

Extra Curricular:

  • Participates actively in sports, like triathlons and marathons.

  • Accomplished 2 ironmen races and has completed multiple marathons.

  • Participated in the 2013 NYC marathon where she raised funds for Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.

 

JEAN-CLAUDE JEAN | MD

Professional Summary:

I am a board certified internist. I ran a solo medical practice in Queens, NY from 1985 to December 2013. I conducted the day to day operation of the practice, writing and reinforcing policies, teaching and education staff and patients. However the main focus has always been patient care.

I am actually living in Boynton Beach since 2014 and joined CLSC in 2015. I remain active, still passionate and in love with the practice medicine. I also try to stay abreast of all new medical literature.

Licenses:

  • I am licensed to practice in the State of Florida.

  • I am board certified in internal medicine.

Skill Highlights

  • I am reliable, dependable

  • Trustworthy

  • With good ethics

  • Very meticulous with good sense of listening

  • Opened to approach

  • Share medical information

  • Fluent in French and Spanish

  • Compassionate and caring

Education and Training

M.D. : Medicine, 1979
Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara – Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
St. John's Episcopal Hospital Brooklyn NY
Medical Residency Program from 1980 to 1983

Professional Experience

- Attending Physician
July 1983 to April 1985
Ralph Ave Medical Center

- ER Physician
July 1983 to April 1985
Woodhull Hospital

- Private Medical Practice
Jean-Claude Jean Physician PC
Attending Physician
April 1985 to December 2013

Community Service

  • Delivered countless of speeches in neighborhood high schools and community churches.

  • Participated and organized a number of health fairs in churches and senior citizens centers.

  • Contributed in massive vaccination campaigns of seniors against the flu and pneumonia.

 

LEON RAWNER | MD

General Practice / Primary Care

Education:

  • B.S. Biology From Brandeis University

  • M.D. AUC School of Medicine

  • Internal Medicine Residency Training at Mt. Sinai Elmhurst Hospital

Other:

  • Compassionate and Caring Medical Professional with a Strong Emphasis 
    on Preventive Care

  • Member of the Florida Medical Association

  • Interests include Family & Friends, Traveling, Nature, Jogging, Reading, and Continuing Medical Education (CME) Topics

  • "May I always act so as to preserve the finest traditions of my calling and may I long experience the joy of healing those who seek my help." -Hippocrates

 

CAROLYN MALDONADO-GARCIA | MD

Dr. Carolyn Maldonado-Garcia graduated from the Ponce School of Medicine in 2006-Cum Laude. She is a member of professional organizations including the American College of Physicians and the American Medical Association. She is also bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish.

 

ERIC EWALDS | MD

Primary Care

Education:

  • Graduated from Howard University in Washington, DC

Experience

  • Primary Health Care with Public Health Services and the VA in Jax, Florida

  • Practiced Primary Health Care in Pompano Beach and Broward Health Department.

  • Practiced Preventative Medicine and Public Health at Martin County Public Health

Languages: Fluent in French, English and Spanish

Focus: Places a strong Emphasis on Preventative Care

Interests: Enjoys, sports , exercise, skiing, and jogging

 

JEDLYN PIERRILUS | MD, MPH

Education:

  • Duke/Southern Regional Area Health Education Center, Family Medicine Residency

  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Doctor of Medicine

  • Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Masters in Public Health

  • Florida Atlantic University, Bachelor of Science in Psychobiology with a concentration in Behavioral Neuroscience; Minor in Spanish

Dr. Pierrilus is a Board Certified Family Medicine Physician who counts it a privilege to help human beings optimize and maintain their health. Living purposefully and cultivating healthy relationships are paramount.

Experience:

In the USA, He completed a residency in Internal Medicine at the Brooklyn Hospital-Jewish Medical

 

Memberships

  • American Board of Family Medicine

  • American Academy of Family Physicians

  • Florida Academy of Family Physicians

 

Interests

Health Literacy, Reducing Health Disparities, Health Policy, Patient Advocacy 

Classical Piano, Photography, Poetry, Travel

Languages: English, Spanish, Creole, French

Favorite Quote: “The great aim of education is not knowledge, but action.” – Herbert Spencer

 

JONI KAIGHOBADI | DO

Education:

  • BS Chemistry at Troy State University and Livingston University, 1979-1982

  • MS Chemistry and Postgraduate Research at Georgia Tech University 1982-1985

  • DO at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine 1998-2002

  • Residency in Family Medicine at Broward General Medical Center, North Broward Hospital District 2002-2005

Other:

  • Board Certified by the American Board of Osteopathic Family Physicians since 2003

  • Member of: American Osteopathic Association, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, American Association of Family Physicians, Florida Osteopathic 
    Medical Association

  • Awarded "Doctor of The Year" – 2012, Boca Raton

 

LEONEL GRAS | PA-C

PA school at Miami-Dade College - Graduated 2002.

Since graduation has been working at CLSC.

Leonel's first profession was a Mechanical Engineer. He attended the Institute of Mechanics and Architecture in the former Soviet Union,in the city called Tashkent. After graduation, he traveled to Canada and resided there for 1 year.

In 1995, Leonel enrolled at Hopkins Technical Education Center in Miami and became a Dental Technician, and worked as such till 1999.

Originally from Cuba, he been living in the US since 1992. He enjoys traveling, reading and spending time with his family.

 

VICTORIA PEREZ | PA-C

Victoria loves interacting with patients, while working as a team in the prevention and treatment of illness. She prides herself on providing the best care possible to all patients.

 

Victoria enjoys traveling and meeting people of different cultures, team sports, outdoor activities, and spending time with family and friends.

EDUCATION

1997 - B.S. degree Medical Lab Technology, FIU
Certified in Hematology, Clinical Chemistry, Microbiology, Blood Bank, and Immunology

2003 - B.S. Degree Physician Assistant, Nova Southeastern University

2003 - Master's Degree of Public Health, Nova Southeastern University

 

Victoria Perez joined CLSC in 2003 and is fluent in English and Spanish.

 

JONIAS DESTINE | PA-C

Jonias Destine is a PA-C at CLSC Inc. and an Adjunct Clinical Professor at the Miami Dade College Physician Assistant Program. He is affiliated with Memorial Regional Hospital and he is a member of AAPA and FAPA.

 

Jonias is a community leader who always encourages people to stay in good health. He is the current Senior Pastor of Bethany Evangelical Baptist Church Inc. and a guest speaker of many spiritual revivals in churches of South Florida.

Jonias is a foreign medical graduate and a General Surgeon from Haiti. He was the Medical Director of Hôpital Lumière Bonne Fin, Haiti and Director of Universite Lumiere, Haiti.

 

Jonias speaks French, Creole, English and Spanish.

 
 

ARIEL PASCUAL | PA-C

Ariel graduated with the highest honors from the Physician Assistant program at Miami Dade College where he received excellent and extensive training in all areas of the medical field. Ariel has a Bachelor of Science in nursing (BSN) from the Institute of Medical Sciences, Havana, Cuba. Currently, he is working on a Master of Medical Sciences program from Saint Francis University. He proudly represented Miami Dade College in 2 State competitions and 1 National competition of medical

knowledge. He has over 20 years experience in the medical field, which he uses to give his patients the best care.

 

Ariel enjoys giving back to the community, so he has participated in many health fairs at Miami Dade College that were offered in collaboration with the Florida Department of Health to promote disease prevention and healthy life styles. In the future, he would like to use some of his free time to bring health and hope to communities and countries in need.

Ariel is fluent in English and Spanish.

 

JEAN MAX ALCE | PA-C

Max graduated from Miami Dade College with an Associates Degree in Science Physician Assistant in 2013. He has extensive experience and is a proud member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants. He has completed clinical rotation in various outpatient settings.

 

Max is fluent in English, Spanish, Creole and French.

 

GABRIELA LOPEZ-BOTERO | PA

Gabriela Lopez Botero is a fellow member of the American Academy of Physician assistants. She is a licensed Physician Assistant in the state of Florida and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. 

Mrs. Lopez-Botero attended Florida Atlantic University where she received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Biology. She also received a Master of Clinical Medical Science degree and Physician Assistant Certificate from Barry University in 2015.

Mrs. Lopez-Botero offers compassionate care for men and women providing excellent services in family medicine. She is fluent in English and Spanish, which helps her provide healthcare to a wider scope of patients. One of her passions is giving back to the community; she participated in a medical mission trip in the past with a group of medical professionals who provided free medical care to more than 700 patients in Dominican Republic.

TATSIANA YARASHEVICH | PA-C, MS

Education:

  • PA school, Miami Dade College

  • School of Nursing, Miami Dade College

  • PA school, Belarus

  • Master of Science in biology/chemistry, Belarusian State University

 

Experience: 
Over 10 years of experience as a Physician Assistant in USA and Belarus 
Research Associate, Institute of Physiology of National Academy of Science, Belarus 

Languages: English, Russian, Belarusian
Fluency in English and Russian, including medical terminology, in conjunction with medical experience acquired in different countries, helps Tatsiana to deliver high quality care to patients in a multicultural community.

 
 

DEIJA BADIA | APRN

Deija Badia is a certified and licensed Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) at CLSC. She is a fellow member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP). She is passionate about providing optimal patient care with primary focus on preventative medicine.

Deija began working in the health-care industry in 2012, where she graduated as a pharmacy technician and worked at CVS pharmacy.

In 2015, she earned her Associates of Science in Nursing and began her career as a Registered Nurse. During this time, she worked with Miami Jewish Health Care Systems and provided care to the elderly population. Deija continued her education and in 2017, she graduated with her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She worked at Kendall Regional Hospital in the Orthopedic/Spine Unit for some time and while furthering her education, was employed as an Allergy Nurse. Deija attained her Masters of Science in Nursing degree in April 2019 and became licensed and certified as an APRN by the AANP.

 

Deija enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and learning about different cultures.

Deija is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish. 

SADIE ALTIDORE | ARNP

Sadia Altidore is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her BSN in nursing at  Florida International University. She begin her career in health-care in 2012 as a Registered Nurse at the local community hospitals: West Boca Medical and Boca Regional. Later Sadia continued her studies and graduated in 2016, receiving her Masters of Science in Nursing  from the Family Nurse Practitioner program of Barry University in Miami, Florida

Sadia enjoys interacting with all her patients and at the same time making sure she delivers the best care possible to all her patients. She enjoys traveling, sports, and spending time with family and friends.

 
 

SHASHEENA BUCHANAN | ARNP

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