Mark Cuffe, M.D.NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando
Mark Cuffe, M.D., graduated with high honors from the University of Florida in Gainesville and, subsequently, with honors from UF’s College of Medicine. He was certified by the American Board of Neurological Surgery following completion of his six-year residency at the University of Alabama, Birmingham. Dr. Cuffe received an Augustus McCravey Southern Neurosurgical Resident Clinical Science Award while he was a resident. He has treated thousands of patients, both adult and pediatric, for nearly 25 years. His goal is to ensure that his patients get better, with or without surgery. He sees himself as a physician first and as a surgeon second.
2706 Rew Circle, Suite 100, Orlando • 407-649-8585www.neurospineinstitute.org
Wayne Gardner, P.A.-C.NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando
Wayne Gardner, P.A.-C., earned his bachelor’s in medical science from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He graduated first in his class from the Surgical Physician Assistant Program of the University of Alabama at Birmingham Medical Center, receiving the Margaret K. Kirklin Award for academic excellence. He has maintained the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. During his more than 25 years of service, Gardner has been a lecturer and preceptor for physician-assistant students. His expertise is in all aspects of cardiothoracic surgery, tissue banking and management of intensive-care-unit patients. Currently, his interests include the development of minimally invasive surgical techniques. He has taught these techniques to physician assistants and surgeons. Gardner is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. He practices at the NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando.
Charlie Goodnough, P.A.-C.NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando
Charlie Goodnough, P.A.-C., is a physician assistant at the NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando, which specializes in minimally invasive microsurgery of the spine; complex spine reconstruction; herniated discs; outpatient spine surgery; spine instrumentation and fusions; microdiscectomy; cervical, thoracic and lumbar spinal disorders; kyphoplasty; and spine tumors. Goodnough earned a Bachelor of Science from the University of Central Florida and bachelor’s in physician-assistant studies from South College. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is certified for advanced cardiac life support and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Goodnough’s hospital affiliations include Florida Hospital, Health Central and Orlando Health.
Pete Indelicato, M.D.NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando
Pete Indelicato, M.D., heads the orthopedic sports medicine department at the NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando. He recently retired from the position of head team physician for the University of Florida Athletic Association. In addition to his 33-year career with UF, Dr. Indelicato also served as team consulting physician for the NFL’s Miami Dolphins. He has achieved many awards and recognitions throughout his career, including being named in Best Doctors in America for 11 years and being named Southeastern Conference Doctor of the Year for 2002-03; and receiving the Gold Medal Distinguished Alumni Award, New York Medical College in May 2008 and the 2008 Sports Medicine of the Year award from the Athletic Trainers Association of Florida. He was named as the 2011-12 incoming president of the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine’s Sports Trauma Overuse Prevention campaign initiative. S.T.O.P.’s main goal is to help prevent athletic overuse and trauma injuries in children.
Robert L. Masson, M.D.NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando
Robert L. Masson, M.D., is an internationally recognized neurosurgeon specializing in spinal injury and sports neurosurgery. He also is the founder of the NeuroSpine Institute Foundation. He is an international consultant for minimally invasive neurosurgery and one of the world’s leading advocates for spinal disease being recognized as a recoverable sports injury. Although Dr. Masson has a background in complex skull-base intracranial surgery, he began applying brain surgery techniques to spinal surgery, including artificial disk surgery instead of spinal fusion. Dr. Masson received his medical degree with honors from the University of Florida. He is a diplomate of The American Board of Neurological Surgery and teaches surgeons worldwide. He developed techniques and products for two of the world’s top spine companies, which produce advanced products for minimally invasive spinal reconstruction. He treats a variety of athletes, representing players from the NFL, NBA, PGA/LPGA tours, among others, and is a Golf Fitness Magazine Advisory Team member. He was featured on Discovery Health as an expert in neurological surgery.
Max B. Medary, M.D., F.A.C.S.Greater Orlando Neurosurgery & Spine, P.A.
Max B. Medary, M.D., F.A.C.S., practices complex surgery of the brain and spine, including skull-base and complex intracranial tumors, vascular lesions that include aneurysms and carotid disease, and complex disorders of the spine. Dr. Medary received his medical education at the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy, Medical College of Pennsylvania, University of Miami, Cornell University and Allegheny General Hospital. He is a member of The American Board of Neurological Surgery, Congress of Neurosurgery, American Association of Neurological Surgeons, and Acoustic Neuroma Association. He also is a fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Dr. Medary is affiliated with Florida Hospital, Orlando Health and St. Cloud Regional Medical Center. He practices at Greater Orlando Neurosurgery & Spine, P.A.
7340 Stonerock Circle, Orlando • 407-355-0575 • 866-355-05763100 17th St., Suite 3102, St. Cloud • 407-355-0575 • 866-355-0576www.neuro-link.com
Mitchell Supler, M.D.NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando
Mitchell Supler, M.D., brings 17 years of neurosurgical experience to NeuroSpine Institute of Orlando. He graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 1989, receiving the Lyerly Award for excellence in neurosurgery. He completed his residency in neurosurgery at UF, where he trained with Robert L. Masson, M.D. While at UF, he was trained in advanced microneurosurgical anatomy and surgery by Albert Rhoton Jr., M.D., known as the father of microneurosurgery. Dr. Supler was inspired by Richard Fessler, M.D., to become skilled in minimally invasive spine surgery and, subsequently, joined Dr. Masson as faculty on the iMAS project, where he trains surgeons worldwide. Dr. Supler specializes in artificial disc replacement of the lumbar spine, and he has extensive experience in the surgical treatment of chronic pain. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Neurological Surgery and serves as a teaching consultant to multiple spine companies, where he helps to train other physicians.
Pranav Bipin Chudgar, M.D.Physician Associates
Pranav Bipin Chudgar, M.D., received his medical degree from the Medical College of Georgia at Georgia Health Sciences University. He completed his residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies, where he served as chief resident. Dr. Chudgar practices evidence-based medicine and offers a full range of obstetrical and gynecological services. He practices operative gynecology, endometrial ablation, pelvic relaxation surgery, minimally invasive surgery — including advanced laparoscopy and robotics (the da Vinci Surgical System) — well-woman examinations, obstetrics and high-risk pregnancy care. Dr. Chudgar is a member of The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Medical Association. He practices at Physician Associates’ Ocoee office and is currently accepting new patients.
1134B Kelton Ave., Ocoee • 407-381-7369www.paof.com
Frederick Hoover, M.D.Advanced & Minimally Invasive Gynecology
Frederick Hoover, M.D., a highly regarded gynecologist in Central Florida, is known for his specialized treatment of women with advanced gynecological conditions. Dr. Hoover previously practiced both obstetrics and gynecology in Central Florida for more than 25 years. He now specializes in gynecology only, with a focus on pelvic organ prolapse and minimally invasive surgery. He received his medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine and completed his residency training at University of South Alabama Medical Center. Dr. Hoover served as the chair of the Florida Hospital department of obstetrics and gynecology from 1991-92 and again from 2001-02. He is a member of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists. Dr. Hoover is board-certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a fellow of The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.
2415 N. Orange Ave., Suite 300, Orlando • 407-303-2780www.gynspecialistsorlando.com
Lori K. Lambert, M.D., P.A.
Lori K. Lambert, M.D., P.A., is a board-certified obstetrician-gynecologist, maintaining a private practice in Orlando. With more than 20 years of experience, she offers a wide range of services and specializes in many areas of obstetrics and gynecology, including high-risk pregnancies, nuchal translucency screenings, endometrial ablation, Adiana sterilization, menopause management, minimally invasive surgery, urodynamics, BRACAnalysis and infertility. Laser hair treatment and removal is also offered and performed by Dr. Lambert. Dr. Lambert received her undergraduate degree from Florida State University, graduating magna cum laude. She earned her medical degree from the University of Florida College of Medicine and completed her postgraduate residency training at Orlando Regional Medical Center. Dr. Lambert is a fellow of The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and a member of the Florida Medical Association. She was voted a Top Doctor in Orlando magazine for 2008, 2009 and 2010. Dr. Lambert is affiliated with Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, Orlando Health and Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies.
7051 Dr. Phillips Blvd., Suite 5, Orlando • 407-363-2000www.lorilambertmd.com
Georgine Lamvu, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.O.G.Advanced & Minimally Invasive Gynecology
Internationally recognized for her expertise in pelvic pain and minimally invasive surgery, Georgine Lamvu, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.C.O.G., provides comprehensive and compassionate care for women with advanced gynecological conditions. Her comprehensive women’s health research, experience in training other physicians, and advanced laparoscopic surgical techniques have earned her a well-deserved reputation as a leader in the field of gynecology. She has a passion for caring for women with chronic pelvic pain disorders. Dr. Lamvu is on the board of The International Pelvic Pain Society and is a key informant for the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, as they develop new national, evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of chronic pelvic pain. Dr. Lamvu received her undergraduate and medical degree from Duke University and completed her fellowship training in pelvic pain, advanced laparoscopy and epidemiology at the University of North Carolina. She serves as medical unit director of gynecology at Florida Hospital Orlando and director of Florida Hospital’s advanced gynecologic disorders and minimally invasive surgery fellowship.
Jorge J. Londoño, M.D., F.A.C.O.G.Physician Associates
Jorge J. Londoño, M.D., F.A.C.O.G., a board-certified obstetrician and gynecologist, practices operative gynecology, advanced laparoscopic surgery, pelvic-relaxation surgery, urinary incontinence, gynecologic ultrasound, infertility, well-woman examinations, obstetrics and high-risk pregnancy. He is certified in the da Vinci Robotic Surgery System, minimally invasive surgery and in-office sterilization. Dr. Londoño attended Javeriana University School of Medicine in Bogotá, Colombia, and completed his residency at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children and Orlando Health. He is affiliated with Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women & Babies and Orlando Health. Dr. Londoño is a member of the American Medical Association, International Society of Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology, The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. He is fluent in English and Spanish. Dr. Londoño practices at Physician Associates’ Sand Lake office. Located behind Dr. P. Phillips Hospital, the medical center offers on-site 3-D and 4-D obstetric and gynecologic ultrasounds and immediate appointments for urgent-care needs.
7472 Doc’s Grove Circle, Orlando • 407-381-7336www.paof.com
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