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Nailah Adams, MD, MS, CAQSMMedical Director
Dr. Adams joined Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in Sep 2016 as a board-certified Family Medicine and Sport Medicine Physician.
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She graduated from Duke University School of Medicine and completed a Master of Science in Nutrition at Columbia University. Dr. Adams completed her residency at the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program. She also completed a fellowship in Primary Care Sports Medicine at the University of North Carolina. Dr. Adams has particular interests in childhood obesity and healthy lifestyles.

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Mario Theliard, M.D.Staff Physician
Dr. Theliard joined Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in July 2016 as a board-certified Family Physician.
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He graduated from State University of Haiti School of Medicine. He completed an internship program at Hospital Santa Rosa de Guayama in Puerto Rico and completed his residency at State University of Haiti Hospital in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. Dr. Theliard has also practiced HIV/AIDS management and research since 2004. Dr. Theliard is multilingual and speaks fluent English, French, Haitian Creole and Spanish.

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Carmen De Leon Martinez, M.D.Staff Physician
Dr. De Leon Martinez joined Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in Sep 2015 as a board certified Family Physician.
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She graduated from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine and completed her residency in Family Medicine at the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine Family Residency Program. Dr. De Leon Martinez speaks fluent English and Spanish.

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Tyshan Oates, PA-CPhysician Assistant
Ms. Tyshan Oates joined Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in September 2014 as a Physician Assistant.
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She earned a Masters in Clinical Science from Barry University where she also completed her internship and clinical training doing split rotations. She also received her Bachelors in Biology and competed her Pre-Medicine program at Troy University. Ms. Oates is trained in Infectious Diseases and has specialized in HIV Medicine since 2009.

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Simon Laine, ARNP, FNP-BCFamily Nurse Practitioner
Mr. Simon Laine joined Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in 2014 as a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner.
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He earned a Masters of Science in Nursing from Florida International University. Mr. Laine is also a foreign educated physician from Haiti and completed rotations in the ICU, ER, and Pediatrics departments at Jackson Memorial Hospital. Mr. Laine is multilingual and speaks fluent English, Haitian Creole, French, and Spanish.

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Erika Yu, PA-CPhysician Assistant
Mrs. Erika Yu joined Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in April 2010 as a NCCPA board certified Physician Assistant.
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She earned her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Florida, College of Medicine. She completed her PA clinical training at Orlando Regional Medical Center and UF Shands Jacksonville Medical Center. She has interned in community, hospital, and university health care settings. Mrs. Yu is trilingual and speaks fluent English, Spanish and Cantonese.

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Lauren Shikany, WHNP-BCWomen’s Health Nurse Practitioner
Mrs. Lauren Shikany joied Broward Community and Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in May 2011 as a board certified Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner.
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She earned a Masters of Science in Women’s Health from VAncerbilt University. She completed her clinical expereince at Vancerbilt University Medical Center. Mrs. Shikany has clinical background experience in community, rural, and military health care settings.