Clinical Faculty

Clinic Faculty

Our clinical faculty physicians enjoy the richly rewarding experience of developing close relationships with their patients over years and even decades. Most importantly, the family physician enjoys being there for patients and their families during times of crisis as well as for long-term support of patients with chronic diseases.

Notice: Patients wishing to communicate with their doctor should do so using the MyUFHealth patient portal.

UF Health Family Medicine – Eastside

  • Peter J. Carek, MD, MS (Biosketch)
    Professor and Chairman
  • Lisa Chacko, MD, MPH (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Reathea Felder, MSN, APRN (Biosketch)
    Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Brenda McMahon, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Elvira S. Mercado, MD  (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Medical Director
  • Kim N. Nguyen, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
  • Omobola Oduntan, MD, MPH (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Lara Rybak, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Karen Theoktisto, DNP, APRN (Biosketch)
    Family Nurse Practitioner

UF Health Family Medicine – Haile

  • Stefania C. Bray, MD, ABIHM (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Philippa Bright, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Danielle Chaplin, DPN, APRN (Biosketch)
    Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Nicholas Dorsey, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Lucia Hansen, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Olga Ihnatsenka, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Mitul R. Jones, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Michael J. McTiernan, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Medical Director
  • Daniel A. Rubin, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
  • Jennifer Yello, APRN (Biosketch)
    Family Nurse Practitioner

UF Health Family Medicine – Jonesville

  • Alpa Desai, DO (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor and Medical Director
  • Samuel Dickmann, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Run Gan, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
  • James Medley, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor

UF Health Family Medicine – Main Street

  • David B. Feller, MD (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor and Vice-Chair of CHFM
  • John G. Gums, PharmD, FCCP (Biosketch)
    Professor
  • Karen Hall, MD (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor
  • John Malaty, MD (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor and Medical Director
  • Danielle Nelson, MD, MPH (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
  • Brian Nguyen, PA-C (Biosketch)
    Physician Assistant
  • George P. N. Samraj, MD (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor
  • Monica Silvian, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Maribeth Williams, MD, MSCR (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Program Director (Family Medicine Residency)

UF Health Family Medicine – Old Town

  • Brian Fitzgerald, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Grant Harrell, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Robert L. Hatch, MD (Biosketch)
    Professor and Director of Medical Education
  • Jason Konopack, MD, MPH (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Medical Director
  • Greg Westwood, MD, PhD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor

UF Health Family Medicine – Springhill

  • Charles Byrd, PhD (Biosketch)
    Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • Ku-Lang Chang, MD (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor
  • Alpa Desai, DO (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor and Medical Director
  • Karyn Governale, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Helen S. Hagan, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Assistant Medical Director
  • Maria Elisa Lupi, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Frank Orlando, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Siegfried O. F. Schmidt, MD, PhD (Biosketch)
    Professor
  • Kristy Smith, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Petra Townsend, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor

Student Health Care Center

  • Ronald Berry, MD (Biosketch)
    Adjunct Assistant Professor
  • James Clugston, MD, CAQSM (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor and Program Director (Sports Medicine Fellowship)
  • Katie M. Edenfield, MD, CAQSM (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Jocelyn Gravlee, MD, CAQSM (Biosketch)
    Associate Professor
  • Ann M. Grooms, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Eileen F. Lauzardo, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Asim Merchant, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Marcia Morris, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • Cheree Padilla, MD, CAQSM (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor
  • John E. Trainer, III, MD, FAAFP, DABFM (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor

UF Health Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center

  • Susan Millan, MD (Biosketch)
    Assistant Professor and Director of UF Health Wound Care and Hyperbaric Center