Physicians

Dr. Alex M. Lam, MD

Alex Lam, M.D.

Dr. Lam is a native of Miami and has been practicing Rheumatology in South Florida since 2005. He speaks fluent Spanish and Mandarin Chinese. Dr. Lam has lectured on various autoimmune diseases, including Lupus and Rheumatoid Arthritis and has taught medical school students and residents from Nova University. He underwent rigorous training at Cook County Hospital (Chicago) and Waterford Regional Hospital (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland). His fellowship at UMDNJ- Robert-Wood-Johnson Hospital was under the guidance of Dr. Robert Pinals, considered globally as a Master of Rheumatology. Dr. Lam’s extensive medical training and knowledge of Chinese and Alternative Medicine make him a physician with an expansive vision and remarkable clinical skills. Complementing cutting-edge medical treatments with diet, supplements and lifestyle are his passion.

“My goal as a physician is to practice with full knowledge, wisdom and compassion: to empower my patients with the necessary tools to become happy and healthy individuals”.

EDUCATION

  • UMDNJ- Robert-Wood-Johnson Hospital – Post-doctoral Fellowship in Rheumatology
  • Beth Israel Hospital (NYC Mt. Sinai Medical System) – Residency in Internal Medicine
  • Cook County Hospital (Chicago) Waterford Regional Hospital (Royal College of Surgeons) – Medical School
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Patricia Neuman Guerra, M.D.

Patricia Neuman Guerra, M.D., is a Board Certified physician who specializes in clinical rheumatology with special interest in inflammatory arthritis. She earned her Medical Degree at San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Puerto Rico. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Miami – Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, FL, and her Rheumatology Fellowship at the University of Miami – Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL.

Dr. Neuman Guerra has participated in clinical research in knee osteoarthritis at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL and translational research in Endothelial cells and Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, MA. She has also participated in quality improvement projects during her training including improving vaccinations rates, depression among medical trainees, and antibiotics stewardship.

Dr. Neuman Guerra grew up in Venezuela and is fluent in English and Spanish. She enjoys spending outdoor time with family and friends. She practices Rheumatology with compassion, empathy, and confidence. Dr. Neuman Guerra is a strong patient advocate and prioritizes patient care and wellbeing. Her goal as a physician is to establish a strong physician-patient relationship with each of her patients to heal and manage their chronic conditions.

EDUCATION

  • University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital – Post-Doctoral Fellowship in Rheumatology
  • University of Miami – Residency in Internal Medicine
  • San Juan Bautista School of Medicine, Puerto Rico – Medical School
Leticia N Anon APRN

Leticia N. Anon, A.P.R.N

Leticia Anon is a Family Nurse Practitioner Board Certified who specializes in Rheumatology. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Florida International University, and then earned her Master of Science in Nursing (APRN) degree at Barry University in Miami, FL. She is originally from Cuba and is fluent in English and Spanish. She has a Doctor of Medicine degree from Cuba where she practiced until she came to the United States in 1997. Her experience in Pediatric, Neonatology, and Rheumatology is extensive. Her passions include spending time with her family, helping her patients obtain a better health status and traveling the world.

“My objective as a healthcare provider is to continue pursuing lifelong compassion and care to patients and communities.”

EDUCATION

  • Universidad De Ciencias Medicas, Villa Clara, Cuba – Medical School, Doctorate in Medicine
  • Florida International University – Bachelor’s in Science of Nursing
  • Barry University – Master of Science in Nursing, Advanced Practitioner Registered Nurse

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