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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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Dr. Joseph KingOB/GYN - MD
Dr. King joined Broward Community Family and Heath Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in September 2019 as a board-certified OB/GYN.
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He received his medical degree from Meharry Medical College and completed his OB/GYN residency at Saint John Hospital.

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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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Lineth Fontela-HumeFamily Nurse Family Practitioner, APRN
Mrs. Lineth Fontela-Hume joined Broward Family Health Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in May 2019 as a Family Nurse Practitioner.
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She graduated from Barry University and went to complete her master’s in nursing at the University of Miami.

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Nancy Fong-EdwardsMSN, ARNP, FNP-BC
Ms. Fong Edwards joined Broward Community Family and Heath Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in April 2019 as an advance nurse practitioner.
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She graduated from Nova Southeastern with her MSN.

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Marlene AdescaFamily Nurse Practitioner, ARNP
Ms. Marlene Adesca joined Broward Community Family and Heath Centers, Inc. (BCFHC) in March 2019 as a Primary Care Board Certified Nurse Practitioner.
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Jenna Appel, RD
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