1037 State Road 7, Wellington, FL 33414

Meet Our Team

Our Team!  

Physicians

The physicians at PREMIER are leaders in Family Medicine and possess an extraordinary degree of skill and professionalism. They are also board certified or board-eligible and are fully capable of handling the full spectrum of family medicine care from children to adults to geriatrics.

Taking a team approach, our 5 physicians work closely together to offer the best care to our patients. We can assure our patients that our physicians have the expertise to manage each individual's unique needs and also take an integrative approach to healthcare.

Vincent M. Apicella, DO  

Vincent M. Apicella, DO
Family Medicine

   
Mariaclara E. Bago, DO  

Mariaclara E. Bago, DO
Anti-Aging & Wellness

 
Christopher Santora, MD  

Christopher Santora, MD
Family Medicine

 
Nikolaus Pankow, MD  

Nikolaus Pankow, MD
Family Medicine

 
Judith Rubin, MD  

Judith Rubin, MD
Anti-Aging & MedSpa

 

Nurse Practioners

A nurse practitioner is a registered nurse (R.N.) with additional specialized education. Education for nurse practitioners includes advanced nursing and selected medical studies as well as intensive clinical experience.

Premier Nurse Practitioner's have close working relationships with the physicians and develop special one-on-one relationships with patients. As skilled clinicians and patient educators, our NP's are dedicated to providing high quality care to our patients.

Elizabeth Stevens Lofaso, ARNP  

Elizabeth Stevens Lofaso, ARNP
Family Medicine

 
Katherine Carlson, ARNP  

Katherine Carlson, ARNP
Family Medicine

 

Physician Assistants

A physician assistant is healthcare professional who provides healthcare within the medical model as a part of a team with physicians and other providers.

Our Premier Physician Assistants are nationally certified and state licensed to practice medicine under our unique medical model. They are highly trained and provide excellent care for our patients.

Alexandra Lewis, PA-C  

Alexandra Lewis, PA-C
Family Practice

 
Fausto Almeida, PA-C  

Fausto Almeida, PA-C
Family Practice

 
Sheena Urdaz, PA-C  

Sheena Urdaz, PA-C
Family Practice

 
Eric Klopman, PA-C  

Eric Klopman, PA-C
Urgent Care

 
Noha Saleh, PA-C  

Noha Saleh, PA-C
Urgent Care

 
Selena Buongiorno, PA-C  

Selena Buongiorno, PA-C
Urgent Care & Wellness