who we are
We provide comprehensive health care for both children and adults. We also specialize in the care of premature babies. We provide Physicals, Vision and Hearing Screening and all childhood vaccines. We also draw blood in office to save you a trip to the lab. We also provide treatment for Allergies, Asthma, Diabetes, Hypertension, Gastric Issues, Reflux, Infection Treatment, Skin Disorders, Eczema, High Cholesterol, Minor Injuries, School and Sports Physicals, Immigration and DOT Physicals, as well as ADHD and other Behavioral Issues.
Dr. Mohammad Afzal has been managing autism and autistic
spectrum disorders for last 15 years and he is also experienced in
managing genetic disorders
Medical services that span 5 locations around Lake and Sumter counties. The Excel Pediatrics and Family Care location which is located near the Citrus Tower has been open for over 10 years. That location is open 6 days a week to serve you and your families medical needs. Saturdays are reserved for Pediatric Urgent Care to better serve you.
Commitment to Excellence
Excel Pediatrics and Family Care does not want to turn anyone away,
regardless of their situation. That is why we accept Medicaid and have
discounted rates for those who are uninsured at all 5 of our locations.
Different services are available for when you need them. Such as a same day sick
visit, minor injuries or if a comprehensive healthcare visit is needed. We are
able to do minor procedures in the office such as Hearing and Vision Screens,
EKG, Spirometry, Treatment of Cuts and Bruises, IV Fluids, Allergy Injections as
well as Suture and Staple Removal.
If you or a loved one are suffering
from an Opioid Dependency please call us at the Excel Pediatrics and Family Care
location and we can help.
Excel Pediatrics and Family Care at all
locations accepts all Medicaid HMOS in Lake and Sumter County to serve you better.
We also provide opioid dependency out patient treatment at our Citrus Tower
Meet Our Excellent Provider Team
Dr. Mohammad AfzalPeditrician
Dr. Afzal is Board Certified by American Board of
Pediatrics and also MBA in Health Care Management..
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Adrian SaenzPhysician Assistant
Adrian Saenz is a Physician Assistant at our Sumter Pediatrics location. He obtained
his degree from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. He is certified from the American Academy
of Physician Assistants as well as the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.
Adam Figliola is an ARNP with specialization in family medicine and board certified from the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
He earned his advanced degree from NOVA Southeastern University in West Palm Beach, FL.
Adam works at the Clermont office treating pediatric and adult patients.
Lauren CollinsNurse Practitioner
Lauren Collins is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner at Leesburg Pediatrics. She attended the University of Central Florida and received a Bachelor's of Science Degree in Nursing in 2011. Lauren has experience as a Registered Nurse in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at both All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg and Florida Hospital for Children in Orlando. In addition, Lauren has experience working at a school-based health center providing primary care services to children of Orange County.
Lauren continued her education at Drexel University where she obtained a Master's of Science Degree in Nursing in 2016 as Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.
Richard OltonPhysician Assistant
Richard Olton is a licensed and certified physician assistant at Tavares Pediatrics , practicing in the field of pediatrics
since his initial certification. He attended Miami Dade College where he completed the physician assistant program and was certified in 2012. He later attended A.T. Still University where he obtained a Master of Science in Clinical Medicine. Richard has a great passion in bringing healing to his patients and has successfully treated a wide variety of illnesses, ranging from common to life threatening. Through those experiences, he understands that there is no single approach that works for every patient.
In practice, he does his best to ensure that his patients are well educated and informed about the most optimal ways to improve their health.
Suzanne WallisNurse Practitioner
Suzanne Wallis is a Certified Nurse Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
She attended Seminole State College, University of Central Florida, and obtained her Masters degree in Nursing at University of South Florida.
She has a unique background performing as a dancer at Disney's Beauty and the Beast show for over 10 years, along with other various shows.
As well as being a mother/baby nurse taking care of newborns and postpartum mothers at Winnie Palmer hospital and FL Hospital for Women.
She is proud to be apart of the Excel team seeing pediatric and adult patient at the Clermont location.
Lilian Paulino-SinghPhysician Assistant
Is a Board Certified Physician Assistant. She graduated from SUNY Downstate Medical Center with a Bachelor's Degree in Physician Assistant studies in 2003. She worked as part of the inpatient staff at the Children's Hospital at Montefiore in New York. There she provided care for a wide range of specialties including Hematology/Oncology, Gastroenterology, Endocrinology, Nephrology and Neurology. In 2008 she moved to Central Florida and has been practicing outpatient pediatric care since. She joined Professional Pediatrics in 2012 and continues to provide quality medical care for the children of the Four Corners area.
Contact us today to see what kinds of medical services we have available to
you with Excel Pediatrics and Family care in Clermont, Florida.
Awards/Recognition: Board Certified University of Florida Assistant Professor of