Our services

At Heart and Family Health Institute, you are at the heart of everything we do. Our patients are number one and we offer a variety of health services in one place. Let us be your health home for primary and specialty care. Our services include:

A primary care physician is your gateway to good health. Our large, compassionate team of internal and family medicine providers will get to know your specific health needs and be on the lookout for potential health issues. It’s so important you have a consistent health care professional to keep an eye out for you throughout all ages of life. Our physicians offer care for:

  • Diabetes
  • Fatigue
  • Hyperlipidemia
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Hypertension
  • High cholesterol
  • Obesity
  • Anemia
  • Adult and pediatric services
  • Acute illnesses
  • Chronic disease
  • Colds
  • Flu
  • Sore throat

We provide:

  • Physical examinations
  • Immunizations
  • Well baby/child care

One unique aspect of our practice is the ability to provide gynecologic and prenatal care to women in Port St. Lucie, Stuart and surrounding areas. Our staff is comprised of physicians trained in family medicine and obstetrics. We believe in providing continuity of care to our patients and families whenever possible, and look forward to taking care of women before, during and after pregnancy. We offer the following gynecologic services:

Gynecology Care

  • Pap smears
  • IUD insertion and removal
  • Endometrial biopsies
  • Cervical polyp removal

Prenatal Care

We are proud to care for women during this life-changing time. Our office provides high-quality care to women who are in the midst of family planning, women who are newly pregnant and women requiring care later in pregnancy. Services we provide at our practice include:

  • Comprehensive prenatal care
  • On-site obstetric ultrasounds
  • Referrals to perinatal specialists for women requiring high-risk OBGYN care
  • Antepartum testing before birth
  • Breastfeeding and childbirth education classes through St. Lucie Medical Center
  • Postpartum care, including family planning and breastfeeding support
  • Newborn care

Please call our office at (772) 335-9600 if you have questions about our OBGYN specialists. 

We offer a specialist for diabetes, thyroid and other endocrinology issues. As men and women grow older and our bodies change, we help you understand your condition, the pros and cons of each treatment and involve you in the decision-making process. Our physician offers care for:

  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Acromegaly
  • Adrenal gland issues
  • Hormone treatment and replacement
  • Bone disorders
  • Cushing’s disease
  • Cushing’s syndrome
  • Diabetes
  • Diabetes insipidus
  • Diabetes management
  • Endocrine hypertension
  • Goiter issues
  • High cholesterol
  • Hyperaldosteronism
  • Hypercalcemia
  • Hyperparathyroidism
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypocalcemia
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Hypopituitarism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Insulin pump placement
  • Low testosterone
  • Menopause
  • Metabolic syndrome
  • Monogenic diabetes
  • Obesity
  • Osteoporosis
  • Ovarian failure
  • Pituitary gland issues
  • Polycystic ovary syndrome
  • Glucose monitoring
  • Thyroid cancer and nodules
  • Diabetes education
  • Diabetes support group

Your heart is an amazing muscle. Heart and Family provides exceptional cardiac care and we want to help you keep it in good shape. We’ll help you with:

  • Consultative cardiology
  • Blood pressure management
  • Stress testing
  • Echocardiogram
  • Angioplasty
  • Preoperative testing
  • Coronary artery stenting
  • Pacemaker insertions
  • Internal defibrillator placements
  • Electrocardiogram
  • Myocardial perfusion studies
  • Preventive medicine
  • Treatment of aortic and mitral valve disorders
  • Management of coronary artery disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure and hyperlipidemia
  • Treatment for acute myocardial infarction and angina
  • Cardiac catheterization
  • Carotid interventions
  • Lower extremity peripheral interventions

Urological problems can be sensitive issues. Our urologist treats a wide-range of conditions from bladder issues to sexual dysfunction. Our physician offers compassionate care and procedures for:

  • Benign prostate hypertrophy
  • Bladder cancer
  • Bladder infection
  • Circumcision
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Feminine rejuvenation
  • Hematuria
  • Incontinence
  • Kidney
  • Kidney infection
  • Low testosterone
  • Overactive bladder
  • Pelvic organ prolapse
  • Pelvic pain
  • Prostate
  • Prostate cancer
  • Robotic surgery
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Stones
  • Testosterone
  • Urinary
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Urologist
  • Urology
  • UTI
  • Vasectomy
  • Vasectomy reversal

At Heart and Family, our podiatrist is able to handle all your foot and ankle problems, from routine checkups to treatments and surgery. Services include:

  • Heel pain
  • Warts
  • Ingrown toenails
  • Toenail fungus
  • Neuropathy
  • Plantar warts
  • Bunions
  • Foot and ankle pain
  • Geriatric foot care
  • Achilles tendinitis
  • Diabetic foot care
  • Heel spur
  • Custom orthotics
  • Hammertoes
  • Flat feet
  • Plantar fasciitis
  • Neuromas
  • Injuries
  • Calluses
  • Corns
  • Crush injuries
  • Ankle instability
  • Ankle sprains
  • Arthritic Foot and ankle care
  • Wound care

Our pulmonologist specializes in diseases of the lungs and respiratory system.

  • Asthma
  • Breathing difficulty
  • Chronic cough
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Lung cancer
  • Pneumonia
  • Pulmonary hypertension
  • Sleep apnea
  • Tuberculosis

Our Neurologist treats disorders that affect the brain, spinal cord, and nerves, such as:

  • Cerebrovascular disease, such as stroke
  • Demyelinating diseases of the central nervous system, such as multiple sclerosis
  • Headache disorders
  • Infections of the brain and peripheral nervous system
  • Movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease
  • Neurodegenerative disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig's disease)
  • Seizure disorders, such as epilepsy
  • Spinal cord disorders
  • Speech and language disorders

Heart and Family Health Institute Sleep Center is an accredited center in Treasure Coast specializing in all types of sleep disorders. We evaluate and treat common sleep disorders including problems falling asleep or staying asleep, sleepwalking and abnormal movements during sleep. We also treat include:

  • Narcolepsy
  • Other disorders of excessive daytime sleepiness
  • Seizures during sleep
  • Other medical and neurological problems that affect sleep

Our physician team includes neurology and pulmonary specialists who use a variety of resources including the sleep laboratory and numerous other specialists to provide multidisciplinary care. Good sleep in essential to good health. We offer state-of-the-art equipment used to obtain CPAP and ASV studies, Multiple Sleep Latency testing and Maintenance of Wakefulness tests. We can video monitor EEGs and extended and long-term epilepsy. We even have EEG equipment you can take home if your physician prefers.


As a patient of the Diagnostic Imaging Center, your comfort and safety are our most important concerns. Our diagnostics are fully-accredited with the American College of Radiology—the highest standard. Our friendly team of health care professionals will work hard to provide optimal patient care during your visit, while delivering the best quality images to your doctor. By providing state-of-the-art technology, our diagnostic images can be performed with the least possible amount of radiation exposure. Heart and Family provides digital images; this expedites the interpretation and delivery of your test to provide exceptional patient care.

Our services include:

Gastroenterologists treat conditions from the esophagus down to the large intestine, and includes the liver, gallbladder, biliary system and pancreas. Our board-certified physician specializes in the screening and treatment of the following conditions:

  • Acid reflux
  • Celiac disease
  • Difficulty swallowing/dysphagia
  • Esophageal and stomach cancer
  • Gallbladder disease/gallstones
  • Irritable bowel syndrome
  • Ulcerative colitis
  • Liver disease

Should your visit reveal the need for additional screening, our physician is skilled in performing endoscopies for examination of the upper GI tract and colonoscopies for examination of the lower GI tract and endoscopic or ultrasound examination of other organs within the GI tract.

We are proud to offer this specialty in our practice. Call our office at 772-335-9600 to schedule an appointment with our gastroenterologist.

We are pleased to provide care for little ones in Port St. Lucie and surrounding areas! Our board-certified pediatrician treats patients from birth to 18 at the Heart and Family Health Institute Residency Practice. Our caring team of providers engages patients and parents in order to provide high-quality care for every child. Our practice offers:

  • Newborn care
  • Pediatric well and sick visits
  • Adolescent care
  • Asthma care
  • Vision and hearing screening
  • Childhood immunization
  • Annual physicals
  • School and sport physicals

We look forward to being your trusted provider of choice for your entire family.

Call our office at (772) 398-7936 to schedule an appointment with our pediatrician.