ISABEL FERREIRA, MD.
Dr. Isabel Ferreira was born in the city of Santiago, Dominican Republic, where she studied primary and secondary school at the Sacred Heart School of Jesus. Following that she moved to the city of Santo Domingo to realize her career in medicine at the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (UASD). There she obtained her doctorate in medicine in 1980. Dr. Ferreira was employed by the Department of Physiology of the School of Medicine, and was one of the youngest instructors in the Faculty of Medicine. In addition to this Dr. Ferreira also dedicated her time rendering services in the rural zone of the country. Dr. Ferreira relocated to Puerto Rico, where she completed her training in pediatrics at the Cagua Regional Hospital.
After completing her training she continued her work as a pediatrician in the city of Boston, Massachusetts. Eventually Dr. Ferreira moved to Miami, Florida in the late 80’s where she established several practices, mainly in the area of Kendall. During those years, Dr. Ferreira was a member of the staff at the Miami Children Hospital, Jackson South Hospital, Baptist Hospital, South Miami Hospital and Kendall Regional Hospital. Dr. Ferreira’s passion and drive has always been her love and dedication to children and adolescents, which was her inspiration to set down this career path. She has devoted her life to her career and is now a proud member of the medical team at SOMA MEDICAL CENTER, PA #4 in West Palm Beach, Florida.
MARINA OPORTA, ARNP, DNP, NP-C
Oporta nació en Nicaragua pero creció en USA. En el 2005 obtuvo su grado de Bachiller en "Florida State University" en Tallahassee, en Ciencias de la Enfermería y un "Minor" en Desarrollo y Psicología del Niño. Se graduó con un Master Ciencias de la Enfermería, "Family Nurse Practicioner" en el 2009 en la Universidad de Miami.
Antes de unirse al Grupo Soma Medical Center, P.A. DBA, Juan Batista M.D. P.A. trabajó en St. Mary's Medical Center, West Palm Beach, Florida como Enfermera Registrada en La Sala de Emergencias Pediátrica. Oporta es miembro de La "American Academy of Nurse Practitioner" y es Certificada.