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Our Clinical Staff
Vivian M. Caro, PA-C
Vivian M. Caro, PA-C, is a certified physician assistant at Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children. She specializes in treating pediatric orthopedic patients. She is also a registered dietitian.
She earned both her MS and BS degrees in dietetics and nutrition from Florida International University, Miami. She also completed a master of health science in physician assistant studies at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. Caro is fluent in Spanish.
Meaghan E. Hofstaedter, PA-C
Meaghan E. Hofstaedter, PA-C, ATC, is a certified physician assistant at Arnold Palmer Hospital where she assists attending physicians in the diagnosis and treatment of pediatric orthopedic conditions.
She holds a MS degree in physician assistant studies from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Studies, and a BS degree in sports medicine and athletic training from Central Michigan University. Hofstaedter is also a certified athletic trainer.
Mellisa Powell, RN
Mellisa Powell, RN, works as a patient care coordinator with the Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children Center for Orthopedics. She specializes in caring for orthopedic surgery patients and trauma patients.
Powell earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Jacksonville University, Florida and is currently attending a graduate program at South University to become an advanced registered nurse practitioner.
- Juan Benevides, CMA
- Guillermo Frank Flores, CMA
- Annette Harper, CMA
- Jessenia Urquijo Lopez, CMA
- Maria Marrero, CMA
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