A patient left a message of gratitude for Dr. Kyra Munzenmaier,
Psychiatry, Highlands, in regards to her guidance and help in getting the care
In a voicemail received by the Patient Advocate, Pamela Sparkman
and her care team, Dermatology, BVB, received praise from a patient for
providing an excellent and thorough appointment.
In another message to Patient Advocate, a patient left
compliments for Dr. Shalini Mulaparthi, Oncology- Hematology, Cancer &
Research Center (CRC), proclaiming in her opinion that she was the “Jewel of
Ambrosia Bass, Laboratory, South, received praise for her work
with one patient, saying she did a really good job in their recent visit to the
Those who work at the Cancer & Research Center received a
handwritten letter from a patient, saying how impressed they were with the
team. “Everyone that helped me was fantastic, friendly, and
In a different handwritten letter, a patient expressed gratitude
to Alberto Villalobos and Cristan Rios, CT Scan, Main, and Emily Dernulc,
Reception, Plant City, for their kindness during a recent visit.
Dr. Elisabeth Dupont, Breast Surgery, Women’s Center Suite B, received a
holiday card where a former patient recounts their first appointment and how
hopeful she made her feel, and after many visits left her feeling “forever grateful for excellent surgery.”
Dr. Prashant Desai and Cody Powell, PA, Orthopaedics, Highlands,
along with care team members Tabitha Mulford and Crystal Melchiorri, received a
shoutout from a patient giving them high praise for their care during this
patients total knee replacement. From start to finish, this patient describes
their care as “outstanding” and is forever
grateful for this team.
The same patient would like to send recognition to Reah
Smallwood, PTSM, Highlands, for always encouraging them during their visits.
Even when they felt like they couldn’t continue, Reah was there to push them along and made
all the difference in this patient’s knee replacement recovery.
In a message over MyChart, one patient lauded Dr. Geetha
Krishnan, Internal Medicine, Main, and care team members Samantha Ramirez and
Christa Jennings, for another great follow up appointment. “They
represent what medical care should be.”
After a recent visit to Dr. Dominic DiPierro, Podiatry,
Highlands, one patient expressed appreciation for a quick and easy appointment,
thanking him for being awesome and making them feel comfortable the whole time.
In a Google review, one patient praised Dr. Pranay Patel,
ENT/Facial Plastic Surgery, BVB, for being an excellent surgeon, having an
exceptional bedside manner, and being overall compassionate.
Urgent Care Main received a shoutout in a Google review for the
care team and doctors, the patient saying they are always helpful and kind.
Dermatology at Sun City Center received a Google review in which
they were commended for being kind, friendly, and having a helpful staff.
In a Google review, Dr. Jalen Banks, Chiropractic Medicine,
Center for Specialized Rehabilitation (CRM), received praise for being patient,
kind, listening very well, and taking the time to explain things to patients in
A patient left a Google review for Ryan Payne PA, ENT, BVB,
applauding him for being up to date with the latest practices and for always
being kind, knowledgeable, and on time.
Dr. John Dilullo, Neurology, Main, and care team received a
Google review for their detailed care and treatment of a patient’s migraines, continuing on to say
the team is always easily accessible through MyChart and responds in a timely
A patient left a Google review for Urgent Care South in
appreciation of them being a kind and caring team as well as having a
well-managed wait during the Christmas weekend.
In a Google review, a patient expressed gratitude for Dr. Jalen
Banks, Chiropractic Medicine, CRM, as he was able to treat their extremely
painful sciatica and have them walking out of appointments pain free.
Watson Clinic Center for Rehabilitation team received a Google
review from a patient, calling them very attentive and knowledgeable. “A great place for physical therapy.”
Before Christmas, a patient brought their parent in for care from
Dr. James Hardigan, Family Medicine, Main. Despite a booked and busy schedule,
the care team was able to see him the same day and offer care that both were
very grateful to receive. “The kind of patient care the
industry doesn’t see often,” they remarked.
From the same visit, the patient left another compliment for Jose
Rodriguez, Clinical Services, for going above and beyond in his compassion for
making sure both were well taken care of and even taking a moment to keep them
company. “This treatment and extra care has deeply touched my
A Patient Advocate heard high praise from a patient after a
recent visit to South’s Ultrasound and Echo departments. They were seen by
Natasha McVay, Ultrasound, and the patient noted how efficient she was during
the visit and that it was the best visit they ever had.
To Dr. Luke Miller and care team, Dermatology, Highlands, one
patient wanted to draw attention to how outstanding they all were. Robin Harmon
is notable from this particular visit for being kind, caring, and thorough in
follow-up visits. Overall, this patient is thankful to have such a wonderful
In a handwritten letter to Julian Rios, Urgent Care Main, one
couple wanted to express heartfelt gratitude for his efforts during their
latest visit. They remarked how well he shined in the clinical environment and
how lucky any patient would be to be seen by him.