Pediatricians in Orlando, FL
Top Pediatricians are nearby greater Orlando, Melborne, Jacksonville and Port St Lucie areas to treat your child’s injury or illness after hours late night, every night on a walk-in basis at Night Lite Pediatrics Urgent Care Centers.
Our leadership team is comprised of notable physicians in pediatric urgent care and pediatric critical care medicine who are also well recognized in Central Florida medical community. With extensive clinical and business knowledge of the field, driven by a passion for excellent patient care, they provide Night Lite Pediatrics Urgent Care with a solid foundation for continual evolution and innovation.
Orlando (Oak Ridge)
Dr. Ayodeji Otegbeye
Dr. Ayodeji Otegbeye, better known as “Dr. O” is the President and Founder of Central Florida Pediatrics Intensive Care Specialists and Night Lite Pediatrics Urgent Care. Dr. O is the Medical Director of Children’s Medical Services in the Central Florida Region (Orange, Seminole, Osceola and Brevard Counties) and the Medical Director of Leesburg Regional Hospital Pediatric Hospitalist Program.
Dr. Otegbeye completed his residency and fellowship at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. He is board certified in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Pediatric Critical Care.
He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, member of the American College of Physicians and Society for Critical Care Medicine. He specializes in pediatric critical care with special skills and interest in pulmonary medicine.
He is the President Globalmed Consulting Group and a director and partner Health Care Diagnostics and Medical Services which are groups involved in health care delivery to developing countries especially Africa. He is passionate about the care of children with special needs and medical mission trips to developing nations.
Dr. Vivek Desai
Dr. Vivek Desai was the past Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Florida Children’s Hospital for 2015-2016. He is a regional medical director of medical foster care program at CMS. He completed his residency at Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and his pediatric critical care fellowship at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois.
Dr. Oludapo Soremi
Dr. Oludapo Soremi completed his residency and chief residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York City, New York and completed his pediatric critical care fellowship at Shand’s Hospital in Gainsville, Florida. He is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care.
Dr. Reiner is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore Maryland, and received his medical degree from Temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He completed his Pediatric Residency training at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC.
Dr. Pittman earned his Doctor of Medicine degree in 1986 as a member of the first graduating class of Mercer University School of Medicine in Macon, Georgia. He completed a combined internship and residency at the now Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida. He has also served for 5 years as past chairman of the department of pediatrics at Central Florida Regional Hospital.
East Orlando – (Lake Underhill)
Dr. Christine Pham
Dr. Christine Pham is an Orlando native who completed undergraduate degrees at both the University of Florida and the University of Central Florida before going to the University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky for medical school. She then returned to the state, completing her Pediatric residency at Sacred Heart Hospital in Pensacola, Florida. She is thrilled to be back in her hometown and working as a Board Certified Pediatrician at Night Lite Pediatrics.
Dr. Marjorie Nwosu completed her pediatric residency at Sparrow Hospital and Michigan State University in Lansing Michigan. She obtained a Master’s in Public Health from San Diego State University and is licensed to practice medicine in Michigan, Illinois and Florida.
Kissimmee “The Loop”
Dr. Armando Garcia
Dr. Garcia obtained his B.S. degree from Boston College and graduated from medical school from the Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena, in the Dominican Republic. He completed his residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital, in New York, and since then has been practicing in Orlando.
Jennifer Nicosia, PA-C
Jennifer Nicosia received her Master’s in medical science from Nova Southeastern University. Nicosia studied Health Science in Boston, Massachusetts at Northeastern University. Nicosia worked has a clinical care technician in the surgical care unit.
Dr. Sigman received his medical degree from the Medical College of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, PA. He went on complete his pediatric residency at St Christopher’s Hospital for Children in Philadelphia.
Dr. Sussi Vivar
Dr. Sussi Vivar attended the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and received her Medical Diploma in 2013. She completed her residency at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine-Pediatric Program in 2016. Since completing residency Dr. Vivar has been gaining experience at Nicklaus Children’s hospital & urgent care centers in Miami, FL.
Dr. Adam Ruskowski attended Ohio University and earned his B.S. in Biological Sciences with a minor in Chemistry in 2006. He then went on to attend Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Bradenton, FL.
Dr. Graciela Martinez attended the University Of Miami School Of Medicine. Dr. Martinez completed her fellowship at Howard University Hospital in Washington D.C. Dr. Martinez has been with NLP since 2005.
Orlando (Doctor Phillips)
Dr. Kaashmiri completed his fellowship at the University Of Connecticut Health Center in Farming, Connecticut. Dr. Kaashmiri completed his pediatric residency at the University Hospital Stony Brook, New York.
Dr. Shroff attended medical school in Bombay, India and received his doctoral degree from Bombay University in 1980. He completed his residency in pediatrics, in Jersey City Medical Center N.J. in 1990 and worked as a pediatrician with Milford Pediatric-which is a part of Southboro Medical Group in Milford M.A. for 27 years.
Dr. Baldwin brings with her over 25+ years of experience in pediatrics and recently worked as a Medical Director for a group of pediatric urgent care clinics in South Florida. She speaks multiple languages, including French and ASL.
Stefoni Stratton PA-C
Sherin Mubarak attended the University of Central Florida where she earned her undergraduate degree in microbiology. Immediately after graduating, she attended NOVA Southeastern and received her Masters of Science in the Physician Assistant program.
Dr. Maria Garcia
Dr. Maria Garcia attended the University of Medical Sciences of Habana in Cuba. Dr. Garcia completed her pediatric residency at the San Juan City Hospital in Puerto Rico.
Dr. Tosi graduated from Southern Illinois University School of Medicine in 2003, and completed his pediatric residency at Lutheran General Children’s Hospital in 2006. He then went on to complete two pediatric subspecialty fellowships in Los Angeles. His first fellowship was in pediatric critical care at Mattel Children’s Hospital at UCLA and his second was in pediatric cardiac critical care at The Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. He returned to the Midwest after completing these fellowships and became a staff pediatric cardiac intensivist at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis Indiana. After four years in this position and serving as the pediatric cardiac population director of morbidity and mortality, he decided to transition into the field of pediatric urgent care medicine and happily returned to a location with palm trees. He thoroughly enjoys working in the pediatric urgent care medicine field where he finds that his previous skills and experience are very helpful. Dr. Tosi is eager to engage with children of all ages in a happy fun filled environment.
Port St Lucie
Dr. Savage – Medical Director
Don Donald R. Savage, Jr, M.D. is a graduate of The Ohio State Medical School. He trained in Pediatrics at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio, where he was named Pediatric Resident of the Year.
Russell Shipman is a board-certified pediatrician who has a bachelor’s of science degree from the University of California at Irvine. He went to medical school at the University of New England College of osteopathic medicine in Maine and completed his pediatrics residency at the Children’s Hospital of Orange County in California
Jacksonville (Beach Blvd)
Dr. Nicole Rodrigeuz
Dr. Nicole Rodriguez completed her biology major in University of Massachusetts, Boston where she also completed a minor in Biotechnology and Biomedical Sciences. She received her medical doctor degree from Universidad de Guadalajara in Mexico and completed a pre-internship program of clinical rotations in Mount Vernon Hospital, in New York through New York Medical College. She completed her pediatrics residency at Hospital Episcopal San Lucas in Puerto Rico where she was named Resident of the Year and the Pediatric Chief Resident. She worked in the pediatric emergency department setting for two years before moving to Jacksonville to start working in urgent care. Dr. Rodriguez is very passionate about her work and really enjoys taking care of children.
Caitlyn Moore, PA-C
Caitlyn attended Clemson University for undergraduate studies and majored in Biological Sciences with a Psychology minor. She then moved to Orlando to attend PA school at Nova Southeastern University. Upon graduation in 2014, Caitlyn began working for Night Lite Pediatrics. She is a Jacksonville native and in such, is thrilled to be working for Night Lite in her hometown. Outside of work Caitlyn enjoys being at the beach and spending time with her husband & daughter.
Jacksonville (San Jose)
Leesburg Regional Medical Center
Central Florida Pediatrics Intensive Care Specialists (CFPICS)
Dr. Ayodeji Otegbeye
Dr. Ayodeji Otegbeye, better known as “Dr. O” is a consultant for the Neonatal Pediatric Follow-up at Children’s Medical Services and the Medical Director for Children’s Medical Services in the Central Florida Region (Orange, Seminole, Osceola and Brevard counties). He is the Medical Director for Leesburg Regional Hospital’s pediatric hospitalist program and specializes in pediatric critical care with special skills and interest in pulmonary medicine. Dr. Otegbeye completed his residency and fellowship at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois and is board certified in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine and Pediatric Critical Care. Hehas been recognized in Orlando Magazine as one of Central Florida’s “Best” Pediatric Physicians. Dr. Otegbeye is passionate about the care of children with special needs and makesregular medical mission trips to developing nations.
Dr. Vivek Desai
Dr. Vivek Desai is the vice chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Florida Children’s Hospital. He is a regional medical director of the medical foster care program at Children’s Medical Services. He completed his residency at Mercy Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and his pediatric critical care fellowship at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Dr. Desai is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care and was recently recognized in Orlando magazine as one of Central Florida’s “Best Pediatric Physicians”.
Dr. Oludapo Soremi
Dr. Oludapo Soremi completed his residency and chief residency at Metropolitan Hospital Center in New York City, New York and completed his pediatric critical care fellowship at Shand’s Hospital in Gainesville, Florida. He is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Critical Care.
Dr. Ivy Muhar
Dr. Ivy Muhar attended the University of Miami where she earned her Doctor in Medicine in 1992. Dr. Muhar then went on to complete her residency at the University of South Florida. Dr. Muhar is now a hospitalist at Leesburg Regional Medical Center for Central Florida Intensive Care Specialists.