Juliet Vento, M.D., Joins Baptist Health Medical Group
MIAMI, FL – September 19, 2016 – Primary care physician Juliet Vento, M.D., has joined Baptist Health Medical Group, an organization of more than 180 physicians, as part of the Baptist Health Primary Care team. She will be seeing patients out of the Kendall Town & Country office, located at 11535 SW 88 Street. Dr. Vento specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of primary care issues, including the management of chronic diseases such as and diabetes and hypertension.
Dr. Vento earned an undergraduate degree in biomedical engineering from Florida International University in Miami, before receiving her medical degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago School of Medicine. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, where she received the Intern of the Year award in 2014. Before attending medical school, she worked as a research technologist at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, developing and carrying out experimental protocols in lipid metabolism and insulin resistance animal studies.
“Dr. Vento is familiar with South Florida and the healthcare needs of our patients,” said Bernie Fernandez Jr., M.D., CEO of Baptist Health Medical Group. “She is a great addition to our primary care team.”
About Baptist Health Medical Group
Baptist Health Medical Group, a network of primary care doctors and specialists who provide high-quality medical care to patients of all ages, is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest healthcare organization in the region, with seven hospitals (Baptist Hospital, Baptist Children’s Hospital, Doctors Hospital, Homestead Hospital, Mariners Hospital, South Miami Hospital and West Kendall Baptist Hospital), nearly 50 outpatient and urgent care facilities, Baptist Health Quality Network and internationally renowned centers of excellence. The not-for-profit, faith-based Baptist Health has approximately 16,000 employees and 2,300 affiliated physicians. Baptist Health South Florida has been recognized as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net and connect with us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram @BaptistHealthSF.
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