Kathleen Filiaggi, M.D., joins Baptist Health as Internist and Hospitalist
MARATHON, FL – March 21, 2023 – Kathleen Filiaggi, M.D., joins Baptist Health as a medical doctor, specializing in internal medicine.
“We are pleased Dr. Filiaggi has joined Baptist Health to provide inpatient care,” said Bernie Fernandez, M.D., chief executive officer of Baptist Health Medical Group. “Her extensive experience as a primary care and internal medicine physician — combined with her excellent bedside manner — make her an asset to our area communities and organization.”
Dr. Filiaggi joins Baptist Health after working as a hospitalist at Premier Medical Associates in Monroeville, Pennsylvania. With more than 17 years of experience as a hospitalist, she is a fellow of the American College of Physicians.
Dr. Filiaggi entered medicine to help patients as a pure clinician. “I’m most passionate about providing care to patients and observing the positive effects the care provides to patients and their families,” she says.
After earning her medical degree from St. George’s University, she completed her internal medicine residency at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh.
She will see Baptist Health primary care patients at 5701 Overseas Highway, Suite 17, and 91550 Overseas Highway, Suite 215, in Tavernier, and at Fishermen’s Community Hospital located at 3301 Overseas Highway in Marathon.
About Baptist Health
Baptist Health South Florida is the largest healthcare organization in the region, with 12 hospitals, more than 25,000 employees, 4,000 physicians and 100 outpatient centers, urgent care facilities and physician practices spanning across Miami-Dade, Monroe, Broward and Palm Beach counties. Baptist Health has internationally renowned centers of excellence in cancer, cardiovascular care, orthopedics and sports medicine, and neurosciences. In addition, it includes Baptist Health Medical Group; Baptist Health Quality Network; and Baptist Health Care On Demand, a virtual health platform. A not-for-profit organization supported by philanthropy and committed to its faith-based charitable mission of medical excellence,Baptist Health has been recognized by Fortune as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in America and by Ethisphere as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies. For more information, visit BaptistHealth.net/Newsroom and connect with us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.
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