Providers

Island Coast Pediatrics

 

Darrell Troast, D.O.

Darrell Troast

Dr. Troast had been practicing pediatrics in Lee County since 1987, when he moved here with his family from New Jersey. His wife, Nancy, is an adult physician. They have five wonderful daughters. Dr. Troast is a softball coach and he enjoys reading, golf and working in his yard.

Education

  • Pequannock Township High School, Pompton Plains, NJ
  • 1974
  • Washington and Jefferson College, Washington, PA
  • 1978
  • B.A. Chemistry
  • University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
  • 1984
  • D.O.
  • Kennedy Memorial Hospital – University Medical Center, Stratford, NJ
  • 1984-1985
  • Internship
  • Kennedy Memorial Hospital – University Medical Center, Stratford, NJ
  • 1985-1987
  • Pediatric Residency

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics
  • 1990-present
  • Southwest Florida Health Centers, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1987-1990 – Pediatrician
  • Memorial Hospital of Burlington County, Mount Holly, NJ
  • 1986-1987 – Pediatric House Office

Boards

  • Gulf Coast Hospital, Board of Trustees
  • 1994-present
  • Lee PHO President
  • 1998-2001
  • American College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • 1991

Licensure, certifications

  • State of Florida

Professional organizations

  • American Osteopathic Association
  • American College of Osteopathic Pediatrician
  • Florida Osteopathic Medical Association

Hobbies

  • Music, sports and computer
 

Marty McKenna, M.D.

Marty McKenna

Dr. McKenna moved to Fort Myers from Virginia in 1994. He and his wife Ginny have five children, four sons and a daughter. His undergraduate degree is in Psychology, which explains why he is such a good listener. Someday, he hopes to write a book on English Grammar.

Education

  • University of Virginia, College of Arts and Sciences
  • B.A. in Psychology/Graduated with high Distinction
  • University of Virginia, School of Medicine
  • M.D. – May 1991
  • Donegan Scholarship 1989
  • Medical Student Aid Scholarship 1990
  • Society of the Cincinnati Award 1990/1991
  • University of Virginia, Department of Pediatrics/Health Science Center
  • 1991 – 1994; Residency
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Residency Award 1993

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1994 – present

Boards

  • American Board of Pediatrics 1994
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Licensure

  • State of Florida 1992
 

Jose Padilla-Lopez, M.D.

Jose Padilla-Lopez

Dr. Padilla came to us from Puerto Rico, where he was director of a community health center in a rural area while working with the National Health Service Corps. He was also a Lt. Commander in the U. S. Navy Reserves. He is fluent in both English and Spanish. He moved to Fort Myers in 1991 and joined Island Coast Pediatrics in 1995. He and his wife Solangel have one son. He is an avid birder.

Education

  • University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez Campus, Mayagues, P.R.
  • B.S. in Biology Graduated Magna Cum Laude
  • Member Association of Biology Students
  • Candidate Member B.B.B. Honor Society
  • University of Puerto Rico, School of Medicine
  • 1980-1984
  • M.D.
  • Student Member, American Medical Association
  • Student Member, American Academy of Family Physicians
  • University of Puerto Rico, Pediatric Hospital
  • 1984-1987
  • Completed straight internship and residency

Military experience

  • United States Naval Reserve
  • 1989-1991 Currently Inactive Ready Reserve
  • General Medical Officer, rank Lieutenant Commander
  • Held position of Mobilization officer, Fleet Hospital 500 unit 14 Detachment L

Employment

  • Grupo Pediatricio de la Montana
  • 1987-1989 (part-time)
  • Corporacion de Salud de la Montana
  • 1987-1991
  • Appointed Medical Director August 1989
  • Family Health Centers of South West Florida, Inc.
  • 1991-1995
  • Appointed Lead Pediatrician in 1991, duties included administrative & supervision of Pediatric Department personnel.
  • Member of Formulary Committee
  • Island Coast Pediatrics
  • 1995-Present
 

Thomas Seitz, M.D.

Thomas Seitz

Dr. Seitz is a native Floridian. He grew up in Fort Lauderdale and received his training from the University of Florida. He has been practicing pediatrics in Lee County since 1987. He and his wife Maggie have three sons and a daughter. His hobbies include woodworking, camping, and messing around with computers and electronics. He likes fixing things, including kids!

Education

  • Stranahan High School, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • 1976
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • 1976-1981 – College
  • B.S. High Honors in Biochemistry and Biomaterials
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • 1980-1984 - Medical
  • University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • 1984-1987– Pediatrics Residency

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1996 – present
  • The Children’s Centre, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1987-1996

Boards

  • Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners 1985
  • Diplomat, American Board of pediatrics 1988
  • Re-certification, American Board of Pediatrics 1995
  • Re-certification, American Board of Pediatrics 2002

Licensure

  • State of Florida 1992

Professional Activities/Societies

  • Child Protection Team – Team Physician 1987
  • Child Protection Team – Medical Director 1988 - 1992
  • Board Member of IMPACT for Developmental Education 1991 - 1994
  • School Health Advisory Committee 1998 - 2005
  • American Academy of Pediatrics 1984 - 2005
  • Florida Medical Association 1987 - 2005
  • Lee County Medical Society 1987 - 2005
 

Wilfred Lee, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Wilfred Lee

Dr. Lee is a native of the Philippines. He completed his Pediatric Residency at the University of Florida Health Science Center in Jacksonville, and spent several years in practice in West Palm Beach. He joined Island Coast Pediatrics in the Summer 2002. He and his wife Marcia, who is also a pediatrician with our group, have three children. He is a gourmet cook, a computer wizard and THE WEBMASTER.

Education

  • University of the Philippines
  • 1981-1986
  • B.S. CUM LAUDE in Public Health
  • Recipient, University President’s Pin for Academic Excellence
  • University of the Philippines, College of Medicine
  • 1986-1991
  • M.D.
  • University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital
  • 1990-1991
  • Rotating Internship
  • Columbus-Cabrini Medical Center, Chicago, IL
  • 1992-1993
  • Pediatric Internship
  • University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL
  • 1993-1996
  • Pediatric Residency
  • Recognized as OUTSTANDING SECOND YEAR RESIDENT IN CONTINUITY CARE CLINIC
  • Recognized as OUTSTANDING STUDENT TEACHER 1995-1996

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics
  • 2002 – present
  • Children’s Healthcare Associates, P.A.
  • 1996 - 2002

Certification / License

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics 1996
  • Florida Board of Medicine License 1996

Licensure

  • State of Florida 1992

Membership

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow

Languages

  • English
 

Teresa Stevens, M.D.

Teresa Stevens

Dr. Stevens returned home to Fort Myers after training at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Albany Medical College in New York and at Children's Hospital in Washington DC. She spent seven years in a clinical teaching position at George Washington University. Her husband Douglas is an ENT and Facial Plastic surgeon. They have three wonderful daughters, and enjoy boating and traveling.

Education

  • Bishop Verot High School, Ft. Myers, FL
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
  • Six Year BS/MD Research Program 1980-1984 B.S. Biology
  • Albany Medical College of Union University, Albany, NY
  • 1982-1986 M.D.
  • Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC
  • 1986-1989 Pediatric Internship and Residency

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1998-present Pediatrician
  • Lake Forest Pediatric Associates, Lake Forest, IL
  • 1995-1997 Pediatrician
  • George Washington University Hospital Washington, DC
  • Department of Health Care Sciences, Division of Pediatrics
  • 1989-1995 Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
  • Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC
  • Inpatient Attending, Department of Pediatric Medicine

Boards

  • American Board of Medical Examiners 1987
  • American Board of Pediatrics 1990- present
  • Recertification in 1997, 2004

Licensure/certifications

  • State of Florida since 1995

Professional Organizations

  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Florida Medical Association
  • Member, Florida Chapter American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Lee County Medical Society
  • School Board, Diocese of Venice 2002-2008
  • Girls Scouts of Gulfcoast Florida, Troop Leader, 1997-2003
 

Marcia Antigua-Lee, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Marcia Antigua-Lee

Dr. Antigua-Lee joined Island Coast Pediatrics with her husband Willy in 2002. She is a full time mom and a part time pediatrician. The Dr.’s Lee met in medical school, and married during their residency in Jacksonville, where she stayed an additional year as Chief Resident. In her spare time she enjoys movies, reading, dining out and her husband’s wonderful cooking.

Education

  • University of the Philippines
  • 1982-1986
  • B.S. CUM LAUDE in Biology
  • Recipient, University President’s Pin for Academic Excellence
  • Member, International Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi and Phi Sigma Biological Honor Society
  • University of the Philippines, College of Medicine
  • 1986-1991
  • M.D.
  • University of the Philippines – Philippine General Hospital
  • 1990-1991
  • Rotating Internship
  • University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL
  • 1992-1995
  • Pediatric Residency (PL-1 to PL-3)
  • University of Florida Health Science Center, Jacksonville, FL
  • 1995-1996
  • Chief Resident – Department of Pediatrics

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics
  • 2002 – present
  • General Pediatrics
  • Children’s Healthcare Associates, P.A.
  • 1996-2002
  • General Pediatrics

Certification/License

  • Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics 1995
  • Florida Board of Medicine License 1995
  • ECFMG Certification 1992

Licensure

  • State of Florida 1992

Membership

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow

Languages

  • English
  • Tagalog
 

Nicole Bruno, D.O.

Nicole Bruno

Dr. Nicole Michele Bruno is a native from Long Island, New York. She completed her residency at State University of New York at Stony Brook. Before joining Island Coast Pediatrics, she practiced in Cooperstown, NY. She and her husband are proud parents of two children. In her spare time she enjoys the sunshine, going to the beach, hiking, and boating with her family.

Education

  • State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • May 2003
  • B.S. in Biology
  • New York College of Osteopathic Medicine of N.Y. Institute of Technology
  • September 2007
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
  • State University of New York at Stony Brook
  • 2007-2010
  • Pediatric Residency

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics
  • 2015 – Present
  • Bassett Medical Center, Cooperstown NY
  • 2010-2015

Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics 2011

Licensure

  • State of Florida 2015
  • New York State 2010

Membership

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American Osteopathic Association

Languages

  • English
 

Vince Munizza, PA-C

Vince Munizza

A New Jersey native, Vince trained at the City University of New York and has a Master's Degree from the University Of Hartford in Connecticut where he obtained his post graduate residency training in Pediatrics at Mount Sinai Hospital. He worked with the Mount Sinai Hospital Children's Heart Center in New York City before joining Island Coast Pediatrics in 1991. He and his wife Lisa have three daughters, Emily, Olivia and Claire. He enjoys running and has completed several marathons and half marathons. Vince enjoys working with our families guiding them through this special time of their lives and hopes that his time with you is informative, making sure that you go away with a better understanding of your child's health and development. He has seen many of his previous patients become parents and sees it as a privilege to care for their children as well.

Education

  • University of Hartford, Hartford, CT
  • School of Education and Allied Services and Mount
  • Sinai Hospital Pediatrics
  • 1985
  • M.S.
  • Mount Sinai Hospital
  • 1984-1985
  • Post-Graduate Residency Program - Pediatrics
  • Harlem Hospital Medical Center, New York, NY
  • 1983-1984
  • Physician Assistant Training
  • Medicine, Pediatrics, Surgery, OB/GYN, Emergency
  • Medicine, Primary Care and Psychiatry
  • City College of New York, New York, NY
  • School of Biomedical Education/Harlem Hospital Medical Center
  • 1984
  • BS Physician Assistant
  • Bodimetric Profiles Inc., Clifton, NJ
  • 1984
  • Medical Assistant
  • Fairleigh Dickinson University, Madison, NJ
  • 1982
  • BS Biology
  • Riverside Hospital, Boonton, NJ
  • 1980-1982
  • Admissions Clerk, Pharmacy Technician and Physical
  • Therapy Aide

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1991 to present
  • Physician Assistant
  • Family Health Center of Southwest Florida, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1988 – 1991
  • Family Practice/pediatrics – Outpatient Clinic
  • Children’s Heart Center, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY
  • 1986-1988
  • House officer for Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit
  • Pedicorp P.C., Mount Sinai Hospital, Hartford, CT
  • 1984-1986
  • Pediatric Physician Assistant
  • NICU Level II, In-Patient Pediatrics, Pediatric
  • Emergency Room
  • Saundra Shepherd, M.D., New York, NY
  • 1984
  • Physician Assistant training in Private Pediatric Practice

Certification

  • National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
  • 1985

Licensure

  • State of Florida

Affiliations

  • American Association of Physician Assistants
  • New York State Society of Physician Assistants
  • New Jersey State Society of Physician Assistants
  • American Running and Fitness Association
  • Florida Association of Physician Assistants
 

Terrry Warren, PAC

Terrry  Warren

Terry is a native Floridian who completed the Physicians Assistant program at the University of Florida. She joined Island Coast Pediatrics in 1997. She lives in Naples and works mainly in our Bonita Office. She and her husband, Robert, have two sons. Terry enjoys sports, watching her kids race Go-Karts and photography

Education

  • University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
  • 1994-1996
  • Physician Assistant Program
  • BS in Medicine, April 1996
  • Edison Community College, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1990-1994
  • Associates in Arts, April 1994
  • Orlando Vocational Technical School, Orlando, FL
  • 1982-1988
  • Certificate in Practical Nursing, 1983
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital School of Nursing, Utica, NY
  • 1977
  • RN

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1997-prresent
  • Physician Assistant
  • Laurel Oak Medical Associates, Cape Coral, FL
  • 1996-1997
  • Physician Assistant
  • Laurel Oak Medical Center
  • 1987-1994
  • Office Manager and Licensed Practical Nurse
  • LaPetite Academy, Ft. Myers, FL
  • 1986-1987
  • Licensed Practical Nurse & Care Giver
  • Cape Coral Nursing Pavilion, Cape Coral, FL
  • 1984-1986
  • Licensed Practical Nurse

Certification

  • National Commission of Physician Assistants 1999
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Basic Life Support/American Heart Association

Licensure

  • State of Florida PA3282

Affiliations

  • American Academy of Physicians Assistants
  • 1996- present
  • Florida Academy of Physician Assistants 1995- present
 

Betty Scanlon, ARNP

Betty Scanlon

Betty is a native of New York, and received her BSN from the State University of New York at Utica/Rome. She joined the Air Force in 1983 and was stationed in Florida, New York, Nevada, Arizona, Okinawa and Germany. Retiring from the military in 1999, she continues her career caring for children at Island Coast Pediatrics. In her spare time she enjoys and teaches Tai Chi.

Education

  • Michigan State University
  • 1994, Community Service
  • Sheppard AFB PNP Diploma Program
  • 1991 - PNP
  • Suny College of Technology, Rome, NY
  • 1977 - BSN
  • St. Elizabeth Hospital School of Nursing, Utica, NY
  • 1977 - RN
  • Battlefield Nursing
  • 1992
  • Flight School
  • 1989

Employment

  • Island Coast Pediatrics
  • Oct 1999-present
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Ft. Myers
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Luke AFB, AZ
  • Nov. 1998-July 1999
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Tyndall AFB, FL
  • Dec. 1995-Nov. 1998
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Kadena AFB, Okinawa
  • Jan 1995-Dec 1995
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Nellis AFB, NV
  • April 1991-Jan 1993
  • Nursing QA Coordinator, Staff Development Officer,Staff Nurse, Plattsburgh AFB, NY
  • Nov 1988-Oct 1990
  • Staff Nurse, Wiesbaden Medical Center, GE
  • Oct 1986-Oct 1988
  • Nurse Manager, Health Promotion Coordinator, Staff Nurse, MacDill AFB, FL
  • July 1983 – Oct 1986
  • Staff Nurse, Arden Hill Hospital, Goshen, NY
  • Oct 1979-June 1983
  • Staff Nurse, Herkimer Memorial Hospital, Herkimer, NY
  • June 1977-October 1979

Boards

  • National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners & Nurses
  • Licensure
  • State of Florida ARNP

Affiliations

  • National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates
  • Uniformed Nurse Practitioner Association
  • Sigma Theta Tau
  • Phi Kappa Phi
  • Air Force Association

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