Dr. Michael Mercado
Dr. Michael Mercado is a highly skilled Winter Garden medical doctor dedicated to providing gentle and effective care to patients of all medical backgrounds. A 1984 graduate of the State University of New York at Buffalo Medical School, Dr. Michael Mercado achieved his DDS in a field that he is passionate about. He believes that excellent health begins with education and prevention and has made it his mission to enlighten patients to ways they can take greater control over their own medical health. Dr. Michael Mercado is committed to continuing education and remaining aware of the latest advancements in medical health.
Francisco Gonzalez, Physician’s Assistant
Francisco Gonzalez graduated from Cartagena Medical School as a doctor of medicine and surgery. He completed a fellowship in Metabolic and Nutritional medicine, has a certification in Advanced Endocrinology and is Board Certified in Anti-Aging in the United States. He completes the SPEX test and ECFMG certification from the Education Commission of Foreign Medicine, He has worked for more than 18 years in the United States. He is a member of the ADA, AMA and AADE.
Lillian Cartagena Mercado, Patient Advocate
Lillian Cartagena Mercado obtained her Master’s Degree in Health Advocacy from Sarah Lawrence College in Bronxville, NY. She was a Patient Advocate in Mt. Sinai Hospital in NYC and then at Health Central Hospital in Ocoee. After 24 years she retired from hospital based patient advocacy to work as a wellness advocate/coach. She is a certified Take Shape for Life coach and a 2014 graduate of the Mannatech Flight Team.