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Frequently Asked Questions
Frequently Asked Questions


Osteoporosis Screening

Procedure Description:
An x-ray of the forearm to help determine the risk of developing osteoporosis.

What To Expect:
This procedure is fairly simple and is pain-free. It is a radiological procedure requiring approximately 5 to 10 minutes of your time. You will be sitting down during the whole procedure.

Postprocedure:
In case this test is abnormal, there are different alternative for treatment. Your physician will be more than happy to discuss it with you in your next visit.

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Staff


MEDICAL PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATES:
Pedro Ruiz, MD
Jose Acuna, MD
Harpreet Patheja, MD
Mary Landsberger, ARNP-C

BARTOW STAFF:
Sandra-Front officce Assistant
Linda-Medical Assistant
Letty-Medical Assistant
Patti-Medical Assistant

LAKELAND STAFF:
Racheal-Office Manager
Celena-Referral Coordinator
Tonya-Billing Coordinator
Elizabeth Diaz-Billing/Referral
Mellissa-Front Office Assistant
Antoinette-Front Office Assistant
Trendalynn-Front officce Assistant
Kenya-Lead Medical Assistant
Dee-Medical Assistant
Susan-Medical Assistant
Sonia-Medical Assistant
Melissa B.-Medical Assistant
Summer-Medical Assistant
Samuel-IT Support

Lakeland Front Office Staff

Left to Right:
Mellissa, Antoinette



Lakeland Office




Mary Landsberger, ARNP-C



Dr. Acuna

Jose Acuna M.D.,
Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
We welcome Dr.Acuna to our practice. He has been with since December 1st 2007.



Dr. Harpreet Patheja

Harpreet Patheja M.D.,
Board Certified in Internal Medicine.
We welcome Dr.Harpreet Patheja to our practice. She has been with us since March 10th 2006.