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Medical Physician

Pompano Beach, FL
June 28, 2019

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(c) 919-***-**** (o) 954-***-**** (f) 954-***-****

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Coral Springs, FL 33071


Beautiful Vision, PLLC, Pembroke Pines, FL, October 2013 -present

Owner, Physician, Oculoplastic, Facial Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery, Private Practice

Aran Eye Associates, Coral Gables FL, April 2014 - January 2018

Independent Contractor, General Ophthalmology

Kingsberg Medical Anti-aging Institute, Fort Lauderdale, FL, June 2012-2016

Hormone Replacement Therapy, Erectile Dysfunction, Weight Loss and Anti-aging Therapies

All-Star Recruiting, Coconut Creek, FL, October 2012- May 2015

Locums -Oculofacial plastic surgery, Trauma Team - Ocala Regional Hospital, Ocala, FL

Tinkbird Healthcare Staffing, July 2012 - present

General Medical Practice and Urgent Care; have consistently worked to see a full range of patients from pediatric to geriatric ages since residency, currently actively working locums primary care since July 2012

Pannu Laser Vision Institute, Fort Lauderdale, FL, January 2012 - July 2012

General Ophthalmology, Oculoplastics and Aesthetics


Broward College, Pembroke Pines, FL, October 2016

Accepted as adjunct faculty in Business Administration Department


Memorial Hospital System, Hollywood, Florida- Staff Physician and On-Call Ophthalmology, May 2012-December 2018

Ocala Regional Hospital, HCA Hospitals- Staff Physician – Trauma Department, October 2012- May 2016


Oculoplastics Surgery Fellowship, Beraja Medical Institute, Coral Gables, Dec 2009-Jan 2012

Residency, Ophthalmology, Howard University Hospital, Washington D.C., July 2006-Aug 2009

Corneal Research Fellowship, Duke University Eye Center, Durham, NC, July 2005-June 2006

Internship, General Surgery, University Hospital, University of Texas Health Science

Center, San Antonio, TX, July 2004-June 2005


MD, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC May, 2004

MBA, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC May, 2002 Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society

BS, Biology, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC Dec, 1996 Magna Cum Laude


State of Florida permanent physician's license – obtained Dec 2009 (active)

State of North Carolina permanent physician's license – obtained January 2006 (active)

District of Columbia permanent physician's license - obtained August 2007 (active)

State of Maryland permanent physician’s license - 2019

State of North Dakota - 2018



ARVO Travel Grant for Promising New Researchers - 2008

Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society, Graduate Business Administration - 2002

Selected Participant, Mayo Clinic Student Career Development Conference - 2001

Selected Attendee, Samuel L. Koontz International Transplant Symposium - 2001

NC Medical Student Legislative Grant - 2000


Alpha Kappa Mu Honor Society - 1996

Fellow, Biomedical Research Support Program - 1994-6

National Dean's List - 1994-6

Outstanding Student Athlete, Track & Field - 1994

NC Teaching Fellows Scholarship - 1993


Howard University Hospital, Ophthalmology Residency, Washington D.C., July 2006 - Received ARVO Travel Grant for research on Floppy Iris Syndrome, abstracts on compliance with glaucoma medications and ocular trauma in Washington DC metropolitan area accepted 2009

Duke University Eye Center, Cornea Section, Durham, NC, July 2005- June 2006 - Served as research fellow under the supervision of Natalie Afshari, MD. Worked on clinical and hybrid research projects with a focus in cataract surgery and Fuchs Corneal Dystrophy.

Duke University Medical Center, Clinical Transplantation and Immunology Laboratory, Durham, NC, 1998-99 - Created layout for implementation and completion of clinical cytokine study on kidney and heart transplant patients under supervision of Nancy Reinsmoen, Ph.D.

North Carolina Central University, MBRS program, Durham, NC 1994-1995 - Assisted Goldie Byrd, Ph.D. with a molecular biology project to map the genome of Mycoplasma Genitalium in an attempt to determine the organism's role in causing urinary tract infections in men.


Afshari, Natalie, Ford, Francesann. Trypan Blue Dye: Capsular Staining for Cataract

Surgery and More. Current Insight. Spring 2006, Vol. 1, Number 2. (E-Article, American Academy of Ophthalmology)


F.D. Ford, A.N. Carlson, T. Kim, and N.A. Afshari. Analysis of the Association of Alpha

Blocker Usage with Intraoperative Floppy Iris Syndrome. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci.

2006 47: E-Abstract 674.

Afshari, Natalie, Ford, Francesann. Giants of Modern Refractive Surgery. Presented at the

19th Annual Cogan Ophthalmic Historical Society Meeting (2006) expected future publication

NL Reinsmoen, F Cross (Ford), AM Jackson, (1999) Unique Cytokine Genotypes Associated with Chronic Rejection and Chronic Rejection-Free States in Heart Recipients. Transplantation. 67 (7): S46.

F Cross (Ford), AM Jackson, NL Reinsmoen, et al (1999) Unique Cytokine Genotypes Associated with Chronic Rejection and Chronic Rejection-Free States in Heart Recipients. Transplantation. 157:S352. Presented at the 18th Annual Scientific Meeting of American Society of Transplant Physicians (1999)


American Academy of Ophthalmology - 2006 to present

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology- 2006 to present

American Medical Association/NC Medical Society -- member 1999-present; Delegate (2002). Member of Membership Committee 2004-2005

American Medical Student Association -- member 1999-2004; National Credentialing Committee member (2003); Delegate (2000-2); Surgery Interest Group Coordinator Transplant Surgery (2002); National Primary Care Week Coordinator ECU (2001); SNMA-AMSA Liaison (2000)

Student National Medical Association -- member 1999- present; Co-President (2001-2) Designated regional chapter of the year; Banquet Committee co-chair (2001); Community Service co-chair (2000); Delegate (2000-2)

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