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7271 Spring Hill Dr Spring Hill,
FL 34606

Dr. Dalton Benson

Dalton Benson, MD

Doctor of Medicine-Skilled Nursing and Facility Physician

Nurse Daria Mazzoni in Spring Hill Florida

Daria Mazzoni, ARNP

ARNP-Autonomous Advanced Practice Nurse

Daria Mazzoni comes to EliteCare Health Centers after she received her Master of Science degree and
APRN from the University of South Florida in Tampa, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree.
She is a graduate of the Pilgrim School of Nursing in Brentwood, New York, with her RN. Ms. Mazzoni
also holds credentials as a certified forensic nurse (CFN), Legal Nurse Consultant (LNC), and Certified
Nurse Life Care Planner (CNLCP). She also completed the University of Florida’s 120-hour pre-licensure
Healthcare Risk Management Program.
Ms. Mazzoni provides primary care to adults in a collaborative manner, including history, physical
examinations, subacute and chronic illness management, medication prescription, referral for diagnostic
testing, and review of the results with recommendations, referral to specialists, as needed. She is also
responsible for patient education relative to the individual health issue.
Ms. Mazzoni serves as a preceptor and clinical faculty evaluator for APRNs for multiple clinical programs.
She is certified by: American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners, American College of Forensic
Examiners Institute, The American Association of Nurse Practitioners/AANP, Adult AANP Certification,
Autonomous Advanced Practice Registered Nurse by the Florida Board of Nursing.
Veselin Stoyanov, M.D. is board certified in Family Medicine. Dr. Stoyanov is an experienced physician whose passion is providing health care services to individuals of all ages. He likes the challenge and variety of practice that is found in treating family members of each generation. Dr. Stoyanov is fascinated by sports medicine, and his practice includes treatment of sports-related injuries (including injections as needed).
Dr. Stoyanov received his Medical Doctor degree from The Medical University, Sofia in Bulgaria in 1994.In 2004, Dr. Stoyanov entered a family practice residency program at Southside Hospital in New York. He was chief resident and successfully completed his residency in 2007. During his family practice residency training, Dr. Stoyanov also served as a physician in a resident family practice.
Dr. Stoyanov holds privileges at Bayfront Health Spring Hill and Bayfront Health Brooksville Hospitals,
Oak Hill Hospital, Bayonet Point Hospital, Medical Center of Trinity Hospital, North Bay hospital and is a member of Access 2 Health Care IPA. He is also ACLS, and PALS certified.
Dr. Stoyanov enjoys patient care and welcomes opportunities to help make people feel better physically and mentally. Dr. Stoyanov is passionate and has a lot of experience with geriatric patients. Dr. Stoyanov actively studies current issues related to patient care and constantly seeks to provide exceptional care and treatment to every patient.
Michael Lamparelli, DO, comes to EliteCare Health Centers from completing his Residency at Manatee
Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Florida, where he also completed his internship. He received his
medical degree from Lincoln Memorial University, Debusk College of Osteopathic Medicine in

Harrogate, Tennessee.

The Tampa Bay area is home to Dr. Lamparelli. He received his undergraduate education at St.
Petersburg College in Tarpon Springs and the University of South Florida. He received a degree in
biomedical sciences and was recognized in the Premedical Honor Society (Alpha Epsilon Delta).
As an osteopathic physician, Dr. Lamparelli believes in treating the entire human being. His main areas
of concern include preventative medicine, mental health, and geriatric medicine. He is a member of the
American Osteopathic Association and the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association. In addition, he
enjoys scuba diving, fishing, reading, hiking, and exercising.
Sheldon M. Hoxie, MD comes to EliteCare Health Centers from completing his internal medicine
residency at HCA USF Morsani College of Medicine’s GME program at Citrus Memorial Hospital.
Dr. Hoxie received his medical degree from the University of Science, Arts & Technology Montserrat
College of Medicine, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Hoxie also participated in the
University’s Ph.D. program. Before medical school, Dr. Hoxie was in private chiropractic practice serving
patients in Brevard County.He is both ACLS and BLS certified and is a member of the American College of
Dr. Hoxie’s familiar patient populations include all adult patients, including geriatrics, musculoskeletal
conditions, motor vehicle injuries, and sports injuries. While in Residency, he received several
presentation awards and participated in a wide range of research studies. Residency presentations

included osteomyelitis, diverticulitis, stroke, deep venous thrombosis, and pulmonary embolism. In

addition, he was active on the hospital’s intensive critical care committee, procedure committee, and
antibiotic stewardship committee.
Dr. Hoxie’s interests and hobbies include photography, scuba diving, weightlifting, martial arts, and
Jennifer Laman, DO comes to EliteCare Health centers from completing her residency at Largo Medical
Center in Largo, Florida, where she was recognized for her leadership abilities by being named Chief
Resident of Family Medicine and Chief Administrative Resident for Largo Medical Center.
She received the Resident of the Year Award for 2011-2012. Dr. Laman is a graduate of the Lake Erie
College of Osteopathic Medicine in Bradenton, Florida where she received her Doctor of Osteopathic
Medicine degree. Dr. Laman’s achievements during her current medical career are truly outstanding.
She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in
Human Sciences and Exercise Physiology in 2003.
In 2006 she received the Business Advisory Council’s Business Woman of the Year Award and in the
following years received the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association student award (FOMA), FOMA
Seltzer and legislative Award and the FMLA Student Leadership Award. She is an active member of the
American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, American Academy of Family Physicians, American
Osteopathic Association, Florida Osteopathic Medical Association and Florida Society of American
College of Osteopathic Family Physicians.
Her practice philosophy is one in which she is dedicated to treating every individual patient as a “whole”
person as she was trained to do as an osteopathic physician. Dr. Laman believes in patient education
and promotion of wellness and encourages patients’ participation in their medical care. “The
patient/physician relationship is a partnership and is at the center of her management philosophy. “I
would consider it a privilege to get to know you and your family and my honor to take care of you,” she
says. Dr. Laman is a Florida native having been born and raised in Bradenton, Florida.
She is married and her husband Chris is an anesthesiologist at the Medical Center of Trinity and Regional
Medical Center Bayonet Point.
Vincent Wu, DO, comes to EliteCare Health Centers from completing his residency in family medicine at
HA Healthcare/USF Morsani College of Medicine Graduate Medical Education program at St. Petersburg
General Hospital. While in residency he trained in various specialties including internal medicine, critical
care, emergency medicine, wound care, pulmonology, nephrology, dermatology, infectious disease,
general surgery, orthopedics, OB/GYN and pediatrics.
Dr. Wu received his medical degree from Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic
Medicine in Downers Grove, Illinois. He also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a general biology
major and public health minor from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.
Dr. Wu’s interests are in preventative medicine and geriatric care. Throughout his education Dr. Wu was
engaged in a variety of leadership positions. He was a member of the Pharmacy & Therapeutics
Committee and the Utilization Management Committee at St. Petersburg General Hospital. Dr. Wu also
held the title of historian for St. Petersburg General Hospital residency class and was treasurer of
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Club while at Midwestern University.
Throughout his education he attended several osteopathic conferences. Dr. Wu is a member of the
American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, and he holds the following certifications: Advanced
Cardiac Life Support, Basic Life Support, and Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
David Herndon, DO comes to EliteCare Health Centers from completing his residency in Family Medicine at Largo Medical Center where he also served as Chief Resident from 2012 to 2013. Dr. Herndon received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine medical degree from A.T. Still University at Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine in Kirksville, Missouri. Dr. Herndon has a particular interest in geriatric medicine as well as sports medicine.
Dr. Herndon is a member of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, the Florida Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, the American Osteopathic Association, the American Academy of Family Practice and the Pasco County Medical Society.
Dr. Herndon and his staff believe in cost effective, evidence-based medicine, a practice which he expects to receive from his own personal physician. He enjoys treating the entire family from children through grandparents.
He and his wife, Lindsay, have one son and live in Tarpon Springs.
Edgar R. Blecker, MD, completed his residency in internal medicine at Poly Clinic Medical Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. He hails from Quito, Ecuador, where he received his medical degree from the Central University Faculty of Medicine (La Fucultad de Medicina Quito) in 1984. He also completed an internship at San Vincente de Paul Hospital in Ibarra, Ecuador.
After his residency Dr. Blecker moved to Florida where he served as a medical director for a local health maintenance organization. In 2008 he started his own practice as an independent physician. He is a member of the American Medical Association and the American College of Physicians.
When not striving to keep his patients happy and healthy, Dr. Blecker enjoys travelling with his family, music, movies, a good book, and sports (biking, basketball, volleyball, swimming, walking, and tennis).
He is married to Elva for over 36 years, and they have two children, Edgar, Jr., (also a physician) and Paulina.
Nina N. Shah, DO, MS, is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Internal Medicine. She completed her residency in internal medicine at Largo Medical Center in the Tampa Bay area. Dr. Shah received her medical degree from Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine in Harlem, New York, where she also received a master’s degree in science (MS). Dr. Shah also holds a Bachelor of Biology degree from Nova Southeastern University.


While in medical school Dr. Shah volunteered and received global medical training on a Nicaragua medical mission trip in 2013. There she provided medical care to rural residents in Nicaragua, routine checks, treatment of ailments and sickness within her abilities and provided osteopathic manipulative treatments on-site.


Dr. Shah’s lifelong goal as an internal medical physician is to get to know each one of her patients as individuals. She has a reputation as a natural lover of talking to people and getting to know them. She was raised in the Tampa Bay area. She enjoys singing, Indian dance, theater, do-it-yourself projects, cooking, baking, and cake decorating. She also enjoys playing with and training her dog.
Edgar R. Blecker, Jr., MD, came to EliteCare Health Centers directly from completing his residency at Methodist Dallas Medical Center Hospital in Dallas, Texas, where he also completed an internship. He received his medical degree from San Juan Bautista School of Medicine in Cagnas, Puerto Rico, in 2018, where he then joined his father, Edgar Blecker, Sr., MD, in practice.


Dr. Blecker has published a case report in hepatology and presented a case in lupus cerebritis at the Seventh Annual Neuro & Intensive Care Conference in 2021. He is a member of the American College of Physicians and the Texas Medical Association.


Dr. Blecker says that his mother, Elva, is his office manager and his sister, Paulina, is studying to be a nurse practitioner in psychiatry. His father, Edgar, Sr., is also a physician.


Dr. Blecker enjoys basketball (Go, Orlando Magic!), running and trying new breakfast spots.
Mohamad Jibawi, MD, joined EliteCare Health Centers after completing his residency in family medicine at the LSU Family Medicine Ochsner Medical Center in Kenner, Louisiana. His received his medical degree from St. Matthews University School of Medicine, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands. He received his undergraduate degree from Waubonsee College, Sugar Grove, Illinois.


Dr. Jibawi is ACLS and PALS certified. He also holds Advanced Life Support certification in Obstetrics. He was named Intern of the Year while at LSU and received the Women’s Health Award in 2015 from Louisiana State University Health Science Center.


Dr. Jibawi is a member of the American Association of Family Practice and the Louisiana Academy of Family Physicians. He is fluent in both English and Arabic.


Dr. Jibawi enjoys fishing and various sports such as football, basketball and volleyball.

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Veselin Stoyanov, MD​
Nina Shah, DO

11425 US-19
Port Richey, FL 34668
Office Number: +1 727-339-0430
Fax Number: 352 616-0965

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Vincent Wu, DO
Daria Mazzoni, APRN

7269 Spring Hill Dr.
Spring Hill, FL 34606
Office Number: +1 352-691-5040
Fax Number: 352-691-5042

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Dr. Edgar Blecker Jr., MD

13090 US HWY 1,
Sebastian FL 32958
Office Number: +1 772-589-3755
Fax Number: 772-589-2315

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Sheldon Hoxie, MD

8363 S. Suncoast Blvd.
Homosassa, FL 34446
Office Number: +1 352-654-2070
Fax Number: 352-654-2072

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11075 Spring Hill Drive,
Spring Hill, FL 34608
Office Number: +1 352-691-5250
Fax Number: 352-691-5252

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1264 Pinellas Ave,
Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Phone number: 727-382-6280
Fax Number: 727-382-6282

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Port Richey, FL 34652
Phone Number: 727-788-3070
Fax Number: 727-788-3072

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