César A. Lara M.D.
Dr. César A. Lara has been practicing medicine for 26 years and is a true healer. With just one meeting with him, you will feel empowered and ready to make a change. Dr. Lara’s life is dedicated to improving the lives of others, and he brings this passion with him to his practice every day. Dr. Lara received his Medical Doctorate from the University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine. He is board-certified in Obesity Medicine and a fellow of the Obesity Medicine Association (OMA). OMA fellowship is an honor that is awarded only to physicians who fulfill advanced requirements and continue through education and participation to work on the forefront of obesity medicine. In addition, he has an Advanced Certification in Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) and regularly attends conferences around the world to stay up to date on the latest medical breakthroughs.
William Maistrellis M.D.
Dr. Maistrellis is inspired by the significant health improvements he sees in his patients who lose their excess weight. Dr. Maistrellis received his Medical Doctorate from New York Medical College. He trained in general surgery for six years at the Harvard Surgical Service at Boston City Hospital, and completed a one-year fellowship at St. Thomas Hospital in Nashville, Tennessee. He has been practicing medicine for 45 years.
Connie Reyes A.R.N.P
Connie, a board-certified Nurse Practitioner, has been practicing with Dr. Lara for 22 years, and is deeply committed to improving her patients’ health and lives. She received her training in Oncology and Critical Care at Morton Plant Hospital, and earned her Masters in Nursing at USF. Connie also has an Advanced Certification in Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy.