Monica Brador is a board certified Physician Assistant who has been part of South Florida ENT Associates since 2013. Born and raised in Miami, Florida, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from Florida International University. She completed her training at NOVA Southeastern University where she earned her Master’s degree in Medical Science. She is fluent in both English and Spanish. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, as well as the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants. Monica is committed to providing patients with the highest quality medical care and strives to give them personalized attention while focusing on wellness, prevention, and education.
Monica Garcia is a board certified Physician Assistant who joined South Florida ENT Associates in January 2016. Born and raised in Santa Clara, Cuba, she immigrated to the United States with her family at the age of thirteen. Since then, she has called Miami her home. Monica attended Florida International University where she received her Bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Chemistry. She then went on to complete her training at Barry University, where she earned her Master of Clinical Medical Science. She is an active member of the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants as well as the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Monica is fluent in both English and Spanish.
José C. Mercado is a Physician Assistant with Dr. Scott Goldberg and South Florida ENT Associates in Miami, Florida since 2001. After serving in the U.S. Army as a medical specialist and flight medic for eight years, he went on to complete the Physician Assistant Program at Miami-Dade College’s Medical Center (MDC) and earned a Master of Medical Science degree from Nova Southeastern University (NSU).
In addition to his training in family medicine, he completed an internship in Adult ENT/Head & Neck Surgery at the Veterans Affair’s Medical Center in Miami, as well as a Preceptorship in Pediatric ENT at Miami Children’s Hospital. Currently, he serves as an Adjunct Associate Professor and Clinical Preceptor in Miami-Dade College’s Physician Assistant Program, and at Barry University School of Graduate Medical Sciences, Physician Assistant Program. He is a guest Lecturer at Nova Southeastern University’s Physician Assistant Program. He is a Fellow of the Society of Physician Assistants in Otorhinolaryngology / Head & Neck Surgery and serves as their Webmaster, Scholarship Chairperson and President-Elect. He is on the Speaker’s Panel for Daiichi Sankyo Pharmaceuticals and Alcon Laboratories. His special interests include sleep medicine and physician assistant education. His hobbies include competitive saber fencing and traveling.
Estee Vogel-Sperber P.A.-C is a Physician Assistant with Carl Drucker MD and Moises Mitrani MD with South Florida ENT Associates in their Aventura, Florida office. Having recently joined our practice this year, she comes from Atlanta, Georgia where she practiced for 10 years as Senior Physician Assistant in a 35 physician practice specializing in Otolaryngology and head and neck surgery. Ms. Sperber graduated from California State University, Northridge, California in 1977 and in 1988 from Touro College Physician Assistant program, Manhattan, N.Y., as both clinical and didactic valedictorian, the programs highest honors. She went on to work in various fields of medicine before settling into Otolaryngology 10 years ago. She brings with her experience in general medicine, oncology and endocrinology which gives her a broad understanding of the needs of our patients. She served as guest lecturer at Emory University’s Physician Assistant program, helping train up and coming students in the field of Otolaryngology. She has served on various Physician Assistant Boards in Georgia, bringing her extensive experience to the forefront of P.A. training.