July 21, 2022

by the Our City Readers’ Choice Awards

Coral Gables, FL — Palm Medical Centers, a MBF Healthcare Partners II, L.P. (“MBF”) portfolio company is honored to announce that Dr. Robert V. Barbarite, M.D., P.A., was recognized as “Best Internal Medicine Physician” from Coral Springs, Parkland, Margate, and Tamarac by the 2022 Our City Readers’ Choice Awards for the 14th consecutive year.

“When first honored in 2008, I couldn’t believe the recognition that our patients had bestowed on us,” said Dr. Barbarite. “Now, 14 years later, it is truly humbling and an indication of the relationships we have established and nurtured in this community. It is a testament to the dedication of my staff and our commitment to our patients who appreciate what we do.”

Dr. Barbarite joined Palm Medical Centers (PMC) team in January 2022 and has been providing service for the residents of Parkland, Fl., and its surrounding communities for over four decades.

“Joining Palm Medical Centers has provided me the opportunity to expand our outreach and provide health care to a greater patient base. I am ecstatic that we were able to join such a proven and successful health care organization, which continues to grow throughout Florida,” said Dr. Barbarite.

“Palm Medical prides itself in providing industry leading patient satisfaction scores and exceptional experiences for our patients,” said Palm Medical Centers’ Chief Operating Officer Patricio Casillas. “Dr. Barbarite exemplifies this commitment, and we congratulate him and the entire PMC team in our Parkland office for their outstanding service.”

ABOUT PALM MEDICAL CENTERS
Founded in 2013, Palm Medical Centers is a provider of value-based, capitated primary care services with a focus on high-quality clinical outcomes, cost-effective care, and a patient-centric experience. Operating a network of 22 medical centers across six counties in Florida, Palm Medical Centers serves more than 35,000 Medicare Advantage and managed Medicaid patients. Partnering with numerous managed care organizations, Palm Medical Centers offers comprehensive and integrated medical care to plan members with a focus on quality. In addition to primary care services, the company coordinates cardiology, dentistry, optometry, pediatrics, podiatry, psychiatry, and other specialist services. Palm Medical Centers continues to seek partnership opportunities with high quality providers in existing and new markets. For more information, please visit www.PalmMedicalCenters.com.

ABOUT MBF HEALTHCARE PARTNERS II, L.P.
MBF Healthcare Partners II, L.P. is a leading middle market healthcare private equity fund based in Coral Gables, Florida. Our strategy is to partner with exceptional management teams while leveraging MBF’s operating experience, domain segment knowledge, and tenured relationships to rapidly accelerate value creation. The partners of MBF have substantial operating experience in healthcare and have held senior management positions in both private and publicly traded healthcare companies. MBF principals have managed and helped build some of the nation’s most innovative and successful healthcare companies. The firm is headquartered in Coral Gables, Florida. For more information, please visit www.mbfhp.com.