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Thoughtful Tuesday

August 29, 2017

THOUGHTFUL TUESDAY 8.29.17 edit“What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”

-Jane Goodall

Dr. Afsh understands that making a difference in the lives of his patients includes improving their quality of care. As one of the founders of Jacksonville Clinic, he emphasizes the importance of providing integrated specialty care to every patient.

Americans Forgoing Healthcare Due to Costs

July 13, 2017

iStock Healthcare Costs - font 2 blogEveryone wants to stay happy and healthy. However, rising healthcare costs may deter patients from seeking the care they need. According to a survey conducted by Princeton Survey Research Associates International, 25% of Americans have neglected their medical care, or know someone who has, due to the costs. Furthermore, the same study found that 56% of Americans worry that they may not be able to afford quality healthcare.  Continue reading “Americans Forgoing Healthcare Due to Costs” »

Thoughtful Tuesday

November 15, 2016

img_5453“When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece.”

-John Ruskin

Dr. Tecson has been practicing the art of medicine for over 30 years. His love for the field combined with his skills have left many of his patients inspired, motivated, and ready to take control of their health.

Thoughtful Tuesday

September 20, 2016

“If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.”

-Dalai Lama

Drs. Caraballo & Ortiz-Roldan have practiced compassionate primary care for decades. Betsy, their Office Manager, is the glue that holds the office together, working closely with patients, staff and doctors to ensure this compassionate care stays at the forefront of the Arlington office. Continue reading “Thoughtful Tuesday” »

Thoughtful Tuesday

August 9, 2016

SSSL0119“As we express gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words but to live by them.”

-John F. Kennedy

Part of our mission at Jacksonville Clinic & First Coast Cardiovascular Institute is a commitment to advance medicine through research, education & patient empowerment. Our team lives by these words everyday by making sure every patient and their family is fully-informed, empowering them to make healthy choices, and being the first to bring the latest technologies to Northeast Florida.

Thoughtful Tuesday

August 2, 2016


“Not all of us can do great things but we can do small things with great love.”

-Mother Teresa

The lovely ladies at our Jacksonville Clinic Arlington office work together as a team to take care of patients. Each of them do small things with great love everyday to give patients the best experience possible.

First Coast Cardiovascular Institute & Jacksonville Clinic: 2 Teams, 1 Mission

July 21, 2016

SSSL8994 Healthcare is no longer just a one man show. It takes a team of experts to ensure all of your healthcare needs are met. With teams of highly trained experts, First Coast Cardiovascular Institute & Jacksonville Clinic work together to provide continuity of care in one place. Continue reading “First Coast Cardiovascular Institute & Jacksonville Clinic: 2 Teams, 1 Mission” »

What We Do Wednesday | Meet Dr. Nivali Ravi

June 8, 2016

“What We Do” Wednesdays on the Heart Blog! At First Coast Cardiovascular Institute, our patients are family. That’s why we want you to get to know the team caring for you. Every Wednesday, we’ll spotlight a different provider, service or initiative to share with you. This week, meet Dr. Nivali Ravi, Primary Care Physician with our partners, Jacksonville Clinic. She practices in Jacksonville Clinic’s St. Augustine location.  Continue reading “What We Do Wednesday | Meet Dr. Nivali Ravi” »

The Screenings Every Woman Needs

April 7, 2016


Dr. Ortiz-Roldan & Ravi, our partners at Jacksonville Clinic, talk women’s health. In the past 30 years, women’s health has dramatically improved. We’ve seen the incidents of diseases such as breast cancer and cervical cancer significantly decrease. “Our screening tools have advanced and women are increasingly dedicated to taking care of their health,” says Dr. Ortiz-Roldan. When it comes to monitoring your health, prevention is key. Read about the screening tools we offer at Jacksonville Clinic that every woman should know about. more

What We Do Wednesday | Meet Dr. Nosshey Hanna

March 30, 2016

SAMSUNG CAMERA PICTURESDr. Nosshey Hanna is an Internist with our partners, Jacksonville Clinic. He attended medical school at Ain Shams University in Cairo, Egypt. He finished his Internship at Ain Shams University Hospital. Dr. Hanna went on to continue his Training Residency in the United Kingdom in General Medicine in the grades of Senior House Office and Registrar in various hospitals in the UK. Dr. Hanna then came to the U.S. where he worked as a House Physician at Methodist Hospital for three years. Dr. Hanna has been in private practice in the Mandarin area since 1989 and joined Jacksonville Clinic as a result of the passion he sees in the Jacksonville Clinic team. Continue reading “What We Do Wednesday | Meet Dr. Nosshey Hanna” »

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