Messina Clinic has an excellent Clinical Staff composed of doctors from different clinical and surgical specialties. Here you will find professionals committed to Messina's quality and values, who work under protocols aligned with international quality standards and regulation.
Dr. Flavio Messina, a doctor from São Paulo, graduated in Medicine from Universidade Sul Fluminense for over 30 years, has a Master's in Vascular Surgery from Escola Paulista de Medicina and also from Sapienza Universita di Roma, with specializations in Physical Activity and Sports Medicine from Federal University of São Paulo, Family Medicine, by the City of São Paulo and Hospital Administration by the Universidade São Camilo. He also served as Director of Environment at the Health Department of Itaquaquecetuba and as clinical director at Hospital Itatiaia (Rede Medial Saúde). Since 2008, Dr. Flavio Messina has been Medical Director from Messina Clinic in a physician accredited by the General Medical Council – GMC. Dr. Flavio only sees patients over 16 years of age and speaks Portuguese, English and Italian.
DR. FLAVIO MESSINA - DIRECTOR PHYSICIAN
VASCULAR SURGEON, SPORTS DOCTOR AND GENERAL CLINIC
Dr. Caroline Fontana, a physician from Paraná, graduated in Medicine and Business Administration at Universidade Positivo in Curitiba, with specializations in Nutrological Disorders at Santa Casa de São Paulo – ABRAN – Brazilian Association of Nutrology, in Marketing and Strategic Planning at Fundação Getúlio Vargas- EASP, and International Business from Universidade Positivo. Dr. Fontana It's member of the Regional Council of Medicine of Paraná and effective member of the Royal Society of Medicine and the British Medical Association. It is linked to an international research consortium with Universidade Positivo - Hospital da Cruz Internacional. Dr. Caroline Fontana is a credentialed physician by the General Medical Council – GMC. Dr. Caroline only sees patients over 16 years of age and speaks Portuguese and English.
DR. CAROLINE FONTANA
NUTROLOGIST AND GENERAL CLINIC
Dr. Eduardo Gonzalez is originally from Medellín Colombia, where he graduated in Medicine and Surgery at the University of Antioquia. Dr. Gonzalez is a general practitioner, with over 20 years of experience in treating adult and child patients with all types of medical problems. After working for several years in Colombia, he moved to London in 2009 to improve his English and study Biomedical Sciences at Middlesex University, where he received a PGCert in Biomedical Sciences (Obstetrics and Gynecology) in 2013. Dr. Gonzalez has a particular interest in analyzing the effectiveness of results in patients in general practice, and completed, in 2019, a Master's Degree in Economic Evaluation in Health at London City University, where he wrote a dissertation on the use of Telemedicine for the treatment and follow-up of patients with asthma. In 2011, he obtained his registration fur General Medical Council – UK GMC has since worked primarily with the Spanish and Portuguese speaking communities in London. Dr. Edward Gonzalez serves children and adults and speaks Spanish, Portuguese and English.
DR. EDUARDO GONZALEZ
BIOMEDICAL, GENERAL CLINIC AND CHILD CARE
Dr. Priscilla Sodré It's Rio de Janeiro physician, graduated from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro - UFRJ, specialized in the areas of Gynecology and Obstetrics at the Fernandes Figueira Institute - RJ, postgraduate in Mastology with specialization at PUC - Pontifical Catholic University. Physician accredited by the General Medical Council – GMC . Dr Priscilla serves children and adults and speaks Portuguese and English.
DR. PRISCILLA SODRÉ
GYNECOLOGY-OBSTETRICS AND MASTLOGIST
Dr. Paola Moritz Krueger is a doctor from Santa Catarina, graduated in Medicine from the Federal University of Santa Catarina, with specialization in Aesthetic Medicine from the Harley Academy in London, and advanced techniques in facial filling with Dr. André Braz, an international reference in facial filling and botulinum toxin application.
It is accredited by the General Medical Council – GMC , member of the British Medical Association, member of the ACE GROUP (Aesthetic Complication Group), IMCAS Academy (International Master Course on Ageing Science) and AMS (Aesthetic Multispecialty Society).
Served as a doctor for the NHS in England for 5 years, as well as in pre-hospital urgent and emergency services in Brazil. Dr. Paola only sees patients over 16 years old, and speaks Portuguese and English.
DR. PAOLA MORITZ KRUEGER
Dr. Gabriel Azzini has a degree in Medicine from the State University of Rio de Janeiro since 2003, and has expertise and vast experience in Orthopedics and Sports Medicine. Some of his main trainings are Post-Graduation in Exercise and Sports Medicine at Centro Universitário Ingá; in Nutrology at ABRAN (Brazilian Association of Nutrology), and specializations in Regenerative Medicine at the State University of Campinas, UNICAMP, and in Medical Residency at the State University of Rio de Janeiro, UERJ.
DR. GABRIEL AZZINI
ORTHOPEDIST, NUTROLOGIST AND SPORTS DOCTOR
Dr. Augusto Sampaio is a physician with surgical training in Brazil and specialized in Phlebology (a field dedicated to varicose veins) with over 30 years of experience, especially in modern and minimally invasive techniques. What drives Dr. Augusto is the passion for what he does and empathy with patients, the creation of emotional bonds to better understand the desires and needs of each person, align expectations and treat in order to ensure the best results.
In addition, Dr. Sampaio is a registered physician in Brazil, Portugal and the UK and offers full Phlebology consultation; Arterial and venous color Doppler ultrasound; micro surgeries; Radiofrequency and laser sclerotherapy.
DR. AUGUSTO SAMPAIO
PHLEBOLOGIST AND GENERAL CLINIC
Marineide Pina-Zallio é Psicóloga e Psicoterapeuta, com interesse em saúde mental e dificuldades de aprendizagem. Toda sua formação universitária e experiência profissional foi focada em psicologia e psicoterapia com crianças e adolescentes.
No momento, estuda o Autismo, Asperger e TDAH pela Universidade de Derby e Compreendendo o Autismo, pela Universidade de Newcastle. Ela obteve o reconhecimento dos seus estudos universitários através do UK NARIC, Standard Bachelor in Psychology, e Pós-Graduações em Psicopedagogia e Metodologia do Ensino Superior.
No Reino Unido, trabalhou em alguns hospitais de saúde mental, e atualmente, trabalha no suporte da saúde mental do NHS de Sussex, e atende como Psicoterapeuta na Messina Clinic. Marineide foca no atendimento infantil e adolescente, e fala Português, Italiano e Inglês
PSICOLOGIA E PSICOTERAPIA
Bianca é formada pela Universidade Federal de Pelotas, além de ser Especialista em Nutrição pelo Hospital Moinhos de Vento, possuir mestrado em saúde da Mulher e ter a especialidade em Nutrição Funcional.
Psicoterapeuta mestranda em Psicologia pela Birkbeck, University of London. Membro da Associação Brasileira de Logoterapia e Análise Existencial e membro da Associação de Logoterapia Viktor Emil Frankl. Áreas de estudo: Logoterapia, Terapia Cognitivo Comportamental e Neurociência. Cintia também é formada em Jornalismo pela Universidade Federal do Espírito Santo - UFES e Pós-graduada em Comunicação e Marketing pela Universidade de São Paulo - USP. Ela atende somente adultos, e fala Português e Inglês.
Bianca Ramos é psicoterapeuta, totalmente qualificada no Reino Unido, especializada em ansiedade, estresse, depressão e problemas de relacionamento. Ela trabalha de forma solidária e holística, em um espaço seguro e confidencial, para explorar quaisquer dificuldades que você possa estar enfrentando atualmente em sua vida e para ajudá-lo a encontrar soluções. Uma visão holística significa estar interessada em envolver e desenvolver a pessoa como um todo. Você pode pensar nisso como diferentes níveis, físico, emocional, mental e espiritual. Com uma abordagem integrativa, ela incorpora todas as vertentes da psicoterapia, particularmente a Junguiana, Psicodinâmica, Psicologia Positiva e CBT. Bianca atende adultos e casais.