Veronica Chastain, MD

Veronica Chastain, MD

4.9 (182)

Family Medicine

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Biography

Veronica Chastain, MD, loves the unique opportunity family medicine provides her to build lifelong relationships with her patients. She feels it's her privilege to truly getting to know you to better care for your whole health.

Dr. Chastain serves patients ages four and older and is board certified in family medicine. She earned her medical degree from University of Panama School of Medicine in the Republic of Panama and went on to complete a fellowship in medical research from the Cleveland Clinic in Weston, Florida. She has comprehensive training in acute care in a Level 2 Trauma Center, surgery, OB/GYN, internal medicine and pediatrics. Dr. Chastain is also fluent in English and Spanish.

Dr. Chastain has a passion for travel and exploring new cultures, as it motivates and inspires her, and helps her connect with other people. Dr. Chastain and her husband also enjoy running 5k and 10k races. She also keeps busy by craftng, home decorating and celebrating the holidays.

Personal Interests

Traveling, exploring new cultures, wildlife adventures, running, 5ks and 10ks, crafting, home decorating, celebrating holidays, crochet, painting, floral arrangements, Pinterest.

Care Philosophy

You can count on Dr. Chastain for compassionate and comprehensive care. It's her mission to ensure you receive the care you need, whenever you need it — all delivered with respect and kindness.

Dr. Chastain will work collaboratively with you and a multidisciplinary team of specialists, when needed, to provide the answers, support and guidance you need to reach your health and wellness goals.

Awards & Recognitions
Human Resources Development & Training Institute
Republic of Panama Superior Education Scholarship in State Universities 1995 to 2002
Areas Served
Mount Dora, FL
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
Medical School Education

University Of Panama

Residencies

Family Medicine at Columbus Regional Health

Fellowships

Medicine Research at Cleveland Clinic Florida

Medical Organization Memberships and Committees

AdventHealth Medical Group Delegated Credentialing Committee physician reviewer and voting member since 2014 to present

Board Certification

Family Medicine: The American Board of Family Medicine

Publications

Chastain VL, Khalil R, Naqvi S; When The Proof Is Not In The Pudding: A Nocardiosis case [poster]. First Annual Medical Education Poster Presentation. The Medical Center. Columbus, Georgia. June 15, 2012.

Chastain VL, Khalil R, Naqvi S; Vitamin B12 Deficiency as a Cause of Hemolytic Anemia [abstract]. Journal of Hospital Medicine 2012; 7 Suppl 2:307.

Chastain FL, Smolley L, Oliveira E, et al. Shared Medical Appointment in Pulmonary Hypertension. CHEST. 2010; Thematic Poster Presentation. P.A4840.

Chastain VL, Zaitoun H, Araguez N, et al. Effect Of Having Alpha-1 Antitrypsin Testing In Physicians Laboratory Workup Lists In Early Detection Of Alpha 1-Antitrypsin Deficiency. CHEST. 2009; 136(4_MeetingAbstracts):88S-a-88S.

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Ages Accepted
Children
Adolescents
Adults
Geriatrics

Insurances accepted by Veronica Chastain, MD

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  • AARP
  • AdventHealth Advantage Plan
  • Aetna / US Healthcare - non HMO
  • Aetna / US Healthcare HMO
  • Aetna Voluntary
  • Allegiance
  • American Healthcare Alliance
  • Amerigroup
  • Assurant Health
  • Aultcare/Primetime Health Plan
  • AvMed
  • BCBS-FL
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