Paul F. Driscoll, MD
Chris J. Marino, MD
William J. Carracino, MD
Nima Mowzoon, MD
Adam Heller, MD
Eileen Lerner Schwartz, MD
Gerardo A. Gamez, MD
Dr. Lane Carlin was born in New York City and moved to Florida in 1955. He attended the University of Florida, graduating with a bachelor of science degree in chemistry. He graduated from medical school at the University of South Florida in 1976 with a distinguished award in neurology. Dr. Carlin served his internship at Tampa General Hospital followed by two years of public health service in North Carolina. In 1979, he began a three-year residency in neurology at Bowman Gray Medical School in Winston Salem, North Carolina, where he was chief resident in neurology from 1981-82.
Dr. Carlin began private clinical practice in northern California, moving to Ft. Myers in 1983 where he has been in private practice since. He is certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and is on the staff of six local hospitals. He and his wife Barbara have two daughters. Dr. Carlin enjoys golf (a 5 handicap) and snow skiing.
Dr. Driscoll, a native of New York State, began his undergraduate studies at the University of Florida in Gainesville. After two years of study, he was selected for the Junior Honors Medical Program, allowing him to simultaneously complete his final two years of college and his first year of medical school. He received his bachelor of science degree with Phi Beta Kappa honors. Dr. Driscoll subsequently completed his medical training at the University of Florida, graduating in 1983. He completed his medical internship, neurology residency and neuromuscular fellowship at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center in San Antonio, returning to Fort Myers in 1988 to begin private practice. He is certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). Neuromuscular diseases, management of strokes, and clinical research remain his areas of greatest interest.
In his free time, Dr. Driscoll and his three children enjoy water sports, jogging, and youth sports.
Dr. Chris Marino was born in New York and received his bachelor of science degree in chemistry from the University of Virginia in 1982. He received his medical degree from the Uniformed Services University School of Medicine in 1986. Dr. Marino served his internship and residency at Walter Reed Army Medical Center and was granted a fellowship there in clinical neurophysiology. He was appointed a teaching fellow, instructor, and assistant professor of neurology at Walter Reed AMC.
Dr. Marino moved to Fort Myers in 1998 to join the practice of the Florida Neurology Group. He is certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). Dr. Marino is certified for added qualifications in clinical neurophysiology. His major areas of interest include epilepsy, Parkinson's disease and other movement disorders and diseases of nerve and muscle. Dr. Marino and his wife, Karma, enjoy all outdoor activities, especially running, and completed their first marathon in 1997.
Dr. Carracino was born in New Jersey and attended medical school there. Undergraduate years were spent at George Washington University in Washington, DC, where he graduated with Phi Beta Kappa honors. He traveled to Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan for his neurology residency where he served as chief resident his final year. He is certified by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN). After practicing in New Jersey for five years, he moved to Fort Myers, where he has practiced since 1996. Dr. Carracino enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. They enjoy many outdoor activities including golf, fishing, and exploring Disney.
Dr. Mowzoon received his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine in 2000. Following graduation he completed an internship in internal medicine and a residency in neurology at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota. In November 2005 he completed a neurophysiology/neuromuscular fellowship at the Mayo Clinic. Shortly thereafter, Dr. Mowzoon began clinical practice in Albany, NY, where he worked until 2007, when he moved to Ft. Myers to join Florida Neurology Group. Dr. Mowzoon is certified in neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN).
Dr. Mowzoon has delivered several presentations at national meetings and has authored publications pertaining to these areas of interest. Dr. Mowzoon cares for patients with various neurological disorders and has special interest in patients with neuromuscular diseases.
Dr. Adam Heller was born in New York and received his bachelor of arts degree from The University of Michigan â€“ Ann Arbor in 1993. He attended medical school at the University of Miami, graduating in 2003 and went on to complete his medical internship in Atlanta at Emory University. Dr. Heller remained at Emory for his neurology training, completing his general neurology residency in 2007 and continued with a clinical neurophysiology fellowship that focused on EEG/epilepsy and EMG/neuromuscular disease. While he enjoys all aspects of general neurology, epilepsy is his main area of interest.
Dr. Heller and his family moved to Fort Myers after he completed his training to join the Florida Neurology Group. They were drawn to the Fort Myers area for the beaches, the warm weather, and the year-round golf.
Dr. Schwartz was born in Miami Beach, FL, and grew up in New York. After receiving her Bachelor of Arts degree at Syracuse University, she attended medical school at the New Jersey College of Medicine and Dentistry, where she was one of only three women in her graduating class. Dr. Schwartz completed her medical internship at Maimonides Medical Center in New York, and her neurology residency at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York, which included rotations at Montefiore, Jacobi, and Einstein College Hospitals. During this time, Dr. Schwartz held the title of chief resident at Montefiore Hospital. She returned to Miami and pursued a research fellowship at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute. She has been in private practice in Fort Myers since then. Multiple sclerosis is one of her particular interests in the field of neurology. She is board certified in neurology by the American Board of Neurology and Psychiatry.
Dr. Schwartz has been an active member of the Fort Myers community. In the past, she has held a position on the Lee Memorial Hospital Executive Committee, and has been on boards of local businesses and philanthropic institutions. In her spare time, she loves to travel with her husband, Bob, who is also a physician. They have two bright and beautiful daughters.
Dr. Gamez was born in Manila, Philippines. He was the only student who completed his Bachelor of Science degree in 3 years with honors. He received his medical degree from University of Santo Tomas College of Medicine and Surgery in the Philippines in 1980. He completed his medical Internship and residency in Internal Medicine at the Miriam Hospital , Brown University in 1986. He completed his neurology residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York in 1989. He moved to Fort Myers, Florida and began clinical practice in General Neurology since then. His major areas of interest are in Parkinson’s disease and Movement disorders and Seizure disorders.
Dr. Gamez has been an active member in the different committees and departments of all the local hospitals in Lee County.
Dr. Gamez and his wife, Marivic, enjoy traveling and spending times visiting his five daughters and their families. On his spare time, he enjoys jogging, swimming and biking.