The Doctor

About me and the way I choose to practice Child Care.

Board Certified Doctor Information

Medical School: Universidad De’ Costa Rica, Costa Rica.

Residency: All Children’s Hospital/ Tampa General, Tampa Florida.

Clinical Interest: Allergies (specially food allergies), Asthma.

Languages: English, Spanish

Board Certified in Pediatrics since 2005.
Prior to joining POCF Dr. Bumgarner was in Private Practice in Naples, Florida since 2008.

Specialities & Qualifications

Speciality: Pediatrics

Pediatricians treat children, infants, and adolescents. They are trained to meet the unique needs of children, through all of their developmental stages, as they grow and mature.

Subspecialities: General Pediatrics

Education & Medical Training

University of South Florida
Residency , Pediatrics
Universidad de Costa Rica Faculty of Medicine
Medical School

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric

– Newborn exams at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital
– Newborn screening/PKU/bilirubin level
– Frenotomy (tongue-tie)
– Tympanometry/Audiometry
– Synagis
– Dermabond and some suture placement/removal
– ADD/ADHD evaluation and treatment
– Rapid testing for strep, mono, flu, pregnancy
– Urinalysis, Hemoccult
– Blood draws in the Office (lead, anemia, thyroid,
lipid, coags)
– Blood type testing
– RAST allergy testing
– Asthma/allergy and spirometry
– Pulsox
– Wart removal/Histofreeze
– Completion of forms (school, camp, daycare)
– Ear piercing
– Wellness programs
– Obesity/Weight Loss and Management programs
with certified nutritionist, psychologist, personal
trainer and pediatrician.


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