Susan G. Manella, DO, a Family Physician with Manella Family Practice

Get to know Family Physician Dr. Susan G. Manella, who serves patients in Pembroke Pines, Florida.

Dr. Manella is a board-certified family physician who emphasizes preventive medicine, non-surgical weight loss, and lifestyle modification. She is currently serving patients at Manella Family Practice in Pembroke Pines, Florida. “Our goal at Manella Family Practice is to provide the finest quality health care, with an emphasis on prevention, in a nurturing environment. Dr. Manella is supported by a skilled, experienced, friendly staff and state-of-the-art technology. Our office values and respects our patients and is committed to creating a warm and welcoming atmosphere where each patient is treated as an individual” as stated on the practice’s website. 

Dr. Manella is also affiliated with Memorial Hospital Miramar and Memorial Hospital West in Florida. Dr. Manella is the Regional Dean of Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine – Bradenton Campus. In addition, she is the Program Director and Family Practice Residency Director at Larkin Community Hospital – Palm Springs Campus. Dr. Manella is board-certified in family medicine by the American Osteopathic Board of General Practitioners. 

Dr. Manella earned her undergraduate degree in pre-medicine at Penn State University in 1978, followed by her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1983. She then went on to complete a family practice residency at Nova Southeastern University in 1985. Dr. Manella has also held a position of Clinical Educator at Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine.

Dr. Manella is a member of the American Osteopathic Association (AOA). The AOA represents more than 137,000 osteopathic physicians and medical students, promotes public health, and serves as the primary certifying body for DOs.

Family medicine, formerly family practice, is a medical specialty devoted to comprehensive health care for all adults; the specialist is called a family physician or family doctor. Family physicians are often the first person whom a patient sees when seeking healthcare services. They examine and treat patients with a wide range of conditions and refer those with serious ailments to a specialist or appropriate facility. 

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