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A Board-Certified Pediatrician, Dr. Shahab Eunus specializes in general and behavioral pediatrics. Dr. Eunus earned his medical degree with honors in St. Petersburg, Russia and completed his pediatric residency at the prestigious Cornell University, Lincoln Medical, New York. Multilingual, Dr. Eunus speaks English, Russian and Bengali and has the ability to obtain medical history in Spanish. Dr. Eunus has a special place in his heart for children with ADHD, as he is the father of a child with ADHD. Dr. Eunus is a Member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Marion County Medical Society. 

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Dr. Shahab Eunus

Dr. Shahab Eunus

PRESIDENT & MEDICAL DIRECTOR

Dr. Millie Poole

Physician

Dr. Millie Poole brings over 20 years of experience as a working physician to Premier Pediatrics, as a Board-Certified Internist and a Board-Certified Pediatrician. Dr. Poole specializes in all ages and behavioral pediatrics. She truly enjoys working with patients in all stages of their lives and takes pride in being a resource for their healthy habits.

After earning her Medical Degree at the University of Miami, Florida, Dr. Poole completed her residency at Metrohealth Medical Center/Case Western Reserve in Cleveland, Ohio.

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Dr. Vlada Eunus

Doctor of Nursing

Vlada Eunus is a Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner and a Doctor of Nursing Practice. She obtained her first degree from the Herzen Teaching University in 1994 and worked as an elementary school teacher for several years. After moving to the United States, she earned her Bachelor of Nursing degree from the Stony Brook University (SUNY) in 2008 and worked as an RN in the vent unit of the Wyckoff Hospital for almost 5 years. Vlada earned her Master’s degree and Doctorate degree in Pediatrics Primary Care in 2013-2016 from the University of South Alabama. Vlada speaks three languages: Russian, English, and Bengali. She is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau International organization. 

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Shannon Grow, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Shannon has had a lifelong career serving in pediatrics that began 20 years ago working in School Health at the Florida Department of Health – Marion County. She has always enjoyed taking care of children of all ages. Shannon received her Nursing diploma from Central Florida College in Ocala, Florida and her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from the University of Jacksonville. She earned her Masters of Science in Nursing at Simmons University in Boston, Massachusetts as Family Nurse Practitioner.  Shannon is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, certified by The American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Shannon is excited to meet new patients and care for the surrounding community by implementing Premier Pediatrics’ mission of quality healthcare.

 

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Dr. Pablo Almuna

Physician

Lilia Aguila, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Lilia has been an Ocala resident for over 18 years and had served the local community as a nurse in the emergency department for 5 years. She started her studies as an ESL student (English as a second language) at Central Florida College. She earned her Associate degree in Nursing from Rasmussen College, and a Bachelor of Nursing degree from Central Florida College. Finally, Lilia earned her Master of Science degree as an Advanced Family Nurse Practitioner from South University. Originating from Panama, she is bilingual and speaks Spanish and English. She carries the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners certification to treat all patients throughout their lifespan. Lilia strives to provide excellent and compassionate care to her pediatric patients. 

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Donald Conner, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Donald Conner relocated from Michigan with his family in 1990 to pursue a career in Pediatrics. His educational background includes degrees from Southwestern Michigan College and undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Florida. He has cared for children in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at the University of Florida. These patients include trauma, Organ TFA along with Pediatric Cancers specializing in neuro-oncology. As a Primary Care Nurse Practitioner, Donald specialized in acute illnesses and ADHD.

Rachel Couture, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Rachel was born and raised here in Ocala, FL and recently moved back to the area. She has always had a desire to take care of pediatric patients and feels beyond blessed to have the opportunity to care for children and their families in her very own hometown! She is an Advanced Registered Family Nurse Practitioner, Board-Certified by the ANCC with over eight years of experience taking care of tiny babies as a Registered Nurse in the Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Winnie Palmer Hospital in Orlando, FL. She returned to school in 2016 to pursue her APRN degree from the University of Central Florida and graduated in 2019. 

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Nodica Browne, APRN

Nurse Practitioner

Nodica Browne obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from Bethune Cookman University in 2007. She worked on a Progressive Care Unit for 10 years where she cared for cardiac patients. In 2016 Nodica earned her Master’s Degree in Nursing from South University. As a Family Nurse Practitioner, she has the ability to care for the whole family, but her passion to see children have healthy lives has led her to the pediatric population. She has served the pediatric population for about 3 years. She loves caring for patients and feels like work isn’t work, but her passion and a calling. She is thankful for the opportunity to care for your children.

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