On Tuesday, May 10th at the Jungle Island Treetop Ballroom in Miami, the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce presented the annual Health Care Heroes® Award, which recognizes the collective actions of the individuals, institutions and programs that have made an extraordinary impact in the South Florida healthcare community and whose acts of heroism represent a display of dedication to excellence in their area of expertise beyond the scope of their profession.
Dr. Alejandro Badia, Founder & Creator of Badia Hand to Shoulder Center and the innovative creator of OrthoNOW® the nation’s only network of specialized orthopedic urgent care centers, was one of three finalists in the Healthcare Professional category which also included Anthony Rossi, M.D. and the winner Lillian Rivera, R.N, M.S.W., Ph.D.
“I was truly honored to be recognized by the Chamber for my contribution to healthcare and wellness and in positioning Miami as a center of clinical excellence and a renowned international medical destination throughout my career”, said Dr. Badia. I congratulate Dr. Rivera on her well-deserved recognition.”