Procedures We Offer
Why Choose Us?
- Adjacent to Celebration Health Hospital
- 4D Ultrasound On-Site
- High-End, High-Tech Office
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David A. Marcantel, MD, FACOG
Dr. David Marcantel was born in Louisiana and spent his childhood in Louisiana, Texas and even lived in the Panama Canal Zone. He received his BS from LSU and received his medical degree from LSU School of Medicine in Shreveport Louisiana. Dr. Marcantel and his family were the 5th residents of Celebration when the town was built in 1996. He opened the practice in 1998 and has been serving the community for over 20 years.
Dr. Marcantel was is the Section Chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Florida Hospital Celebration Health. He also was Director of Clinical Services at Celebration Health. His practice takes an active role in the hospital leadership and the surrounding communities. In 2011 Dr. Marcantel saw an additional need in the community for pediatric services and opened Celebration Pediatrics. When he isn’t working Dr. Marcantel enjoys his time with his wife and five sons. Additionally, he is a member of Corpus Christi Catholic Church, volunteers for local charities and serves on the board of the Celebration Youth Football League. His hobbies include: art, travel, golf & sports and has served on the board of the Celebration Youth Football League
Robert F. Lemert, MD, FACOG
Dr. Lemert was born in 1969 in Laredo, Texas at Laredo Air Force Base. After high school, he attended Hampden-Sydney College in Virginia. He majored in both History and Chemistry, receiving Honors in History for his thesis on Scottish History. He attended the Virginia Programme at Oxford, while in college. He received the Senior Chemistry Award during his final year in college for his research.
In 2000, he accepted a job in Pittsburgh, PA with Mercy Ob/Gyn Associates. During his tenure in Pittsburgh, he was active in teaching medical students, and resident physicians. He was the director of medical education for the department. He also helped run the High Risk pregnancy clinic. He also served on several hospital leadership committees. He was a Woman's Health lecturer for the Carnegie Library.
Dr. Lemert joined Celebration OBGYN in January 2010. Dr. Lemert is the Section Chair of the Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology at Florida Hospital Celebration Health.He lives in Celebration and spends most of his free time being an attentive "soccer father." He has 3 beautiful daughters. He attends Celebration Community Church. In his spare time, he practices chemistry in the art of gourmet cooking and home-brewing. He is an avid reader of multiple subjects and a music enthusiast.
Farah T. Mahbub, MD
Farah Mahbub is originally from Bangladesh and moved with her family to Georgia at a young age. Having been exposed to poverty and a demand for quality healthcare in her native country, she has always had a passion for serving others. While in college at the University of Georgia, she realized her love for science and her aspiration to serve others were perfectly paired through the art of medicine. Farah loves to travel and explore the diversity in the cultures around the world. In medical school at the Medical College of Georgia she had an opportunity to travel to Peru on a medical mission trip against prevention of cervical cancer. This fueled her passion for women's health and she knew that she would be most fulfilled training as an obstetrician-gynecologist.
Farah completed her obstetric-gynecology residency at Winnie Palmer Hospital for Women and Babies, one of the largest and busiest women's hospitals in the country. Residency has provided her the training to handle complex patients within the obstetric and gynecologic fields. She has received extensive training in managing high risk pregnancies and is proficient in performing minimally invasive surgery including laparoscopic and robotic surgery. Farah joined Celebration Obstetrics and Gynecology in August 2016 and feels blessed to be able to continue her care for women.
Jennifer R. Vande Velde, DO, FACOG
Dr. Jennifer Vande Velde was born in Rochester, NY and grew up 60 miles south of Buffalo, NY. She graduated from State University of New York at Fredonia with an undergraduate degree in biology in 2003. In 2007 she graduated from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic with her Osteopathic medical degree. In 2011 she completed her residency program and started working for the Cleveland Clinic Foundation as a general OB/GYN. Both during residency and her time at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Dr. Vande Velde took special interest in minimally invasive robotic surgery. She has performed over 200 robotic surgeries during her time with the Cleveland Clinic
Dr. Vande Velde and her husband have 2 children, Willow and Vincent. They enjoy ice skating, hockey, soccer, gymnastics, baseball, and lots of imaginative play. When not at work she enjoys spending time with her wonderful children and extended family. She loves entertaining, family vacations, and volunteering when they can. Dr. Vande Velde is loving her move to sunny Florida and living in the community with the wonderful citizens of Celebration Florida.
Kanisha L. Sierra Rios, MD
Dr. Sierra Rios was born and raised in Bayamon, Puerto Rico to a close-knit family, being the youngest of four girls. She attended Catholic School from kindergarten through high school and received her Bachelors of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Puerto Rico in San Juan. Later she attended Ponce School of Medicine for her medical degree and the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine to complete her residency. During her residency, she was awarded the “Recognition of Excellence on Minimally Invasive Surgery” by the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists.
After arriving to the Hospital San Pablo in Bayamon, Dr. Sierra Rios noticed the need for the humanization of the delivery process and the high cesarean section rate. Her flagship project was the Humanized Birth Program which focuses on decreasing the C-section rate by empowering pregnant patients who previously had no input regarding her care, by adding doulas to the OB team to work as advocates for the patient. She believes that there is no other specialty that offered her the privilege to care for women throughout all the stages of her life. Having the opportunity to be a surgeon and a primary care physician at the same time, is something that gives her great passion to provide exceptional care for her patients.
In her personal time, Dr. Sierra Rios enjoys spending time with her husband of five years Jose. They enjoy the beach, golfing, traveling, music, food and family.
“I come from a tiny island in the Caribbean with 3.5 million people. Starting our lives in Florida allowed us to feel the same warmth and comfort we used to get back home but where I could further develop my career and skills being surrounded by such a talented team. I am excited to share my love and passion with every single one of my patients.”-Dr. Sierra Rios
Suzette C. Boyette, MSN, ARNP
Suzette C. Boyette, MSN, ARNP is a women’s health Nurse Practitioner from the University of Florida since 1996. In 2005, Suzette also studied and obtained certifications in holistic modalities of Qigong, Reiki and Energy Medicine to complement her skills as a nurse practitioner. What makes her practices unique is that she integrates her skills from both worlds- traditional medicine and complementary medicine to provide the best care possible. She specializes in integrative, holistic care in family planning, well women exams from adolescence to menopause, stress management aswell as minor gynecological problems.
In the past, she also has enjoyed being Adjunct Nursing Faculty at UCF College of Nursing; Podcaster of her own podcasting company; Author/Columnist of a local Moms Magazine; Volunteer for local organizations such as the Beta Center; and speaker at various conferences about parentingto women’s health.
Suzette enjoys being with her husband (married over 23 years) and three amazing children. She loves to travel, cook, read and most of all learn. Her most recent passion is learning how to use the love of her Christian faith to help her become a better mom, wife, woman and of course, nurse practitioner.
Michelle Perez, Diagnostic Medical Sonographer
Michelle Perez R.D.M.S. M.H.Sc. Michelle is a Registered Diagnostic Medical Sonographer. She received her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan and continued on to obtain a Master of Health Science Degree. She currently holds credentials in obstetrics, gynecology and abdominal sonography. She received a certificate of competence from the Maternal Fetal Medicine Foundation in the following areas Nuchal Transluceny-11-13 scans, Nasal Bone and Cervical Length Assessment. She has been in the field for over 13 years.
Michelle was born and raised in Mid-Michigan. She is married with 3 children and currently resides in Orlando. She is an active member of the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers since 1998.