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Patricia Poling, M.D.


Internal Medicine, Pediatrics

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Board Certification:
Board Certified in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics

Professional Education:

Harvard University, Cambridge, MA (Psychology), Cum Laude, 9/87 to 6/91

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY (National Health Service Corp. Scholarship Recipient, Class Representative for committee to assist impaired Medical students, Co-coordinator / teach to local junior high students about substance abuse, Eucharistic minister, Human Rights Externship in Alaska with Indian Health Service), 8/91 to 5/95


Ohio State University Medical Center & Nationwide/ Columbus Children’s Hospital – Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatric Residency), Columbus, OH, 7/95 to 6/99

Professional Experience:
Adjunct Associate Clinical Professor, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, 7/01 to 12/03
Caswell Family Medical Center, Medical Director, Internal Medicine and Pediatric Physician, Yanceyville, NC, 8/99 to 12/03
Person Memorial Hospital, Staff Physician in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Roxboro, NC, 8/99 to 3/05
Cleveland Clinic Florida, Department of Internal Medicine (Staff Physician for Internal Medicine/Pediatrics) Naples, FL, 5/05 to 5/06
Medical Surgical Specialists, Department of Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Marco Island, FL, 5/06 to 5/09
Naples Medical Center (Poling Medical Center), Naples, FL, 6/09 to Present

Add’l Areas of Special Interest:
Procedures: PAPS, Skin Biopsies
Interests: Newborn care, Women’s health, Pediatric obesity, Preventive health, Adolescent medicine, Rheumatology, Diabetes management, Asthma management & Public health

Professional Society Memberships:
National Health Service Corp.
American Academy of Pediatrics
American College of Physicians
Collier County Medical Society

Soccer Coach
Student Advisory Committee with local elementary school
Running (1988 Boston Marathon and 1993 and NYC Marathon)
Mountain biking, camping, hiking, pets and reading.

Castle Connelly Winners:
2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011