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About Children's Medical Center

Children's Medical Center opened its doors in 1956 in Hollywood Florida, in Pembroke Pines in 1989, and expanded to Chapel Trail in West Broward in 1998. All our Pediatricians are Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and are fellows of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Our Nurse Practitioners are Board certified and have specialty training in pediatric care. We are on staff at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital, Memorial Hospital West, and Memorial Hospital Miramar.

Our Medical Team

Dr. Theodore Morrison Dr. Rachel Cyrlak Dr. Mitchell Samuels Dr. Jacinta Magnus Dr. Kenneth Budowsky Dr. Enrique Gonzalez Dr. Nancy Chiang Dr. Melanie Areopagita Dr. Karla Gil Dr. Carolina Jaramillo Jennifer Rector, ARNP Carol Beloff, ARNP Latonya Taylor, ARNP

Meet Us

Dr. Theodore Morrison

Dr. Theodore Morrison, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
University of Miami
Miami, FL

Bachelor of Science
University of Miami
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Pediatric Internship/Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Military Service:
U.S. Army
Fort Walters, TX
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Recent Awards:
U.S. News and Report - 2012 & 2013
Languages:
English
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Dr. Rachel Cyrlak

Dr. Rachel Cyrlak, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
New York Medical College
Valhalla, NY

Bachelor of Science and Biomedicine
Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education
The City College of New York, C.U.N.Y
New York, NY
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Pediatric Residency
Mount Sinai Hospital
New York, NY

Pediatric Nephrology
New York Hospital
New York, NY
Hospital Positions:
Past Chief of Staff
Joe Di Maggio Children's Hospital
Memorial Healthcare System
Hollywood, FL

Medical Staff Executive Board
Memorial Healthcare System
Hollywood, FL
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Recent Awards:
Gold Coast Magazine Top Docs May/June 2016
Gold Coast Magazine Top Docs May/June 2015
Gold Coast Magazine Top Docs May/June 2014
Consumer Research Council of America's Top Pediatricians 2014
Gold Coast Magazine Top Docs May/June 2013
U.S. News and Report National Listing in Pediatrics 2012 & 2013
Languages:
English
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Dr. Mitchell Samuels

Dr. Mitchell Samuels, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine
New York College of Osteopathic Medicine
Old Westbury, New York

Master of Science, Natural Sciences
Roswell Park Memorial Institute
State University of New York at Buffalo, NY

Bachelor of Arts, Biology
State University of New York at Buffalo, NY
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Traditional Internship
Baptist Medical Center of New York
Brooklyn, New York

Pediatric Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Languages:
English
Personal:
Married, 3 Children

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Dr. Jacinta Magnus

Dr. Jacinta Magnus, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (M.B.B.S.)
University of the West Indies
Kingston, Jamaica

Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry & Zoology
University of the West Indies
Kingston, Jamaica

Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Rotating Internship

Pediatric Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Recent Awards:
U.S. News and Report - 2012 & 2013
Languages:
English

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Dr. Kenneth Budowsky

Dr. Kenneth Budowsky, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Bachelor of Science, Biology
Haverford College
Haverford, PA
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Internship General Surgery
University of Chicago Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Pediatric Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Languages:
English
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Dr. Enrique Gonzalez

Dr. Enrique Gonzalez, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
University of Connecticut Health Center
Farmington, CT

Bachelor of Science, Biology
University of Miami
Miami, FL

Associate in Arts
Miami Dade Community College
Miami, FL
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Pediatric Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Languages:
English, Spanish
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Dr. Nancy Chiang

Dr. Nancy Chiang, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
University of Miami School of Medicine
Miami, FL

Bachelor of Science, Chemistry
University of Miami
Miami, FL
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Pediatric Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Languages:
English, Conversational Spanish
Personal:
Married, 1 Child

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Dr. Melanie Areopagita

Dr. Melanie Areopagita, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
De La Salle University College of Medicine
Dasmarinas, Cavite, Philippines


Bachelor of Science, Nursing
St. Lukes College of Nursing
Quezon City, Manila Philippines
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Internship
St Luke's Medical Center
Quezon City, Manila Philippines
Pediatric Residency
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, Florida

Certification:
American Board of Pediatrics
Fellow American Academy of Pediatrics
Languages:
English, Filipino, and conversational Spanish
Personal:
Married, 1 Child

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Jennifer Rector, ARNP

Jennifer Rector, ARNP, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Master of Science, Nursing
Florida International University
Miami, FL

Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Florida International University
Miami, FL
Languages:
English
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Carol Beloff, ARNP

Carol Beloff, ARNP, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Master of Science, Nursing
Florida International University
Miami, FL

Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Catholic University of America
Washington, D.C.
Languages:
English
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Dr. Karla Gil

Dr. Dolly Weisserman, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
UMDNJ - New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

Master of Public Health
UMDNJ - School of Public Health
Newark, NJ

Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
Rutgers University - Rutgers College
New Brunswick, NJ
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Pediatric Residency
Jackson Memorial Hospital
Miami, FL
Languages:
English, Spanish
Personal:
Married, 1 Child

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Dr. Carolina Jaramillo

Dr. Carolina Jaramillo, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Doctor of Medicine
Ross University School of Medicine
Dominica, West Indies

Bachelor of Science, Biology
Florida International University
Miami, FL
Postdoctoral Clinical Training:
Pediatric Residency
Memorial University Medical Center
Savannah, GA
Languages:
English, Spanish
Personal:
Married, 2 Children

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Latonya Taylor, ARNP

Latonya Taylor, ARNP, CMC Pediatrics Broward County, FL
Education:
Master's of Science, Nursing
Kaplan University
Chicago, IL

Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Grand Canyon University
Phoneix, AZ
Certification:
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Family Nurse Practitioner

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