Physician Assistants at Total Orthopaedic Care
Johana F. Duque, PA-C
As a certified physician assistant, Johana focuses on providing exceptional care for patients of all ages who have orthopaedic, neurological, and/or rheumatological conditions. She has active privileges at several local hospitals including Memorial Hospital West, Westside Regional Medical Center, and Florida Medical Center.
Johana was born in Colombia and immigrated to the US in 2002. She completed her undergraduate studies at Florida International University and obtained her physician assistant degree in 2011. She is an active member of the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants. Additionally, Johana graduated magna cum laude at the University of Montserrat where she was awarded her MD degree in 2015.
She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA).
In her spare time, Johana enjoys participating in a wide variety of sports and outdoor activities, including swimming. She is bilingual, fluent in both English and Spanish.
Bianca Meneses, PA-C
As a certified physician assistant, Bianca focuses on providing exceptional care for patients of all ages who have orthopaedic, neurological and/or rheumatological conditions. She has active privileges at FMC, Westside Regional Medical Center and many other local Hospitals, bringing along her experience in the field of orthopaedics. She enjoys working with patients of all ages and ethnicity.
Bianca Meneses was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and came to the United States in 1992.
Her interest in orthopaedics began in high school as she found herself drawn to projects that involved the musculoskeletal system; including an inciting presentation on Osgood-Schlatter Disease her Senior year.
Her compassion followed her through college where she spent all of her volunteer hours at an orthopedic clinic helping in any way she could. She completed her Bachelors of Science Degree at Florida Atlantic University and went on to receive her Physician Assistant Degree at Miami Dade College.
She is a member of the Florida Academy of a Physician Assistants and American Academy of Physician Assistants.
She enjoys high-level competitive sports- with a special interest in soccer, which she has played since childhood.
Bianca is very compassionate about the importance of maintaining a healthy weight and diet through physical activity and proper nutrition.
She finds it very rewarding to communicate fluently with patients in English, Portuguese and Spanish.
Sheila Rosemberg Hirshbein, ARNP-ANCC (FNP-BC)
Sheila Rosemberg Hirshbein is a Board Certified ARNP-ANCC, (FNP-BC) with an emphasis on providing exceptional care for patients of all ages with orthopaedic, neurological and/or rheumatological conditions. She has hospital privileges at Memorial Hospital West and Westside Regional Medical Center.
Sheila was born in Venezuela. She completed MD studies at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas and received a Master’s Degree in Public Health. After immigrating to the United States, she attended FIU in Miami - completing her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing (RN), and going on to graduate magna cum laude with Master of Science in Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner specialty.
Over the years, Sheila has participated in several community healthcare activities for diabetes, breast cancer, skin care prevention. She is a voluntary member in the Endocrinology Dept. at Cleveland Clinic-Weston and has volunteered in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at Memorial Hospital. She is an active participant in the Women’s International Zionist Organization (WIZO) and PTA volunteer at her daughter’s school.
She especially loves to travel and spend time with her family and friends.
Sheila is bilingual, communicating fluently in English and Spanish.
Chaquera Jackson, PA-C
As a certified physician assistant, Chaquera Jackson focuses on providing exceptional care for patients of all ages for their orthopaedic, neurological and/or rheumatologic conditions. She has active privileges at Memorial Hospital West and Westside Regional Medical Center.
Chaquera was born in Miami, Fl. Her interest in orthopaedic medicine blossomed after sustaining an ankle injury, leading to her pursuit of a Bachelor’s of Science degree in athletic training in 2013. She subsequently went on to complete a Master’s in Physician Assistant in 2018, at South University in Tampa, Fl.
Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Chaquera is also a member of the National Athletic Trainer’s Association, the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Florida Academy of Physician Assistants.
In her spare time, in keeping with her belief in an active lifestyle, Chaquera enjoys participating in a variety of dance classes including ballet, modern contemporary and jazz.