Dr. Lama Tolaymat
Lama Tolaymat, MD MPH FACOG (born in 1970) is a perinatologist, a medical doctor, an educator, a researcher and an activist for women, Lamas’ career path and lifetime triumphs have provided thousands of mothers to be and their babies with safe deliveries thus saving lives on top of being an inspiration to women in the 21st Century.
In 1987, Lama graduated Summa Cum Laude from high school and in 1991, Lama graduates Magna Cum Laude from Jacksonville University (JU) with a Bachelor in Science, majoring in Biology and Chemistry with a minor in Math. During her studies, Lama was inducted into the President’s List 1988, 1990 and Deans List 1991 based on her academic achievements and accomplished GPA. She also was awarded a University Scholarship for Academic Achievement 1988-1991, was accepted into Who’s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges 1990-1991 and Chemistry Student of the Year 1990-1991.
In 1991, Lama moved to Gainesville, FL to pursue her dreamed of becoming a doctor and to continue with the medical legacy that her family has produced for many decades. This big decision she made was not really a decision at all. It preexisted in Lama’s decision making. It was something she remembered wanting from her childhood years, it expressed itself as a wanting and ultimately as a need. She wanted that, until it became this-the career and life she has now.
In 1995, Lama conquered satisfactorily her dream by obtaining her Medical Degree (MD) at the University of Florida (UF) in Gainesville, Florida (FL). Afterwards Lama obtaining her MD, she moved to Pensacola, Florida to work on her residency at the University of Florida, Sacred Heart Hospital.
From 1999 to 2002, Lama lived in Miami, Fl. Throughout those years, Lama worked vigorously as a fellow, graduated with her Master in Public Health/Epidemiology and aptly completed her Maternal Fetal Medicine Fellowship. Her life became in a certain way, pretty simple after that.
SpecialtiesDoctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.
Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Board Certified
Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified