Dr. Lama Tolaymat

Maternal-Fetal Medicine
FL
29 years experience female

About

Bio

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.

Specialties
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Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Board Certified

Obstetrics and Gynecology, Board Certified

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lama Tolaymat
29 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Healthy: Stay healthy- be at your ideal weight and follow up with your cardiologist as recommended.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lama Tolaymat
29 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Repeat hcg: if repeated hcg is higher- get an ultrasound. if lower, probably miscarried.
A 15-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lama Tolaymat
29 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Not always: depending on the severity of the symptoms- therapy may be all you need. It is best to discuss your specific situation with a doctor.
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Nov 27, 2015
This Thanksgiving, I wanted to share my appreciation for all that you do! Thank you, doctor! :)
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Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Florida International University College of Medicine, FL
Graduated 1991MD
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