Orlando Family Physicians
Vanessa Urbina, M.D. was born in Caracas-Venezuela in 1978. She was brought up by very compassionate parents who were always helping the underserved. She grew up in Caracas until age 12 when her dying mother brought her to this country in her final attempt to give her daughter a better future. Vanessa earned her bachelor’s degree from FAU in 2003. She then completed Medical School at the University of Miami in 2007. After graduating she went on to complete 4 years of General Surgery at Baptist Princeton Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. She left General Surgery to focus on a more General Practice method of care which included training and practices in Weight Loss, Urgent Care, Occupational Health, Addiction Medicine, Rehabilitation Medicine, Hospice and Pediatrics. Now as a General Practitioner, she focuses on the compassionate family doctor personal care of her patients at Orlando Family Physicians. Vanessa loves animals and she spends her free time dancing Flamenco at Flamenco del Sol. She currently resides with her daughter and her two dogs in Sanford, Florida.