Carolyna is a Physician Assistant certified by the NCCPA and is licensed to practice in the state of Florida. Carolyna joined Florida Aesthetics and Wellness in 2022 as the primary Medical Weight Loss and Wellness specialist.
Carolyna brings a wealth of knowledge in nutrition and wellness, which she has acquired through intensive academic studies and through being a holistic wellness practitioner herself. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Sciences, with minors in Nutrition and Psychology, from the University of South Florida in 2016. She has since completed her graduate degree at USF’s Physician Assistant Program. She completed advanced education and training with The American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M) and The Hormonal Health Institute (HHI).
As the primary medical provider responsible for the Medical Weight Loss and Wellness program, she is passionate about helping her patients achieve a healthier weight through a holistic approach that considers many aspects of wellness such as nutrition, hormone balance, physical activity, and sleep quality. Her goal is to leverage science and real-world application to help her patients live healthier lives. She focuses on educating, guiding, and supporting her patients through all aspects of weight management and wellness.
Born and raised in Florida, she has lived in Tampa since 2012. She enjoys outdoor activities with her husband and loves a sunny day at the dog beach with her husky.