Spring Hill, Florida (May 22, 2015) – Access Health Care announces that Naresh Peter Menezes, MD recently participated in NAMI Hernando’s fund raiser Celebrity Dancing With the Local Stars on May 16 at Silverthorn Country Club. Dr. Menezes was one of seven participants which included Florida State Senator Wilton Simpson, Florida State Representative Blaise Ingoglia, Hernando County Commissioner Diane Rowden, Hernando County Superintendent of Schools Lori Romano, WREC’s David Lambert and Bayfront Health Brookville and Spring Hill’s Valerie Ciaccio. The fund raiser was emceed by Hernando County Administrator Len Sossamon.
Over $150,000 was raised with a net profit of over $80,000 for NAMI (National Alliance of Mental Illness) Hernando.
Naresh Menezes, MD is board certified in internal medicine and infectious disease and has been affiliated with Access Health Care since 2004. Dr. Menezes is also involved in public health care and has been affiliated with the HIV clinic at the Hernando County Health Department since 2005. His service at the HIV clinic is voluntary and he derives great satisfaction from the care he provides to Hernando County’s public health community. Dr. Menezes received his medical degree from St. Johns Medical College, Bangalore, India. He completed residency in internal medicine at St. Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital Center in New York City and performed his fellowship in infectious disease at the world renowned Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New York.