Shell Point Specialty Medical Consultants

A comprehensive array of specialty medical providers serve patients at the Arbor Medical Specialty Clinic, located in The Woodlands at Shell Point. These caring professionals, who are contracted by Shell Point as consultants, add another dimension of care at Shell Point by affording residents the opportunity to receive even the most specialized care without the need to leave the community.

Audiology and Hearing

Jack Adams, MS, CCC-A
Audiologist and owner of Audiology Consultants of Southwest Florida, has been helping people improve their hearing for more than 30 years. At the Arbor Medical Center, he can provide a full range of audiology services, including hearing tests to determine a patient’s level of impairment and the cause of hearing loss. “Hearing tests are simple, quick and painless – and they are covered by Medicare,” said Dr. Adams. “I always encourage people to seek help as soon as they notice any communication problem.”

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 481-2088.

Chiropractic Care

Dr. Charles Fulton
A fourth-generation native of Fort Myers, has been in private practice for more than 20 years. While working predominantly as a hands-on chiropractor, he will also incorporate other techniques for those who may prefer alternate care options. His ultimate goal is to get his patients out of pain and back to regular activity as quickly as possible.

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 275-0770.

Dentistry

Deborah Streater, DDS
Graduated from the University of North Texas in 1988 and received a dental degree from Baylor College of Dentistry in 1992. Dr. Streater joined Dr. Milsap’s practice in 1996 and began serving the Shell Point community in 2001. Dr. Streater travels to attend classes and obtain updates on implants, as well as cosmetic and family dentistry. She is a member of the FDA, ADA and Lee County Dental Society.

 

 

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 936-3030. Please note that dentistry appointments take place at an office in the J. Howard Wood Medical Center, rather than the Arbor Specialty Medical Center.

Dermatology

Shannen Vixler, C-APRN Graduated from Florida Gulf Coast University School of Nursing with both bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nursing, including successful completion of the nurse practitioner program. Her more than 20 years of dermatology clinical experience is reflected in both the quality and thoroughness of her compassionate care. Shannen recommends yearly skin examinations for adults, and has passion for providing quality dermatologic care to the residents of Shell Point.

 

Allison Tubbs, C-APRN
Graduated at the top of her class from Florida Gulf Coast University with a master’s degree in nursing and has since achieved clinical excellence as a registered nurse in critical and post-anesthesia care. She was also the recipient of the Outstanding Primary Health Care award presented by Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society. Allison cares for patients by utilizing evidence-based guidelines blended with extensive clinical experience from her more than 20 years of experience in patient care.

 

 

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 565-1367.

Hospitalist

Dr. Sumeet Shetty
Shell Point has arranged the services of a hospitalist for residents who experience a short-term stay at a Lee Health hospital. A hospitalist is a physician whose primary professional focus is the general care of hospitalized patients. Their responsibilities include patient care, teaching, research, leadership and coordination of care with specialists.

Shell Point residents are encouraged to request Dr. Sumeet Shetty upon admission to the hospital. With 20 years of experience in patient care and leadership, Dr. Shetty and his team work in the hospital every day, seeing patients, collaborating with nursing staff, following up on diagnostics and addressing medication and treatment issues as they arise. Once you are discharged, Dr. Shetty’s team will collaborate closely with the Shell Point clinical team to provide a well-defined plan of care.

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 201-2685.

Opthalmology

Dr. Trevor Elmquist
Dr. Trevor Elmquist founded Elmquist Eye Group in Southwest Florida in 1992, and opened his satellite office at Shell Point in 2004. Dr. Elmquist offers his patients the most modern eye care available, and they have come to know and trust him for his dedication, care and concern. As a dedicated medical professional, Dr. Elmquist combines a wealth of knowledge, experience and commitment, giving each patient the undivided attention he or she deserves. Dr. Elmquist is an experienced, licensed ophthalmologist who is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and the American Osteopathic Board of Ophthalmology and Otorhinolaryngology. “It is my goal to ensure that our patients at Shell Point receive the highest quality eye care and service,” said Dr. Elmquist. “We use the most up-to-date diagnostic and treatment equipment available.” 

Sarah Eccles-Brown, MD
Sarah Eccles-Brown, MD, is a licensed ophthalmologist who is board certified by the American Board of Ophthalmology and a fellow of the American Academy of Ophthalmology. She graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in biological science and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Florida State University. She completed medical school at New York Medical College, earning her MD, along with an election to the medical honor society Alpha Omega Alpha. She served as an ophthalmology resident at Wilford Hall Medical Center and San Antonio Military Medical Center in Texas, gaining valuable experience at a Level 1 trauma center and caring for burn ward patients from all over the state as well as active duty members injured abroad. She also served as a major in the U.S. Air Force, where she had the honor of serving the active duty, retiree and dependent population of Northwest Florida as a comprehensive ophthalmologist.

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 936-2020.

Orthopedic

Dr. David Eichten
Dr. David Eichten attended medical school at Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. During that time, he spent two years on clinical rotations in Fort Myers, where he worked with Dr. Humbert and Dr. Fenning at Joint Implant Surgeons of Florida. He also spent time at Shell Point working with resident physicians and completed an extra year of fellowship training in hip and knee joint replacement. Dr. Eichten takes pride in providing the best in joint replacement care and helping patients get rid of pain so they can return to the activities they love.

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 337-2003.

Podiatry

Dr. Richard D. Calhoun, DPM
In July 2016, Dr. Richard D. Calhoun, DPM, opened a local podiatry practice in Fort Myers called Foot and Ankle Care of the Island Coast. He received his medical degree from Kent State University College of Podiatric Medicine in Independence, Ohio, and completed a residency at Mercy St. Vincent Medical Center in Toledo, Ohio. His training focused on forefoot and reconstructive rearfoot and ankle surgery, as well as lower extremity wound care and diabetic limb salvage. He advocates a multidisciplinary team approach to medical care, and is fluent in Spanish.

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 482-7100.

Dr. Robert Dushack
Dr. Robert Dushack is a U.S. Navy veteran of the Gulf War. He graduated from Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania, where he received a bachelor’s degree in biology. Dr. Dushack completed his formal medical training at Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine, and also completed an intensive residency program at the University of Pittsburgh, Mercy Hospital. Dr. Dushack is trained in the medical and surgical care of all lower extremity ailments. Dr. Dushack lives in Fort Myers, where he has his own practice, APEX Foot & Ankle Center, LLC.

Appointment Information

To schedule an appointment, please call (239) 433-0064.