YOUR TEAM AT CHOICE CARE
Beyond a patient/doctor relationship is something foreign to healthcare today… the patient/doctor friendship
Daniel C. Buda, DO, DSc
Dr. Daniel Buda at Choice Care is an Osteopathic Physician who graduated in the top one third of his class at Western University of Health Sciences. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of California at Irvine. While working at UC Irvine Medical Center, Dr. Buda was recognized for his exemplary bedside manner, his caring, compassionate approach to patient care, and exceptional communication skills. He was acknowledged among the top physicians in patient approval ratings and collaborative relations with physician peers. These skills have allowed the development of a comprehensive network of medical specialists who collaborate with Dr. Buda and his team.
Prior to attending medical school Dr. Buda received his Master’s degree, followed by a Doctor of Science degree in Physical Therapy from Loma Linda University. His Doctoral Dissertation focused on the study of upper extremity disorders with an emphasis on Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. After working as Director of Rehabilitation in a variety of physical therapy outpatient centers, he founded Orange County Doctors of Physical Therapy, a private outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation center where he serves as Chief Executive Officer and has been practicing for the past fourteen years.
His background in rehabilitation, years of experience with patient care and clinic operations, in addition to his specialty as an Osteopathic Physician make him the premiere option for patients looking for comprehensive, conservative, compassionate care. Choice Care patients will receive the benefit of an Osteopathic Physician seeking the least invasive approach to illness, understanding that the body is a unit and possesses the ability for self-repair.
We maintain an environment of continuous learning, attuned to what is current, what is next and what is relevant to our patients
Naomi R. Florea, Pharm.D.
Dr. Naomi Florea is a former Associate Professor, Vice Chair of Innovation, and Director of Professional Experience Programs and Global Health Initiatives at the University of Southern California School of Pharmacy. Dr. Florea holds a specialty in Infectious Diseases, having completed a post-graduate Pharmacotherapy Research Fellowship at the Center for Anti-Infective Research and Development in Hartford, Connecticut. Dr. Florea served as faculty and Chair at Loma Linda University School of Pharmacy from 2003-2015 where she was involved in didactic and experiential course education, clinical practice, research, and international medical outreach. Dr. Florea has received numerous awards including Professor of the Year, Preceptor of the Year, Spiritual Wholeness, and the prestigious Humanitarian Service Award.
Dr. Florea’s research interests range from the pharmacokinetics/pharmacodynamics of anti-infectives to the impact of pharmacists run medical clinics in underserved areas around the world.
Dr. Florea’s focus at Choice Care is on providing Comprehensive Medication Management to the patient population served by this Concierge Medical Practice. Comprehensive Medication Management reduces medication related morbidities, adverse drug events, drug interactions, medication non-adherence, delays in evidence based therapy, and unmitigated medication costs. Comprehensive Medication Management provides the most efficacious, safe, cost efficient, and personalized pharmacotherapy regimens, thereby ensuring optimal outcomes for Choice Care patients.
We strive for whole person care, on and off the court
Charlie Max Torres
Athletic Performance Coach
Charlie Torres has over 19 years of experience training elite athletes , spanning from high school to collegiate to international professional athletics programs to the NBA. Charlie's focus on mental challenges that occur in athletics day to day, has helped countless athletes thrive in stressful situations on and off the court. Charlie gives his athletes a mental edge that puts them above the rest.