We are a group of professionals passionate about healthcare and dedicated to your well-being. Under the guidance of Dr. Miranda, our Medical Director and the Primary Care Physician for Miranda Med Center, we aim to provide you with the kind of service that, we hope, will make you feel like a part of our extended family. Here, we’d like to share with you a little background about ourselves. So come and meet the members of our team!
& Primary Care Physician
Dr. Miranda is a native of Brazil who graduated from the University of Sao Paulo. He was educated in medicine in Frankfurt, Germany, then received his surgical training in the United States at the University of Florida in Gainesville.
He is certified by the American Board of Surgery and is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. Prior to starting his Family Practice in 2001 in Austin, Texas, Dr. Miranda had extensive experience in Emergency Room care. After retiring from his Surgical Practice in Austin in 1997, he worked as an Emergency Room physician until 2001.
Dr. Miranda speaks English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Italian, and German.
& Wonder Woman
Mrs. Miranda keeps the office neat, cheery and running like a well-oiled machine. She’ll greet you with a smile, in Spanish or English, answer any questions about your visit and accommodate your scheduling needs.
Mrs. Miranda has worked in medicine all her life. Trained as a lab technician, she learned early the value of team work and recognized immediately her ability to contribute to a patient’s sense of well-being.
It is also notable that Mrs. Miranda is an avid user of the SkinCeuticals product line. She can share her first-hand experience with you if you’re looking to try them out and not sure what might be best for you. She really cares that you look and feel your best!
& Amazing Caregiver
Ms. Salinas loves helping patients feel better and always looks forward to listening to their stories when they visit. Her nurturing spirit is no surprise when you discover that gardening is one of her greatest passions in addition to healthcare.
She can also accommodate your scheduling needs, welcome you in Spanish or English and answer any questions you may have about your visit. She is more than glad to help you fill out any forms when necessary and looks forward to seeing you feel and look your best.
Indeed, Ms. Salinas’ favorite service Miranda Med Center offers is the hCG Weight Loss Program. She truly enjoys seeing the effect weight loss has on every patient’s sense of well-being and loves being a part of their journey to a thinner, healthier self.
& Content Manager
Although Melissa is a designer based in Paris, her strong family ties led her to lend a hand in the family business as best she could – building an online window into the admirable practice her family runs.
With a background in branding & advertising, the healthcare market has always held a particular attraction for Melissa, where she has had ample opportunity to stretch her skills. Additionally, living and working in France has helped her develop a keen sensitivity to cultural diversity and international communication.
Got any suggestions on things you’d like to see on the site? Melissa would be glad to hear what you have to say.