Wednesday, November 13th, 2019
Wednesday, November 13, 2019 (VERO BEACH): Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital welcomes board-certified family medicine physician Tania Ziegler, MD. Dr. Ziegler earned her doctorate of medicine from the University of Toledo College of Medicine. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Akron General in Ohio, and is a member of the American Board of Family Physicians and American Academy of Family Physicians.
At Emory College, Dr. Ziegler earned her bachelor’s degree in Biology and Classical Civilizations and studied abroad in Greece. She has donated her time to numerous organizations and charities and volunteered as a 2nd lieutenant health officer for the Civil Air Patrol U.S. Air Force Auxiliary. At the University of Georgia in Athens, Dr. Ziegler worked as a research technician in a cancer-related study and has published articles in the academic journal Molecular Biology of the Cell.
During her residency, Dr. Ziegler participated in the Global Health program and contributed to the creation of a community-based health education program for women in Guatemala. Most recently, Dr. Ziegler served patients in Merritt Island, Brevard County, where she focused on preventative medicine and disease management of adults, adolescents and children age six and older.
Dr. Ziegler is now accepting new patients at Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital’s Health & Wellness Center located at 3450 11th Court in Vero Beach. To schedule an appointment, call 772.794.3364.
About Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland Clinic is a nonprofit multispecialty academic medical center that integrates clinical and hospital care with research and education. Located in Cleveland, Ohio, it was founded in 1921 by four renowned physicians with a vision of providing outstanding patient care based upon the principles of cooperation, compassion and innovation. Cleveland Clinic has pioneered many medical breakthroughs, including coronary artery bypass surgery and the first face transplant in the United States. U.S. News & World Report consistently names Cleveland Clinic as one of the nation’s best hospitals in its annual “America’s Best Hospitals” survey. Among Cleveland Clinic’s 66,000 employees are more than 4,200 salaried physicians and researchers and 16,600 nurses, representing 140 medical specialties and subspecialties. Cleveland Clinic’s health system includes a 165-acre main campus near downtown Cleveland, 11 regional hospitals in northeast Ohio, more than 180 northern Ohio outpatient locations – including 18 full-service family health centers and three health and wellness centers – and locations in southeast Florida; Las Vegas, Nev.; Toronto, Canada; Abu Dhabi, UAE; and London, England. In 2018, there were 7.9 million total outpatient visits, 238,000 hospital admissions and observations, and 220,000 surgical cases throughout Cleveland Clinic’s health system. Patients came for treatment from every state and 185 countries. Visit us at clevelandclinic.org. Follow us at twitter.com/CCforMedia and twitter.com/ClevelandClinic. News and resources available at newsroom.clevelandclinic.org.
About Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital
Founded by Garnett Radin, R.N., in 1932, Cleveland Clinic Indian River Hospital is a 332-bed, not for profit hospital offering comprehensive medical services to the Treasure Coast community. The Welsh Heart Center, Scully-Welsh Cancer Center and Scully Endoscopy Center offer full-service programs and a multidisciplinary approach. Healthcare professionals represent specialties including orthopedic services, minimally invasive vascular surgery, neurosurgery, stroke services, robotic surgery, a state-of-the-art wound healing center, bariatric surgery and the only maternity wing in the community. The hospital features all private rooms and is the largest private-sector employer in Indian River County.