Blake Medical Center is one of six state-designated Burn Care Centers in Florida. Led by renowned burn surgeon and researcher, Dr. Fred Mullins, the program consists of a multidisciplinary team of highly trained specialists with extensive burn experience. Dr. Mullins is a nationally recognized leader in burn research and treatment. He is joined by Dr. Michael VanVliet and Dr. Laura Velcu.
Emergency and Inpatient Care
These services are available for all burn patients that come to the emergency department or are transferred from another facility. The burn surgeon team treats patients through the entire continuum of care, from initial evaluation through reconstructive surgery.
Outpatient Burn Clinic
In collaboration with Burn Centers of Florida, Inc., Blake Medical Center offers an outpatient burn clinic that treats patients not requiring hospitalization as well as previously hospitalized patients. Physicians in the outpatient clinic also provide consultation and management of acute and chronic wounds, skin and soft tissue disorders.