Angela Fals

DR ANGELA FALS
Angela Fals, MD is a board certified pediatrician and obesity medicine physician who specializes in providing medically assisted weight management for children and adolescents. Dr. Fals earned her medical degree and completed her residency training in pediatrics at Loma Linda University School of Medicine and Loma Linda University Children’s Hospital, respectively. Dr. Fals is both a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Diplomat of the American Board of Obesity Medicine. She combines her unique knowledge of pediatrics and weight management practices to offer children the most innovative and engaging options to control there weight and avoid a lifetime of obesity. Her multi-disciplinary approach combines medical therapies, counseling, education and physical fitness routines to teach children healthy habits they can carry into adulthood.
8422 International Dr.
Orlando, FL 32819
Phone: 407--487-4243
TREATMENTS OFFERED
Nutrition and Fitness Counseling
Obesity Management
Weight Loss Management
ASSOCIATED CONDITIONS
Childhood Obesity
Obesity
Obesity in Patients with Diabetes
Obesity-Related Gastrointestinal Issues in
Children
Weight-Related Illnesses in Children
SECONDARY LANGUAGES
Medical School - Loma Linda University School of Medicine
Pediatrics - (American Board of Pediatrics)
Pediatrics - (Loma Linda Univ. School of Medicine)
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
English
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
2016 President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, & Nutrition(PCFSN) Community Leadership Award – Awarded to individuals who provide or enhance opportunities to engage in sports, physical activity, fitness, or nutrition-related programs within the community. Orlando, FL. May 2016. | 2013 Patient Experience Top Performer – recognizing AdventHealth Medical Group Physicians (FHMG) who ranked in the 99th Percentile nationally in patient experience as awarded by Press Ganey. March 2014. | Hispanic Physician Award – Bariatric Medicine. Tu Revista Mujer / Idea Media Solutions . Orlando, FL. May 2012. | Recognition by the U.S. Surgeon General Regina Benjamin for AdventHealth for Children’s Healthy100Kids Weight and Wellness Program in childhood obesity prevention and treatment. North American Division of Seventh Day Adventists Health Summit. January 2012. | Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer declared October 25, 2011 as Healthy 100 Kids “fit Day”. | Recognition of AdventHealth for Children’s Healthy100Kids Weight and Wellness. Program by Florida Congressman Webster – Floor Speech, House of Representatives. Congressional Record. October 2011. | Wellsphere / www.mytrainingzone.blogspot.com | Top Health Blogger Award – March 2009 | People’s Health Blogger Award Best of Parenting Category – Dec 2009
PUBLICATIONS
Siegel, R., Fals, A., Mirza, N., Datto, G., Stratbucker, W., Ievers-Landis, C. E., . . . Woolford, S. J. (2015). Social/electronic media use of children and adolescents who attend the pediatric weight management programs of the COMPASS network. Childhood Obesity, 11(5), 624-629. doi:10.1089/chi.2015.0034 | Moore, L.; Fals, A., Jennelle, P. Green, J. Pepe, J. Richard, T. Retrospective Analysis of Waist to Hip Ratio and the Relationship to Laboratory Values associated with Metabolic Syndrome in Children and Adolescents. Journal of Pediatric Health Care, 29(4), July-Aug 2015, 319-324. doi:10.1016/j.pedhc.2014.12.003
Dr. Fals participates with almost all local insurance plans and most major ones too. However we recommend you verify with your insurance provider that this provider is on their approved list.

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