Aventura, Fla. – (February, 2010) — Aventura Hospital and Medical Center recently recognized Charles P. Shenker, M.D as Physician of the Quarter. The award is a hospital-wide initiative designed to give employees an opportunity to thank those physicians who demonstrate excellence in clinical care and who display genuine acts of kindness and good will.
“Dr. Shenker is an excellent nurse advocate!” remarked a nurse at Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, “He has a great personality and governs his practice with a high level of professionalism and integrity. We want him to know that we appreciate his continued support.”
Dr. Charles P. Shenker is Board Certified in Pulmonary Diseases and Internal Medicine. He has been an active member of the Medical Staff of Aventura Hospital and Medical Center for more than 20 years. Currently, Dr. Shenker serves as the Chief of Staff at Aventura Hospital and has help other various leadership positions on the Medical Executive Committee over the years. Dr. Shenker attended medical school at the University of Miami School of Medicine in Miami, Florida and completed his Internship and Residency at the University of Alabama Medical Center in Birmingham, Alabama. He went on to complete his Fellowship in Pulmonary Diseases at the University of Miami’s Jackson Memorial Hospital.
“We are very fortunate to have Dr. Shenker as our Chief of Staff,” said Heather J. Rohan, CEO of Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, “Since he took office in 2008, our hospital has seen tremendous growth and improvement. We owe much of that success to his leadership.”