Our Providers

Internal Medicine Associates

Dr. Lutarewych received his undergraduate degree cum laude at Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota. He attended medical school at the Univerity of Minnesota where he graduated with honors. He then moved to Chicago and completed his Internal Medicine residency at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. A recipient of an Air Force scholarship, he served as an internist at Second Medical Group, Barksdales Air Force Base, Shreveport, Louisiana. He was an Infectious Disease Fellow at the University of Minnesota. As a Fellow, he received the NFID- Astra Postdoctoral Fellowship in Infectious Disease Training in Herpes Virus Research in cytomegalovirus infections. He joined IMA in 1996 and is the Hospital Epidemiologist at Southwest Regional Center.

Born in Argentina and raised in Peru, Dr. Mather began his medical studies in Lima, Peru and completed his medical training at the University of Miami School of Medicine.  He served his two-year fellowship in Endocrinology in Houston, TX. Dr. Mather is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Endocrinology.

Dr. Mather has a special interest in the management of diabetes mellitus and is active in the local chapter of the American Diabetes Treatment Center at Lee Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Mather also works extensively with patients suffering from disorders of the thyroid, pituitary tumors, infertility and adrenal disorders.

Dr. Victor Luna was born in Panama and began his medical education in San Jose, Costa Rica.  After completing two Internships in Panama in 1997, he practiced as a General Practitioner at Clinica Hospital San Fernando until 1999.  He relocated to the United States, where he served his Internal Medicine Internship and Residnecy as LSU Health Sciences Center in Lafayette, Louisiana and served as Chief Resident in the Internal Medicine Department there until 2002.  He also earned his Fellowship in Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism from the University of South Florida, Tampa, in 2004.

Dr. Luna is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and in Endocrinology by the American Board of Internal Medicine.  He is also Certified by the Educational Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates and the International Society for Clinical Densitometry.  He has his AACE Thyroid Ultrasound Accreditation.  He is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Diabetes Associates, and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists.

Dr. Luna is fluent in Spanish and English and is a member of IMA’s Endocrinology Team.  He is accepting new patients at both our Metro Parkway and our Cape Coral office locations.

Physicians’ Primary Care

Education
Duke University – B.S. Biology and Psychology
Durham, NC completed 1986

Medical School
University of Maryland School of Medicine – M.D.
Baltimore, MD completed 1990

Residency
Eastern Virginia Graduate School of Medicine
Norfolk, VA – OB/GYN residency completed 1994

Board Certified

Diplomate of the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Special Training Experience

daVinci Robotic Surgical System
Pelvic Repair
Novasure Impedance Controlled Endometrial Ablation System
Boston Scientific Pinnacle System
Boston Scientific Solyx SIS Mid-Urethral ; Sling System
Conceptus Essure in Office Tubal Occlusion System
Gynecare Thermachoice Uterine Balloon Therapy System
Bostons Scientific Advantage Fit Retropubic TVT Sling
INTONE non invasive incontinence treatment
Gentle Cesarean Section
Vaginal Birth after Cesarean Section
Single Site DAVINCI Surgery (Training ongoing)

Principle Investigator on the following clinical studies:

1.Randomized Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to evaluate the safety and efficiency of Elagix
2. Reamdomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-controlled Study to evaluate the effects of Odanacatib MK-0822 on bone mineral density and overall safety in the treatment of osteoporosis in postmenopausal women previously treated with an oral bisphosphonate
3. A Placebo-Controlled, Randomized, Double-Blind, Parallel-Group, Dose -Finding trial to evaluate the efficaty and safety of TBS-2 Intranasal Testosterone Gel in women with acquired female orgasmic disorder

Career Interests

Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery
Incontinence, pelvic floor disorders
Chronic Pain Disorders
Infertility
Menopause Management
Preventive Medicine
Ultrasounds
Clinical research in women’s health

Professional Memberships

Fellow, American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Member, Florida Medical Association
Member, Lee County Medical Society
Diplomat, National Board of Medical Examiners
Member, American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists(AAGL)

Education
Florida Atlantic University  B.A. – Boca Raton, Florida
Completed 1999
Florida Atlantic University MS – Boca RAton, Florida
Completed 2001

Medical School
University Of Miami Leonard M. Miller School Of Medicine- Miami Florida
Completed 2005

Residency
University of Vermont, Fletcher Allen Health Center
Completed 2009

Board Certified
Board Certified

Professional Memberships

Member, American Medical Association
Fellow, American College of OB/GYN
Member, Florida Medical Association
Member, Lee County Medical Society

Florida Skin Center

Board Certified Dermatologist
  • University of Miami, B.S.
  • Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, D.O
  • University of Health Sciences School of Medicine, M.D.
  • Miami Childrens Hospital, Pediatric Residency
  • Albany Medical College, Dermatology Residency
  • Miami Childrens Hospital, Pediatric Dermatology Mini Fellowship
  • Board Certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology

Dr. Badia opened Florida Skin Center in July 2001, just after completing her dermatology training in Albany, New York. Since then, she has developed the practice to be a full service facility, offering state of the art amenities to her patients. As Dr. Badia is a pediatrician, in addition to being a dermatologist, she is well versed in treating patients of all ages, even newborns. She is on the national osteopathic pediatric dermatology certification board. Medical dermatology for children and adults is the focus of Florida Skin Center. Under her direction, Florida Skin Center offers the only narrow band UVB phototherapy treatment center in the area for psoriasis and eczema, full Mohs services, dermatopathology services, and a full complement of laser, cosmetic and aesthetic services.

While her emphasis is patient care, she also makes efforts to be involved with the community, and has been recognized locally, with the Hispanic Affairs Advisory Board Volunteer of the Year and nationally, with the Congressional Medal of Distinction. Dr. Badia is a regular lecturer at the Miami Childrens Hospital Pediatric Postgraduate Course and is a national speaker for the American Association of Anti Aging Medicine. She lectures nationally and locally on a variety of dermatolo gy topics, and is published in leading dermatology and pediatric journals.