Dr. Ernesto L. Sarduy

DNP, PMHNP-BC

Dr. Ernesto L. Sarduy, DNP, PMHNP-BC, is an experienced psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner serving patients at South Florida Psychiatry in M...

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Dr. Ernesto L. Sarduy

DNP, PMHNP-BC

Dr. Ernesto L. Sarduy, DNP, PMHNP-BC, is an experienced psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner serving patients at South Florida Psychiatry in Miami, Florida. At the practice, Dr. Sarduy provides compassionate and thorough care to every patient he sees.

Dr. Sarduy has been caring for veterans with trauma and mental illness at the Miami VA Medical Center since 2017 and was recognized as the first psychiatric nurse practitioner resident in the history of the Miami VA.

More recently, as the COVID-19 pandemic increased the risk for suicide in veterans, Dr. Sarduy conducted a clinical project at the VA to develop a new protocol for the care of veterans who test positive for suicidal ideations using an algorithm he also created.

Dr. Sarduy plans to continue his work to improve mental health outcomes and well-being for veterans and the community.

At South Florida Psychiatry, Dr. Sarduy works with adults and children suffering from various mental health disorders and behavioral health conditions. He offers the convenience of in-person and virtual appointments to ensure patients receive the best care for their specific needs.

Call the South Florida Psychiatry office in Miami, Florida, to schedule a psychiatric consultation or book an appointment online today.

Dr. Rochelle Bradley

DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Dr. Rochelle Bradley is a Doctor of Nursing Practice prepared Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (DNP, PMHNP-BC). She holds ...

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Dr. Rochelle Bradley

DNP, APRN, PMHNP-BC

Dr. Rochelle Bradley is a Doctor of Nursing Practice prepared Board Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (DNP, PMHNP-BC). She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Miami. As a registered nurse in Miami, she spent 5 years caring for patients with a wide range of disorders and 2 years as a travel nurse in California during the pandemic. Soon after obtaining her Master of Science in Nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice degrees from Florida International University, Dr. Bradley joined the South Florida Psychiatry team.

Dr. Bradley’s goal is to decrease the stigmatization surrounding mental health by providing an easy-going atmosphere for her clients. Her natural ability to build rapport with clients allows her to provide compassionate comprehensive mental health services across the lifespan. By creating evidence based individualized treatment plans with client involvement, Dr. Bradley helps motivate clients to feel empowered to address their mental health needs.

In her spare time, Dr. Bradley enjoys yoga, meditation, strength training and relaxing at the beach.

Glenda Ybarra

MSN, APRN,PMHNP-BC

Glenda Ybarra is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner qualified to deliver specialized medical care, with a primary focus on intervention th...

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Glenda Ybarra

MSN, APRN,PMHNP-BC

Glenda Ybarra is a Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner qualified to deliver specialized medical care, with a primary focus on intervention through psychotherapy and psychopharmacology. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Miami-Dade College through the Baptist Health Nurse Scholars Program. As a Registered Nurse at Baptist Hospital of Miami, she began providing care for patients with diverse disorders. Following the completion of her Master of Science in Nursing from West Coast University, she became a member of the South Florida Psychiatry team, where she is dedicated to reducing the stigma surrounding mental health and creating a comfortable atmosphere for her clients. Fluent in both English and Spanish, she provides medical care to a diverse community with the objective of empowering patients to enhance their mental well-being, delivering exceptional and quality care. In her free time, Glenda focuses on self-improvement through exercise and meditation, while also enjoying food and creating memories with her fiancé and her family.

Jessica Penate

MSN, APRN,PMHNP-BC

Jessica Penate is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner who completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Miami Dade College....

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Jessica Penate

MSN, APRN,PMHNP-BC

Jessica Penate is a Board Certified Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner who completed a Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Miami Dade College. Hailing from Miami, they spent five years as a registered nurse caring for patients across diverse settings such as medical-surgical, oncology, infusion, and psychiatry. Driven by a desire to specialize in psychiatry, they pursued and attained a Master of Science in Nursing degree as a Psychiatric Mental-Health Nurse Practitioner from Florida International University. Currently enrolled in a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program at FIU, they are proficient in both English and Spanish.

With a deep sense of compassion towards their patients, they eagerly anticipate collaborating closely with them to address their mental health needs effectively. Their overarching goal is to empower patients to enhance their mental well-being while delivering exceptional, high-quality care. During leisure moments, they relish spending time with family, engaging in fitness activities, and exploring new destinations through travel.

Isis De Armas

MSN, APRN,PMHNP-BC

Isis de Armas is a distinguished Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse. Beginning her nursing career in 2016, Isis graduated from Miami Dade...

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Isis De Armas

MSN, APRN,PMHNP-BC

Isis de Armas is a distinguished Board-Certified Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse. Beginning her nursing career in 2016, Isis graduated from Miami Dade College School of Nursing and subsequently dedicated 7 years to serving as a Critical Care Trauma Nurse at Ryder Trauma Center. Her deep-seated passion for mental health led her to advance her expertise by obtaining her Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner degree from Florida International University, where she graduated with honors and was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau. Currently, Isis is furthering her professional journey by pursuing her Doctoral degree at Florida International University (FIU). Fluent in English and Spanish, she is committed to decreasing the stigma associated with mental health. She employs evidence-based practices and a client-centered approach in her work. Emphasizing respect for patient autonomy, Isis promotes treatment goals that are aligned with the individual needs and values of her patients. Through her dedication and comprehensive approach, she aims to make a significant impact in the field of mental health care.

Diana

Patient Experience Coordinator

As a Patient Experience Coordinator, she is dedicated to ensuring that every individual who walks through our doors receives the highest level of care...

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Diana

Patient Experience Coordinator

As a Patient Experience Coordinator, she is dedicated to ensuring that every individual who walks through our doors receives the highest level of care and support. With a background in healthcare administration and a passion for patient advocacy, she strives to create a welcoming and empathetic environment for all patients.

Her role involves liaising between patients, healthcare providers, and administrative staff to address concerns, facilitate communication, and enhance overall patient satisfaction. Whether it’s coordinating appointments, providing information about services, or resolving issues, she is committed to making the healthcare journey as smooth and positive as possible for every patient.

With a keen attention to detail and a compassionate approach, she works tirelessly to uphold the standards of excellence in patient care. She believes that every interaction is an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life, and she is grateful for the privilege to serve and support our patients on their healthcare journey.