Melissa Rose Lafleur, MD, Joins BayCare Medical Group

November 10, 2020
Melissa Lafleur


CLEARWATER, Fla., (Nov. 10, 2020) – M. Rose Lafleur, MD, who specializes in internal medicine, has joined BayCare Medical Group. Her office is at 2350 Sunset Point Road, Suite C, Clearwater.

After completing her undergraduate degree in biology and chemistry from Howard University in Washington, D.C., Dr. Lafleur earned her Doctor of Medicine from The Latin American School of Medicine in Havana, Cuba. She continued her medical education by completing an integral medicine internship at Dr. Salvador Allende Hospital in Havana and an internal medicine residency at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.

Dr. Lafleur partners with patients and families and is committed to providing the highest level of care for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of illnesses and injuries.

A seasoned lecturer and author, Dr. Lafleur has contributed her medical expertise to various peer-related organizations and educational institutions. She is a member of the American College of Physicians, the American Medical Association and Physicians for Social Responsibility. She is fluent in Spanish.

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About BayCare Medical Group
BayCare Medical Group is Tampa Bay's leading multi-specialty group providing primary and specialty care throughout the Tampa Bay and west central Florida regions. As part of the BayCare Health System, these passionate and compassionate physicians extend the mission of BayCare to provide extraordinary care for every patient, every time, everywhere. For more information, visit

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BayCare is a leading not-for-profit health care system that connects individuals and families to a wide range of services at 15 hospitals and hundreds of other convenient locations throughout the Tampa Bay and central Florida regions. Inpatient and outpatient services include acute care, primary care, imaging, laboratory, behavioral health, home care, and wellness. Our mission is to improve the health of all we serve through community-owned, health care services that set the standard for high-quality, compassionate care. For more information, visit BayCare on the Web at

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