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Loretta Louise Brestan M.D.

Loretta Louise Brestan M.D.

General Surgeon

  • Education

  • University of Miami School of Medicine
    Miami, FL
  • Internship

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Birmingham, AL
  • Residency

  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
    Birmingham, AL

Loretta Louise Brestan M.D., is a Board-certified General Surgeon with the Health First Medical Group (HFMG).

Dr. Brestan earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology/Immunology with a minor in Anthropology from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL. Dr. Brestan earned a Medical Degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine.

She completed a General Surgery Residency at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL. She then completed a Surgical Critical Care Fellowship at the University of South Alabama, Mobile, AL

Dr. Brestan holds certifications in Advanced Trauma Life Support(ATLS), Advanced Trauma Life Support Instructor, and Advanced Burn Life Support (ABLS).

She holds several awards & recognitions, including recipient of the University of Miami Pearson Scholarship, recipient of Florida Scholar's Award, and recipient of Women and Minority Research Fellowship.

Practice Information


  • University of South Alabama
    Mobile, AL
  • Board Certification

  • American Board of Surgery - General Surgery

Office Location

  • Health First Medical Group
  • 1425 Malabar Road
    Palm Bay, FL 32907
  • Phone: 321.434.8000

Hospital Privileges

  • Health First's Holmes Regional Medical Center
    1350 South Hickory St.
    Melbourne, FL 32901
  • Phone: 321.434.7000


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