Our team of experienced and caring cardiovascular physician assistants and nurse practitioners work in close relation with our physicians to further improve and compliment our services both in outpatient as well as in-patient clinical settings. Together we strive to improve our patients experience and aim at exceeding their expectations by improving patient wait time, listening to patients and helping them understand their medical condition and by spending more time with each patient.
Kristin Hoyle, PA-C, MPAS —
Kristin brings 7 years experience as a physician’s assistant, prior to starting with OHS two years ago she worked for a cardio-thoracic surgeon in Central Florida. She is very interested in preventive cardiology and believes in educating her patients regarding the benefits of a healthy, active lifestyle. Kristin enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and her dog. Kristin received her Masters of Health Science from George Washington University and BS in Exercise Physiology from East Carolina University.
Abigail Rivera, A.R.N.P. —
Abby joined Orlando Heart Specialists in 2009, prior to that she worked as an RN for 19 years. Abby has a special interest in women and heart disease and encourages women to not only recognize the signs and symptoms of heart disease but more importantly to prevent them. Abby enjoys volunteering and spending time with her daughter. Abby received her MSN from the University of Central Florida and her BSN from Long Island University.
Scott Giles, PA-C —
Scott started with Orlando Heart Specialists in 2005, prior to that he spent an additional four years in cardiology and ten years as the Radiology CT Supervisor at a local hospital. Scott is a registered speaker for numerous pharmaceutical companies and takes a strong interest in Coronary Artery Disease and rhythm disorders. Scott enjoys spending time with his wife and dogs as well as traveling the wine country. Scott received his Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Florida and his BS in Radiologic Sciences from the University of Central Florida.
Robb Cymmerman,PA-C —
Robb has been with Orlando Heart Specialists since 2005 and prior to that spent an additional eight years in cardiology. Robb is a national speaker for the National Coalition for the Management of LV Dysfunction and delivers presentations concerning pharmacological and device therapy for heart failure. Robb is an avid baseball player and coach to two local youth leagues and enjoys spending time with his wife and kids. Robb received his BS degree as a Physician Assistant from St. John’s University and his AS Degree in Nuclear Medicine Technology from George Washington University and his AA Degree from the University of Central Florida. Robb’s specific areas of expertise are Heart Failure and Lipid Management.