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Veronica Chastain, MD

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Veronica Chastain, MD

Board-Certified Family Practice Physician

  • Family Medicine Focus
  • Acute Care Expertise
  • Fluent in English & Spanish
Medical Group
Request an Appointmentor call us 352.742.1760


  • Acute Illness Treatment
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Emergency Medicine
  • Health Screenings and Testing
  • Immunizations
  • Minor Injury Care
  • Preventive Care
  • Sports and School Physicals
  • Well-Child Exams


Dr. Chastain is board certified in family medicine and completed many specialized rotations, including acute care in a Level 2 Trauma Center, surgery, OB/GYN, internal medicine and pediatrics. She also served as a medicine research fellow at the Cleveland Clinic pulmonary outpatient clinic in Weston, Florida.

Since 2002, she has provided primary medicine services to patients of all ages and all stages of health. With a focus on chronic illness management, health screenings and testing, and advanced emergency medicine, Dr. Chastain is able to handle the most sensitive medical issues with deft skill based on years of experience. Her advanced certifications, extensive training, published work, organizational and leadership skills will complement the primary care services available to patients, from age four through all stages. She is fluent in English and Spanish.


  • Board Certified, Family Medicine
  • Residency, Family Medicine, The Medical Center, Columbus, GA
  • Fellowship, Medicine Research, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, FL
  • Intern I, Nicolás A. Salano Regional Hospital, La Chorrera, Republic of Panama
  • Intern II, Santo Tomás Hospital, Del Niño Hospital, Panama City, Republic of Panama
  • Medical Degree, University of Panama School of Medicine, Republic of Panama


Lake Primary Care Associates

1749 David Walker Drive
Tavares, FL 32778

Phone: 352.742.1760
Fax: 352.742.2604

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Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Thursday 8:00 am – 12:30 pm

Closed for Lunch Monday – Friday 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

The practice is closed on New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas. When the holiday falls on a weekend, the office is closed on either Friday or Monday. Please call to confirm.

Office Staff

Leyda Collazo, MA – Medical Assistant (Fluent in Spanish)

Jennie Taylor – Receptionist

Diane Ostrander, CMOM – Office Manager