3rd Annual Doctors Hospital “Whimsical Wonderland” Ball

Benefits Doctors Hospital

Abby Portuondo, Ilien Hechtman, & Patty Garcia, Co-Chairs of the Doctors Hospital Ball

Saturday, May 17, 2014
FIU’s U.S. Century Bank Arena
11200 S.W. 8th Street, Miami
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Guests will be spiraling down the rabbit hole into the Doctors Hospital “Whimsical Wonderland Ball” on May 17, 2014. at the US Century Bank Arena at FIU. Continuing its tradition of awe-inspiring interactive entertainment, as well as distinguishing itself as the grand finale to South Florida’s gala season, the Doctors Hospital “Whimsical Wonderland” Ball aims to ignite all of the senses. The evening will benefit the Doctors Hospital Operating Room Renovation Project. The renovated Operating Room will allow Doctors Hospital to continue providing high-quality, compassionate care while meeting the evolving healthcare needs of the community.

Presented by Doctors Hospital Foundation and organized by community volunteers, the ball is chaired by Ilien and Keith Hechtman, M.D., with co-chairs Patricia and Carlos Garcia, Esq., and Abby and Jose Portuondo, M.D. This dynamic team has chaired the ball since its inception and continues to bring energy, excitement and passion to the spectacular event.

Tables are available at the $5,000 and $10,000 levels; individual seats may be reserved for $500 and $1,000. Corporate sponsorships and underwriting opportunities also are available.

Maria Cristina Miranda, Carlos Arriola, John and Josie Wang

To purchase tickets or sponsorships, call Laura Denoux, Director of Corporate & Event Philanthropy, at 786-467-5404 or email LauraDen@BaptistHealth.net, or for more general information, contact Doctors Hospital’s Foundation office at 768-467-5400. Visit DoctorsHospitalEvents.com or e-mail DoctorsHospitalEvents@BaptistHealth.net.

About Doctors Hospital

Doctors Hospital has been delivering high-quality medical care for over 60 years. The hospital has earned a reputation for providing world-class care delivered by highly skilled and compassionate doctors and nurses. Based in Coral Gables, Doctors Hospital is recognized for its services in neurosurgery, orthopedics, sports medicine, general surgery, minimally invasive surgery and women’s health. Its nationally recognized sports medicine program serves the Miami HEAT, Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers, Florida International University athletics, Discover Orange Bowl, Sony Open Tennis, World Golf Championships – Cadillac Championship, Miami Marathon & Half Marathon and Miami-Dade County Public Schools athletics. Doctors Hospital also developed the first Gamma Knife program in Florida, and since 1993 has been a leader in neurological patient care, serving patients from the United States and abroad. For more information about Doctors Hospital Foundation, please contact Natalia Ferrer at 786-308-3577 or at NataliaFe@BaptistHealth.net.

Doctors Hospital is part of Baptist Health South Florida, the largest faith-based, not-for-profit healthcare organization in the region. In addition to Doctors Hospital, Baptist Health includes Baptist Hospital, South Miami Hospital, Baptist Children’s Hospital, Baptist Cardiac & Vascular Institute, Mariners Hospital, Homestead Hospital, West Kendall Baptist Hospital, Baptist Outpatient Services and Baptist Health Medical Group. Baptist Health Foundation, the organization’s fundraising arm, supports services at all hospitals and facilities affiliated with Baptist Health. For more information, visit http://BaptistHealth.net/ and connect with BaptistHealthSF on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.