Elizabeth Otero, M.D.


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Elizabeth Otero, M.D.

Dr. Elizabeth Otero was born in New York City where she lived the first seven years of her life. As a child she would suffer from allergies and asthma requiring frequent emergency room visits. Her pediatrician recommended to her parents theyElizabeth Otero, M.D. should all move to Puerto Rico. In Puerto Rico there was minimal improvement in the allergy and asthma symptoms until she was sent to an Allergist and Immunologist where she underwent allergy skin testing and was found to have multiple allergies. She was treated with environmental control and a five year program of allergy shots with a remarkable improvement. This personal experience contributed in Dr. Otero's decision to become an Allergist and Immunologist, a field in medicine that she can empathize with the patients and get them to feel much better.

Dr. Otero earned her bachelor of science in Chemistry with distinction from the University of Puerto Rico and her doctorate degree from the University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine. The residency on Internal Medicine was accomplished at the Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, and her combined fellowship training in Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology at Barnes and Children's Hospitals also at the Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, Missouri. Since then she has lived in Jupiter, Florida. For the past 16 years she has worked at Allergy and Asthma Care of the Palm Beaches with offices in Palm Beach and Martin Counties.

Dr. Elizabeth Otero is a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI), the American College of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (ACAAI), the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the Florida Medical Association (FMA).

Dr. Otero is board certified in Internal Medicine and Adult and Pediatric Allergy and Immunology.
Dr. Elizabeth Otero lives in Jupiter, Florida with her husband.


Sheila M. Bina, M.D.

Dr. Bina completed her Adult and Pediatric Allergy/Immunology fellowship at the University of South Florida at Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital in St. Petersburg, Fl. She completed a combined Internal Medicine and Pediatric residency at Stony Brook University Hospital in Long Island, NY. Shiela M. Bina, M.D.

Dr. Bina is an active member of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the American Academy of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology. She has presented nationally on several allergy and immunology topics. She enjoys taking care of both children and adults.

Dr. Bina is a South Florida native. She lives in Jupiter, Florida with her husband and son.

About Dr. Bina:

  • Board Certified in Internal Medicine
  • Adult and Pediatric Allergy & Immunology Fellowship at University of South Florida/Johns Hopkins All Children's Hospital (Chief Fellow)
  • Combined Internal Medicine and Pediatric Residency at Stony Brook University Hospital (Chief Resident)
  • Doctor of Medicine, Ross University School of Medicine, Honors
  • Bachelor of Science, Biology, University of South Florida


Kristin H. Grunbaum, A.R.N.P.

Kristin is a board certified Nurse Practitioner specializing in Allergy and Immunology.

She earned her B.S.N. degree from Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida. She began her nursing career at Martin Memorial Medical Center in Stuart, Florida in the Maternal/Child Kristin H. Grunbaum, ARNPDepartment. She attended Florida Atlantic University and received her Master’s Degree in Science and Family Nurse Practitioner. She joined Allergy and Asthma Care of the Palm Beaches in 2007. She enjoys the autonomy of being a Nurse Practitioner and appreciates the availability of Dr. Otero to assist with the more complicated cases. Kristin also enjoys serving as a mentor to other nurses desiring to advance their careers. Kristin is a clinical instructor for the Family Nurse Practitioner students at Florida Atlantic University completing their OB/GYN and Pediatric clinicals.

Kristin lives in Jensen Beach, Florida.



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