Bradenton, Fl — Blake Medical Center is proud to announce our recipient of the 2018 Doctor of the Year, Anesthesiologist, Melissa Fleck, MD an admired and highly respected member of the Blake Medical Center family. Nominations were sent from patients, nurses and fellow physicians.

Comments submitted for this award included: “Dr. Fleck is incredible to work with, she treats her colleagues and the nursing staff with so much respect – not only is she an incredible physician she is also an amazing mother; Dr. Fleck is so professional and always has a smile.”

Dr. Fleck, a Bradenton native, returned to her hometown and joined Blake Medical Center in 2003 after attending medical school and completing her residency at the University of South Florida. She is a board certified Anesthesiologist with the West Florida Anesthesia Consultants Group. She is a member of the American Society of Anesthesiologists, Florida Society of Anesthesiologists and the Manatee County Medical Society.