Doctors and Staff

Meet our compassionate doctors

Dr Brian McGraw Momentum Medical

Brian A. McGraw, D.O.

Orthopedic Surgeon

St Joseph’s University – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bachelor of the Arts – 1985 – 1989

Medical School
University of New England – College of Osteopathic Medicine
Doctor of Osteopathy – 1990 – 1994

Internship and Residency
Mount Clemens General Hospital – Michigan State University
Internship – 1994 – 1995
Orthopedic Residency – 1995 – 2000

Tom Winters, MD – Orthopedics and Sports Medicine 2000 – 2001

Practice Experience
Mid Florida Ortho Daytona, LLC & Mid Florida Neuro Daytona, LLC – Current
Florida Surgery Consultants – Previous
Pasco Orthopedics and Sports Medicine 2006 – 2013
Tom Winters, MD – Orthopedics and Sports Medicine 2003 – 2006

Dr. Joyce Acosta

Chiropractic Doctor: CH9857

Dr. Joyce Acosta is a board certified Kissimmee chiropractor. Dr. Acosta earned her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from University of Central Florida. She received her Doctor of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic. She studied Acupuncture at the University of Miami. She is committed to helping families in the community experience improved health and vitality. She enjoys educating others on how to manage stress better, how to prevent injury in the workplace and home, and how to return to peak performance after an injury.<br><br>
The chiropractic techniques she utilizes include: Diversified, Gonstead, Thompson, and Activator, the office also performs physical therapy, manual therapy and rehabilitation. Dr. Acosta welcomes and strives to help patients achieve wellness and health from injuries and illness, including chronic low back pain, headaches, neck and shoulder pain, sport injuries, auto accident injuries, pregnant women and children. Her love of chiropractic and genuine concern for others drive her pursuit of excellence in her work as well as her service to the community. Dr. Acosta routinely attends post-graduate seminars in order to provide the most advanced and best quality care for her patients.<br><br>
Dr. Acosta enjoys reading and outdoor activities including swimming, fishing, and camping with her family and dogs. She also enjoys traveling and experiencing new cultures. She believes that traveling to new and exciting places changes the way you think and relate to others as an individual.

Chris Hopkins Pipdoc

Dr. Chris Hopkins

Chiropractic Doctor #CH11972

I am originally from Annapolis, MD. I received my undergraduate degree from Towson University and my Doctorate of Chiropractic from Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL. I utilize many different techniques when treating patients to ensure they receive the best results. I have worked with patients in wellness settings, patients with acute and chronic pain, and patients experiencing symptoms such as headaches, neck and back pain, scoliosis, and neuropathies. When I’m not treating patients, I enjoy playing golf and spending time with my wife, kids and grand dog Brinkley.

Dr. Gonzalo Vargas

Chiropractic Doctor: CH12799

Originally from Lima, Peru, Dr. Gonzalo Vargas, DC is now a proud U.S. citizen residing in Central Florida. Dr. Vargas is happily married to his wife, a teacher. Together they are the parents of a grade schooler. He graduated from the University of Central Florida with a degree in Biomedical Science and a minor in Health Science. He then graduated Magna Cum Laude from the prestigious Palmer College of Chiropractic in Port Orange, FL. Dr. Vargas’ goal is not only to improve and correct his patients’ ailments, but to empower them to take charge of their own health and lifestyle choices.

Meet our experienced therapists

Naomi Cano

Therapist: MA88625

I was born and raised in the state of Texas and I have been a Massage Therapist for 5 years. My inspiration for Massage Therapy came from my sister and brother-in-law who are also Massage Therapists, and my Mother, Daughter and Fiancée, who have always been my biggest supporters. In my off-time I enjoy watching movies, playing video games, reading and relaxing with my family.

Sari Fernandez Pipdoc

Sari Fernandez

Therapist: MA96933

Sarainm Fernandez Vila is an enthusiastic Cuban therapist who graduated in 1993 with a degree in Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation in Havana, Cuba. Since graduating, she has dedicated herself to physical therapy of thousands of patients. Her passion for the profession and the desire to help improve people’s quality of life led her to work in earthquakes in Pakistan in 2005 and Haiti in 2010.

In 2017 she emigrated to the U.S.A. and settled in Tampa where she studied for a degree in Therapeutic Massage. After passing the Board exam, she is working at Momentum Medical with the objective of helping al patients receive as much as possible.

In her free time, she likes to enjoy her family, contemplate nature and visit many places.

Favorite quote: “The valuable things in life never come easy. Where there’s a will there’s a way. Just make an effort and you will achieve your goals.” – Richard Vaughan

Phyllis Cerrato

Phyllis Cerrato

Massage Therapist: MA97439

Phyllis Cerrato is a graduate of West Caldwell High School in Lenoir, NC, holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Johnson C. Smith University and a licensed Massage Therapist, offering a medium to deep therapeutic treatment for general wellness, stress management and preventive maintenance. I am currently employed with Momentum Medical as a massage therapist serving humanity with a caring non-judgmental service. I enjoy demonstrating my success in working with clients, providing quality care and effective communication skills in meeting treatment requirements. My favorite quote is “Happiness is an inside job. Don’t assign anyone else that much power over your life.” My philosophy is that fitness is one of the beginnings of everything people want in life is to be physically fit. One of my greatest achievements is serving in the United States Army and retiring as Command Sergeant Major with 36 years of service. My hobbies I enjoy sending time with my family, friends and being creative with my artist abilities.

Gabriel Angel Gonzalez

Therapist: MA69020

Gabriel Angel Gonzalez has been a licensed massage therapist since 2010 in the state of Florida. He received his education from Florida College of Natural Health. He utilizes sports, myofascial and medical massage techniques to help facilitate the body’s natural healing process. Gabriel enjoys seeing his patients get better with each session.

Neil Gracia-Momentum Medical

Neil Gracia

Therapist: MA61442

Hello my name is Neil. I am a licensed massage therapist with over 10 years of experience. I love what I do every day in healthcare. I enjoy being an essential part of my patient’s return to activities they love doing. Every patient is a puzzle that I try to solve. On my time off, I enjoy playing guitar, being in the outdoors, spending time with my fiancé and dogs.

Wilmer Willie Montero

Therapist: MA79380

Wilmer Montero is a Massage Therapist; a graduate from Everest University in 2015, licensed to practice Massage in the State of Florida. Wilmer is committed to the idea that massage should be part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. He believes that massage and therapy after a motor vehicle accident is imperative to achieve a beneficial outcome for individuals with pain and Injuries.<br><br>
Wilmer incorporates different massage techniques with the chiropractors’ treatment plan including all aspects of well being for the patient.<br><br>
Wilmer is fluent in both Spanish and English. In his spare time, he enjoys being with his grandchildren.and watching Baseball. <br><br>
His goals as a Massage Therapist, are to continue to educate himself and enhance his knowledge to better assist patients to recuperate from injuries sustained in automobile accidents.

Rory Newbrough

Therapist: MA88984

Rory Newbrough graduated from Cortiva School of Massage Therapy-Chicago in the Fall of 2014. After graduation, Rory began his career in manual clinical therapy at Olympia Chiropractic in Chicago where he worked for three years dealing with athletic, car accident, and workman’s comp injuries before moving with his wife to Florida. While working with Momentum Medical, Rory will be helping patients through their exercises and working through their manual therapy. While not at work, Rory is also a Certified Personal Trainer and enjoys helping people reach their max potential.<br><br>Rory lives by two quotes: “Today’s pain is tomorrow’s strength” and “Don’t get mad about the results you didn’t get because of the work you didn’t do.

Ahiezer Montanez

Therapist: MA73425

Ahiezer is straight forward, hardworking, and loves to help others.