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About Us

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About Palms Pharmacy in Tampa

Our pharmacists have the ability to come up with solutions to unique problems that regular retail pharmacies cannot. We strive to better your overall quality of life by treating you with the best care possible.

Get to Know Us

Meet the Palms Pharmacy Team

Our pharmacists have years of experience and are always willing to discuss the best options for your situation.

dr. shahida

Dr. Shahida

Pharmacy Manager

Dr. Shahida was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. She received her Bachelor's in Pharmacy and then went on to receive her Doctorate in Pharmacy from Long Island University in 2001. Dr. Shahida has enjoyed a successful and rewarding career as a manager of community pharmacies in Northern California and Florida. In her free time, Shahida enjoys traveling with her family and is a proud member of PTA.



Staff Pharmacist

Gina was born in Minneapolis, MN but transplanted to Tampa early in life. She received her Bachelor’s in Pharmacy from the University of Florida, and has worked as a pharmacist for over 23 years. Gina enjoys spending free time with her family and loves to read.

dr. jake

Dr. Jake

Compounding Pharmacist

Born and raised in the Tampa Bay area, Dr. Jake received his Bachelor’s in Cell and Molecular Biology as well his Doctorate of Pharmacy from the University of South Florida. Dr. Jake has several years of compounding experience and has developed a passion for creating individualized patient medications. In his free time, Dr. Jake enjoys playing golf and other various outdoors activities.



Senior Pharmacy Technician

Brittany was born in Rockledge, FL but grew up all over the world as a military child and spouse. Brittany has been providing premier customer service as a Certified Pharmacy Technician for over 10 years. Brittany enjoys spending her free time with her husband and son. She also loves planning parties, going to Disney, and watching movies.



Pharmacy Technician

Duneshka was born in Arecibo, PR. She received her Bachelor's degree in Health Services Management. Duneshka loves to help others and spend time with her family.



Pharmacy Intern

Lila was born in Fairfax, VA and raised in Tampa, FL. She received her Bachelor's in Biomedical Sciences and Minor in Public Health at the University of South Florida. She is currently enrolled in a Doctor of Pharmacy program at the USF Taneja College of Pharmacy. In her free time, she enjoys painting and weight lifting.



Pharmacy Intern

Genesis was born in Arecibo, PR but grew up in Kissimmee, FL. She received her Bachelor's in Biomedical Sciences at University of Central Florida and is currently studying at University of South Florida for her Doctorate in Pharmacy, with plans of graduating in 2025.


Winsley Sidney Edouard

Pharmacy Intern

Winsley Sidney Edouard grew up in a small town on the East Coast of Florida called Deltona. He went to the University of South Florida for his Bachelor's in Biomedical Sciences with a Minor in Nutrition. He is currently studying at USF Taneja College of Pharmacy to become a Doctor of Pharmacy, the class of 2025.



Staff Pharmacist

Dr. Mike was born and raised right here in Tampa - a true native Tampeño! He received his bachelor’s degree in Biology and minor in Biomedical Physics at the University of South Florida in 2004. He then received his Doctorate in Pharmacy from the University of Florida in 2009. He has had a rewarding career in community pharmacy as a pharmacy manager for the past 13 years. He loves to travel to national parks with his wife and daughter and has been to 49 of the 50 states. Hawaii is next!



Front End Manager

Samantha was born in Long Island New York and moved to Florida at a young age. Work keeps her busy but off the clock, she's all about enjoying life with her husband and four cats. You’ll catch her roller skating, going to the beach, or just enjoying the outdoors. Plus, at home, she’s the proud owner of a little crew of cacti and succulents!