JAMES A. BRILES, MD

Dr. Briles was born in Corning, Iowa. He attended Northwest Missouri State University from 1970-1971. He then transferred to Grinnell College in Grinnell, Iowa, where he earned his bachelor’s degree in psychology in 1975. He received his medical degree from the University of Iowa College of Medicine in 1980. Dr. Briles completed his internship and residency at Mercy/St. Luke’s Hospital from 1980-1983. He joined the North River Family Health Center in June 1984.

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ANGEL LLANIO, DO

Dr. Llanio received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. He completed his Family Medicine residency at Largo Medical Center in Largo, Florida, where he was Chief Resident. Dr. Llanio’s professional memberships include the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians and The American Osteopathic Association. Dr. Llanio speaks fluent Spanish. He joined North River Family Health Center in 2014.

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DAVID J. KRULL, MD

Dr. Krull was born in Kendallville, Ind. He attended Indiana University where he received his bachelor’s degree in chemistry. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1970. His postgraduate internship and residency were completed at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton, Ohio from 1970-1973. After his residency was completed, Dr. Krull came to Palmetto and founded the North River Family Health Center in 1973.

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CHRISTINE MEHRIARY, MD

Dr. Mehriary is a board-certified family medicine physician. She received her medical degree from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. Her family medicine residency was completed at Naval Hospital Pensacola. She received her undergraduate degree from Emory University in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Mehriary treats adolescents, adults and older adults, including women's healthcare and work-related injuries.

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RAYMOND L. RAITZ, MD

Dr. Raitz was born in Tiffin, Ohio and attended Heidelberg College in Tiffin, earning his bachelor’s degree in science. He went on to attend Ohio State University College of Medicine where he received his medical degree in 1973. His postgraduate internship and residency were completed at Riverside Hospital in Columbus, Ohio from 1973-1976. Dr. Raitz came to Palmetto and began practicing at North River Family Health Center in 1976 and is currently the president of the practice. He served as Manatee Memorial Hospital’s Chief of Staff in 1988 and he also proudly serves as the physician for the North River Fire District.

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A. BLAIR BLUNDEN, PA-C

Blaire Blunden earned her bachelor’s degree in biology from Warner Southern College in Lake Wales, Florida in 2004. She attended Alderson-Broaddus College in Philippi, WV and received a Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies in 2008. Blair has been a Physician Assistant at North River Family Center since 2010.

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KATHLEEN A. GREENFIELD, PA-C

Kathleen Greenfield is from Boston, Massachusetts where she attended Boston College and earned her bachelor’s degree in philosophy and biology in 1983. She then attended Duke University in North Carolina where she earned her physician assistant’s degree in 1986. She has been treating patients at the Family Health Center since January 1995.

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