First Choice Neurology News

Dr. Jorge Marcos New Miami Location

dr-marcos-new-miami-officeJorge Marcos, MD has a new office in Miami, Florida. He is located at 1801 Coral Way, Suite 420, Miami, Florida 33145. For an appointment, call (305) 443-2626. Congratulations Dr. Marcos!

Dr. Marcos is a neurologist with over 25 years of clinical experience in the Miami area, dedicated to improving the quality of life for the elderly and their families.

Dr. Jeffrey Gelbum and Dr. Raul Grosz New Office in the Aventura Medical Tower

Dr. Jeffrey Gelbum and Dr. Raul Grosz have a new office in Aventura, Florida. They are located at 2801 NE 213 Street, Suite 1004, Aventura, FL 33180, in the in the Aventura Medical Tower. Aventura Medical Tower is Aventura's first medical office and condo located within walking access to Aventura Hospital & Medical Center. There are 5 floors of ADA compliant and state-of-the-art designed medical offices with 7 levels of covered parking.

You can call their office for an appointment at (305) 936-9393. Congratulations Dr. Jeffrey Gelbum and Dr. Raul Grosz!


Dr. Margarita Almeida El-Ramey New Location

Margarita Almeida El-Ramey, DO has a new office in Pembroke Pines, Florida. She is located at 600 North Hiatus Road, Suite 203B, Pembroke Pines, FL 33026.  You can call her office for an appointment at (954) 874-0201. Congratulations Dr. Margarita Almeida El-Ramey!


New Location in Miami


Timothy Grant, MD
9299 SW 152 Street, Suite 100
Miami, FL 33157
Phone: (305) 665-5552  I  Fax: (305) 665-5565


Important Information for Patients Covered by Aetna or Coventry

First Choice Neurology is proud to announce that all of its providers have earned the maximum score in quality from the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services thru Merit-Based Incentive Program (MIPS). We work hard every day to be your choice of care.

Unfortunately, First Choice Neurology (formerly Neuroscience Consultants) contract for Coventry Health Plan was terminated by Aetna the parent company with an effective date of 5/31/2018. We want to be able to provide uninterrupted neurology and pain management services to you. This means that First Choice Neurology 92 providers serving 5 counties in Florida and 36 different hospitals will no longer be able to provide services in our office, but more importantly, all services provided in the hospital will be based on your out-of-network benefits in case of any emergency services.

If you would like to be certain that you will be able to continue treatment with your FirstChoice neurologist or if you would like to see one of the other 92 First Choice Neurology providers, you can do so by enrolling in an insurance plan through one of the insurance companies listed here:

Care Plus
First Health/MultiPlan/PHCS

Neighborhood Health Plan
Simply Healthcare
United Healthcare

If you are considering changing your medical insurance coverage, please call our office first to verify we are able to provide you with uninterrupted service.

These plans and a list of our neurologists by location can be found on First Choice Neurology’s website. If you have questions or need additional information, contact us and we will put you in touch with one of our offices. (786) 924-1311 or If you would like to express your concern or disappointment to Aetna or Coventry that we may not be participating providers, you can contact them through the following channels:

  1. Contact the Aetna executive below the parent company to Coventry:
    June Scott: 305-222-3013 or
  2. Call the number on the back of your insurance card
  3. Post on:
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Please know that you and your health are important to us. We are committed to your care and hope that you are able to choose a plan through which we can continue to serve you.