What We Do

Exceptional Care. Dedicated Team. Reliable Service.

At the Medical Office of Dr. Anita L. Petteway, our overall mission is to consistently provide quality healthcare to our patients through upholding an unprecedented standard of excellence that far exceeds the norm.

With a clinical staff committed to making a difference and serving the local community for over two decades, we promote a Patient-First philosophy by developing strong partnerships through active involvement and routine patient interactions.

Our clinicians believe in three key areas that lead to the delivery of exceptional care:

  1. Focusing on the whole patient, allowing for not only healing but wholeness. 
  2. Empowering our patients to live their best lives.
  3. Changing our patients’ lives, hand-in-hand, one patient at a time.

Our practice has partnered with Clintheory Healthcare Miami, an innovative clinical research network, dedicated furthering clinical development programs and moving medicine forward. We are now offering clinical trials. Feel free to click the link in our menu for more information and to see if you qualify.

Services Offered

Internal Medicine Services

Accessible, High-Quality Care

We provide primary care and specialty services to both men and women for healthcare maintenance and a diverse variety of conditions which may include arthritis, hypertension, heart disease, diabetes, high cholesterol, asthma, allergies, gastrointestinal disorders, common colds, headaches, infections, and depression.

Wellness Visits and Annual Exams

Health Care Maintenance

These highly recommended yearly assessments and screenings are in place to monitor any conditional changes or new issues that may have surfaced. Wellness visits are often accompanied by personal prevention plans and are adjusted as needed if any changes in health occur. Our goal is for you to remain healthy.

Women's Health Care Services

Wellness & Treatments for the Female Body

We gladly serve our diverse populations of female patients by providing services for the following:

  • Annual Well Woman Visits
  • Reproductive Health
  • Fibroids
  • Perimenopause (Menopause Transition)
  • Menopause
  • Osteoporosis

Men's Health Care Services

Early Diagnosis, Prevention, & Treatment

We gladly serve our diverse populations of female patients by providing services for the following:

  • Prostate Health and Screenings
  • Routine Physicals
  • Chronic Disease Management
  • Reproductive Health
  • Heart Disease Risk Factors

Chronic Care Management (CCM)

Monitoring, Treatment, & Education

Our services include treatment for several adult illnesses and chronic conditions, neurological testing, and in-office ultrasounds, in addition to diagnostic services (lab draws), medicine management, preventative care, health counseling, and a variety of other care practices. We develop comprehensive care plans and interventions to help patients to best deal with their chronic illnesses.

Heart Health and Cardiovascular Care

Heart Disease Care & Prevention

Heart disease is a devastating illness and it’s important to act immediately when warning signs arise. Proactivity is vital when dealing with this condition. We are committed to comprehensive care and advanced testing to get as far ahead of this disease as possible. Every 37 seconds, someone in the U.S. dies from heart disease. We want to do our small part in taking that statistic down.

Allergy Testing & Desensitization Services

Testing Services

We specialize in identifying trigger factors for allergy symptoms through specialized testing to confirm allergen sensitivities. We offer Allergy Management & Education to patients to help them to cope with their day-to-day struggles with allergy flare ups and symptoms.

Mental Health Services

Behavioral Health & Wellness

Our clinical staff is well-versed in managing patients with behavioral health issues and have a solid referral network of specialists that we collaborate with on our endeavor for mental health and wellness for our patients.

Preventative Health Services

Routine Testing & Exams

Our preventative care services at this practice include, but are not limited to:

  • Annual Lab Screening
  • Prostate Exams
  • Breast Exams
  • Pap smear
  • Breast Cancer Screening
  • Colon Cancer Screening

Hearing Exam and Testing Services

Hearing Tests & Treatments

We conduct non-invasive hearing evaluations and assessments to uncover any potential hearing loss or other issues. Our team is dedicated to performing diagnostic testing to enhance your quality of life to help you overcome any potential hearing limitations.

Anita L. Petteway, M.D.

Dr. Anita Petteway is a highly skilled physician and Board Certified Internal Medicine Specialist serving the South Florida community as a healthcare provider for nearly 25 years. She is well-known for her excellent bedside manner and genuine concern for her patients. Dr. Petteway often says that she was “called” for this very purpose.

Her contributions to clinical research further strengthen her diverse background and skills. She has worked as both a Principal and Sub-Investigator on randomized, double-blind studies and delivered highly impactful presentations on research and case studies in a variety of areas.

Dr. Petteway also enjoys giving health education seminars in the community, has hosted a weekly radio talk show, and serves as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Medicine and Preceptor for medical students at Nova Southeastern College of Osteopathic Medicine and Florida International University Herbert Wertheim School of Medicine.

Dr. Petteway has received numerous awards and recognition for her work in the community including:

  • Doctor of the Day for the Florida State Legislature
  • Influential Women in South Florida Community Award
  • Novartis Pharmaceutical Outstanding Commitment Recognition (Treatment of hypertension and management of cardiovascular disease)
  • Black Magazine’s List of 25 Most Prominent African American Doctors in Miami. . . and many others.

Which health plans do we accept?

  • Aetna
  • AvMed
  • BlueCross BlueShield
  • Blue Options
  • Cigna HMO/PPO
  • Humana
  • Medica
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Neighborhood Health Partnership
  • Preferred Care Partners
  • United Healthcare

Telehealth Services Are Available

Contact us today to get scheduled.

Non-emergency Office Visits

Medication Refill Requests

COVID-19 Evaluations

Chronic Condition Management


Your Records. Your Access. Your Overview.

Our practice provides you with access to your health records anytime, day or night. After you complete your first appointment, you will be given a personal passcode to access your health file. This allows you to review your medications and dosages, any test or lab results, and your medical history and diagnoses. This service also includes access to personalized education links sent to you by the clinician.



Active Research Studies

Ulcerative Colitis (UC)
This inflammatory bowel disease causes a variety of issues that include moderate to severe abdominal pain, ongoing constipation or diarrhea issues, and other gastrointestinal complications.

You could potentially be eligible for this study if you meet the following requirements:

  • Between the ages of 18 to 80 years old
  • Diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis and experienced failed conventional and biologic treatments

Compensation is available and no insurance is required. For more details, click here to fill out our contact form.

Heart Failure (HF)
The key risk factors of heart disease are high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and smoking with almost half of Americans possessing at least one of these three risks. Some pre-existing medical conditions place many individuals at a higher risk. Early detection is key.

You could potentially be eligible for this study if you meet the following requirements:

  • At least 18 years of age or older
  • Diagnosed with Heart Failure or Chronic Heart Failure

Compensation is available and no insurance is required. For more details, click here to fill out our contact form.


Contact us today!

150 NW 168th Street, Ste 200
North Miami Beach, FL 33169
Tel: 305-944-8887
Fax: 877-488-9590​
Hours: 8:00am – 5:00pm (M, T, W, F)
8:00am – 3:00pm (Thursdays)