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Leon Healthy Living Centers

Leon Healthy Living Centers

You’ll feel our mission of “personal attention at all times” from our doctor’s offices to our healthy living centers. At Leon Medical Centers, we want all of our patients to stay healthy and active. We strongly believe that one of the goals is to help you improve your body and mind. Since you’re part of our family, your well-being is what matters most.

Leon Healthy Living Centers are designed to help our patients have an active lifestyle. It’s where you’ll find many programs and activities that focus on improving your well-being.

The knowledgeable fitness specialists at Leon Healthy Living Centers includes Reinaldo Jaffet, the administrative director. He was the former assistant athletic trainer and director of rehabilitation for the Miami HEAT and as a result he brings years of experience to better assist you with your wellness.

Modern Gyms and Caring Fitness Specialists

Our healthy living centers are modern gyms with state-of-the-art equipment. You’ll work with a well-trained fitness specialist who provides guidance and tips for proper exercise. They’re trained specifically to help you exercise.

Our fitness specialists have certifications from the:

  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)
  • International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)

Your goals are our goals — we’ll work alongside you to help you get stronger, move better and have more stamina. You’ll have access to strength and cardiovascular (heart health) equipment such as:

  • Stationary bicycles
  • Treadmills
  • Upper-body ergometers (bikes that you pedal with your arms)

Wellness Programs and Seminars for Our Ladies and Gentlemen

We offer wellness programs and seminars to help you improve the quality of your life. All of our members are welcome to attend. Leon Healthy Living Centers work with local and national groups to bring unique programs and presentations to our members. Our doctors and other staff offer educational seminars periodically.  If you need a way to get to an event, we invite you to use our free transportation to and from many of our seminars and programs.

Our partnerships with local groups include:

  • Alzheimer’s support groups for family members and others
  • Bertila Ramos Plant Clinic
  • Florida International University
  • Miami-Dade Area Health Education Center (AHEC)
  • Miami-Dade County – Golden Passport
  • Miami-Dade County Police

Leon’s partnerships with national groups include:

  • DiabetesSisters

We also plan to partner with:

  • Arthritis Foundation
  • National Council on Aging

Program topics include:

  • Coffee with a Cop
  • Diabetes
  • Diet and nutrition
  • Fall prevention
  • Preventive medicine
  • Smoking cessation
  • Transportation passes

Recreation and Activities to Connect With Others

Helping you stay connected with friends is part of our goal to provide you with the best services in Miami. Leon Healthy Living Centers have rooms you can use for club meetings, support groups and other activities. You can enjoy fitness group classes such as tai chi, stretching, relaxation, Pilates, dance and total body fitness. Our Leon Healthy Living Centers also give you access to computer and reading spaces.