Wayne Scali Brandes, D.O.’85, M.P.H., practices with Health First Medical Group in Rockledge, FL, specializing in diabetes as well as family health, patient education, preventive medicine, public health and well child visits, ages 5 and up. Board-certified in family practice by the American Board of Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians, Brandes previously worked as a family practice physician at Heritage Family Practice in Fairfax, VA, where he also served as a volunteer physician with Hope Clinic. Before that, he worked as a physician with Booz Allen Hamilton in Rockville, MD, and with IMPAQ in Columbia, MD. He worked as a physician for the Department of Public Health in Howard County, MD; with Health Alliance for Patients in Need in Columbia, MD; and with Flagstaff Family Practice in Flagstaff, AZ. In addition, Brandes served our country as a medical officer in the U.S. Navy Submarine Development Squadron Twelve, Groton, CT.