6516 Gunn Hwy, Tampa, FL 33625

About Citrus Park GYN​ in Tampa, FL

At Citrus Park GYN of Tampa, Florida, our practitioners and medical staff are always working to learn new ways to serve you better. Here's a brief introduction to our practitioners and staff members.

Steven D. Gitomer, M.D. F.A.C.O.G.

Dr. Gitomer was born in Washington, D.C. He received his B.S. in Biology from Georgetown University in 1973 and his M.D. in 1977. He started a junior year abroad program for pre-medical students at Georgetown, and spent 1971 at the University of Liverpool with two friends.

Medicine is not his job, but his passion. His selection by fellow residents and teachers as the most compassionate OB-GYN resident at the University of Rochester was the highlight of his 4 years of postgraduate training. Dr. Gitomer has practiced OB-GYN in Tampa since 1982 and started his own GYN practice in September 2002.
Steven D. Gitomer — Gynecology in Tampa, FL
Dr. Gitomer treats patients the way he wants his family to be treated. He met his wife, Deborah, at Georgetown over 40 years ago and they have two children, both of whom are health care professionals. Additionally, volunteer work is very important to Dr. Gitomer, and has included working as a physician for 6 months in Israel. He has been volunteering at the Judeo-Christian Clinic since 1982.

Elsa E. Hale, M.D. F.A.C.O.G.

After Dr. Elsa Hale graduated from USF School of Medicine, she completed her Obstetrics and Gynecology residency at the University of South Carolina. She enjoys listening to and teaching her patients. She has a very full home life with her husband and 4 young children. She is fully involved in raising her children and balances her home life with the practice of medicine.
Elsa E. Hale — Gynecology in Tampa, FL


D.A. Kobliska was born in Iowa. She received her BS in nursing from The University of Iowa College of Nursing in 1971. She completed her MBA at Long Island University in 1975 and her M.S. in Nursing at The University of Utah in 1985.

Her professional career led her to military service, caring for the gynecological and obstetrical needs of military personnel and their families. D. served first as an Army Nurse stationed in West Germany and West Point and then as an Airforce Nurse serving in Eglin AFB, Fort Walton Beach, and finally at Macdill AFB, Tampa, where she was appointed acting CNM consultant to the Air Combat Surgeon General.

In 1993, after 23 years of active military service, D. retired with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel and joined the ranks of private practice with Dr. Gitomer.

She enjoys food, family, friends and is proud of her daughter, Andrea, who currently attends law school, and her son, Dan, who serves his country as an Air Force Pilot.
Ann von Spiegelfeld — Gynecology in Tampa, FL


Beth is a midwesterner, born in Ohio and raised in Wisconsin. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and headed south for warmer weather. Beth lived in Atlanta for 16 years where she worked as a RN and later clinical manager of a cardiac unit at Emory St. Joseph's Hospital.

Having experienced caring for patients recovering from cardiac illness, she decided to focus on health promotion and disease prevention as a family nurse practitioner. She attended Georgia State University for her Masters of Science Family Nurse Practitioner degree. She is accredited by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Beth worked for Kaiser Permanente in Atlanta and was nominated for Associate Provider of the Year.

Beth joined Citrus Park GYN in 2012 and enjoys working in women's health and promoting health across the life span. She likes that Tampa has many year round outdoor activities to choose from. Married with two children she and her family often spend time walking in local parks, swimming at beautiful gulf beaches and even camping on the weekends.
Beth Andresen — Gynecology in Tampa, FL



Denise, our office administrator, joined us July 2010. Born and raised in Tampa, Florida, Denise has worked in OB-GYN for more than 30 years. Mentored by Dr. Joseph P. Levine, the longest practicing OB-GYN in Tampa, she brings much experience and good values. "Old fashioned care and compassion toward the patients and staff are a priority."


Sherry moved here from Indiana in 1982. She is married & has 1 daughter & 3 grandsons. Previously she worked at USF in the Departments of Surgery and Pediatrics for 20 yrs. Then after 6 years of working in another excellent OBGYN office she came on board with Dr. Gitomer as Clinical Coordinator in May 2015. She is very patient, knowledgeable & caring.


Tina joined us as a patient care coordinator in 2010. She was born and raised in Tampa, FL. She graduated as a Medical Assistant in 1994 and after four years in pediatrics has worked in OB-GYN since 1998. Tina is married and has two great children; a son and daughter. She enjoys spending time at the beach and Disney World with her family. She takes pride in helping and caring for patients.


Jenny joined us in 2015. She was born in Lakeland FL and raised in Jacksonville FL. Has been a Licensed Practical Nurse since 1978 and worked 25 yrs in another excellent OBGYN office along with her fellow employees Denise, Tina and Sherry. She and her husband enjoy traveling and have visited most of the major National Parks in the U.S. They share a love of animals and have cats & a dog.


Maydeline joined our practice in 2011. She was born in Cuba and came to the USA in 1977 at the age of 12. She graduated from Concorde Career Institute as a Medical Assistant in 2003 and worked in Family Practice before coming to us. Although, working in GYN is new for her, she loves it! She loves to take care of our patients and help them with whatever they need. Maydeline has a 2 young daughters who she loves with all her heart. She spends time with her at the movies, which is her favorite place other than Disney World.


Cece joined us in early 2014. She has found her passion working here and enjoys helping our patients. She graduated from the Ultimate Medical Academy as a medical assistant in 2013. She has a boy and girl who love going to amusement parks and other attractions in Tampa. She was born and raised in Tampa.


Morgan is a beautiful yellow naped amazon, hatched in 1986, who loves going to the office every day with Dr Gitomer. She talks only when she wants to, squawks occasionally and is the designated Avian Director of our office.
Morgan — Gynecology in Tampa, FL
Citrus Park GYN has been providing gynecology services to community of Tampa, Florida for many years, now. Give us a call at (813) 969-2340 to learn more.