Sarasota, FL Walk-In Clinic | Call (941) 444-5832 | 2901 South Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34239
Open 7 Days a Week

Doctors in Sarasota, FL

AFC Urgent Care is a Walk-in Clinic that Provides Licensed Medical Professionals Including Doctors, Nurses and X-Ray Technicians On-Site 7 Days a Week who Treat Children and Adults. We Accept Most Insurance and Offer a Self-Pay Option for those with No Insurance.


Eric K. Buete, MD, M.B.A. – Medical Director

Certified Medical Examiner for DOT

Civil Surgeon for Immigration Physicals

Doctor Buete received a Bachelor of Science (BS) from the University of Florida and then a Doctorate of Medicine from the University of South Florida. He completed his Family Medicine residency at Bayfront Medical Center and then earned a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from USF. He is board certified in Family Medicine and has been practicing urgent care since 1997. Doctor Buete has been consistently recognized for his high level of patient care and ability to manage large patient volumes. He has also used his combined business and medical training in various ways throughout his career, such as serving as a Medical Review Officer for Bayfront, as Chairman of the St. Anthony’s Hospital Institutional Review Board, and now as Medical Director of AFC Urgent Care Sarasota and Lavender Health Care. Doctor Buete is board certified in family medicine.

Edward Blackman, MD

Doctor Blackman served adults and children in Emergency Medicine for 20 years before joining AFC Urgent Care in 2010. He previously was in private practice in New Jersey for over 30 years. He received a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Temple University and a Doctorate of Medicine from Temple University. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at the US Naval Hospital in Philadelphia.

Office Staff:

Jonathan, RT / Center Administrator

Brittany, RT(R)/MA – Lead Technologist

Barbie, RMA

Jennafaye, CPT/MA – Lead Phlebotomist


Bobbi, RT(R)/MA

Matthew, CRMA

Leslie, RT(R)/MA

Nicole, MA

Andrea Cerezo-Portillo, MA

Sherrill, Account Manager

Formerly AFC Doctors Express

2901 South Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34239