The Scott Center for Autism Treatment recently named Dr. Steve Badolato as its new medical director. Badolato is a family physician and sports medicine specialist andcares for a handful of autistic children in his practice. He served as the medical director for the IMG/Bollettieri Sports Academy in Bradenton, Fla., before opening his private practice, Badolato Family Health/Premier Sports Medicine, in Melbourne.
Most recently the team physician for the Brevard County Manatees, Badolato provided medical care for retired NFL players in the NFL Gridiron Greats Medical Program. He was appointed by the Senate of the State of Florida to the Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) Medicaid Board and by the Florida Governor’s Office to continue to serve AHCA at the state level.