Amy Z. Aqua, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Amy Z. Aqua, M.D., F.A.A.P.

Board-Certified Pediatricians Wellington, FL

Dr. Amy Aqua grew up in Miami Beach, Florida and obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1987, graduating cum laude. She earned her medical degree at The Ohio State University in 1991 and completed her pediatric residency at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center in Tucson in 1994.

Dr. Aqua worked in Arizona for one year before moving to South Florida, where she practiced locally for 13 years before joining Wellington Pediatrics (formerly Simo and Bruck Pediatrics) in 2009.

Dr. Aqua enjoys practicing general pediatrics and especially relishes taking care of whole families, helping guide parents in the care of their most precious treasures. She has been board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics since 1994 and she is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP).

Dr. Aqua is a clinical instructor at Florida Atlantic University’s College of Medicine and she is a preceptor to students from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. She is also a principal investigator at Visions Clinical Research, where she participates in pediatric clinical trials. Dr. Aqua is a member of the Palm Beach County Pediatric Society, as well.

In her free time, Dr. Aqua works with thinkPINKkids, a not-for-profit organization she helped bring to South Florida in 2009, which has raised nearly $100,000 for breast cancer research and patient support. She also enjoys exercising and traveling with her husband, Keith Aqua, M.D., and their three sons.

Hospital Affiliations

Wellington Regional Medical Center and Palms West Hospital

Education & Training

  • Undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania in 1987, graduating cum laude.
  • Medical degree at The Ohio State University in 1991.
  • Pediatric Residency Training – University of Arizona Health Science Center in Tucson, AZ

Patient Feedback

Mariedy P.

My oldest son is 15 and my youngest is 9, My kids have been patients since birth. I have never had a problem with this office. The front staff is great and the nurses are kind, gentle and caring. I feel like I’m speaking with family and not healthcare providers. I wouldn’t go anywhere else. I pray that Dr Bruck doesn’t not retire until my kids are of age. People will only rate when they have a problem and not when credit is do. So for a change I can write that I have Always been 100% satisfied with this office.  

Ashley C.

  Kristen Archer is AMAZING. I originally took my daughter to her in Coral Springs and followed her up to Wellington. She is newer to the practice and SO worth a visit. She takes amazing care of both of my girls. She is personable, caring, and amazing at what she does. Your children are in great hands with her.

Samantha W.

  Kristin Archer is amazing! (This whole practice is great.) You don’t just feel like a number there. She takes her time and answers any questions/concerns you have.  

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