Our Team

Healthcare Professionals

Our skilled team of health care professionals provide personalized, coordinated and comprehensive services that can meet needs of any local child or adults.

Adult/Family Medicine

RosaAnabela Tavares, MD MPD

Family Medicine
Assistant Medical Director

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish, French

Locations:
Westbury

Peter Guiney, DO

Director
Family Medicine Residency Program

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Elmont, Westbury

Thomas Joyce, DO

Associate Director
Family Medicine Residency Program

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Elmont, Westbury

Adedeji Adelaja, DO

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Yoruba

Locations:
Hempstead

Fatima Arshad, DO

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish, Punjabi, Urdu

Locations:
Westbury

Marie Celestin, MD

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish, French, Creole

Locations:
Westbury

Emmanuel Decade, DO

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual French Creole

Locations:
Elmont

Tami Hall, NP

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Oceanside

Sabiha Haque, MD

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi, Spanish

Locations:
Roosevelt

Horace Hawthorne, DO

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Patricia Kear, NP

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
School Based Health Center Roosevelt

Martene Overton, NP

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Roosevelt, Oceanside

Frankie Payne, FNP

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Hempstead

Seema Minhas, MD

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu

Locations:
Roosevelt

Karen Staple, NP

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English, Spanish

Locations:
Elmont, BEST

Ilya Tarascin, DO

Family Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Russian, Ukranian

Locations:
Elmont

Internal Medicine

Roseline Carelus, NP

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Maritza Dominguez, NP

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Charles Famulare, MD

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Emilio Garcia, MD

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Roosevelt

Rom Gupta, MD

Internal Medicine & Gastroenterology

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Tamil, Telugu

Locations:
Oceanside

Naseem Hussaini, MD

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Benjali, Hindi, Urdu

Locations:
Hempstead

Linotte Jean-Jeune, MD

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual French, Creole, Spanish

Locations:
Westbury

Anjum Maqbool, MD

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Westbury

Mason Pimsler

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Roosevelt

Marie Robert Georges, MD

Internal Medicine

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual French, Creole

Locations:
Elmont

Pediatrics

Thomas Bloom, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Hungarian, Russian

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care, Westbury

Joy Ciardullo, NP

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
School Based Health Center Westbury

Cathie C. Gross, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Rajender Jinna, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Elmont, Roosevelt

Gina Galante, NP

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
School Based Health Center Freeport

Suanne Kowal Connelly, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Karen Mones, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Westbury

Gina Reinoso, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Hempstead

Ernest Simela, MD

Pediatrics

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Zulu

Locations:
Roosevelt

Dental

Olga Celleri-Pincus, DDS

Dental

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Elmont, Roosevelt, Freeport – South Ocean Care

Lilliam Cruz

Dental Hygienist

Preferred Languages:
English, Spanish

Locations:
Elmont, Roosevelt

Leslie Joseph, DDS

Dental

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish, French Creole

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Winardo Lomboy, DDS

Dental

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Tagalog, Medical Spanish

Locations:
Roosevelt

Natasha Pierre Louie, DMD

Dental

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Creole

Locations:
Westbury

Elizabeth Romero

Dental Hygienist

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Westbury, Freeport – South Ocean Care

Elham Shadpour, DDS

Dental

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Farsi, Medical Spanish

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Jing Yao Ye, DDS

Dental

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Chinese

Locations:
Elmont

Specialty Services

Natalia Alcantara-Lugo, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Hempstead, Westbury

Claudia Catapano, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
School Based Health Center Westbury

Alexandra Garrity, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Elmont

Fred Lopez, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Roosevelt

Maureen Moynihan, NP

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Roosevelt, Freeport – South Ocean Care

Vanessa Morillo, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Roosevelt, Freeport – South Ocean Care

Amanda Murphy, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Roosevelt

Lynn Murphy, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Hempstead

Alisa Palumbo, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
School Based Health Center Freeport

Orlando Perez, LCSW

Behavioral Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Westbury, Roosevelt

Marie Charles Belzie, MD

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual French, Creole

Locations:
Roosevelt

Vamsi Chiguripati, MD

Psychiatry

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Hindi, Urdu, Kannada, Telugu and Tamil

Locations:
Roosevelt, Hempstead, Westbury

Sharon Antin-Kantrowitz, RD

Nutrition

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Monica Gonzales, RD

Nutrition

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Hempstead, Westbury

Christine Santisteban, RD

Nutrition

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish, French, Tagalog

Locations:
Elmont

Asma Alizai, OD

Optometry

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Westbury, Freeport – South Ocean Care

Courtney Case, OD

Optometry

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Westbury, Freeport – South Ocean Care

Melvin Hurt, DPM

Podiatry

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Elmont, Roosevelt, Westbury

Matthew Nester, DPM

Podiatry

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Elmont, Freeport – South Ocean Care, Oceanside

Women’s Health

Margaret Cole, Certified Midwife

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Freeport – South Ocean Care

Victoria Delgado, MD

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Spanish

Locations:
Elmont

Erum Hashmi, MD

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Urdu, Hindi, Punjabi

Locations:
Westbury

Nadine Klein, PA

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Roosevelt

Snezhana Mullokandov, MD

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
Bilingual Russian

Locations:
Roosevelt

Shira Portnoy, PA

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Hempstead

Tania Revolus, MD

Women’s Health

Preferred Languages:
English

Locations:
Hempstead

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Telehealth allows the doctor to care for registered patients by phone when the provider and patient are not physically present with each other.

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