Meet our Health Care Professionals

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Helping Patients Get Well Everyday

Our team of compassionate health care professionals are committed to providing you with a personalized experience in a friendly, inviting and safe environment. They take pride in helping each patient obtain and maintain good health by guiding them on a path to wellness.

Get to know our health care professionals and start getting well today!

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Primary Care Professionals

Julie Bates, MD

Primary Care Physician


” Inspired by patients, empowered by team, I promote exceptional health care with respect for the dignity of every person.”

Mary Mulqueen, MD

Primary Care, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics


” Without any hesitation, I can say that my passion in my life has been to care for children and adults with intellectual / developmental disabilities; to help them lead healthy and fulfilling lives.”

Joy Ciardullo, NP-C

Family Nurse Practitioner


” My responsibility is to deliver basic health and preventive care, as well as, to advocate for you to achieve your greatest health potential. I look at the whole persons needs which reflects the true meaning of care in healthcare.”

Mental/Behavioral Health Care Professionals

Zonya Mitchell, PsyD

Clinical Director/ Neuropsychologist


“It’s my mission to provide a warm and caring environment and to see the complete person so that you and/or your child leave feeling like you have been heard.”

Sara Paredes, LCSW-R

Licensed Clinical Social Worker


“My mission is to listen, empower, and motivate change. With adequate services, resources and supports, everyone can achieve their goals and fulfill their dreams.”

Jane V. Perr, MD

Board Certified in Psychiatry; Distinguished Life Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association


“My goal has always been to provide to my patients the kind of medical care that I would want my family members and friends to receive.”

Ronald Schenendorf, MD

Board Certified Psychiatrist, American Psychiatric Association


“To be part of a team that helps these individuals lead an enviable life brings me great satisfaction.”

Joanne Sgambati, PhD, BCBA, LBA

Psychologist


“As both a psychologist and parent of an adult on the autism spectrum I understand the ongoing struggles that families face day to day. My motivation is to improve the quality of life for as many individuals and their families as possible so that they can live a self-fulfilling life which makes them genuinely happy and healthy.”

Lisa Wajsblat, PsyD, BCBA-D

Psychologist


“My collaborative and dynamic approach to intervention encourages each member of the treatment team to become empowered and take ownership over their role in promoting success for themselves or their child.”

Victoria Capobianco, DO

Psychiatrist


Sophia Francis-Stewart, MD

Psychiatrist


Kusum Kathpalia, MD

Psychiatrist


“I strive towards achieving the best quality of life possible for my patients, through advocacy, and collaborative healthcare model for behavioral health.”

Michelle Conti-Giambruno, PsyD

Psychologist


” My mission is to work with individuals and their families in a way that builds on strengths and potential, while providing a therapy environment based on mutual trust, respect, and collaboration.”

Jennifer DeSetto, PMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner


Alicia T. Portuondo-Smith, MSN, FPMHNP-BC

Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner


“My mission is to treat the whole person, identify the complexities of each individual’s life and address their needs to improve their overall health”.

Dental Care Providers

Hsien Chang Lee, DDS

Dentist


Yu-Chien Esther Chang, DDS

Dentist


” It is my great privilege to serve the patients and to ensure their quality of life can be improved to the best of my ability.”

Meredith Jaffe, DDS

Dentist


“My mission is to create a dental home where those we serve feel welcomed and respected.”

Daniel B. Lim, DMD

Dentist


“I aspire to give back and to serve to my best ability because I am able and it is the right thing to do.”

Podiatry Care Providers

Mitchell Horowitz, DPM

Podiatrist


“My role as a Podiatrist is to make all our patients feel welcome and comfortable so that they can put their best foot forward.”

Allen Roth, DPM

Podiatrist


“As a Podiatrist I recognize the importance of treating the whole patient.”

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