Inessa Grinblat, M.D.
Dr. Grinblat has extensive experience in internal medicine, acute and chronic patient care. Her experience also includes research in coronary artery disease and diabetes. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York and is licensed in New Jersey.
Igor Priven, M.D.
Dr. Priven is a board certified endocrinologist. He completed his endocrinology fellowship at Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York, with additional training at the Mayo Clinic. He is the only endocrinologist in Middlesex/Monmouth counties designated as a “Thyroid specialist” by the American Thyroid Association (www.thyroid.org). He performs and interprets thyroid ultrasonography and ultrasound-guided fine needle aspiration of thyroid nodules as well as Bone Density (DEXA) scans for osteoporosis evaluation. Dr. Priven also specializes in diabetes evaluation and management. He is a member of The American Thyroid Association and Endocrine Society. Dr. Priven always makes sure that patients are well educated about their diagnosis and treatment plan, and always puts patients at ease.
Joseph Schafer, D.C.
Dr. Schafer is certified by the National Board of Chiropractic Examiners. He is a graduate of New York Chiropractic College, completing his internship at the NYCC Syracuse Health Center. He was chosen for and completed an Orthopedic rotation with Syracuse Orthopedic Associates. He has extensive experience in diagnosis, treatment and management of sports and other traumatic injuries. Additional training includes pediatric chiropractic procedures. He is also certified in Wellness Management. He is licensed in New Jersey.
Simon Becker, DPM
Dr. Becker is Board Certified by the American Board of Lower Extremity Surgery and the American Association of Wound Care Surgeons and has been providing care to patients in New Jersey for over 20 years. Dr. Becker received his medical degree from Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine and a B.S. in biology from Wilkes University. He completed his podiatric surgical residency at North Detroit General Hospital: Emphasis on trauma and reconstructive surgery of the foot and ankle. Dr. Becker has been a guest lecturer at Novartis Pharmaceutical and Bradley Pharmaceutical, where he also served as research consultant. He has been a guest speaker at the AED Health Education Conference and has served as a member of the Finish Line Medical Team for NY and Philadelphia marathons, as well as a teaching assistant in gross anatomy and lower extremity anatomy. In addition to his extensive credentials and years of experience, Dr. Becker is committed to providing a comprehensive level of compassionate care and state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options to patients of all ages and stages of life.
Sergey Grachev, MD, FACS
Dr. Grachev is certified by the American Board of Surgery and a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons. He is trained in the da Vinci Surgical System and has performed well over one hundred procedures using this state of the art, minimally invasive robotic technology. Dr. Grachev was a visiting fellow and international scholar at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. He completed a general surgery residency at Vanderbilt Medical Center in Nashville, TN, Metropolitan Group Hospitals in Chicago and was chief resident at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. He uses advanced surgical techniques, new technologies, and novel approaches to current problems in the field of traditional open general surgery and minimally invasive surgery.
Katie Howard, APN
Katie is an experienced nurse practitioner who earned her bachelor’s degree in nursing (BSN) from the University of Delaware and master’s degree in nursing (MSN) from Monmouth University. She has over 10 years of bedside experience working with acutely ill patients. Currently, her focus is on treating patients with diabetes and thyroid disorders as well as primary care prevention. She tailors her care to each individuals needs and treats each patient with the utmost respect.
Marina Rabkin, RD, CDE, Certified Insulin Pump Trainer
Marina is a Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator and Certified Insulin Pump trainer. She is a graduate of Brooklyn College and Montclair State University. She has over fifteen years of experience working with pre-diabetes, diabetes prevention and management, heart and renal disease, and weight loss management. She helps patients create individualized meal plans to cope with many aspects of their disease. Marina is a great source of information tailored to the needs of the individual patient. She teaches blood sugar monitoring, insulin injection techniques, insulin pump management, and all necessary skills for day-to-day aspects of diabetes self-care. She also does comprehensive insulin pump management for new and experienced patients on insulin pumps.
Joelle Casale – Office Manager
Roberta Bustamante, LPN – Clinical Manager
Carol Granese – Medical Lab Supervisor
Padma Patel – Medical Lab Technologist
Michael Magera – Massage Therapist/Physical Therapy Aide
Inna Fikhman – Medical Assistant
Michelle Rivera – Medical Assistant
Irina Zeltser – Ultrasound Technician
Barbara Balogh – Phlebotomist
Jennifer Maina – Front Desk
Gabrielle Royzner – Front Desk
Alexa Wolsky – Front Desk
Olga Tselichev – Front Desk
Sonya Priven – Billing Assistant
Nataliya Voznyuk – Administrative Assistant