Faculty and Staff

Free Clinic Core Faculty and Staff

Executive Director: Ellen Beck, MD 
Co-Medical Directors: Sunny Smith, MD; Michelle Johnson, MD 
Associate Medical Director: Natalie Rodriguez, MD 
Family Medicine Faculty: Raul Trejo, MD; Kristin Brownell, MD 
Pharmacy Faculty Director: Eduardo Fricovsky, PharmD 
Dental Directors/Advisors: Irvin Silverstein, DDS, MSEd; Donna Kritz-Silverstein, PhD 
Co-Dental Clinical Directors: Sussi Yamaguchi, DMD; Sam Dove, DDS 
Fellow in Underserved Dentistry: Dr. Sahil Amin-Patel
Acupuncture Faculty: Aaron Cook LAc; Robin Kohler LAc 
Social Worker Leaders/Faculty: Jim Lovell, MSW, Director/Third Avenue Charitable Organization; Charlene Atkins, MSW; Esmeralda Martinez 
Community Health Promoters / Promotoras: Isabel Dominguez, Socorro Gonzalez, Tom Madsen, 
Esmeralda Martinez 
Psychology/Mental Health Services Director: Celia Falicov, PhD 
Staff Support: Lisa Deferville; Carol Eames

Ancillary Health Professional Volunteers 2016-2017

Isabella Baldraco – Social Work Intern
Jason Bird, DPT – Physical Therapy Resident
Alyson Cavanaugh – Physical Therapist
Georgianna Collier - Nurse
Patricia Dahl, RN – Nurse
Barbara Dillon, RN – Nurse
David Goldstein, MS, OTR/L – Occupational Therapist
Lori Herman - Nurse
Erika Kamper – Nutritionist
Judi McGilvray - Nurse
Jada Mai - Nurse
Katie V Miller – Nutritionist
Allen Ng, DPT – Physical Therapy Resident
Dau Nguyen, DPT – Physical Therapy Resident
Mathew Parker, DPT – Physical Therapy Resident
Lee Anne Robotta – Physical Therapist
Karen Sanchez – Social Work Intern
Evan Simonsen - EMT
Brandy White - Nurse

Current and Past Volunteer Pharmacy Attendings

Tim Bassell, Pharm.D.
Tim Chen, Pharm.D.
Y Hoang, Pharm.D.
Michelle Hughes, Pharm.D.
Jairus Mahoe, Pharm.D.
Iyas Massanat, R.Ph.
Gordon McGuire, Pharm.D.
Linda Reynolds, Pharm.D.
Daniel Small, Pharm.D.
Mark Smith, R.Ph.
Kim Tallian, Pharm.D.
David Yee, Pharm.D.

Current and Past Volunteer Dental Attendings

Dr. Homonoyou Ardjmand
Dr. Tina Beck
Dr. Thomas Bierman
Dr. Brad Bourcy
Dr. John Philip Bradford
Dr. Tom Brant
Dr. Hien Quang Bui
Dr. Hector Caballero
Dr. Vivian Cavan
Dr. Christy Chen
Dr. Joseph Dehmer
Dr. Pranab Dutt
Dr. Katrina Eagilen
Dr. Howard Eagle
Dr. Jeremy Factor
Dr. Michelle Fang
Dr. Leeland FitzGerald
Dr. Edward Friedman
Dr. Dan Gibson
Dr. Fred Hammond
Dr. Robert Hanlon Jr.
Dr. Misako Hirota
Dr. Glenn Hom
Dr. Kurt Hummeldorf
Dr. Malieka Johnson
Dr. Robert Jungman
Dr. William Jungman
Dr. Mehrack Kajian-Faraji
Dr. David Keen
Dr. Kevin Kenny
Dr. Chris Klebers
Dr. Kevin Kohler
Dr. Peter Krumbhaar
Dr. Craig Kubina
Dr. Kevin Lee
Dr. Eric Lewis
Dr. Stephen Lockwood
Dr. Quan Ma
Dr. Nick Marongiu
Dr. Rebecca Marsh
Dr. David Milder
Dr. Jennifer Neglerio
Dr. An Nguyen
Dr. Andrew Nguyen
Dr. Diana Nguyen
Dr. Thomas Olinger
Dr. Maricelle Ortiz-Luis
Dr. Rob Orr
Dr. Melanie Parker
Dr. Erick Sato
Dr. Harriet Seldin
Dr. David Smith
Dr. Tim Smith
Dr. Scott Strommer
Dr. Sue Suh
Dr. Carol Summerhayes
Dr. Martin Talia
Dr. Abraham Tang
Dr. James Thompson
Dr. Henry Tran
Dr. Thanh Tran
Dr. Vincent Tran
Dr. Rebecca Wachtel
Dr. Nicholas Westwood
Dr. Michele Yamada

Our Transdisciplinary Acupuncture Team

Aaron Cook, LAc 
Don Phillips, LAc 
Joseph Douat, DACM, LAc 
Greg Lane, DACM, LAc 
Christine Cronin, DAOM, LAc
Robin Kohler, LAc

Our Transdisciplinary Legal Team

Staff Members

Melissa Aguiar
Ruby Alvarez
Karen Anchondo
Veronica Ayesta
Paola Banales
Ana Campos
Odili Cerecedo Moctezuma
Dulce Coronel
Melissa Gonzalez
Perla Gonzalez
Romina Holleran
Ted Janowsky
Ana Jerez
Jessica Langley DeGroot
Samantha Ledesma
Rebecca Levine
Esmeralda Lopez
Denyse Martinez
Yaneth Mora Lopez
Daniella Nordsving
David Ortiz
Carolina Pelayo
Rodrigo Peraza
Alondra Razo
Dana Sisitsky
Ileana Slavin
Alejandra Tostado
Monet Valdez

Volunteer Attorneys and Advocates

Maricela Amezola
Carl Balediata
Liz Bumer
Leah Chavarria
Maria Chavez
Jack Dailey
Thomas Diachenko
Irina Doliner
Jessica Dorman
Jodi Doucette
Hannah Engholm
Diane Gibson
Barbara Gross
Sami Haddad
Michael Hernandez
Maria Iriarte
Paula Joachin
Meredith Levin
Jessica McElfresh
Yunuen Mora
Brandon Naidu
Fabiola Navarro
Sam Oliver
Clark Ovruchesky
Diana Rodriguez Agiss
Jeffrey Schmid
Julia Schneider
Ed Schwartz
Adam Sherry
Kyle Siems
Jerod Smith
Michelle Stavros
Silvina Tondini
Michael Yu

Current and Past Volunteer Medical Faculty

John S Adams, MD
Kerrie Adams, MD
Vitali Aizin, MD
Jeannette Aldous, MD
James Amberg, MD
Susan Andera, DrPH, FNP
Jeff Applestein, MD
Linnea Axman, DrPH, FNP
Sikander Bains, MD
Ryan Barenchi, MD
Meredith Barnes, MD, PhD
Rodolfo Batarse, MD
Steven Bates, MD, MPH
Aldo Baylon, PsyD
Lauren Bennett, PA-C
Edward Bezkor, DPT, OCS, MTC
Vibha Bhatnagar, MD
Sanjeev Bhavnani, MD
Oliver Biederman, MD
Guy Bizek, MD
Tony Blain, MD
Robert Bonakdar, MD
Gerry Boss, MD
Brook Brouha, MD
Kristin Brownell, MD
Amy Carney, NP, PhD
Yoginder Chabra, MD
Jasmin Chang, RN, NP
Sutton Chen, MD
Edwin Chen, MD
Yi-Ning Cheng, MD
Ivy Choo, MD
Alvin Coda, MD
Rebecca Conahan, MD
Aaron Cook, L Ac
Steve Cowgill, MD
Bari Cunningham, MD
John Gibson Curington, MD
Samir Damani, MD
Christopher F del Riego, MD
Hope dela Vega, RPT
Nikita Dixon, MD
Amrita Dosanjh, MD
Judith Dougherty, FNP, RN, PHN
Sol D'Urso, MA, LMFT
Steven Edelman, MD
Lauren Edwards, PAC
Colleen Espenschied, PA-C
Celia Falicov, PhD
Maureen Farrell, MD
Adam Fierer, MD
Solomon Finkelstein, MD, CM, CCFP, FCFP
Moira Fitzpatrick, PhD, ND
Michael (Arthur) Flippin, MD
Valerie Foree, NP
Karen Freeman, MS, RDN
Eduardo Fricovsky, PharmD
Sheila Friedlander, MD
Jorge Galdamez, MD
Jeffrey Gertsch, MD
Patricia M Glidden, NP
Stacy Gomes, EdD
Billie Ellen Green, MD
Lydia Greiner, RN, NP
Carla Grosmann, MD
Monica Guma, MD
Malintze Gutierrez, DO
Eileen Haley, RN, CNS
Marion Handler, PhD
P Lance Hendricks, MD
Jeremy Hirst, MD
Robert Hogan, MD
Marian Holland, MD
Greg Hom, OD
Deborah Hopper, PhD
Susan Hough-Ivey, MD
Daniel Hunting, MD
Srinivas Iyengar, MD
Merle Jimenez, NP
Michelle Johnson, MD
Maggie Jolley, MD
Setareh Jones, MD
Pamela Jong, MD
Hassan Kafri, MD
Shyamala Karuvannur, MD
Brendan Kidder, MD
Andrew King, MD
Matthew Kirk, MD
Robin Kohler, L Ac
Ingrid Kruse, DPM
Monika Kumaraswamy
Ann Kuo, MD
Robert Lee, MD
Ni-cheng Liang, MD
Cathy Logan, MD
Melissa Lorang, MD
Kiran Mahl-Sansone, MD
Alan Maisel, MD
Jess Mandel, MD
Catalina Matiz, MD
Dianne McKay, MD
Marianne McKennett, MD
Rebecca Meier, Aud
Ana Mendoza, MD
Heidi Meyer, MD
Paul Michelson, MD
Heidi Millard, MD
Omar Mohamedaly, MD
Tarlan Moinizandi, MD
Michael Morelock, MD
Arash Mozayan, MD
Eileen Natuzzi, MD
Nancy Newman, MD
Diana Ng, MD
William Norcross, MD
Richard Novotny, MD
James Ochi, MD
Gregory Ostrow, MD
Sam Pan, MD
Soo Park, MD
Tabatha Parker, ND
David Parra, MD
Richard Payne, MD
Catherine Pearson, NP
Donald Phillips, L Ac
Renate Pilz, MD
Carolyn Piszczek, MD
Jennifer Poast, DO
Akbar Rahman, MD
Tania Rivera, MD
Bertram Wolf Jr Roberts, MD, MPH, DrPH
Natalie Rodriguez, MD
Allison Ross, MD
Lewis Rubin, MD
Bishoy Said, MD
Brooke Resh Sateesh, MD
Parmela Sawhney, MD
Larry R Schmitt, MD
Judith Ann Schnack, NP
Sandy Schwartz, MD
Meghan Sebasky, MD
Shaila Serpas, MD
Alan Shahtaji, DO
Mariela Shibley, PsyD
Julie Sierra, MD
Mark Silver, MD
Jill Sirikantraporn, PsyD
John Skirgaudas, MD
Brandon Smith, PA
Sunny Smith, MD
Mark Smith, PharmD
Kimberly Smith, MD
Charles Bart Smoot, MD
Stephen Sobel, MD
Seaver Soon, MD
David Spees, MD
Bruce J Stadwiser, MD
Victor Stewart, MD
Courtney Summers, MD
Pam Taub, MD
Wynnis Tom, MD
Mitsuo Tomita, MD
Neil Treister, MD
Raul Trejo, MD
William TC Tseng, MD
Jennifer Tuteur, MD
Salil (Vidyadhar) Upasani,
Liliana Uribe-Bruce, MD
Veronica Villarreal, MD
Lourdes Villaume, MD
Regina Wang, MD
Michelle Washington, FNPC
Nicodemus Watts, MD
Katherine White, MD
Nadine Wilson (nee Chen), MD
Robert Wishmeyer, PA-C
Jay Yao, MD
Scott Yeaw, MD
Ryan Yoon, MD
Carol Young, MD