Geiger Gibson Community Health Center Providers

Medical

Patti RosenfieldPatti Rosenfield, AANP-FNP, MSN

Title: Nurse Practitioner
Board Certified: Family Medicine
Graduated: University of Massachusetts, Boston
Employed since: 2007
Medical Interests:
Professional Affiliations: MCNP, American Nurses Credentialing Center
Speaks: English

John Roberts, MSN, ANP-BC

Title: Nurse Practitioner
Board Certified: Yes
Graduated: Simmons College, Yale University School of Nursing
Employed since: 1991
Professional Interests:
Professional Affiliations: American Nurses Credentialing Center
Speaks: English

 

Lauren A. Schroder, MSN, APRN-BC

Title: Family Nurse Practitioner
Board Certified: Family Medicine
Graduated: Boston College
With NHC/HHSI since: 2004
Professional Interests:
Professional Affiliations: Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, Association of Nurses in AIDS Care
Speaks: English

Sonia Lipson, NP-C, MSN, ANCC

Title: Family Nurse Practitioner
Board Certified: Family Medicine
Graduated: Simmons College, Graduate School of Health Professions
With NHC/HHSI since: 2007
Professional Interests:
Professional Affiliations: American Nurses Credentialing Center
Speaks: Spanish, French

Samuel Rivers, MD

Title: Physician
Board Certified:  Adult Medicine
Graduated: Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI
Professional Interests:
Professional Affiliations: Diplomat of National Board of Medical Examiners
Speaks: English

 

Optometry

Yen-Linh T. Nguyen, OD

Title: Doctor of Optometry
With NHC/HHSI since: 2008
Graduated: New England College of Optometry
Professional Interests: Ocular Diseases, Routine Eye Exam and Contact Lenses
Professional Affiliations: Massachusetts Society of Optometrist, American Optometric Association
Speaks: English, Vietnamese

Dental

Matthew Horan, DMD

Title: Dental Director and Dentist
Board Certified: General Dentistry
Graduated: Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Employed since: 2016
Professional Affiliations: Massachusetts Dental Society, Massachusetts League of Community Health Centers- Dental Directors, National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC), National Network for Oral Health Access (NNOHA), Organization for Safety, Asepsis, and Prevention (OSAP)
Speaks: English

Carlos Isava, DDS

Title: Dentist
Board Certified: General Dentistry
Graduated: Universidad Central De Venezuela
Employed since: 2001
Professional Interests: Preventive education in Oral Health
Professional Affiliations: Faculty, Boston University Goldman School of Dentistry
Speaks: English & Spanish

Alexis Cenami, DMD

Title: Dentist
Board Certified: General Dentistry
Graduated: University of Florida, College of Dentistry
Employed since: 2013
Professional Interests: Community oral health care, preventive education, community outreach
Professional Affiliations: American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society, American Assocation of Women Dentists
Speaks: English

Grace Donaghue, DMD

Title: Dentist
Board Certified: General Dentistry
Graduated: Boston University Goldman School of Graduate Dentistry
Employed since: 2013
Professional Affiliations: ADA, Academy of General Dentistry
Speaks: English

Vicky Nguyen, RDH

Title: Dental Hygienist
Board Certified: Dental Hygienist
Graduated: Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
Employed since: 2014
Professional Interests: Periodontal Disease Control and overall oral health.
Professional Affiliations: American Dental Hygienist Association, Mass Dental Hygienist Association and California Dental Hygienist Association
Speaks: English, Vietnamese

Joseph De Leon DMD

Title: Dentist
Board Certified: General Dentistry
Graduated: University of the Philippines School of Dentistry
Employed since: 2012
Professional Interests:
Professional Affiliations: American Dental Association , Massachusetts Dental Society, Valley District Dental Society
Speaks: English

Jacqueline St. Pierre, DMD

Title: Dentist
Board Certified: General Dentistry
Graduated: Boston University School of Dental Medicine
Employed since: 2016
Professional Interests:
Professional Affiliations: American Dental Association, Massachusetts Dental Society
Speaks: English

Nawar Issac, DMD

Title: Dentist and Oral Surgeon
Employed since: 2016
Professional Affiliations: American Association for Community Dental Programs,Hispanic Dental Association
Speaks: English, Arabic, conversational German

Behavioral Health

Norman Sweet, LICSW, MBANorman Sweet

Title: Director of Behavioral Health
Employed since: 2010
Graduated: University at Albany
Medical Interests: Trauma, Family, Adoption, LGBTQ Community Health & Well-being, Motivational Interview
Professional Affiliations: Beta Gama Sigma
Speaks: English

Barbara Gray, LICSW, LADC1, CADAC, M.Ed.

Job Title: Licensed Independent Social Worker & GGCHC Substance Abuse Coordinator
Graduated: Boston University, Boston, MA (LICSW), UMASS Boston, MA (M.Ed.)
Employed since: 2007
Professional Interests: All addictions, substance abuse and behavioral,
ADD, PTSD, group therapy
Professional Affiliations:
Speaks: English

 

John Dabrowski, LICSW

Job Title: Licensed Independent Social Worker
Graduated: Boston University, School of Social Work, MA
Employed since: 1993
Professional Interests: Solution-focused treatment, mindfulness, pain management, motivational interviewing, family and relationship issues, adolescents to elderly
Professional Affiliations:
Speaks: English, German

Podiatry

Sharene Nubani, DPM

Title: Podiatrist
With NHC/HHSI since: 2016
Graduated: California School of Podiatric Medicine
Professional Affiliations: American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons
Speaks: English