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The Westchester Medical Practice is a multi-specialty medical care center, located right in your neighborhood. We offer Board Certified physicians in the following specialties:

  • Diabetes
  • Geriatrics
  • Internal Medicine
  • Neurology
  • Ophthalmology / LASIK
  • Pediatrics
  • Plastic Surgery
  • Retinal Specialist
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

For your convenience, we offer same day, evening and Saturday appointments and free parking. Most major insurances are accepted.


Meet our internists, pictured left to right: Dr. Daniela Spitzer, Dr. Valerie Ziesmer, Dr. Magda Gabriely, Dr. James Trapasso, Dr. Steve Rocker, Dr. David Burns, Dr. Bill Higgins

 


Corporate Compliance

 

Should anyone observe any labor law violations or experience any work related concerns regarding policy and procedure, OSHA concerns (safety), sexual or verbal harassment, fraud or abuse, HIPAA violations or any other concerns that you may have please contact our Compliance Officer 914-739-0087 ext. 308. Please know that all concerns are confidential and can be reported anonymously. The voicemail is secure and only the Compliance Officer has access to the messages.

 


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Please contact our referral line at
914-788-4635 for information regarding our Physicians.

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Hudson Valley Hospital Center - www.hvhc.org

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Please call for an appointment at (914) 736-0400 in Peekskill office.

Our Internal Medicine Department in Yorktown accepts walk-ins and same day appointments. Please call 914-962-5533 for additional information.

The Westchester Medical Practice
Mission Statement

"To enhance the well being of the Hudson Valley Hospital Center Community we serve by continuing to provide the highest quality health care"

To accomplish this Vision we will:

Provide a comprehensive array of healthcare services

Utilize leading edge technology

Work together as a team

Attract and retain the highest quality physicians and staff

Preserve the physician's leadership role

Participate and support the Hudson Valley Hospital Center communities.

Cold Spring

(845) 265-1006

Internal Medicine:
Cynthia Ligenza, MD
Terry Alexander, NP

1756 Route 9D, Suite 101
Cold Spring, NY 10516

 

(845) 809-5661

Internal Medicine:
Ellen M. Higgins, FNP
William Higgins, MD

1756 Route 9D, Suite 104
Cold Spring, NY 10516

 

(845) 265-3664

Internal Medicine:
Cipriano Vamenta, MD

1756 Route 9D, Suite 102
Cold Spring, NY 10516

 

Cortlandt Manor

(914) 293-8600

Neurology:
Shaik Ubaid, MD

1978 Crompond Road - Suite 101
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

 

(914) 739-6550

Internal Medicine:
James Trapasso, DO
Steven Rocker, MD
Aaron Richman, MD

1985 Crompond Road, Bldg. D
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

 

(914) 736-6180

OB/GYN:
Meedlen Charles, MD
Sheila Pongnon, MD

Joanne Mazzio, CNM, NP, MS
Jonelle Bingham-Alexander, M.D.
Maria Nierenberg, CNM, NP, MS
Danielle Stracci, LM, CM, MS

1968 Crompond Road,
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

 

(914) 736-1100

Ophthalmology:
Dr. Phillip Calenda

1985 Crompond Road, Bldg. C
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

 

(914) 737-3346

Pediatrics:
Dr. Michael Lasser
Dr. Eric Mier

1985 Crompond Road, Bldg. E
Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

 

Croton-on-Hudson

(914) 271-2424
Pediatrics:
Lawrence Baskind, MD
Susan Travis, CPNP
Mary Ellen Stavitz, CPNP
Ellen Sandoval, MD

35 South Riverside Ave
Croton-on-Hudson, NY 10520

 

Peekskill

(914) 736-0400
Internal Medicine/Gastroenterology:
David Burns, MD
Internal Medicine:
Sejal Lauro, PA

211 South Division Street
Peekskill, NY 10566

 

Putnam Valley

(914) 528-7664
OB/GYN:
Meedlen Charles, MD
Sheila Pongnon, MD

Joanne Mazzio, CNM, NP, MS
Jonelle Bingham-Alexander, M.D.
Maria Nierenberg, CNM, NP, MS
Danielle Stracci, LM, CM, MS

205 Waterside Professional Park
Located at 1259 Oregon Road
Putnam Valley, NY 10579

 

Yorktown

(914) 962-5533
Internal Medicine:
Daniela Spitzer, MD

 

(914) 302-2640
Plastic Surgery:
Dennis A. Pastena, MD

2050 Saw Mill River Road, Suite 1
Yorktown Heights, NY 10598