Physicians

James J. Lamia, MD
Internist, Internal and Geriatric Medicine
Fort Wadsworth Family Health Center
Phone number: (718) 442-4158

By appointment only

Hours:Monday2:00pm – 4:30pm
Tuesday9:00am – 4:30pm
Thursday9:30am – 4:30pm

Languages:  English, Italian

Dr. Lamia is a Board Certified Internist practicing on Staten Island since 1987, specializing in care for adult and geriatric populations. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at the former St. Vincent’s Medical Center of Richmond, now Richmond University Medical Center and is an attending physician at several facilities, including Richmond University Medical Center, Clove Lakes Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, and the Silver Lake Specialized Care Center.

Deborah Aanonsen, MD
Internist, Internal and Geriatric Medicine
Fort Wadsworth Family Health Center
Phone number: (718) 442-4158

By appointment only

Hours:Monday8:30am – 4:00pm
Wednesday8:30am – 3:00pm
Friday8:30am – 12:00pm

Languages:  English

Dr. Aanonsen is a Board Certified Internist, born and raised in Staten Island, New York. She received her medical degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Sciences in Des Moines, Iowa, and completed her Internal Medicine residency at Staten Island University Hospital. Dr. Aanonsen has been in private practice since 1993, and began providing medical care to the military and their families soon after. She is the proud daughter, sister, niece and cousin of US Army veterans.

Michael P. Santoro, MD
Pediatrics
Fort Wadsworth Family Health Center
Phone number: (718) 442-4158

By appointment only

Hours:Tuesday9:00am – 12:00pm
Friday1:00pm – 4:00pm

Languages:  English

Dr. Santoro completed his Pediatric residency training at the former St Vincent’s Medical Center in Staten Island, where he later worked as a Pediatric Clinic attending in conjunction with Landmark Medical PC. He later set out into private practice and has maintained a solo practice since. With over 22 years of clinical experience. He holds active licenses in both NY and NJ.

Dr. Santoro prides himself on being accessible and compassionate to the needs of his patients and their families. He resides in the town of Freehold N.J., with his wife and 2 children. Inspired by his late dad a Pennsylvania Military College graduate and US Army Captain with nearly 20 years of service, he was honored to accept a position as a USFHP Pediatrician, and is looking forward to serving the children of the military Families at Fort Wadsworth.

Michael Schmierer, DPM, FASPD
Podiatry
Fort Wadsworth Family Health Center
Phone number: (718) 442-4158

By appointment only

Hours:2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month1:00pm – 4:00pm

Languages:  English

Dr. Schmierer is a Board Certified Podiatrist in practice for over thirty years. He completed his education and training in New York at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, and held clinical positions with several New York area hospitals including Maimonides, Coney Island Hospital, Bayley Seton Hospital, Earle Naval Station, Lakehurst Naval Station and Bayonne Army Support Station. He is a member of the American Podiatric Medical Association, New Jersey Podiatric Medical Society, and a Fellow in the American Society of Podiatric Dermatology.

Betty Kelly, MD
Family Medicine
Mitchel Field Health Clinic
Phone number: (516) 222-0228

By appointment only

Hours:Monday8:00am – 4:00pm
Tuesday8:00am – 4:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 4:00pm
Thursday8:00am – 4:00pm
Friday8:00am – 12:00pm

Languages:  English

Dr. Kelly is Board Certified in Family Medicine. She was born and raised on Long  Island, New York. She received her medical degree from the State University of New York at Stony Brook School of Medicine in 1986. She completed her Family Medicine training at Northwell at Southside. Dr. Kelly  has practiced medicine at the Mitchel Field Family Health Center since 1998. Both of Dr. Kelly’s parents proudly served in the Navy.

Roman Brushtein, MD
Internist, Internal and Geriatric Medicine
Mitchel Field Health Clinic
Phone number: (516) 222-0228

By appointment only

Hours:Monday8:00am – 12:30pm
Tuesday12:00pm – 4:00pm
Wednesday8:00am – 12:30pm
Friday12:00pm – 4:00pm

Languages:  English

Dr. Brushtein is a Board Certified Internist. He graduated from the medical school in Russia. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency Program at St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, New York, in 2002. After that he has been working in Long Island at Mercy Medical Center in Rockville Centre and his private office in Lynbrook. Dr. Brushtein is very experienced in taking care of geriatric population from his years of practice at skilled nursing facilities. Dr. Brushtein joined Mitchell Field Family Health Center in Garden City in 2005. He provides continuity of care by seeing patients from Mitchell Field at Mercy Hospital.

Francine Guzman, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Mitchel Field Health Clinic
Phone number: (516) 222-0228

By appointment only

Hours:2 Wednesday mornings per month8:00am – 12:00pm

Languages:  English

TBA

Lorey Pollack, MD
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Mitchel Field Health Clinic
Phone number: (516) 222-0228

By appointment only

Hours:2 Tuesday mornings per month8:00am – 12:00pm

Languages:  English

TBA

Patrick Nowak, DPM
Podiatry
Mitchel Field Health Clinic
Phone number: (516) 222-0226

By appointment only

Hours:2 Thursday mornings per month8:00am – 12:00pm

Languages:  English

Dr. Nowak has practiced Podiatric Medicine for over thirty-five years. He received his    Doctorate in Podiatric Medicine from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine in 1985. He later was an adjunct professor at the same institution. He has been on staff at Bayley Seton Hospital and St. Vincent’s Medical Center both in Staten Island, N.Y. He has treated patients at Mitchel Field Family Health Center for thirty years.