Connecticut Health Providers

Eric Walsh

Eric Walsh

Board Certifications / Specialties:  American Board of Family Medicine

Medical Degree: MD from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Residency:  Family Medicine University of Alabama Birmingham at Anniston, AL and Preventive Medicine Public Health residency at Loma Linda University Medical Center in Loma Linda CA

Other Degrees: DrPH and MPH (doctorate and masters of public health) Loma Linda University School of Public Health Loma Linda, California

Credentials:  MD DrPH MPH

Fun Fact:  I recently moved back to Connecticut after moving away as a teenager 

Arthur Yazhemskiy

Arthur Yazhemskiy

Board Certifications / Specialties: American Board of Family Medicine

Medical Degree: Doctor or Medicine from The American University of Integrative Sciences

Residency: Family Medicine at Northwell Health Glen Cove Hospital

Other Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Biology from Stony Brook University

Credentials: MD

Fun Fact: I speak four different languages

Alexander Ashe

Alexander Ashe

Alexander Ashe: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
NPI: 1619406675
Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA
Certificates: ACLS, BLS
Undergraduate Degree: University of Massachusetts Amherst
Master's Degree: Master of Physician Assistant Studies at Bay Path University
Credentials: PA-C
Fun Fact: I'm a New England sports fan. I love to travel!

Allison Valley

Allison Valley

Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA certified

Medical Degree: MHS, BS Radiologic Science

Residency: 

Other Degrees: 

Credentials: Physician Assistant Certified, ACLS certified, NIH Stroke scale certification

Fun Fact: Fun Fact: I love to bake. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alyssa Kalberer

Alyssa Kalberer

Alyssa Kalberer: Physician Assistant
NPI: 1578003232
Undergraduate Degree: Central CT State University, Bachelor’s in Biomolecular Sciences with a Minor in Chemistry
Graduate Degree: MCPHS University, Boston, Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies
Certifications: ACLS, BLS, and PA-C
Previous Employment: Neonatal ICU, Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital
Fun Fact: I play soccer and love to bake!

Ashley Corridori

Ashley Corridori

Ashley Corridori: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA

Certificates: ACLS, BLS

Undergraduate Degree: Biology at Assumption College

Master's Degree: Master of Physician Assistant Studies at MCPHS University, Worcester Campus

Credentials: PA-C

Fun Fact: I love to travel and explore new places!

Beth Dean

Beth Dean

Beth Dean: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
NPI: 1003102054
Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA
Certificates: ACLS, BLS
Undergraduate Degree: College of the Holy Cross; Chemistry Major, Economics Minor
Master's Degree: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Springfield College
Credentials: PA-C
Fun Fact: I truly enjoy taking care of the patients that live in the Farmington Valley where we are raising our 3 boys. Our family likes to find fun things to do outside during all 4 seasons. We like to hike, go fishing, build snowmen, and keep watch on the tadpoles growing in our back yard.

Brandon Ragozzino

Brandon Ragozzino

Board Certifications / Specialties: BLS, PALS, ACLS

Undergraduate Degree: Major -Health Sciences Minor- Chemistry

Physician Assistant School: Jefferson College of Health Sciences

Previous Employment: EMT

Fun Fact: I once won third place in a best looking man competition on a Royal Caribbean cruise 

 

Carly Odesenia

Carly Odesenia

Board Certifications / Specialties:  ANCC certified / Family Practice

Medical Degree: Masters of Science in Nursing

Other Degrees: BSN from UVM

Credentials:  FNP-BC

Fun Fact:  I'm a new mom, enjoying finding new local things to do with my family.

Christopher Kopin

Christopher Kopin

Christopher J Kopin: Physician Assistant
NPI: 1689691669
Board Certification: NCCPA
Professional Associations: Society for Emergency Medicine Physician Assistants.  AAPA.  ConnAPA.
Undergraduate Degree: University of CT, Major in Communication Science, Minor in Marketing
Master’s Degree: Master of Health Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies, Quinnipiac University, Hamden CT.
Previous Employment: Emergency Dept. Middlesex Hospital , Middletown CT 10yrs
Fun Fact: Daughter currently enrolled in PA program Quinnipiac University.

Danielle Robbins

Danielle Robbins

Danielle Robbins: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Board Certifications: NCCPA

Certificates:  ACLS, PALS, BLS, NCRME

Undergraduate Degree:  Bachelor of Science from University of New England in Biddeford, Maine

Master’s Degree:  Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from University of New England in Portland, Maine

Previous Employment: St. Joseph Health Center Pediatric Clinic in Providence, RI

                                           CharterCare Medical Associates Primary Care Clinic in Cumberland, RI

                                           Concentra Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine in Warwick, RI

                                           Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island Emergency Department

Fun Fact: I love to travel.  I spent a week in Honduras for a medical mission trip and spent a month all over Europe after graduation from college. 

Doug Paragone

Doug Paragone

Board Certifications / Specialties: Emergency Medicine

Medical Degree: Master of Physician Assistant Studies

Credentials: MPAS, PA-C

Fun Fact: I am an avid hiker and am looking to add to the list of summits from the Pacific Northwest, from which I've recently moved. 

Gina Morgenstein

Gina Morgenstein

Board Certifications / Specialties:  Physician Assistant

Degree: Bachelor of Science Physician Assistant

Credentials: PA-C

Fun Fact: I am a Mama, Grandma and a Town Councilor

Jason Kurtzman

Jason Kurtzman

Jason Kurtzman: MD
NPI: 1093035883
Board Certifications: ABEM
Certificates: ACLS, ATLS, PALS
Undergraduate Degree: Hamilton College
Medical School: UConn
Residency: UConn Integrated Residency in Emergency Medicine/Hartford Hospital
Previous Employment: Bristol Hospital
Fun Fact: I grew up in Simsbury and still bleed Whaler green

Jayme Clark

Jayme Clark

Jayme M Clark: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
NPI: 1083967483
Board Certifications: NCCPA
Certificates: ACLS, BLS
Undergraduate Degree: Biology at Bay Path University
Master’s Degree: Master of Health Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Quinnipiac University
Previous Employment: Stony Creek Urgent Care, ECHN Orthopedic Surgery
Fun Fact: I like to design charcuterie boards and listen to Fleetwood Mac

Jessica Martin

Jessica Martin

Board Certifications / Specialties: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP)/Family Nurse Practitioner Certification

Medical Degree: Master of Science in Nursing for Family Nurse Practitioner from Regis College.

Other Degrees: Bachelor of Science in

Biology with a minor in Management from Emmanuel College; Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Regis College.

Certificates:  BLS for Healthcare Providers, Small Pox Vaccination Administration, NIH Protecting Human Research Participation.

Fun Fact: Originally from CT, but I have lived and studied in Boston and Hawaii. I love nature, playing tennis, and spending time with my children!

Jessica Murphy

Jessica Murphy

Jessica Murphy: Physician Assistant

Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA

Certificates: ACLS, BLS

Undergraduate Degree: Bachelor's of Health Science Quinnipiac University

Master's Degree: Master's of Health Science with Physician Assistant Certificate Quinnipiac University

Previous Employment: Waterbury Hospital ER, Stony Creek Urgent Care

Fun Fact: I play ice hockey

Kate-lyn Birchell

Kate-lyn Birchell

Certifications: ACLS, PALS, BLS, TNCC 

Medical Degree: Master's of Science in Nursing for Family Nurse Practitioner from Sacred Heart University 

Other Degrees: Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from University of Connecticut, Associates Degree in Nursing from Three Rivers Community College 

Credentials: MSN, FNP-BC, CEN

Previous Employment: RN at Backus Hospital on Step-Down Unit for 3 years and in the Backus Emergency Room for the past 3 years (still working per diem).

Fun Fact:  I used to play volleyball for school and on travel club teams. I love to travel anywhere there is a beach! 

Kelsey Burger

Kelsey Burger

Name and Title: Kelsey Burger PA-C

NPI: 1750819330

Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA: work in specialties urgent care and hospital medicine

Certificates: NCCPA

Undergraduate Degree: BS in Biology from Seton Hall University 

Master's Degree: MS Physician Assistant 

Credentials: M.S.PA-C

Previous Employment: Hartford Hospital Hospitalist department

Fun Fact: I grew up in CT and after many years in the NJ/NYC area-I recently moved back and look forward to serving my home community now in the outpatient setting. I enjoy traveling with friends and family in my free time.

Kelsey Caulfield

Kelsey Caulfield

Kelsey Caulfield: Physician Assistant
NPI: 1245462589
Board Certifications / Specialties: NCCPA
Certificates: ACLS, BLS, The Art and Science of Botulinum Toxin A Administration, The Art of Dermal Fillers Administration, Radiation Health Indoctrination Certified
Undergraduate Degree: Bachelor of Science in Health Science, Springfield College, Springfield MA
Master's Degree: Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies, Springfield College, Springfield MA
Previous Employment: Lawrence and Memorial Hospital Emergency Department, General Dynamics Electric Boat Occupational Health Center
Fun Fact: I enjoy homesteading and used to have a pet mini-pig.

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