Orange Regional Medical Group
Orange Regional Medical Group is a primary care and multi-specialty practice that is part of Orange Regional Medical Center's network of care. This means that you and your family will benefit from our connection to the hospital and its state-of-the-art facilities, advanced technology and access to critical services, including an emergency department, cardiac care and more.
Our Services & Multi-specialty Care
Orange Regional Medical Group offers you excellent multi-specialty care, right in your community including:
Primary Care Services
Our Board-certified physicians and Family Nurse Practitioners are available to provide excellent medical care to people of all ages, from newborns to geriatrics.
Cardiovascular & Heart Care
The Board-certified physicians of our Cardiovascular Department offer treatment, diagnosis and management of heart disease with advanced technological procedures.
Urgent Care Services
Board-certified in urgent care and internal medicine, our team of experts are offering fast, comprehensive care to our patients needing urgent medical attention.
Breast Surgery Services
Our Breast Surgical Services are led by Paramjeet Singh, M.D., FACS who specializes in the management and treatment of breast disease and cancer.
Preparing For Your Visit
Learn more about what you can expect from your visit to our Orange Regional Medical Group, what to bring, how to schedule an appointment, and more!
Learn more about what you can expect from your visit to our Orange Regional Medical Group, what to bring, how to schedule an appointment, and more!
NEW On-site Pharmacy
For our patients convenience, we have incorporated an on-site pharmacy, located right within our newly constructed Outpatient Building. Patients can now ask to have their prescriptions and medications filled by NeighboRx Pharmacy.
So when you leave your appointment, you walk right over to pick up your filled prescriptions.
Billing & Insurance
Orange Regional Medical Group is a participating provider in many health plan networks - find the list here as well as information about billing and insurance.
Orange Regional Medical Group offers convenient electronic access to your medical information through a web-based version of our computer system called MyChart.
MyChart also allows you to view your billing summary and health insurance information while also making it easy to pay your bill online.
Orange Regional Medical Group (ORMG) and Catskill Regional Medical Group (CRMG) are members of the Greater Hudson Valley Health System, comprised of the well-established and highly regarded Orange Regional Medical Center and Catskill Regional Medical Center.
We are currently hiring for multiple physican and clinical staff positions for our rapidly growing multi-specialty group medical practice, including Behavioral Health, Cardiology, Family Medicine, Urgent Care, Critical Care, Palliative Care, Surgery, and Trauma division.
As you consider your next career move, we invite you to explore our currently open career opportunities to join our award-winning team. Board-certified, seasoned and experienced providers, as well as Board-eligible or new graduates, are welcome to apply.
If you or a loved one is experiencing an injury or illness that requires immediate professional medical attention, however is not life-threatening, please consider treatment at our Urgent Care Center.
MEET OUR TEAM
- Ulrick Vieux DO, MS,
Chair, Department of Psychiatry
Ulrick Vieux DO, MS completed his undergraduate degree at Cornell University, master's degree at Columbia University-College of Physicians and Surgeons and his medical degree from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a family medicine residency at New York Medical College (Brooklyn-Queens campus) and psychiatry-child and adolescent psychiatry at St.Luke's and Roosevelt Hospital Center.
- Jothi Vaidyalingam, MD,
Dr. Vaidyalingam received her medical degree from Madras Medical College in Chennai, India. She completed her residency training at Temple University in Philadelphia, PA.
- Anthony Rella, AGACNP-C,
Anthony graduated from Columbia University School of Nursing with a Masters in Adult Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
- Tehmina Khan, MD,
Dr. Khan received her medical degree from Rawalpindi Medical College in Rawalpindi, Punjab, Pakistan. She completed her residency training in Internal Medicine at Harlem Hospital in New York, NY.
- Mohamed Elfar, MD,
Dr. Elfar received his medical degree from Suez Canal University in Ismailia, Egypt and completed his residency in General Surgery at The Methodist Hospital Weill Medical College of Cornell University in Houston, TX.
- Jenny Cabas-Vargas, MD,
Dr. Cabas-Vargas obtained her medical degree from Pontificia Universidad Javeriana in Bogota, Colombia. She completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, PA.
- Mitul Patel, MD,
Dr. Patel received his Medical Degree from Medical University of Lublin in Lublin, Poland. Dr. Patel completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Mercy Hospital St. Louis in St. Louis, Missouri. He completed his Fellowship Training in Cardiovascular Medicine at Creighton University School of Medicine in Omaha, Nebraska.
- Laura Guerra, FNP-C,
Laura has a Master’s of Science in Nursing from Mount Saint Mary College in Newburgh, New York. She is a Board-certified Nurse Practitioner who has worked at Orange Regional Medical Center since 2014 and won a Daisy Award in 2016. She has joined Orange Regional Medical Group as a pediatric hospitalist.
- Osmaan Minhas, DO,
Dr. Minhas received his Medical Degree from Midwestern University Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine in Glendale, Arizona and completed his Family Medicine Residency at Orange Regional Medical Center in Middletown, New York. He is joining both Orange Regional Medical Group and Catskill Regional Medical Group in Urgent Care at the Monticello and Middletown locations.
- Nicholas Acierno, FNP-C,
Nicholas obtained his Master’s Degree in Nursing from The College of New Rochelle in New Rochelle, New York. He is a Board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner and worked in many areas such as Kinesiology and Emergency Medicine. He is practicing at both Orange Regional Medical Group and Catskill Regional Medical Group in Urgent Care at the Monticello and Middletown locations.
- Olanrewaju Olukitibi, MD,
Olanrewaju Olukitibi, MD is an Orange Regional Medical Group psychiatrist. Dr. Olukitibi received his medical degree from Emory University Rollins School of Public Health and MBBS University of Ibadan. He completed his residency at Harlem Hospital Center, Columbia University.
- Ayfer Ekiz, MD,
Ayfer Ekiz, MD is Board-certified in Internal Medicine and is a Hospitalist for Orange Regional Medical Group. Dr. Ekiz received her medical degree and completed her residency at Boonshoft School Of Medicine - Wright State University.
- Reena Patel, MD,
Dr. Patel is Board-certified in Emergency Medicine and treats patients in our Urgent Care Centers located in Middletown and Monticello, NY.
- Raghuram Gorti, MD,
Dr. Gorti is an Orange Regional Medical Group surgeon who specializes in vascular surgery, carotid disease, aortic surgery, dialysis, femoral surgery, and more.
- Chujun Yuan, MD,
Dr. Yuan is an Orange Regional Medical Group psychiatrist who specializes in the diagnoses and the treatment of eating disorders, depression, mood and anxiety disorders, ADHD, PTSD, and addiction therapy.
- Emma Fattakhov, MD,
Medical Director, Palliative Care
Dr. Fattakhov is the Medical Director for the Palliative Medicine Program. She is Board-certified in Hospice and Palliative Medicine.
- Brian W. Murphy, MD,
Dr. Murphy is a Palliative Care physician with Orange Regional Medical Group. He is Board-certified in Hospice and Palliative Care as well as Family Medicine.
- Charles Fasanya, MD, FACS, FRCS,
Dr. Fasanya received his medical degree from University College Hospital, University of Ibadan, Nigeria. He completed his surgical residency at Harlem Hospital Center, a Level I Trauma Center in New York, and his Surgical Critical Care fellowship at the Robert Woods Johnson Medical School of the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey.
- Arvind G. Kamthan, M.D., M.R.C.P. (U.K.), F.A.C.P.,
Dr. Kamthan completed his medical training at SMS Medical College in India and residency training at Charleston Area Medical Center at West Virginia University with a fellowship at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York. Dr. Kamthan has been practicing medicine for over 23 years.
- Nelli Gluzman, DO,
Nelli Gluzman, DO is a Pediatric Hospitalist for Orange Regional Medical Group. Dr. Gluzman received her medical degree from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, in Old Westbury, N.Y. She completed her Pediatrics Residency at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, in N.J.
- Anjana Poonthota, MD,
Anjana Poonthota, MD is a Pediatric Hospitalist for Orange Regional Medical Group and Medical Director of Pediatrics at GHVHS Medical Group. Dr. Poonthota received her medical degree from Guntur Medical College, NTR University of Health Sciences, India. She completed her Pediatrics Residency at Albany Medical Center, in N.Y.
- Nauman Ahmad,
Nauman Ahmad, MD is a Pediatric Hospitalist at Orange Regional Medical Group. Dr. Ahmad received his medical degree from Nishtar Medical College, Pakistan. He completed his Pediatrics Residency at Columbia University Medical Center, in N.Y.
- Sukhdeep Kaur,
Post Acute Service / Palliative Care
Sukhdeep Kaur, MD, CMD is our Medical Director of Post-Acute Services at GHVHS Medical Group. Dr. Kaur received her medical degree from Maulana Azad Medical College, in India. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency at New York Medical College, in N.Y.
- Paramjeet Singh,
Medical Director, Surgical Oncology / General Surgeon
Paramjeet Singh, M.D., FACS is an Orange Regional Medical Group surgeon. He specializes in General Surgery and is Medical Director of Surgical Oncology. He provides patients with hepato-biliary surgical, trauma surgery surgical oncology services, as well as being a member of the Medical Group’s General Surgery team.
- Krassimir Atanassov, MD,
Krassimir Atanassov, MD is a Trauma Surgeon for Orange Regional Medical Group's Surgery Department. Dr. Atanassov received his medical degree from Medical University, Sofia in Bulgaria. He completed his General Surgery Residency at Staten Island University Hospital, in N.Y.
- Cesar Rojas,
Cesar Rojas MD earned his doctorate of Medicine and attended his residency in Neurology at Universidad Nacional Mayor De San Marcos (Peru). He also attended a residency in Psychiatry at Lincoln Medical & Mental Health Center. At New York and Presbyterian Hospital-Cornell Campus he conducted his Geriatric Fellowship, Psychiatry.
- Allison Sullivan,
Alison Sullivan, MD is our Child-Adolescent Director. She earned her doctorate in medicine at Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and attended a residency in Psychiatry as well as Pediatrics and her Child-Adolescent Fellowship, Psychiatry at Mount Sinai School of Medicine (New York).
- Richard Wang,
Psychiatry Inpatient Director
Richard Wang, MD is our Psychiatry Inpatient Director. Dr. Wang is Board-certified in Psychiatry. He earned his medical degress from New York University Medical School and completed his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center and a fellowship at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
- Mohammad Siddiqui,
Medical Director / Trauma Surgeon
Mohammad Siddiqui, MD, MBA, FRCS, FACS is Orange Regional Medical Center's Trauma Program and Acute Care Surgery Medical Director and Director of Surgical Intensive Care Unit.
- Jose B. Toro,
Jose B. Toro, MD is an Orange Regional Medical Group (ORMG) orthopedic surgeon, as well as a member of Orange Regional Medical Center’s Trauma Department.
- Samer El Zarif,
Dr. El Zarif holds Board certifications in internal, pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine. He treats both adults and pediatric patients with complex sleep related medical disorders.
- Emani Wilmore,
- MariBeth Widas,
- Joshua Vernatter,
- Soraya Vazquez,
- Ericka Valenzuela,
- Rita Sharma,
- Shewli Roy,
- Sanjay Nerkar,
- Gabriel Purice,
- Ryan Punsalan,
- John Sung Park,
- Adrian Paraschiv,
- Mayur Paralkar,
- Izabela Nowosielski,
- Kausar Nazir,
- Colleen Minnock,
- Danielle Malone,
- Krystle Mabee,
- Annie Lee,
- Manouchehr Lavian,
- Murali Krishna,
Dr. Krishna is member of the Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine (PCCSM) team at Orange Regional Medical Group and is a Board-certified pulmonary-critical care physician.
- Anila Khaliq,
Dr. Khaliq is Board-certified in Family Medicine and fluent in Urdu, Hindi and Punjabi, Dr. Khaliq received her medical degree at Fatima Jinnah Medical College in Lahore, Pakistan. She completed her residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York.
- Marina Keller,
- Michael Hoffman,
Dr. Hoffman specializes in general male and female urology and has a special interest in complex kidney stone treatment and prevention, prostate health and treatment, incontinence treatment and oncology. He also offers no needle, no scalpel office vasectomy.
- Rona Heublum-Colton,
- Aamir Gilani,
Dr. Gilani holds Board certifications in critical care, internal and pulmonary medicine and is board eligible in preventive medicine.
- Najmi Khan,
- Gerard Galarneau,
Gerard Galarneau, MD is the President of the GHVHS Medical Group, comprised of Orange Regional Medical Group and Catskill Regional Medical Group. Dr. Galarneau is Board-certified in Urology and practices with CRMG in Harris, NY.
- Bella Fradlis,
Dr. Bella Fradlis works with patients that have a variety of diseases including lupus, rheumatoid arthritis, scleroderma, myositis, gout, vasculitis, psoriatic arthritis as well as osteoarthritis.
- Joseph Chavez Carey,
Dr. Chavez Carey is an Orange Regional Medical Group Primary Care Physician. He is Board-certified in Family Medicine, Fluent in Spanish. He received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine, New York and completed his internship and residency at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, California.
- Samuel Boakye,
- Daniela Andreca, MD,
- Balveen (Biba) Singh,
Psychiatry Emergency Room Attending
Balveen Singh, DO is our Psychiatry Emergency Room Attending and Touro Clerkship Director, Psychiatry. She earned her doctorate of medicine from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine (Old Westbury) and attended an internship at St. Vincent's Midtown Hospital (New York) and a Residency, Psychiatry at Richmond University Medical Center.
- Nambi Salgunan,
- Brigitte Gordon,
- Quazi S Al-Tariq, MD,
- Stephanie N Akunne, ANPNP,
- Jowairiyya Ahmad, MD,
Dr. Ahmad treats patients with rheumatologic diseases such as rheumatoid arthritis, spondylo arthritis, systemic lupus erythematosus, scleroderma, myositis, ANCA-associated vasculitis, osteoarthritis, gout and osteoporosis.