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New York State
Workers' Compensation Board
OFFICE OF THE CHAIR
328 State Street  Schenectady, New York 12305
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo


Subject No. 046-1110

Changes to the List of Health Care Providers Authorized to
Render Services to Injured Workers
Under the Workers' Compensation Law

Date: October 4, 2018

Pursuant to Workers’ Compensation Law § 13-b, a provider must be licensed and registered with the New York State Education Department in order to maintain a Workers’ Compensation Board authorization(s).

The following have been removed from the list of providers authorized to treat injured workers and/or perform independent medical examinations within the New York State workers’ compensation system based on information provided by the New York State Education Department indicating that they do not currently have an active license to practice medicine in New York State.

NAME LAST KNOWN CITY OF PRACTICE AUTHORIZATION NUMBER* EFFECTIVE DATE
Abdul-Quader, Mohammed Orangeburg 128939-6W August 14, 2018
Ackerman, Albert Louis New York 079738-1W August 14, 2018
Ahmed, Fatima Slingerlands 279117-6W August 14, 2018
Alfarone, Pasquale Joseph, III Waxhaw C07673-9W August 14, 2018
Angel, Michael Francis Watertown 162469-1W August 14, 2018
Bockstahler, Edward W. East Amherst 076961-2W August 14, 2018
Calder, Christopher Stewart Albuquerque 174392-1I August 14, 2018
Cano, Sarah Joanna Rochester 277765-4W August 14, 2018
Casey, Clifford Horace Voorheesville 078218-5W August 14, 2018
Cavusoglu, Mehmet Douglaston 093133-7W August 14, 2018
Cesar, Reynold Smithtown 102047-8W August 14, 2018
Chen, Shi-Yu Zhang Williamsville 212972-4W August 14, 2018
Cooperman, Avram Michael Pompano Beach 138892-5W August 14, 2018
Deas, Gerald W. Whitestone 090533-1W August 14, 2018
Di Lorenzo, James Costabile White Plains 070100-3W August 14, 2018
Dobkin, Bonnie Lee West Hartford 196585-4W August 14, 2018
Doddapaneni, Baburao Brooklyn 161503-8W August 14, 2018
Edwardsen, Elizabeth Ann Pittsford 171729-7W August 14, 2018
Ferro, Frank Eugene Orchard Park 047901-4W August 14, 2018
Fibel, Kenton Howard New York 268986-7W August 14, 2018
Finn, Richard Scott Santa Fe 205113-4W August 14, 2018
Foster, Rogelio E. Brooklyn 122883-2W August 14, 2018
Frias, Carlos Bronx 192693-0B August 14, 2018
Fromcheck, Robin Carol Miami Beach C04840-7W August 14, 2018
Fu, Shih-Hao Oakland Gardens 154111-9W August 14, 2018
Gaspar, Vladimir Lee Roy 205320-5W August 14, 2018
Geraghty, Brian Rockaway Beach C08780-1W August 14, 2018
Girgenti, Douglas Quentin Yorktown Heights 210384-4W August 14, 2018
Gooch, Michael Reid Albany 284143-5W August 14, 2018
Guntupalli, Rama M. Amherst 119647-6W August 14, 2018
Halperin, Jeffrey M. Venice S07287-6W August 14, 2018
Hedden, Jacob B. Rockville Centre 267796-1W August 14, 2018
Hinerman, Rachel Sue Albany 217950-5W August 14, 2018
Horst, Paul Richard Goodyear C03081-9W August 14, 2018
Howard, Peter J. Windsor 130450-0W August 14, 2018
Hu, Calvin Takuo Hamilton 269867-8W August 14, 2018
Kaplan, Fyat Flushing 106643-0W August 14, 2018
Karasik, Benjamin Lewis Roslyn Harbor 046753-0W August 14, 2018
Kayata, Celeste A. Brooklyn C05354-8W August 14, 2018
Keltz, Harold Yonkers 078056-9W August 14, 2018
Khalil, Moneer Williamsville 159170-0W August 14, 2018
Kilgore, Carl Judson Ithaca 087197-0W August 14, 2018
Koch, Darryl Lawrence Essex Junction C08954-2I August 14, 2018
Konig, Arnold G. Reading 118191-6W August 14, 2018
Lee, Michael Myung Hee Tuckahoe 108214-8W August 14, 2018
Lightstone, Raymond Paul Rockville Centre S11169-0W August 14, 2018
Luthra, Saurav Rochester 280302-1W August 14, 2018
Mehta, Jinal Jayesh Irving P06500-4B August 14, 2018
Meilunas, Nancy North Bellmore C04609-6W August 14, 2018
Miller, Gary Stuart Reston 252497-3B August 14, 2018
Moss, David Steven Baltimore 164441-8W August 14, 2018
Ong, Kenneth Robert Flushing 136650-9W August 14, 2018
Ong, Pedro Dy, Jr. Ozone Park 111472-7W August 14, 2018
Perez, Mustazza Rosa Northport C06330-7W August 14, 2018
Petro, George Charles Port Jefferson 145336-4B August 14, 2018
Pinchinat, Ralph Eden Prairie 257494-5W August 14, 2018
Ragi, Jennifer M. Williamsburg 219567-5B August 14, 2018
Rajendran, Rengasamy Kenmore 194103-8W August 14, 2018
Salomon, Harvey New York 075985-2W August 14, 2018
Sanders, Sheila Marie Bullhead City C09042-5B August 14, 2018
Sangnil, Marline Sonti Middletown 283944-7W August 14, 2018
Sargiss, Julius Irvington 083135-4W August 14, 2018
Sarra, Christian Joseph New York 167018-1W August 14, 2018
Schielke, Jodi Lee East Syracuse 284075-9W August 14, 2018
Schindler, Rachel Joy New York 178492-5W August 14, 2018
Schwartz, Kenneth Stuart Purchase 135448-9W August 14, 2018
Schwartz, Lawrence A. Weston 154098-8W August 14, 2018
Schweigert, Margaret C. Smithtown C06051-9W August 14, 2018
Scozzaro, Philip West Seneca 091306-1W August 14, 2018
Shafi, Mohamad Cheektowaga 168148-5W August 14, 2018
Sherman, William Palm Beach Gardens 152623-5W August 14, 2018
Singer, Roger G. Scotia C04098-2B August 14, 2018
Small, Teresa Jen Clarence 131484-8W August 14, 2018
Sobel, Alan Jackson Heights C02549-6W August 14, 2018
Stets, Kelly Christine Brooklyn 240786-4W August 14, 2018
Thompson, Robert B. Plattsburgh 160381-0W August 14, 2018
Torrico, Pedro Javier Glen Cove 259439-8B August 14, 2018
Tropp, Rory Upper Saint Clair 160859-5W August 14, 2018
Vahedi, Mithaq Johnson City 277593-0W August 14, 2018
Van Klein, Justin Rochester 284059-3W August 14, 2018
Velez-Phillips, Madeline Garrison 189032-6W August 14, 2018
Viglietta, Anthony J. Manlius 150529-6W August 14, 2018
Warnowicz, Linda Joan Syracuse 182328-5W August 14, 2018
Woo, Kaiyung Cazenovia 193489-2W August 14, 2018
Yeon, Choon Ja Batavia 118719-4W August 14, 2018
Yu, Young Jae Naples 113895-7B August 14, 2018

* Providers authorized to treat and perform independent medical examinations have an authorization number ending in B. Providers authorized to only treat have an authorization number ending in W. Providers authorized to only perform independent medical examinations have an authorization number ending in I.

These providers are prohibited from rendering treatment and care to injured workers and/or from performing independent medical examinations. Reports submitted for services rendered prior to the effective date are valid, but are invalid for any services rendered on or after that date. Requests to cross-examine any of the above for services rendered prior to the effective date should not be denied due to the removal of their authorizations.

Any questions regarding the authorized lists should be referred to the Medical Director’s Office at 1 (800) 781-2362.

 

Clarissa M. Rodriguez
Chair