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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. 046-1188

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

Date: July 19, 2019

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
Granger, Carl V. Amherst 073899-7W May 1, 2019
Erney, Stanley L. Endwell 108762-6W May 1, 2019
Abel, Bruce D. Yonkers P02586-7W May 20, 2019
Anderson, Frank New Hyde Park C09207-4W May 20, 2019
Apelbaum, Jack Brooklyn 158867-2W May 20, 2019
Apicelli, Albert Anthony Slingerlands 097720-7W May 20, 2019
Argani, Iradge Scarsdale 093481-0W May 20, 2019
Arlen, Myron Lake Success 081218-0W May 20, 2019
Bakshi, Aman Peekskill 194070-9W May 20, 2019
Bambrah, Sawaran Singh Jamestown 116091-0W May 20, 2019
Barek, Lowell B. Miami 127603-9W May 20, 2019
Bauman, Gerald Mount Vernon S00671-8W May 20, 2019
Benjamin, Carl A. Cortlandt Manor C08908-8W May 20, 2019
Bernier, Jayne M. Stony Brook 177835-6W May 20, 2019
Bernstein, Anne E. Mamaroneck 090333-6W May 20, 2019
Bryer, Adelfred Eugene Salem C01451-6W May 20, 2019
Castadot ,Marie Jeanne L. New York 121380-0W May 20, 2019
Cave, Alfred Earl, Jr. Dix Hills 097231-5W May 20, 2019
Chalfin, David New York 088045-0W May 20, 2019
Chewaproug, Ruangsak Massapequa 119064-4W May 20, 2019
Chirel, Elba E. Lakeland P04641-8W May 20, 2019
Chun, Won Il San Diego 191984-4W May 20, 2019
Cohn, Tyler David Stony Brook 287478-2W May 20, 2019
Doherty, William Patrick Lewes 289346-9W May 20, 2019
Dukofsky, Douglas James Valley Stream C09134-0W May 20, 2019
Dursi, Joseph F. Bedford 085178-2W May 20, 2019
Klingman, Karin Louise Silver Springs 170277-8W May 20, 2019
Kosinski, Norbert Schenectady P02213-8W May 20, 2019
Landi, Ernest Francis Chestnut Ridge C01769-1W May 20, 2019
Levy, Arthur Stephen Binghamton 081037-4W May 20, 2019
Lovich, Gerald M. New Rochelle 091568-6W May 20, 2019
Massaro, Charles A. Williamsville 080864-2W May 20, 2019
Moise, Jean Eddy Elmont 137600-3W May 20, 2019
Moore, Richard Robert West Islip 159099-1W May 20, 2019
Nazarian, Lawrence Fred Rochester 103609-4W May 20, 2019
Newman, Michael L. Brooklyn 213165-4W May 20, 2019
Nicoletti, Brian R. Dobbs Ferry C03366-4W May 20, 2019
Novarro, Mark A. Centereach C02214-7W May 20, 2019
O'Neal, Michael Aaron New York 280646-1W May 20, 2019
Ellman, Jesse Shepard Woodland Park 096528-5W May 20, 2019
Farrell, Michael Edward, II Grand Island C11927-3W May 20, 2019
Feldman, Steven Fayetteville C02949-8W May 20, 2019
Flinkenstein, Steve Minneapolis 229736-4W May 20, 2019
Fuchs, Susana Haydee Melville 171386-6W May 20, 2019
Gershman, Arnold Putnam Valley P03086-7W May 20, 2019
Goldstein, Elsa Teresa Rehoboth Beach 166443-3W May 20, 2019
Gregoire, Clyde John Rockville Centre 118547-9W May 20, 2019
Harris, Bruce S. Richfield Springs 131976-3W May 20, 2019
Hecht, Pauline Gostinsky New York 077353-1W May 20, 2019
Jain, Akshat Watertown 280426-8W May 20, 2019
Jhamb, Shashi B. Huntington Station 129291-1W May 20, 2019
King, Richard James Lewiston 239232-2W May 20, 2019
Patel, Rakesh H. Middletown 279096-2W May 20, 2019
Popa, Vincentiu Franklin Lakes 228490-9W May 20, 2019
Pradhan, Vinod G. Roslyn 133979-5W May 20, 2019
Pulle, Dunstan Ferando Bronx 110177-3W May 20, 2019
Rachow, Donald Oswald Williamsville 075957-1W May 20, 2019
Radomski, Linda Ithaca 162003-8W May 20, 2019
Ramos, Tapia Alberto Miguel Gregorio New York 098317-1W May 20, 2019
Varughese, George Manhasset 107384-0W May 21, 2019
Violanti, Zachary Joseph Amherst C12798-7W May 21, 2019
Walsh, Charles Bruce New Rochelle 145593-0W May 21, 2019
Weinberg, Morton Blatt Commack 083410-1W May 21, 2019
Willner, Stanley Scarsdale 077066-9W May 21, 2019
Zisman, Lawrence Seth Cooperstown 176876-1W May 21, 2019
Rana, Shraddha Syracuse 270028-4W May 21, 2019
Raphael, Naomi Lee Palm Beach 092491-0W May 21, 2019
Ratcliffe, Rita Lee Rochester 140313-8W May 21, 2019
Roberts, Lauren Sari Brooklyn C03832-5W May 21, 2019
Rodgers, John Barclay, Jr. Delmar 096509-5W May 21, 2019
Rothstein, Joseph Woodmere 091346-7W May 21, 2019
Sable, Nanette Sue San Diego 145687-0W May 21, 2019
Sagalla, Rex W B Stony Brook 279854-4W May 21, 2019
Sargent, Eric Richmond Keokuk 208890-4W May 21, 2019
Schneider, Raymond K. Bronx S07424-5W May 21, 2019
Schoenfeldt, Richard S. Oneonta 120082-3W May 21, 2019
Sodhi, Vikram Singh Clarksburg 269088-1W May 21, 2019
Spingarn, David Harry Saratoga Springs 186991-6W May 21, 2019
Sweeney, Brian Edward Middle Granville C11156-9W May 21, 2019
Tellis, Vivian A. Bronx 107341-0W May 21, 2019
Van Zandt, Theodore F. Pittsford 072301-5W May 21, 2019

* 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