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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. 046-1295

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

Date: May 4, 2020

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
Daniel Alley Meadville 203007-0W February 20, 2020
Morton Alterman Poughkeepsie 100508-1W February 20, 2020
Louis Barricelli Brooklyn 076882-0W February 20, 2020
Clint Basener Tulsa 258393-8W February 20, 2020
Bruce Becker Elmira 241959-6B February 20, 2020
Lucas Bejar Larchmont 263682-7W February 20, 2020
Saverio Bentivegna Chappaqua 071829-6B February 20, 2020
Janet Bernstein Eugene 102170-8W February 20, 2020
Melvyn Bleiberg New Rochelle 124829-3W February 20, 2020
Bianchi Borzell Watkins Glen 120586-3W February 20, 2020
Rosemarie Bou The Villages C07295-1B February 20, 2020
Allen Boyd Jr. Cottonwood 191229-4W February 20, 2020
Javed Butler Stony Brook 277060-0W February 20, 2020
Martin Camins New York City 106683-6B February 20, 2020
Ihor Cehelsky Pound Ridge 138433-8W February 20, 2020
Peter Chambers Freeport C05752-3B February 20, 2020
Stephen Colen New York 137908-0W February 20, 2020
Megan De Grouchy Cox Rochester 282256-7W February 20, 2020
Karl Cribbin Sea Cliff 156471-5W February 20, 2020
Richelle Cruz Danville 238304-0W February 20, 2020
Leon Dondysh Alpine 149017-6W February 20, 2020
Adrian Fontanetta Stuart 140740-2B February 20, 2020
Fred Frankenberg St. Simons Island 267226-9W February 20, 2020
Robert Friedman Syracuse 147913-8W February 20, 2020
David Globus New York 084752-5W February 20, 2020
Arthur Goldberg Woodbury C00808-8B February 20, 2020
Thomas Guttuso Williamsville 086222-7W February 20, 2020
Anthony Hesketh Stony Brook 267272-3W February 20, 2020
David Hoover Port Leyden C02036-4B February 20, 2020
Diane Horne Bronxville 143205-3W February 20, 2020
Richard Huber Maspeth C03223-7W February 20, 2020
John Keenan Watertown C05776-2B February 20, 2020
Moses Kyobe Syracuse 247838-6B February 20, 2020
Arthur Landau Pomona 133917-5W February 20, 2020
Charles Maggio Glens Falls 147970-8W February 20, 2020
Jane Marke New York 133244-4W February 20, 2020
Joseph Mather Oswego 076980-2W February 20, 2020
Amitabha Mazumder Hawthorne 209802-8W February 20, 2020
Denise McCarthy Morristown 201026-2W February 20, 2020
Debra Meness Vestal 257775-7W February 20, 2020
Erin Miller Binghamton 282552-9W February 20, 2020
Tahira Mirza Hartford 291600-5W February 20, 2020
Donald Morris New York 086279-7W February 20, 2020
Michael Nguyen Delhi 238269-5W February 20, 2020
Emily Nields Exeter 266695-6W February 20, 2020
Ashok Nigam Williamsville 128699-6W February 20, 2020
Arpit Patel Williamsville 282628-6W February 20, 2020
Maharukh Patell North Babylon 171554-9W February 20, 2020
Gail Phillips Boynton Beach 124627-1W February 20, 2020
Paul Phillips Syracuse 096367-8W February 20, 2020
Samuel Pilnik New York 095541-9W February 20, 2020
Ralph Pincus Rochester 083238-6W February 20, 2020
Bernard Pollock Merrick 084860-6W February 20, 2020
Frank Pompo Cortland 277234-1W February 20, 2020
Anne Sacks-Berg Huntington 165519-0W February 20, 2020
James Sanders Rochester 218898-5W February 20, 2020
Janet Shefts New York C04663-3W February 20, 2020
William Silver New York 124370-8W February 20, 2020
Bipin Solanki Albertson 152355-4W February 20, 2020
Jody Stackman Ithaca 132611-5B February 20, 2020
Zeel Tamboli West Chester 258142-9W February 20, 2020
Christopher Tice Floral Park C05507-1W February 20, 2020
Leonard Venezia Boynton Beach C01038-1W February 20, 2020
Frank Veteran Millerton 132896-2W February 20, 2020
Denham Ward Bowdoinham 190814-4W February 20, 2020
Joel Weinberg Tivoli 089222-4W February 20, 2020
Cecelia Young Setauket 085035-4W February 20, 2020
David Zander Vestal 122998-8W February 20, 2020

* 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