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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. 046-834

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

Date: December 17, 2015

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
Abraham, Albin J. Stony Brook 270637-2B October 14, 2015
Agulnek, Milton Plainview 079574-0W October 14, 2015
Albert, Janine C. Stony Brook 270623-2W October 14, 2015
Amato, Colleen A. Saratoga Springs 194244-0W October 14, 2015
Anken, Stuart W. Rome C00011-9W October 14, 2015
Aravapalli, S. Rao Latham 165398-9W October 14, 2015
Baker, John D. Saranac Lake 114178-7W October 14, 2015
Basta, William R. Glen Cove 109076-0W October 14, 2015
Bowers, Brian P. Kings Park 230906-0W October 14, 2015
Bulawa, Beth A. Rome 191942-2W October 14, 2015
Burgess, Carol J. Oneonta 159113-0W October 14, 2015
Caballero, Tania M. Rochester 270552-3W October 14, 2015
Cavallo, Francesco New York 082994-5W October 14, 2015
Chao, Kuo H. Los Angeles 225792-1W October 14, 2015
Chen, David J. Bayside 265806-0B October 14, 2015
Chen, Wen S. Flushing 112728-1W October 14, 2015
Christopher, Ranee C. Pittsford 216476-2B October 14, 2015
Colavito, Thomas A. Pine Bush C05219-3W October 14, 2015
Crapotta, Joseph A. New Hyde Park 078801-8W October 14, 2015
DiLorenzo, Ubaldo Scarsdale 083740-1W October 14, 2015
Drocea, Charles W. Urbana 216725-2W October 14, 2015
Eisenstadt, Marvin Syosset S03243-3W October 14, 2015
Fogel, Jr., Ernest J. Ithaca 122538-2W October 14, 2015
Fralick, Cheyenne L. Farmington C11880-4W October 14, 2015
Galdamez, Ricardo Flushing 184198-0W October 14, 2015
Gardiner, Daniel W. Brooklyn C10126-3W October 14, 2015
Gawron, Nicole M. Buffalo 257120-6W October 14, 2015
Gelfarb, Melvin Flushing 082123-1W October 14, 2015
Ghosh, Subrato Mission Viejo 226537-9W October 14, 2015
Goyzueta, Franz E. New York 194019-6W October 8, 2015
Henriksson, Janine C. Roslyn 262878-2W October 14, 2015
Hernandez, Caroline Wading River C08933-6B October 14, 2015
Hook, Sharon Toms River C08285-1W October 14, 2015
Hwang, Shaw F. Scarsdale 121546-6W October 14, 2015
Iliev, Dessislava D. Valhalla 236871-0W October 14, 2015
Jackson, Marilyn New York S03544-4W October 14, 2015
Jaffe, Frederick F. New York 104356-1W October 14, 2015
Jayraj, Arumugam B. Monticello 207279-1W October 14, 2015
Jean, Jean-Claude Cambria Heights 154427-9W October 14, 2015
Johnson, Alan R. Lyndonville 082147-0W October 14, 2015
Jones, Griselda A. Williamsville 166303-8W October 14, 2015
Kaufmann, Werner C. Locust Valley 081484-8W October 14, 2015
Lauro, Anthony P. Pomona C06078-2W October 14, 2015
Lawrence, William D. Williamsville 132597-6B October 14, 2015
Manda, Sushma Sauquoit 255214-9W October 14, 2015
Mandel, Steven M. Tampa 148318-9B October 14, 2015
Marcantuono, Joseph T. New York C11103-9B October 14, 2015
Marshall, David L. Valhalla 077507-2W October 14, 2015
Melancon, Joseph K. Syracuse 270515-0W October 15, 2015
Mendelson, David Cornwall 097273-7W October 15, 2015
Merrihew, Robert E. East Quogue C08813-0W October 15, 2015
Michel, Brian E. Cherry Hill 163486-4W October 15, 2015
Mondschein, Leonard J. Roslyn 106403-9I October 15, 2015
Nappi, Giuseppe Pelham Manor 089389-1W October 15, 2015
Neulander, Marian R. Fayetteville 138711-7W October 8, 2015
Overdyk, Frank J. Johns Island 264677-6W October 15, 2015
Pacella, Vincent D. Brooklyn P02191-6B October 15, 2015
Pahk, Sang K. Flushing 138015-3W October 15, 2015
Park, Sun A. Charlottesville 270690-1W October 15, 2015
Peerzada, Maajid M. University Heights 270688-5W October 15, 2015
Penzer, Edward S. New York S02451-3B October 15, 2015
Pryor, Richard J. Delmar 223016-7W October 15, 2015
Pyron, Carol L. Pittsford 146034-4W October 15, 2015
Raftery, Thomas L. Brooklyn 091584-3W October 15, 2015
Raulin, Michael L. Youngstown S07832-9B October 15, 2015
Rebanal, Raphy R. Schenectady 134189-0W October 15, 2015
Rickman, Leonard A. Bayside P02549-5B October 15, 2015
Roy, Dilip K. Fulton 216564-5B September 25, 2015
Santos, Librada Loudonville 132442-5B October 15, 2015
Schwartz, Alvin D. Schenectady 081642-1W October 15, 2015
Shannon, Paul J. Huntington 263190-1W October 15, 2015
Sheth, Naresh N. Bloomfield Hills 141886-2W October 15, 2015
Sobers, Alicia South Plainfield 233308-6W October 15, 2015
Spilken, Terry L. Livingston P03026-3B October 15, 2015
Studley, Alan W. Farmingville 132485-4B October 15, 2015
Tieng, Edward H. Scarsdale 113845-2W October 15, 2015
Vayzer-Milberg, Alvera North Woodmere S15795-8W October 15, 2015
Verdile, Jr., Raphael M. Troy 090982-0W October 15, 2015
Weinrauch, Harry New York 076814-3W October 15, 2015
Wieczorek, Stephen F. Rochester P02690-7W October 15, 2015
Weider, June L. Ridgecrest C07759-6W October 15, 2015
Wiener, Lewis M. Hewlett 077974-4W October 15, 2015
Willner, Joseph M. Englewood 119842-3I October 15, 2015
Yagoda, Gerald R. Amagansett S04132-7B October 15, 2015
Yang, Ming Corning 264948-1W October 15, 2015
Zang, Katherine H. Ithaca 264841-8W October 15, 2015
Zimmerman, Leonard West Nyack 106435-1W October 15, 2015
Zobal, Zdenek F. Schenectady 110826-5B October 15, 2015

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

 

Robert E. Beloten
Chair