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Alicia Skarimbas, MD is a Family Medicine physician in Englewood, New Jersey. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians and an Associate Professor of Family Medicine at Georgetown Medical School.
Dr Skarimbas is also the Medical Director of Lifesource Hospice and is a Certified Medical Director by the American Medical Directors Association, as well as a Certified Hospice Director.
Dr. Skarimbas attended Barnard College where she was the recipient of the Janeway Prize. She completed a Post-Baccalaureate at Vassar College and attended the University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, where she graduated with honors in Family Medicine. During her residency at Overlook Hospital in Summit New Jersey, she specialized in geriatrics and hospice care.
Dr. Skarimbas is a partner in Englewood Primary Care, which provides comprehensive primary care in numerous settings, including the office, hospital, home, nursing home, and assisted living settings. She is on staff at Englewood Hospital and has been a member of the Bloodless Institute for many years. She also serves on the Professional Practice Evaluation Committee.
Jay Reidler, MD, MPH is an adult and pediatric orthopedic spine surgeon with Metropolitan Neurosurgery Associates and Englewood Health.
Dr. Reidler’s main clinical interests include minimally invasive spine surgery, complex adult and pediatric spinal surgery, scoliosis and kyphosis, common neck and back conditions such as disc herniation, spinal stenosis and myelopathy, artificial disc replacement, congenital spinal malformations, spinal tumors, and revision spine surgery. He is also interested in improving safety and outcomes in spine surgery using advanced intraoperative navigation and robotic technologies.
Dr. Reidler completed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University, where he graduated summa cum laude with a degree in neurobiology. He received his MD from Harvard Medical School and his MPH from Harvard School of Public Health with a concentration in healthcare management and policy. He did an orthopedic surgery residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, where he was chief resident of orthopedic education, followed by an adult and pediatric comprehensive spine surgery fellowship at New York-Presbyterian/Columbia University Irving Medical Center, in New York. He obtained further specialized training at the Shriners Hospital for Children in Philadelphia, where he completed a dedicated complex pediatric spine surgery fellowship, and at the University of Pennsylvania, where he trained in innovative approaches for treating complex neck and back conditions.
Dr. Michael Cioroiu is Medical Director at the Wound Healing Center at Englewood Hospital. He is an assistant professor of clinical surgery and a board-certified wound care specialist.
After earning his medical degree in Romania, Dr. Cioroiu went on to his internship and residency in general surgery at Cabrini Medical Center in New York. Following this, he completed advanced training in wound care, working as a wound care specialist at several institutions in New York City.
Dr. Cioroiu sees patients with chronic, non-healing wounds. He specializes in the evaluation and management of patients with diabetic, arterial, venous, and pressure injury wounds. He has repeatedly been named to the most prestigious New York Area lists of “Top Doctors” including New York Magazine’s Best Doctor List. As well as the “Guide to America’s Top Surgeons” list.
Dr. Srikant Kondapaneni is Chief of Pulmonary Medicine at Englewood Hospital. He is board certified in internal medicine, pulmonary disease, and sleep medicine.
In his many years at Englewood Health, Dr. Kondapaneni, has published numerous articles on respiratory and critical care conditions and disorders. Dr. Kondapaneni has particular interest in pulmonary hypertension, bronchiectasis, sleep disorders, sleep apnea, respiratory failure, and COPD.
Dr. Kondapaneni received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, Michigan and did his internal medicine residency and pulmonary medicine fellowship at Temple University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He has been an honored physician with the Bloodless Institute at Englewood Health for many years.
Dr. Yelena Galumyan practices Hospital Medicine at Englewood Hospital. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and has been a member of the Englewood Health medical staff since 2010.
Dr. Galumyan is originally from Armenia and received her Medical Degree from the Russian State Medical University in Moscow, Russia. She then went on to complete an Internal Medicine residency at the North Division of Montefiore Hospital in the Bronx, New York, where she also served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Galumyan serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Internal Medicine at Hackensack Meridian School of Medicine. As a Hospitalist, she is involved in various committees at Englewood Health. Due to her passion for assuring the best patient experiences, she is serving as part of the Patient Family Advisory Council.
Dr. Galumyan is a Senior Fellow of the Society of Hospital Medicine and has served as President of the Northern New Jersey Chapter of this Society.
Dr. Galumyan has been a vital team member with the Bloodless Institute since her arrival here over a decade ago and takes care of our Bloodless patients who don’t have a local physician. She is also instrumental in assisting us in transferring patients who desire to be treated at Englewood Hospital but are inpatients at other medical facilities.
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