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Subject Number 046-1490 November 2021 Removals from the List of Authorized Health Care Providers

Subject Numbers Regarding Health Provider Authorizations

January 18, 2022

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:

Abeles, Ruth Hsiu-Ts Cheng Stony Brook 300319-1W November 18, 2021
Adler, Jack Joseph Durham 098677-8W November 18, 2021
Agrawal, Ram B. Watervliet 109783-1W November 18, 2021
Ahmed, Khadija Looloomarjan Syracuse 209478-7W November 19, 2021
Alabsi, Eyad Rochester 255792-4W November 18, 2021
Angelli, Jeffrey P. Arcade C06180-6B November 18, 2021
Ayre, H. Brandon Manchester 145359-6I November 18, 2021
Barzel, Uriel Shimon Riverdale 082617-2W November 18, 2021
Bennett, Joe Meredith New York 295105-1W November 18, 2021
Bentivegna, Santo William Webster S08122-4W November 18, 2021
Britton, Carmelita V. Sackets Harbor 159614-7W November 18, 2021
Brunken, Richard C. Chagrin Falls 226979-3W November 18, 2021
Bush, Cierra D. Campti PT043762-4W November 18, 2021
Casler, Patricia C. Valley Stream OT001444-9W November 18, 2021
Chang, Chi Ho Irvington 124375-7W November 18, 2021
Cuca, Nexhip Kew Gardens OT022709-0W November 18, 2021
Daddario, John Anthony Syracuse 127856-3W November 18, 2021
Devi, Sarala A. White Plains 111247-3W November 18, 2021
Dinorcia, Donna Jo Verona PT043094-2W November 18, 2021
Dowlatshahi, Bahram Fairport 140917-6W November 18, 2021
Du Bois, Dennis Perry Clarence 109610-6W November 18, 2021
Ellis, Robert H. Stockton S06166-3W November 18, 2021
Engel, Mushka Brooklyn PT039974-1W November 19, 2021
Fagen, Leonard Eastport P02044-7W November 18, 2021
Farah, Richard Fuad Syracuse 163262-9W November 18, 2021
Fegely, Jessica Marie Bangor PT039970-9W November 18, 2021
Ferrante, Ralph Mario Nyack C02640-3W November 18, 2021
Fink, Gregory Welsmann Memphis 211367-8W November 18, 2021
Fischer, Abigail Purchase OT014616-7W November 18, 2021
Foster, Cora Lee Ithaca 203744-8W November 18, 2021
Fox, Stewart Lynbrook 186969-2W November 18, 2021
Gadol, Alan Strauss Jericho S10970-2W November 18, 2021
Ganal, Edmund Anthony Ridgefield 274231-0W November 18, 2021
Gennaro, Richard Francis, Jr. Poughquag C07804-0W November 18, 2021
Gentile, Megan Elizabeth Walworth OT022670-4W November 18, 2021
Gillick, John J. Buffalo S06284-4W November 18, 2021
Gross, Joseph New York 085449-7W November 18, 2021
Gunther, Ryan Kenneth Sayville PA022386-7W November 18, 2021
Hanley, Theodore E. Monroe 187032-8W November 18, 2021
Horton, April Carol Millbrook 256069-6W November 18, 2021
Isani, Alamgir Englewood Cliffs 136189-8B November 18, 2021
Izzo, Leonard Dominic Northport C02514-0W November 18, 2021
Jaffe, Jacob Bronx S03399-3W November 19, 2021
Jones, Armeisha D. Brooklyn C10082-8W November 18, 2021
Kane, Eleanor Cohn Rhinebeck 082051-4W November 18, 2021
Kazmann, Luis Brooklyn 191790-5W November 18, 2021
Keith, Charles Bayside S10610-4W November 19, 2021
Kij, Joseph Francis, Jr. Lackawanna 081034-1W November 19, 2021
Kim, Dennis Dae-Joo Scarsdale 130231-4W November 19, 2021
Labinson, Robert M. Wailuku 146683-8W November 19, 2021
Le Thuy, Lynne T. Pensacola OT020483-4W November 19, 2021
Lerner, Robert M. Rochester 135062-8W November 19, 2021
Lipkowitz, Marvin Harold North New Hyde Park 081747-8W November 19, 2021
Lombardi, Ann Marie Louisville 178581-5W November 19, 2021
Lopiano, Steven Nicholas Holmes P03763-1W November 19, 2021
Magnano, Anthony Paul West Seneca C02613-0B November 19, 2021
Marshall, Stephen Neal Syracuse P02286-4W November 19, 2021
Marx, Herbert John Cooperstown 086401-7W November 19, 2021
Massoud, Bryan J. Glenrock 275284-8W November 19, 2021
McCann, John Terence Stuart S15944-2W November 19, 2021
McDonald, Edward N. Rochester 129390-1W November 19, 2021
Mehta, Leena Rochester 140922-6W November 19, 2021
Mehta, Natasha Chand Rochester 292823-2W November 19, 2021
Menon, Anandavalli Herkimer 112914-7W November 19, 2021
Merladet, John Kissimmee S14947-7I November 19, 2021
Metwally, Ashraf Ahmed Staten Island 223064-7W November 19, 2021
Metz, Paul New Paltz 081521-7W November 19, 2021
Miller, Charles Great Neck S03156-7W November 19, 2021
Miner, R. Edward Rochester 125942-3W November 19, 2021
Mong, Ting Kao New York 094180-7W November 18, 2021
Moon, Kyoung J. Calverton 125640-3W November 18, 2021
Moss, Dennis Steven Fairport 115675-1W November 18, 2021
Ney, Gershon C. Little Neck 183541-2B November 18, 2021
Orlowski, Barbara Katcher Carmel Hamlet S09907-7W November 18, 2021
Paranjpe, Jayant R. Glens Falls 144900-8W November 18, 2021
Paster, Michael Charles Guilderland C05455-3B November 18, 2021
Patel, Amish Madison 258977-8W November 18, 2021
Pierz, Joseph J. Stratford 130905-3W November 19, 2021
Raman, Nellepelly Krishna East Meadow 171751-1W November 18, 2021
Rao, Archana Chandrakant Carrboro 285405-7W November 19, 2021
Renick, Stephen, Jr. Clermont C02538-9I November 18, 2021
Ribeiro, Anibal E. Staten Island 140112-4W November 18, 2021
Rimash, Rorick T. Loudonville 105078-0W November 18, 2021
Rubinstein, Tal Joshua Slingerlands 293720-9W November 18, 2021
Ruder, Chunilal Bhana Stony Brook 115645-4W November 18, 2021
Ryder, Richard A. Jasper 119559-3W November 18, 2021
Satran, George New York 079806-6W November 18, 2021
Schulman, Robert J. Buffalo 126079-3W November 18, 2021
Schwartz, Kenneth Stephen Bedford Hills 116358-3B November 18, 2021
Scrivani, Joseph Vincent Fayetteville 099089-5W November 18, 2021
Seides, Sim Warren Hartsdale 085311-9W November 18, 2021
Sharef, Sadik Mohamed East Amherst 284425-6W November 18, 2021
Soe, Kevin Lwin Aung Middletown 254705-7W November 18, 2021
Sofair, Audrey Fawn Armonk 194228-3W November 18, 2021
Stritzler, Ronald Roslyn Heights 086736-6W November 18, 2021
Talma, Theodore E. Latham 147740-5W November 18, 2021
Tapia, Luis A. Elmira 105018-6W November 18, 2021
Tsakis, Christiane C. Port Washington 117358-2W November 18, 2021
Tsinis, Mariya Fridrikhovna Brooklyn 217276-5W November 18, 2021
Velasquez, Bernardino Rene Scottsdale 249110-8W November 18, 2021
Washburn, Amy Catherine Rochester PT043092-6W November 19, 2021
Watson, Kathleen Brooklyn 123420-2W November 18, 2021
Yu, Jian Chu Hauppauge 144252-4W November 19, 2021
Zerbe, Ronald L. Oneonta 120018-7W November 18, 2021

*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