Our Staff

Nyack Hospital's Emergency Department is one of a select few healthcare facilities staffed by personnel residency-trained and board certified/board eligible in emergency medicine.

Sachin J. Shah, MD, MBA, FAAEM
Medical Director

Board Certified, Emergency Medicine, ABEM
Medical College of Philadelphia
Residency- Emergency Medicine Jacobi Medical Center/Montefiore Medical Center

Mark Papish, MD, FAAEM
Assistant Director
Board Certified Emergency Medicine
Medical School: SUNY Stony Brook
Residency: Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Jason Alejandro, MD
Board Eligible, Emergency Medicine, ABEM
Medical School: UMDNJ
Residency: Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Hospital, Bronx, NY

Nava Bak, MD, ABEM
Board Eligible, Emergency Medicine, ABEM
Medical School: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University
Residency: Jacobi Medical Center

John Bertolini, MD
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
Medical School: Georgetown University
Residency: Hartford Hospital, Georgetown University Hospital

Natalie Brewster, MD
Board Certified Emergency Medicine
Medical School: SUNY Downstate
Residency: Albany Medical Center

William Greenhut, DO, MPH
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
Medical School:Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Lehigh Valley Health Network Emergency Medicine Residency

Bruce Henry, MD
Board Certifi ed, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, ABP
Medical School: SUNY Syracuse
Residency: UMDNJ-Newark

Gigi Madore, MD
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
Medical School Weill Cornell Medical College
Residency: NYU/ Bellvue Hospital

Miriam John, MD
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine, ABEM
Medical School: New York Medical College
Residency: Emergency Medicine, Boston Medical Center

Sasndyh Katz, MD
Board Certified - Pediatric  & Pediatric Emerency Medicine
Medical School - Bangalore Medical College
Residency - Nassau County Medical Center

Brenda Liu, MD
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine, ABEM
Medical School: Jefferson Medical College
Residency: MCP-Hahnemann University Hospital

Gigi Madore , MD, FACEP

Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
Medical School - Weill Medical College of Cornell University, NY
Residency - New York University School of Medicine/Bellevue Hospital Center, NY, NY

Kevin McSherry, MD, FAAP
Board Certified - Pediatric - Emergency Medicine/ Pediatric-Hematology & Oncology Medicine
Medical School - SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Residency - Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Jennifer Meyers, MD
Board Certified in Pediatrics
Medical School: Medical College of Georgia
Residency:Vanderbilt Children's Hospital

Jamil Rizqalla, DO, ABEM
Board Eligible, Emergency Medicine, ABEM
Medical School: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Michigan State University

Aisha Stroop, MD
Board Certified, Emergency Medicine
Medical School: Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Residency: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

Ed Suh, MD
Board certified in Emergency Medicine
Medical School:Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Residency: New York Presbyterian Hospital/ Columbia-Cornell

Rachel Sullivan, MD
Board Certified in Emergency Medicine
Medical School: University of Massachusetts Worcester
Residency: Orlando Regional Medical Center

Emergency Room Associate Practitioners

Mary Rose Abplanalp, CFNP
Chief Associate Practioner
College of New Rochelle,Masters in Nursing

Kim Basile RPA-C
King's College Wilkes Barre, PA

Cooney, Daniel RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Touro College Bachelor of Science

Danielle Ganger, PA
Physicians Assistant
Mercy College, Bachelor of Science

Frederick Garmone, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
University of Florida, Masters of Science

Tziporah Israel, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Touro College, Bachelor of Science

Rachel Katz-Appel, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Pace University/Lenox Hill, Bachelor of Science
Doug Kugel, RPA-C
Mercy College

Stephanie Lee, RPA-C
St. John's University

Jessica O’Brien, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Touro College, Bachelor of Science

Debra Pritzker, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Duke University, Masters of Health Science

Mona Salloum, NP-A
Columbia University Masters

Stefanie Sokoloff, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Bachelor of Science, SUNY Binghamton
Masters of Science, Mercy College

Hilsa Walters-Pelham, RPA-C
CUNY, Bachelor of Science, Medical Sciences
Physicians Assistant

Nancy Zaki, RPA-C
Physicians Assistant
Mercy College Bachelor of Science

Listing Updated: February 6, 2014