Dr. Julia Eicher was born and raised in New York, and loves the city and the diverse communities within it. As an undergraduate sociology student, she learned how social determinants of health and the environment affects health outcomes. Her background and interest in women’s health, full spectrum reproductive options, addiction medicine and integrative medicine inform …read more
Growing up and training in Baltimore, Dr. Alexa “Lexi” Goldstein witnessed the enormous effect that social determinants of health have on a patient’s life. She believes having a primary care physician who understands those variables drastically affects a patient’s trust and engagement with the entire healthcare system. Dr. Goldstein is interested in caring for the …read more
Prior to medical school, Dr. Elaina Ramos worked for several years in developmental behavioral pediatric research, focusing on autism and early literacy. She is interested in healthcare for individuals with disabilities and the LGBTQ community, along with the treatment of substance use disorders. Dr. Ramos appreciates the privilege of being allowed into patients’ lives, hearing …read more
Dr. Talia Maridueña -Urdanigo was born and raised in Jamaica, New York, where she was privy to the social disparities that exist in different communities. She continued to see those disparities while training in Harlem and Flatbush, Brooklyn. Witnessing these stark inequities was the motivation for her to pursue a career on the front lines in …read more
Dr. Noosheen Javadi believes in treating and improving the total picture of health for every patient. She is especially passionate about the field of integrative medicine, emphasizing preventative care and evidence-based holistic medicine using the “mind, body, spirit” approach to treating illness. Dr. Javadi strives to ensure that all patients have increased access to nutritional …read more
Dr. Robert B. Goldberg has over twenty-five years of experience in sports medicine, physical medicine and rehabilitation. He is an expert in manual medicine and osteopathic manipulation techniques. He is a physician educator and has lectured locally and nationally on topics of interest to physicians who treat injuries; painful conditions of the muscles, spine, and …read more
Dr. Jacob is the inpatient pharmacy faculty for family medicine residency programs at Mount Sinai Hospital (MSH). She is also faculty for pharmacy residency programs and a clinical coordinator with the Department of Pharmacy at MSH. In addition, Dr. Jacob is an assistant professor at St. John’s University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences. She …read more
Dr. Lindsay Blevins cares deeply about working toward bridging the gap between physical and mental health care with a focus on holistic treatment. Research interests include mental health stigma, barriers to seeking help, implicit bias, and health disparities. Her clinical interests include integrated primary care, health psychology, geropsychology, trauma-informed care, and social justice.
Dr. Mary Kristine Ellis is a family physician with interests in culinary medicine, pediatrics, urgent care and women’s health. Previously, she served as the associate program director and on the faculty at the NYU Langone Brooklyn Family Health Center. She has also served as an urgent care physician. She enjoys working in the Downtown residency’s …read more
Dr. Peter Marcus is a family physician with a special interest in HIV and Hepatitis C care. He loves working as residency faculty because of the connections with patients and residents.