Meet the Suburban Geriatrics Team

Our team of compassionate caregivers is looking forward to meeting you. Learn more about them below, and contact us to schedule a visit.

Dr. Robert Pearlstein
Dr. Pearlstein is a Geriatric Specialist who has practiced in Norristown since 1993 after completing a geriatric fellowship at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center. He enjoys participating in all aspects of geriatric care, including home-care, hospice, teaching and research. Additionally, Dr. Pearlstein is an active board member with the Alzheimer's Association and works closely with other senior community organizations.
E-mail: info@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Dr. Marian Bryce
Dr. Bryce specializes in Internal Medicine and has been practicing Geriatrics since 2001 when she started with Suburban Geriatrics. She grew up in Bucks County and graduated from The University of Osteopathic Medicine and Health Services in Des Moines in 1998. Dr. Bryce participates in all areas of geriatric medicine.
E-mail: info@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Dr. Andrew Graf
Dr. Graf specializes in Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. Born and raised in Montgomery County, he did his undergraduate training at Albright College and then went on to Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine-Bradenton. Afterwards, Dr. Graf completed his Residency at Mercy Suburban Hospital. He participates in all aspects of geriatrics and internal medicine including hospital rounds, office hours, nursing home care and home visits. E-mail: info@suburbangeriatrics.com

            Dr. Alexander Kiotis

Dr. Kiotis grew up in the tri-state area and attended Villanova University. After graduating in 1978 he then completed medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in 1982 and interned at PCOM. Dr. Kiotis entered practice in Delaware County affiliated with Delaware County Memorial Hospital where he served as Director of Geriatrics in the Department of Family Practice for 22 years. After transitioning this practice to Riddle Hospital Main Line Health, he soon after joined Suburban Geriatrics. He is Board Certified in Family Practice and has concentrated his work in geriatrics for over 25 years.

 

Dr. Mike Sinkoff

 Dr. Sinkoff is a native of Southern NJ and Philadelphia. He attended medical school at UMDNJ-School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford, NJ. He completed his residency at the Kennedy Health System in Southern Jersey. After residency, he worked as a Hospitalist for 5 years at the Virtua System in Voorhees, NJ prior to starting with Suburban Geriatrics.

 

             Dr. Carl Burnett

Dr. Burnett is Board Certified in Family Practice. He has extensive experience in Family Practice in both Virginia and Pennsylvania. He is also experienced in Occupational Medicine and non-operative spine care. He attended PCOM and completed his residency at Temple University. He enjoys being a part of Suburban Geriatrics and working with the geriatric population.

   Dr. Kimberly Feltner

Dr. Feltner specializes and is board certified in Internal Medicine. She completed her degree at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Bradenton, FL, however, is a native to the tri-state area. Shortly after graduating residency at Suburban Community Hospital in 2017 where she was chief resident, she joined Suburban Geriatrics January 2018. She participates in hospital medicine, critical care, as well as nursing home care. Dr. Feltner also has a Ph.D in behavioral neuroscience and has taught at several universities in the area including Gwynedd Mercy, Temple, and Jefferson. She enjoys all aspects of geriatric medicine and is passionate about patient centered care. During her free time, Dr. Feltner enjoys hiking local trails with her family.

 

                           
                            Dr. Deborah Rattananai
 
                            Dr. Rattananai grew up in Modesto, CA and received her medical degree from Ross University School
                            of Medicine. She completed residency training at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine
                            and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine. Dr. Rattananai's main area of interest is geriatric
                            medicine. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her fiancée, son Benjamin and bulldog
                            Moony.

 

 

Colleen Moran, RN, CEO
Colleen is a registered nurse who has been with Suburban Geriatrics since 2006. She has worked in various geriatric settings including long term care and assisted living facilities for almost 25 years. Colleen is passionate about the issues surrounding Alzheimer's disease and dementia.
E-mail: colleenm@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Nop Williams
Nop is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner and has been with Suburban Geriatrics since 2007. She is a 1991 graduate of the West Chester University School of Nursing and completed her graduate studies at University of Pennsylvania in 1993. Nop has spent the last 17 years in the area of wound care and a over 23 years in the medical nursing field.
E-mail: info@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

 

Ronna Jelus
Ronna is a Physician Assistant who has been with Suburban Geriatrics since 2004. She grew up in Springfield, Delaware County, and graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Hahneman Medical College in 1989. Ronna has a trauma and surgery background, practiced wound care at Pennsylvania Hospital, and served at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center. Ronna enjoys assisted living visits, to her it’s like making house calls.
E-mail: ronnaj@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

 

Tom Gavin
Tom is a Physician Assistant who has been with Suburban Geriatrics since 2002. Tom grew up in North West Philadelphia and graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Hahneman Medical College in 1981. Tom has been practicing in geriatrics since that time, including twenty years of service at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center. When Tom is not running to service his patients, you can find him running marathons.
E-mail: tomg@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Marcia Foster
Marcia is a Physician Assistant who has been with Suburban Geriatrics since 2006. Marcia grew up in Malvern and graduated from the Physician Assistant program at Hahneman Medical College in 1988. Marcia has been practicing in Geriatrics for over 20 years, including serving at the Philadelphia Geriatric Center for many years.
E-mail: marciaf@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Lindsay Spencer
Lindsay is a Physician Assistant who graduated from Drexel University. She grew up in Virginia Beach and has a background in emergency medicine. She recently joined the Suburban Geriatrics team and is excited about her new role caring for geriatric patients.
E-mail: lindsays@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

 

     Eucabeth Ouma

Eucabeth is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. She joined Suburban Geriatrics in 2012. She is a graduate of East Stroudsburg University with a BSN and York College of Pennsylvania with her Masters Degree. Eucabeth enjoys caring for the geriatric population and happy to be a part of Suburban Geriatrics. 

E-mail: eucabetho@suburbangeriatrics.com

Sean Yaeger
Sean is a Physician Assistant and graduated from Salus University. He is new to the Philadelphia area after moving from western New York where he attended undergrad and worked in medical research. He has spent many years as an advanced EMT, firefighter and is an avid outdoors man. He is very passionate about caring for the senior population and looks forward to immersing himself in the various aspects of care that Suburban Geriatrics has to offer.
E-mail:  seany@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Franziska Holdrege
Franziska is a Physician Assistant who joined Suburban Geriatrics in 2013 after graduating from Salus University in Elkins Park, PA. She grew up in Germany and upstate New York where she received her Bachelor's degree in Biology from University of Albany. Fraziska is excited to serve the geriatric community in the Philadelphia area.
E-mail:  franh@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

 

          Janine Sarver

Janine is a Physician Assistant who graduated from Seton Hill University. She is new to the Philadelphia area, after attending undergraduate and graduate school in the Pittsburgh area. Janine is excited to treat the geriatric population in a variety of clinical settings.

E-mail: janines@suburbangeriatrics.com

     Amanda Sadowl

Amanda is a Physician Assistant who graduated from Salus University. She is from the Philadelphia area and received her Bachelor of Science form Mount St. Mary's University. She is excited to serve the geriatric population in many different settings.

E-mail: amandas@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

     Raisa Caltagirone

Raisa is a Physician Assistant who joined Suburban Geriatrics after graduating from Salus University. She grew up in the Philippines and York, PA, receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Biology at York College of Pennsylvania. Raisa also received her Master’s degree in Pharmacology at Georgetown University prior to attending PA school. She enjoys caring for the geriatric population and has been continuing her excitement since joining Suburban Geriatrics team. 

E-mail: raisac@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

     Brooke Meaney

Brooke is a Gerontology Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. She graduated from Drexel University with a Bachelor's in Nursing and a Master's in Nursing from Stony Brook University.  Brooke is a Philadelphia native. She is excited to be practicing back in the state of Pennsylvania after working and living on Long Island.

E-mail: brookem@suburbangeriatrics.com

          Kristen Gyrath

Kristen is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner who specialized in Adult-Gerontology Primary Care at the University of Pennsylvania. Her passion of caring for older adults developed while working as a nursing assistant in her hometown in Chester County. Kristen attended Penn State University for her Bachelor's degree in nursing and worked as a Registered Nurse at Hershey Medical Center. She is thrilled to join the team at Suburban Geriatrics and dedicates her time to caring for older adults in the Philadelphia area.

E-mail: kristeng@suburbangeriatrics.com  

        

  Anthony Rosario

Anthony is a Physician Assistant from Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Penn State University with a degree in Biology and went on to earn his PA degree from the Pennsylvania College of Technology. He is passionate about Mental Health and Healthcare delivery for the vulnerable aging population.

E-mail: anthonyr@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

       Teena Thomas

Teena is a certified Adult Gerontological Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. She graduated with her Bachelor's degree and completed her graduate studies from La Salle University School of Nursing. She has worked with the older population and worked as a critical care nurse prior to joining Suburban Geriatrics. She is excited to be part of Suburban Geriatrics and looks forward to serving the geriatric population in the Philadelphia area.

E-mail: teenat@suburbangeriatrics.com

  Bethany Cassidy

Bethany is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. She has been a resident of Montgomery County since 2002. She is a graduate of the Gwynedd Mercy University School of Nursing and completed her graduate studies at Simmons College. She has more than 15 years of healthcare experience in both clinical and community settings and is pleased to be part of the Suburban Geriatrics team.

   Heather Kratz

Heather is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner specializing in Adult Health and Geriatrics. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with her MSN in 2002. With nearly 20 years of practice experience, Heather has mostly worked in the area of short-term rehab and long-term care. She is happy to be a part of the Suburban Geriatrics team.
 
     Megan Kabatt

Megan is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. She completed her graduate work in the Adult Primary and Holistic Care Nurse Practitioner program at New York University and her undergraduate work in nursing from the University of Scranton. She has experience in interventional and general cardiology, as well as many years in critical care. She is passionate about the elder population and is excited to be on our team focusing in Geriatric medicine.

 

            Paula Diorio

Originally from New York City, Paula has been in Pennsylvania for the last 6 years. She completed her Masters in Nursing specializing in family practice from La Salle University. With more than 15 years experience in healthcare, Paula has worked in various settings including disease management and psychiatry. She fully enjoys her role at Suburban Geriatrics.

  Anne Gitu

Anne is a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner. She has a Master’s degree in Nursing from Neumann University, a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Villanova University, and a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics from Egerton University, Kenya. Anne has worked as a registered nurse in various geriatric settings, as well as in Mental Health. She has more than 8 years of experience in geriatric care. Anne is very excited to join Suburban Geriatrics.

E-mail: anneg@suburbangeriatrics.com

   Samantha Burk

Samantha is a Physician Assistant who joined the Suburban Geriatrics team in 2017 after graduating with her Master's degree from Salus University. Samantha grew up in a small town in Northeastern Pennsylvania and later moved to Philadelphia, receiving her B.S. in Kinesiology from Temple University in 2014. She is very excited for her role in caring for the geriatric population within the Philadelphia area.

 

Alicia Abel Powers
Alicia is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker who has been with Suburban Geriatrics since 1998.  She holds a Master’s Degree in Social Work as well as a Certificate in Gerontology from Temple University School of Medicine. Alicia has experience in home-care, hospice, geriatric partial hospitalization, hospital and long term care. Alicia serves on the Mercy Suburban Hospital Bio-Ethics Committee and other local healthcare advisory boards.
E-mail: aliciaa@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Nancy Short
Nancy is a graduate of Kutztown University with a BS in Psychology and a Minor in Social Work. She has over 25 years experience working with the senior population in the healthcare industry. As a member of local networking groups, Nancy serves on the advisory board at a local assisted living facility. Nancy is passionate about helping seniors get connected with services and resources that can improve their quality of life.
E-mail: nancys@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

Sue Feiser
Sue received her Master's Degree in Social Work from West Chester University and holds a BA in Social Work from Bloomsburg University. She has experience in partial hospitalization, drug and alcohol counseling and after school programs. Sue interned with Alicia Powers, LCSW and the Montco SAAC social work, and meals on wheels services.
E-mail: suef@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

 

Deena Layport
Deena graduated from Wayne State University with a Master's Degree in Social Work and also has a graduate certificate in Gerontology from Eastern Michigan University. Her background includes experience in hospice, mental health and long term care. 
E-mail: deenal@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

    Tish Levis

Tish received her Master's Degree in Social Work as well as her B.S. in Psychology from Arizona State University. She has over 25 years of experience in the field of Social Work with an emphasis on assessment, trauma, and advocacy. Tish is passionate about raising awareness of mental health issues and currently sits on a board as an advisor for a non-profit group.

E-mail: tishl@suburbangeriatrics.com

 

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