Advanced Stroke Care

Stroke Center Team

Our stroke team is comprised of experts from multiple disciplines. It includes neurologists, neurosurgeons, interventional radiologists, cardiologists and rehabilitation therapists. These specialists are supported by our three levels of neuro-nursing care, all conveniently located on our 9th floor.

Medical Director
Julius Gene S. Latorre, MD, MPH

Stroke Program Administrator
Catherine Stephens, RN, MSN, CNRN, NEA-BC

Stroke Program Manager
Katherine Mitchell, RN, MS, ANP

Stroke Program Outreach Quality Coordinator
Jennifer Curry BSN, RN, CCRN


Neurology-Stroke Service

Antonio Culebras, MD
Antonio Culebras, MD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Anuradha K Duleep, MD
Anuradha K Duleep, MD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Elwaleed M El Nour, MD
Elwaleed M El Nour, MD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Shahram Izadyar, MD
Shahram Izadyar, MD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Julius Gene S Latorre, MD, MPH
Julius Gene S Latorre, MD, MPH
Neurology-Stroke Service
Carmen M Martinez, MD
Carmen M Martinez, MD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Michael L Vertino, MD
Michael L Vertino, MD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Klaus Werner, MD, PhD
Klaus Werner, MD, PhD
Neurology-Stroke Service
Sari-Ann Yonaty, NP, PhD
Sari-Ann Yonaty, NP, PhD
Neurology-Stroke Service

Additional Neurology-Stroke Staff

  • Nicole Rank, NP

Neurosurgery

Lawrence S Chin, MD

Neurorehabilitation

Bernadette Dunn, MD
Bernadette Dunn, MD
Neurorehabilitation
Jenna M Gardner, MS, CCC-SLP
Jenna M Gardner, MS, CCC-SLP
Neurorehabilitation
Suehun G Ho, MD
Suehun G Ho, MD
Neurorehabilitation
Lori M Holmes, PT
Lori M Holmes, PT
Neurorehabilitation
Shernaz K Hurlong, DO
Shernaz K Hurlong, DO
Neurorehabilitation
Vicki M Kalina, PT
Vicki M Kalina, PT
Neurorehabilitation
David M Kanter, MD
David M Kanter, MD
Neurorehabilitation
Alberto Maldonado, MD
Alberto Maldonado, MD
Neurorehabilitation
Faisal Siddiqui, MD
Faisal Siddiqui, MD
Neurorehabilitation
Margaret A Turk, MD
Margaret A Turk, MD
Neurorehabilitation
Claudine T Ward, MD
Claudine T Ward, MD
Neurorehabilitation

Additional Neurorehabilitation Staff

  • Katherine Mahaney

Neuro-interventional/Radiology

Amar S Swarnkar, MD
Amar S Swarnkar, MD
Neuro-interventional/Radiology

Additional Neuro-interventional/Radiology Staff

  • Anne Snowdon
  • Heidi Noce
  • Jennifer Caldwell
  • Paul Depew
  • Chantelle Henry

Emergency Department/Emergency Medical Service

Thomas R Lavoie, MD
Thomas R Lavoie, MD
Emergency Department/Emergency Medical Service

Additional Emergency Staff

  • Susan Rainbow
  • Troy Hogue
  • Douglas Sandbrook
  • Trina Skeele

Thomas R Lavoie, MD

Thomas R Lavoie, MD
Appointed 07/01/97
Women's Health Network
550 East Genesee Street
550 East Genesee Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

315 464-8668

Current Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Associate Residency Program Director of Emergency Medicine

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown
  • Community

Clinical Section Affiliations

  • Upstate Comprehensive Stroke Center: Emergency Department/Emergency Medical Service
  • Women's Health Network: Geriatric Care

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Emergency Medicine

Clinic/Unit

Education & Fellowships

  • MD: Boston University School of Medicine
  • Residency: SUNY Health Science Center at Syracuse

Research Interests

  • Emergency Medicine; Toxicology; Medical Education

Specialties & Certification

  • Emergency Medicine

Diseases & Conditions Treated

  • Medical Emergencies

Treats

  • Adults and Children

Treatments/Services

  • Emergency Services

Associations/Memberships

  • American College of Emergency Physicians
  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine

Current Hospital Privileges

  • Upstate University Hospital
Clinical Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/findadoc/lavoiet
Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/lavoiet

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