Directory Category: Adults

Athena Kritharis, MD

Sep 06, 2019

My education and training started at New York University (NYU) where I graduated magna cum laude with honors in chemistry. I was a presidential honors scholar and recipient of a dean’s undergraduate research grant. I went on to receive my medical degree from NYU School of Medicine. After graduating from NYU, I completed internal medicine […]

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B Robert Mozayeni, MD

Feb 19, 2018

no testing needed before appointment – often specimens are not handled properly and results may not be valid (usually false negative)

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Bela Chheda

Nov 14, 2017

At Center for Complex Diseases we specialize is seeing patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ Myalgic Encephalomyelitis; Mast Cell activation syndrome; Autoimmune illnesses that are poorly defined; Our personalized, multifaceted treatment aims to understand the myriad factors responsible for chronic complex diseases.

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Cecilia Arana Yi

Mar 13, 2019

Assistant Professor of Medicine. Focused on management of acute leukemia, myeloproliferative neoplasms, myelodysplastic syndromes and systemic mastocytosis.

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David Borenstein

Jul 31, 2019

Dr. David Borenstein is New York’s leading integrative and functional medicine physician. Board certified by multiple medical associations, including American College for Advancement in Medicine and American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, Dr. David Borenstein combines the best of traditional and holistic medicine. David Borenstein, MD is the founder of Manhattan Integrative Medicine. He obtained his […]

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Horia Bumbea

Nov 08, 2018

Experience in working in various national teams while participating at diferrent practical courses, collaborative research projects, in multinational teams through practical courses in Swiss, Germany, Spain, and France. This experience was consolidated in our laboratory while I coordinate the flowcytometry laboratory and in periodically organising national conferences in cytometry since 2005 and myeloma patients group […]

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Joshua Stephens

Jan 15, 2020

Dr. Stephens treats adult patients, 16 years and older, for a wide range of acute and chronic medical conditions. He is a preferred primary care provider in managing the care of Mast Cell Disease patients. Dr. Stephens also has a special interest in the evaluation and treatment of environmental allergies. Additionally, he is a trained […]

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Lawrence B. Afrin, M.D.

Oct 08, 2017

Willing to evaluate and provide treatment recommendations for aggressive mastocytosis, but not currently providing chemotherapy

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Mark Heaney

Jan 10, 2018

I am a hematologist/oncologist with a long interest in mast cell diseases. I received MD and PhD degrees at the University of Virginia and had residency training in internal medicine at Stony Brook University Hospital. I completed fellowship training in Hematology and Medical Oncology at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center and subsequently was a faculty member […]

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Markku Partinen

Nov 08, 2018

Professor Markku Partinen, MD, PhD, FAAN, is a neurologist and Director of the Helsinki Sleep Clinic, Vitalmed Research Centre, Helsinki, and Principal Investigator of Sleep Research at Institute of Clinical Medicine, University of Helsinki, Finland. He is an internationally well-known expert in sleep. He has had many International positions in different research societies including Member […]

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Marla S. Barkoff, M.D.

Oct 04, 2017

Dr. Barkoff is a board-certified Endocrinologist who specializes in all aspects of thyroid health. In 2015, Dr. Barkoff began recognizing patterns in her patients with autoimmune thyroid disease who continued to feel unwell even after their thyroid was balanced. She found that within this subset of her patients, approximately 10% of those who continued to […]

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Pankit Vachhani

Dec 07, 2018

Dr. Vachhani received his medical degree from Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar and completed a residency in internal medicine from the Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems. He went on to a hematology/oncology fellowship at the University at Buffalo/Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center where he also served as a chief fellow. Dr. Vachhani’s primary interest […]

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Raajit Rampal

Mar 21, 2019

Diagnosis of mastocytosis must be established based on outside testing. Prior bone marrow biopsy in patients with established cutaneous mastocytosis is not required.

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Nov 10, 2017

Dr Gaur has been in practice of Hematology- Oncology for over 20 years after having trained at Seton Hall University, University of Washington Seattle, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center Seattle, Madigan Army Medical Center and Johns Hopkins University. He sees patients with Mast Cell disorders of all subtypes. Dr Gaur has been involved in community […]

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