On behalf of the sisters of St. Joseph of Orange and the Board of Trustees we would like to acknowledge our Medical Staff members, who are toiling every day to improve the health and quality of life of the people in our community. We take pride in our 1,000-member Medical Staff's reputation for providing clinical excellence, embracing patient care advancements, and fulfilling the altruistic mission of St. Joseph Hospital.
In particular, our colleagues listed below take time from their busy practices to serve in a critical role as Medical Staff Officers, tackling tough issues and fostering our culture of high-quality patient care. With these exceptional leaders we confidently face the challenges ahead.
Raymond Casciari, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer
|Paul Beck, M.D. Chief of Staff
2012 - 2013 Medicall Staff Officers
Paul Beck, M.D.
Chief of Staff
Lawrence Ehrlich, D.O.
Vice Chief of Staff
Michele Carpenter, M.D.
George Moro, M.D.
Immediate Past Chief of Staff
Melvyn Sterling, M.D.
Joseph Preston, M.D.
Department Chairs and Vice Chairs
Clifford Char, M.D. Anesthesiology
John Harris, M.D. Anesthesiology
Himsiri De Silva, M.D. Behavioral Sciences
Bala Gulasekaram, M.D. Behavioral Sciences
Richard Hill, M.D. ENT (Otorhinolaryngology)
Edward S. Lee, M.D. ENT (Otorhinolaryngology)
Brian Lee, M.D. Emergency Medicine
Claudia Gold, M.D. Emergency Medicine
Samir Azzam, M.D. Family Practice
Michael Malouf, M.D. Family Practice
Brian Boyd, M.D. Internal Medicine
Peter Smethurst, M.D. Internal Medicine
Shalizeh Shokooh, M.D. Cardiology
Haig Najarian, M.D. Gastroenterology
Janis Fee, M.D. OB/GYN
Randy Fiorentino, M.D. OB/GYN
Michael Schoen, M.D. Pathology
Aaron Sassoon, M.D. Pathology
John Winkelman, M.D. Pediatrics
Connie Bartlett, D.O. Pediatrics
David Karlin, M.D. Radiology
Joseph Tison, M.D. Radiology
Russell Montgomery, M.D. Surgery
Rajesh Khanijou, M.D. Surgery
Jay Harness, M.D. Surgery - General
Bradley Noblett, M.D. Surgery - Neurologic
Sanford Ratner, D.D.S. Surgery - Oral and Maxillofacial
Steve Barnett, M.D. Surgery - Orthopedic
Jack Chen, M.D. Surgery - Orthopedic
Linda Zeinah, M.D. Surgery - Plastic and Reconstructive
Brian Palafox, M.D. Surgery - Thoracic
Russell Montgomery, M.D. Surgery - Vascular
Brian Norouzi, M.D. Urology
Paul Beck, M.D. Medical Executive Committee
Bradley Noblett, M.D. Operating Room
George Moro, M.D. Quality Council
Michele Carpenter, M.D. Quality Enhancement