Hospital & Physician Affiliations

Doctors Subacute Care is affiliated with the following hospitals:

  • St. Joseph’s Regional Medical Center – Paterson, NJ
  • St. Joseph’s Wayne Hospital – Wayne, NJ
  • St. Mary’s Hospital – Passaic, NJ
  • Chilton Memorial Hospital – Pompton Plains, NJ
  • Hackensack University Medical Center – Hackensack, NJ

We are pleased to have affiliation with the following physicians as in-house clinical directors:

  • Dr. Lawrence Barnet, Medical Director
  • Dr. John Lee Berger, Director of Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Dr. Nagwa Hafez, Director of Subacute Services
  • Dr. Aiman Hamdan, Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation
    • Cynthia Demetilli – Nurse Practitioner, Program Coordinator
  • Dr. Avery Katz, Director of Neurological Rehabilitaton & Director of Doctors Subacute Care Stroke Program
    • Dana Reiner – Nurse Practitioner, Program Coordinator
  • Dr. Ishak Soliman, Director of Wound Care Services
We would like to introduce our credentialed attending physicians:

  • Dr. Veena Agarwal
  • Dr. Susan Ali Rae
  • Dr. Mohamoud Aqel
  • Dr. Steven Beenstock
  • Dr. Juan Desueza
  • Dr. Francis Ferrante
  • Dr. Vikram Gupta
  • Dr. A. Nizar Kahf
  • Dr. Amr Kahf
  • Dr. Gamil Makar
  • Dr. Joel Nwosu-Nelson
  • Dr. Tarek Refaie
  • Dr. Robert Rizzo
  • Dr. Ramon Sandoval
  • Dr. Muhammad Selevany
  • Dr. Nalini Shah
  • Dr. Joseph Vitale
  • Dr. Yousef Zibdie
We would also like to introduce our credentialed consulting physicians:

  • Dr. Ashoke Agarwal, Cardiologist
  • Dr. Sameer Azhak, Cardiologist
  • Dr. Mohomed Elrafei, Psychiatrist
  • Dr. Rex Ghassemi, Cardiologist
  • Dr. Medhat Ismail, Pulmonologist
  • Dr. Michael J. Lasalle, Podiatrist
  • Dr. Tuan Nguyen, Physiatrist