Physician Advocates

PAVE Physician Advocates are retired physicians who will help you become more knowledgeable about your medical condition and how the healthcare system works.

Jack De Laria, M.D.

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Arnold P. Gass, M.D.

Internal Medicine & Geriatrics

Stephen Gormican, M.D.

Emergency Medicine

Stephen Hughes, M.D.

Family Medicine

Ronald J.Ignelzi, M.D.


Rosemarie Johnson, M.D.


Ira Levine, M.D.

General Surgery

Harvey Shapiro, M.D.

Anesthesiology & Neurologic Critical Care

Michael Barker, M.D.   Family Practice

Len Bernstein, M.D.   Internal Medicine

Sherry Braheny, M.D.   Neurology

Chahin Chahbazain, M.D.  Therapeutic Radiology & Nuclear Medicine/Oncology

Rob Epstein, M.D.   GI

Mark Kalish, MD   Psychiatry

Chris Klebers, DDS   Dentistry

Paul Michelson, MD   Opthalmology

Elsa Penaranda-Ang, MD   Pathologist, OB/GYN

Michael Supancich, MD   Opthalmology, Spinal issues

Robert Zgliniec, MD

All PAVE Physician Advocates Are Retired From Clinical Practice