Leadership - Crozer-Keystone Health System - PA


Read about the men and women behind the decisions at Crozer-Keystone Health System.

Crozer-Keystone Executive Group

Patrick J. Gavin

Chief Executive Officer
Crozer-Keystone Health System

Philip J. Ryan

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Crozer-Keystone Health System

Local Governing Board

Brian Copeland, D.O.
Gastroenterologist and Chief of Gastroenterology
Crozer-Keystone Health System

Christine Donohue-Henry, M.D.
Family Medicine Physician and Chair of the Department of Family and Community Medicine, Crozer-Keystone Health System

Daniel C. DuPont, D.O.
Pulmonologist and Chief of Pulmonology
Taylor Hospital

Edward LaPorta, M.D.
Cardiologist and Chief of Cardiology
Delaware County Memorial Hospital

Timothy J. Malarkey
Managing Partner
JKJ Financial Services

Nathan Okechukwu, M.D.
Nephrologist and Chairman of the Department of Medicine
Crozer-Chester Medical Center

Jerome S. Parker, Ph.D.
Delaware County Community College

Ann Swan
Prudential Fox & Roach

Gail M. Whitaker, Esquire

Physician Leadership

Crozer-Keystone Health System's physician leaders encompass an accomplished, experienced group of medical professionals who provide guidance and support to Crozer-Keystone's excellent staff of physicians.

Department Chairs

Anesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine

Olesh Babiak, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Deborah Lippman, M.D. (DCMH)

Emergency Medicine

Gregory Cuculino, M.D. (DCMH, Taylor)

Bruce Nisbet, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield Hospital)

Family and Community Medicine

Christine Donohue-Henry, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield Hospital)

Robert Braunfield, D.O. (DCMH)


C. Nathan Okechukwu, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield Hospital)

John D. Sprandio, M.D. (DCMH)


Thomas Bader, M.D.

John Burke, M.D. - Assoc. Chair (Crozer)

Albert El-Roeiy M.D. - Assoc. Chair (DCMH)

Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Irma Elizabeth Palazzo, M.D.


Christopher Stenberg, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield Hospital)

David Kleiman, M.D. (DCMH)


Kevin Caputo, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield Hospital)

Radiation Oncology

Rachelle M. Lanciano, M.D. (DCMH)

Radiology/Diagnostic Imaging

John Hiehle, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield Hospital)

Thomas A. DiLiberto, D.O. (DCMH)

Department Chiefs, Non-Surgery


Co-chief: Sandra M. Gawchik, D.O.(Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Co-chief: Anthony R. Rooklin, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Thomas E. Klein, M.D. (DCMH)


Ancil A. Jones, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Edward W. LaPorta, M.D. (DCMH)


John J. Laskas, Jr., M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)


Lubna M. Zuberi, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)


Brian Copeland, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Mark Jacobs, M.D. (DCMH)

General Internal Medicine

Dina F. Capalongo, D.O. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)


William S. Zirker, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Joseph C. Goldschmidt, Jr., M.D. (DCMH)

Infectious Disease

Stephen Nelsen, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Jackeline Iacovella, M.D. (DCMH)

Hospital Medicine

Onyeka W. Okonkwo, M.D.


Raymond J. Vivacqua, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Internal Medicine

Karl Schwabe, M.D. (DCMH)


Cynthia Dembofsky, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Stephen T. Higgins, M.D. (DCMH)


Sat P. Arora, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Sal Lofaro, M.D. (DCMH)


Kesha Wilford, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Douglas Brunner, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Robert J. Kreb, III, M.D. (DCMH)

Psychiatry (Child)

Darren F. Piechota, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Psychiatry (Geriatric)

Susanne I. Steinberg, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Pulmonary Disease

Gary Wendell, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Thomas F. Prestel, Jr., M.D. (DCMH)

Reproductive Endocrinology

Albert El-Roeiy M.D.


Cat Scan

Eric Rubin, M.D.

General Radiology

Andrew Gordon, M.D.

Interventional Radiology

Lance Becker, M.D.

Mammography/Women's Imaging

Amy Wilson, M.D.

Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Stefan Skalina, M.D.

Nuclear Medicine

Khozaim Nakhoda, M.D.


Damon Soeiro, M.D.


Frank C. Passero, M.D. (DCMH)

Department Chiefs, Surgery

Burn Surgery

Linwood Haith, M.D.

Cardiac Surgery

Charles M. Geller, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Colorectal Surgery

Kenneth J. Boyd, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Stephen C. Silver, M.D. (DCMH)

General Surgery

Vacant (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

David McCloskey, M.D. (DCMH)

Genito-Urinary Surgery

William McGowan, M.D.

Gynecologic Oncology Surgery

Joel S. Noumoff, M.D.


Michael I. Stanley, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Ophthalmology Surgery

Christopher A. Williams, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Edward H. Bedrossian, Jr., M.D. (DCMH)

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Daniel J. Daley, Jr., D.D.S. (DCMH)

Orthopedic Surgery

Frank P. Giammattei, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Nicholas A. DiNubile, M.D. (DCMH)

Otolaryngology Surgery

Kenneth Briskin, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Marc I. Surkin, M.D. (DCMH)

Plastic Surgery

Guy M. Nardella, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

David A. Bottger, M.D. (DCMH)

Podiatric Surgery

William M. Urbas, D.P.M. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Bruce G. Greenfield, M.D. (DCMH)

Reproductive Endocrinology and Fertility

Albert El-Roeiy, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Trauma Surgery

Marcin Jankowski, D.O. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)


Jose S. Maceda, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Urology Surgery

Frank L. D'Elia, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

Vascular Surgery

Gregory S. Domer, M.D. (Crozer, Springfield, Taylor)

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