The Long Island Gianna Center for Women’s Health and Fertility
Babylon, New York, USA
This family physician of 32 years, now specializing in women’s healthcare, recently teamed with Catholic Health to successfully open the Long Island Gianna Center for Women’s Health and Fertility and served as its first medical director. This highly regarded Center attends women of all ages, especially those with various reproductive health issues and men with infertility, and helps to train family medicine residents and others in restorative reproductive medicine and surgery.
Formerly president of In His Image Family Medicine in Massachusetts, his practice contributed data to the international NaProTECHNOLOGY Effectiveness Study (iNEST) and with Dr. Joseph Stanford, Mark Rollo, and Barbara Meier has been accepted for publication of twenty-five year retrospective clinical study of NaProTECHNOLOGY for the treatment of infertility. He was one of the first family physicians trained in NaProTECHNOLOGY and was honored with the international AAFCP award for Outstanding Medical Consultant in Natural Family Planning.
Assumption College conferred on him an Honorary Doctorate in Humane Letters for his 30 years of studying and promoting pro-life and pro-women efforts throughout New England, and the Diocese of Worcester conferred on him their “Mother Teresa Prolife Award” for his 25 years of providing authentically Catholic women’s healthcare in Massachusetts.
Recently President of The American Academy of FertilityCare Professionals, he currently serves on the Healthcare Policy Committee of the Catholic Medical Association in the USA.
A graduate of St. Louis University School of Medicine with honors in High Risk Obstetrics and Medical Ethics, he and his wife Suzanne are parents to four professional young men