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Our West Islip Team

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    Dr. Laurie Costello Doctor, MD
    Photo of Dr. Laurie Costello
    Dr. Laurie Costello Doctor, MD

    Dr. Laurie J. Costello is Board Certified in Family Medicine, and has been in practice for 24 years. She completed her Medical School training at Wayne State University in Detroit, MI, and her Family Medicine residency at North Shore University Hospital at Glen Cove, NY. Dr. Costello worked as a primary care physician for 19 years prior to entering the urgent care field 5 years ago. She is an active member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, American Medical Association, Suffolk County Medical Society, and the Medical Society of the State of New York. Dr. Costello is excited to be part of the AFC Team and to provide quality service to the West Islip and surrounding communities.

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    Dr. Mohammed A. Mojid Doctor, MD
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    Dr. Mohammed A. Mojid Doctor, MD

    Dr. Mohammed A. Mojid is board certified in Internal Medicine with over 35 years of experience. He graduated from Dhaka University, Bangladesh as MBBS in 1975. Dr. Mojid has practiced medicine globally from Saudi Arabia, to Missouri and now in New York. He has extensive Emergency Room and Level 2 Trauma experience and is also an educator who has taught clinical medicine at Washington University and St. Louis University, MO. Dr. Mojid is a certified physician for DOT and Immigration physicals. In addition to English, he can fluently speak in Bangla, Urdu, Hindi, Arabic and Spanish. Dr. Mojid is excited to be part of the AFC Team and to provide premier medical service to the East Meadow and surrounding communities.

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    Darra Hess Medical Assistant
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    Darra Hess Medical Assistant

    Darra is a certified Medical Assistant with over seven years’ experience. She has worked in multiple specialties, some of which include cardiology and dermatology. Darra was promoted from our East Meadow center to Clinical Trainer at West Islip. When Darra isn’t working she enjoys crafting and baking.

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    Jenna Mohan Medical Assistant
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    Jenna Mohan Medical Assistant

    Jenna graduated from Stonehill College in Massachusetts with a degree in Psychology and Healthcare Administration. She has gained experience working in Urgent Care and volunteering in hospitals such as Zucker Hillside and Northwell Health. She enjoys traveling and has taken classes in London, England at the University of Westminster. She is a highly motivated student and looks forward to helping the community of East Meadow.

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    Maria Scalesi Medical Assistant
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    Maria Scalesi Medical Assistant

    Medical Assistant and Patient Experience Coordinator - Maria has been a Certified Medical Assistant for two years. She also has her Associates Degree in Liberal Arts & Sciences. She is bright, energetic and likes working with patients. When Maria isn’t working she enjoys going to beach, baking and upcycling.

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    Jeanette Valoy Front Desk Assistant
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    Jeanette Valoy Front Desk Assistant

    Jeanette is our patient care representative and the first face you will see at AFC Urgent Care. She has an associate’s degree in human services from Suffolk Community College with over 7 years of experience in case management. On her free time, she enjoys being with her family, cooking and reading.

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    Joseph V. Lancelot Clinic Manager
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    Joseph V. Lancelot Clinic Manager

    Joseph graduated from The College of Saint Rose with a degree in Corporate Communications, P.R, Marketing, and Advertising. He has worked with many of New York’s largest hospital including St. Peter’s Health Partners and former North Shore-LIJ. In his spare time, Joseph enjoys traveling, relaxing at the beach, and cooking.

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    Justin Schwartz Clinic Manager
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    Justin Schwartz Clinic Manager

    Justin Schwartz is a Managing Partner and Center Administrator for AFC Urgent Care East Meadow. Justin is an entrepreneur and owns several businesses on Long Island. He was a former investment banker at UBS Investment Bank (working in NY and London). Prior to his investment banking career, Justin was a consultant working for a Structured Finance Advisory Practice at the Big 4 Accounting Firm, Ernst & Young. He graduated with a BBA in Finance from Hofstra University and received his MBA from Cornell University.

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    Louis Dionisio Clinic Manager
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    Louis Dionisio Clinic Manager

    Lou was previously president & CEO of Sports Measurement Group, where he managed all organizational sales, marketing, and operations to drive maximum revenues and profitability. He closed sales of over 3 million heart-rate monitoring watch products through more than 5,000 retail stores, with top accounts including Walmart, Target, and Sears. Lou is a former wrestling athlete from Hofstra University on Long Island. In his spare time, he enjoys adventuring with his youngest child, spoiling his four grandchildren, and the boating lifestyle.

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    Roxanne Rose Clinic Manager
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    Roxanne Rose Clinic Manager

    Roxanne is the Community Relations Director at AFC Urgent Care. She graduated from SUNY Old Westbury with a degree in Mathematics concentrating in Operations Research. She has worked at a leading sampling company as the Director of Client Services. Upon the birth of her second daughter, Roxanne concentrated on volunteering in the East Meadow Community. Roxanne is a past PTA Council President and the current Chairwoman for the PTA Council Community Liaison and Public Relations Committee. Roxanne’s efforts on behalf of the PTA and community have resulted in the East Meadow Chamber of Commerce/PTA Discount program, and a Town of Hempstead/District anti-graffiti initiative. As a member of the East Meadow Neighborhood Committee, a residential parking system was created with the passage of new NY State Transportation Law.