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Lisa Ahava, PA-C, MPH, MHS
Lisa Ahava received a Masters of Public Health and a Masters of Science in Health Sciences as a Physician Assistant from George Washington University. She specializes in Dermatology and Internal Medicine. Before joining Coastal Medical, Lisa worked at the Westerly Hospital and private out-patient practices. She has been working in Coastal’s East Greenwich office since 2009 and continues to work with patients who have dermatological issues.
Elizabeth Chapeldaine, PA
Elizabeth Chapeldaine received her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Johnson & Wales University, Providence RI. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants.
David L. Fried, MD, F.A.C.P.
Dr. Fried is a board certified practicing internist and currently serves as Chair of the Board of Directors of Coastal Medical, Inc., an organization which he cofounded in 1995. He serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor in Medicine at the Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University and Medical Director at St. Elizabeth Home in East Greenwich, Rhode Island. He serves as Medical Director of Omega Medical Research, Inc., where he has acted as the Chief Principal Investigator on over 300 clinical trials. Dr. Fried obtained his medical degree from the Emory University School of Medicine and completed his residency training at Rhode Island Hospital in the Brown University Affiliated Program in Internal Medicine.
Chair, Board of Directors, Coastal Medical, Inc.
Chair, Board of Managers, Coastal Care Medical Management etc.
Chair, Governance Committee
Chair, Strategic Planning Committee
Physician Champion, East Greenwich Office
Kristen Hubbard, MD
Kristen Hubbard, MD, is a graduate of American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and completed her residency at UConn Health Center, CT.
Andrea Krasnowiecki, PA
Andrea Krasnowiecki graduated from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences with a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. Andrea comes to Coastal Medical with experience in primary care and family medicine.
Pamela J. Lauria, MSN, NP
Pamela Lauria earned her Bachelors of Science in Nursing and Masters of Science in Nursing from the University of Rhode Island. Before joining Coastal Medical, she worked at Rhode Island Hospital in the medical/surgical unit. She has been with Coastal since October 1997. Pam enjoys dance, travel, and everything Disney.
Matthew J. Richter, DO
Matthew J. Richter, DO graduated from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Des Moines, Iowa. He completed his residency in Famly Medicine at Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina. At Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, Dr. Richter's duties included comprehensive family medicine, inpatient and ambulatory care.
Nicole P. Somvanshi, MD
Dr. Nicole Somvanshi is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA and completed her residency, including a year as Chief Resident at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA.