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Our Clinicians

Looking to become a Coastal patient? Click here to view a list of our practices accepting new patients.

Please Note: The "Book an Appointment" option is for existing patients only.

Daniel Asiedu, MD, PhD

Dr. Asiedu attended the University of Bergen, Norway, and completed his residency at Miriam Hospital, R.I.

Anne Cushing-Brescia, MD

Dr. Brescia earned her Bachelor's in Biology from Mt. Holyoke, Master's in Public Health from Yale and her MD from UMASS. She completed her residency at Berkshire Medical Center and worked in Emergency medicine and Hospitalist medicine for 9 years, then went into solo practice for another 9 years; she joined Coastal Medical in 2009.

Dr. Brescia is the former Assistant Dean of Medicine at Warren Alpert Medical School at Brown University, where she was an advisor for the Program in Liberal Medical Education (an eight year continuum accepting high school seniors into both the undergraduate college at Brown and the Alpert Medical School). She is also Assistant Professor of Medicine (Clinical), her practice in Lincoln serves as an outpatient teaching site for the Internal Medicine clerkship (third year medical students in the office 3-4 months/year).

Dr. Brescia is interested in Primary care/education/communication.

Academic Appointment:
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Warren Alpert School of Medicine

Heather Lillibridge, NP

Heather Lillibridge received her Master of Science in Nursing at Simmons University  where she specialized in Family care. Heather might be a familiar face to some Coastal patients. While earning her degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner, she worked at Coastal's Narragansett Bay Pediatrics as a registered nurse. Ms. Lillibridge has experience in urgent care as well as adult and pediatric primary care.

Kristin Martinis, NP

Kristin Martinis earned her doctorate in Nursing Practice from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, Graduate School of Nursing in Worcester, MA

Mridula Menon, MD

Dr. Mridula Menon joined Dr. Anne Cushing-Brescia and Dr. Daniel Asiedu at Coastal Medical, 6 Blackstone Valley Place in August of 2011.

Dr. Menon attended medical school at Government Medical College, Kottayam, India. She completed her Internal Medicine residency at Memorial Hospital in Pawtucket, R.I. 2004.  Before joining Coastal Medical in 2011, Dr. Menon practiced internal medicine for seven years in Taunton, MA.  Dr. Menon is interested in general internal medicine, primary care and preventive medicine.

Kate O'Heelan, DO, NCMP

Dr. Kate O'Heelan is a graduate of Des Moines University Medical School and completed her residency in Family Medicine at Underwood-Memorial Hospital.

Professional Memberships: American Academy of Family Physicians, Rhode Island Medical Women’s Association, volunteer for Rhode Island Free Clinic, Lifespan PSO