CareMount Medical Welcomes Eight New Physicians

Chappaqua, New York—June 3, 2020—CareMount Medical, the largest independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State, is pleased to announce Patricia Farragher, DPM, FACFAS, FACFAOM, Rohit Gautam, MD, MBA, Kenneth Goldman, MD, Jacqueline Minasso, MD, Monique Regard, MD, Mamta V. Shah, MD, Asha Shrestha, MD, and Mitchell Stein, MD, FAAO, have joined the medical group and are available to see patients.

Patricia Farragher, DPM, FACFAS, FACFAOM (Podiatry): Dr. Patricia Farragher is double board certified in podiatric orthopedics, podiatric medicine, and foot and ankle surgery. She received her Doctor of Podiatric Medicine degree from the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, and completed her podiatric residency at Catholic Medical Center of Brooklyn & Queens, where she served as Chief Podiatric Surgical Resident. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, Dr. Farragher worked as a sole practitioner in New Paltz, and has delivered her medical experience and services to the Ulster County community for over twenty years. Dr. Farragher is affiliated with several professional organizations including the American Podiatric Medical Association; American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons; and American College of Foot and Ankle Orthopedics and Medicine. Dr. Farragher practices at CareMount Medical’s New Paltz office and has privileges at HealthAlliance Hospitals—Broadway Campus and Mary’s Avenue Campus and MidHudson Regional Hospital.

Rohit Gautam, MD, MBA (Internal Medicine): Dr. Rohit Gautam is board certified in internal medicine. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Lala Lajpat Rai Memorial Medical College, and completed his internal medicine residency at Brookdale University Hospital. He completed a fellowship in geriatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, he was an attending internist at a Federally Qualified Health Center in Maine and he served as a Medical Director and practicing physician at a 108-bed nursing home. Dr. Gautam practices at CareMount Medical’s Poughkeepsie Columbia office and has privileges at MidHudson Regional Hospital.

Kenneth Goldman, MD (Dermatology): Dr. Kenneth Goldman is board certified in dermatology. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Stony Brook University, and completed his dermatology residency at New York Medical College. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, he worked as a sole practitioner in White Plains. Dr. Goldman practices at CareMount Medical’s White Plains office and has privileges at Greenwich Hospital.

Jacqueline Minasso, MD (Dermatology): Dr. Jacqueline Minasso is board certified in dermatology. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the State University of New York, Upstate Medical University, and completed her dermatology residency at Howard University Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident. Dr. Minasso serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Department of Dermatology. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, Dr. Minasso was a practicing physician at Advanced DermCare in Connecticut. Dr. Minasso is affiliated with several professional organizations including the American Academy of Dermatology; American Society for Dermatologic Surgery; Women’s Dermatologic Society; and Skin of Color Society. Dr. Minasso will be practicing at CareMount Medical’s Poughkeepsie Oakwood office and will have privileges at Vassar Brothers Medical Center and Northern Westchester Hospital.

Monique Regard, MD (Pediatric/Adolescent Gynecology): Dr. Monique Regard is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology with a focused practice designation in pediatric and adolescent gynecology from the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Baylor College of Medicine, and completed her obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Minnesota Medical School. Dr. Regard serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at New York Medical College. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, she was an attending physician at Boston Children’s Health Physicians. Dr. Regard will be practicing at CareMount Medical’s Katonah, Poughkeepsie Oakwood, and Yorktown offices and will have privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital, Vassar Brothers Medical Center, and Westchester Medical Center.

Mamta V. Shah, MD (Oculoplastic Surgery): Dr. Mamta V. Shah is board certified in ophthalmology. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Boston University School of Medicine, and completed her ophthalmology residency at the State University of New York—Downstate Medical Center. She completed a fellowship in ophthalmic plastic and reconstructive surgery at Allegheny General Hospital. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, she was a practicing physician at Allegheny Health Network. Dr. Shah practices at CareMount Medical’s Mount Kisco 110 and Putnam Hospital Center 664 offices and has privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital and the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester.

Asha Shrestha, MD (Rheumatology): Dr. Asha Shrestha is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from the Institute of Medicine, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal, and completed her internal medicine residency at Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Alpert Medical School of Brown University. She completed a fellowship in rheumatology at Montefiore Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Shrestha is certified in musculoskeletal ultrasound through the Ultrasound School of North American Rheumatologists and the American College of Rheumatology’s Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Certification in Rheumatology program. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, Dr. Shrestha was an attending rheumatologist at St. Joseph Hospital in Maine, where she also served as Medical Staff Secretary/Treasurer. Dr. Shrestha practices at CareMount Medical’s Mount Kisco 90 office and has privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital and Putnam Hospital Center.

Mitchell Stein, MD, FAAO (Ophthalmology): Dr. Mitchell Stein is board certified in internal medicine and ophthalmology. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and completed his internal medicine residency at Jacobi Medical Center and his ophthalmology residency at the State University of New York—Downstate Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He completed a fellowship in cornea, external diseases and glaucoma at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Stein serves as a Clinical Assistant Professor at New York Medical College. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, he worked as a sole practitioner in Mount Kisco. Dr. Stein is affiliated with several professional organizations including the New York State Medical Society; New York State Ophthalmologic Society; Westchester County Medical Society; and is the President of the Westchester Ophthalmologic Society. Dr. Stein practices at CareMount Medical’s Mount Kisco 110 office and has privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital and Westchester Medical Center.

For additional information about CareMount Medical’s newest providers, please visit: caremountmedical.com/newproviders