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CareMount Medical Welcomes Two New Physicians

Chappaqua, New York—October 3, 2019CareMount Medical, the largest independent multi-specialty medical group in New York State, is pleased to announce Alexis L. Grucela, MD, FACS, FASCRS, and Michael T. Romano, MD, FAAD, have joined the medical group and are available to see patients.

A_Grucela - headshotAlexis L. Grucela, MD, FACS, FASCRS (Colorectal Surgery): Dr. Alexis L. Grucela is board certified in colorectal surgery and general surgery. She specializes in robotic and minimally invasive colorectal surgery to treat colon and rectal cancers and inflammatory bowel disease. She received her Doctor of Medicine degree from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, and completed her general surgery residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center, where she served as Chief Resident. She completed a fellowship in colorectal surgery at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, Dr. Grucela was a colorectal surgeon at NYU Langone Medical Center, where she served as the Program Director for the Colon and Rectal Surgery Fellowship Program, Director of Robotics Education, and was an Assistant Professor of Surgery in the Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery. Dr. Grucela is affiliated with several professional organizations including the American College of Surgeons; American Society for Colon and Rectal Surgeons; Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons; Clinical Robotics Surgical Association; and the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation. Dr. Grucela practices at CareMount Medical’s Mount Kisco 110 and Yorktown offices and has privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital and the Ambulatory Surgery Center of Westchester.

 

Michael RomanoMichael T. Romano, MD, FAAD (Dermatology): Dr. Michael T. Romano is board certified in dermatology. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and completed his dermatology residency at the University of Vermont Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Romano serves as a clinical instructor for the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Dermatology. Prior to joining CareMount Medical, Dr. Romano was a practicing physician at Vanguard Dermatology in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Romano is affiliated with several professional organizations including the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Medical Association. Dr. Romano practices at CareMount Medical’s Yorktown office and has privileges at Northern Westchester Hospital.

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