Sumir Sahgal, MD
Essen Health Care Founder & Chief Medical Officer

A Visionary and Focused Leader

Dr. Sumir Sahgal is the founder and Chief Medical Officer of Essen Health Care. Dr. Sahgal started Essen out of a single South Bronx office in 1999. The practice currently has 30 locations throughout the Bronx, Brooklyn, and Queens. Essen Health Care is the largest privately held multi-specialty medical group in the Bronx with six integrated clinical divisions offering Urgent Care, Primary Care and Specialty services, as well as House Calls, Care Management and Nursing Home staffing. Dr. Sahgal has been the recipient numerous awards including ‘House Call Doctor of the Year’ by the American Academy of Home Care Medicine and the ‘Physician Executive of the Year Award’ by the Medical Group Management Association. Among his notable leadership roles, Dr. Sahgal serves as a board member on various organizations and founded NYREACH, a non-for- profit dedicated to improving community health and workforce development.

Essen Health Care Executive Team

Charles (Chip) Flinn

Chief Operating Officer

Ranjan Munjal

Chief Financial Officer

Imelda Tavas

Chief Administrative Officer

Robert Hussar

Interim Chief Compliance Officer

Hiren Dave

Chief Information officer and
Chief Information Security Officer

Susan Lutinger

Chief Legal Officer and
Chief Privacy Officer

Silvia Posada

Senior Vice President,
Network Development

Michael Scuria

Chief People Officer

Leon Sears

Senior Vice President,
Finance

Sidharth Sehrawat

Senior Vice President,
Operations

Medical Directors

Adurthy Shankar

Medical Director,
Chief of Cardiology

Binu Kuriakose

Medical Director,
Urgent Care

Silvio Goris

Senior Medical Director,
Office Division

Ankit Shah

Medical Director,
Office Division

Nikolas Migias

Medical Director,
House Calls

Shervin Mortazavi

Medical Director,
Nursing Home

Amit Saxena

Medical Director,
Nursing Home

Jonathan Khodadadian

Medical Director,
Specialty Care

Operational Leadership

Kanwal Bashir

Vice President,
Business Applications

Elsa Cosme

Vice President,
Finance

Dena Handlin

Vice President,
Corporate Controller

Vicky Montero

Vice President, Finance & HR

Henderson Rose

Vice President,
Business Development

Diego Valdez

Vice President,
Health Home

Michael Sledzinski

Vice President,
Specialty Care

Teresa Adorno

Assistant Vice President,
Operational Training & Development

Freddy Fortoso

Assistant Vice President,
Community Outreach & Growth

Nipei Lim

Assistant Vice President
Urgent Care & Primary Care

Anand Lotia

Assistant Vice President,
IT

Kathryn Santos

Assistant Vice President,
Quality

Hans Desnoyers

Assistant Vice President
Health Home