49 Hartford Turnpike    |    Vernon, CT    |    860.288.4104

About Us

Medical Home

HealthWise Medical Associates, LLP is your Medical Home.   Your Medical Home Team consists of all the staff at your preferred site of care.   Our Team works together to provide care to all of our patients at our eight (8) Medical Home locations.  

Our Mission

  • To serve generations of patients through our commitment to quality and community based care
  • Hire the best people possible and making those people responsible for meeting the needs of our patients
  • Create a family centered enterprise that understands and employs the best business and clinical information systems available
  • Utilize our electronic medical health record system to integrate care delivery for our patients in a comprehensive and coordinated manner
  • Create cost effective and efficient ways to deliver quality care outcomes
  • Anticipate and meet the challenges of medical care systems in the future


HealthWise Medical Associates, LLP was formed in 1998 to manage and meet medical challenges in an ever changing health care environment.  Independent solo and small group practices formed a larger group to better control their destiny. Since 1998 HealthWise Medical Associates has been a formal association between pediatricians, family practitioners and internists in the east of the river communities.

Our Administrative Staff

Renee Irvin, Chief Executive Officer, Compliance Officer
Ms. Irvin can be reached at 860-288-4101.

Andre Garant, Controller
Mr. Garant can be reached at 860-288-4102.

Our Providers  

Carta Internal Medicine: Angelee Carta, M.D., Emily Davis, PA-C, Manchester 860-649-3243

Coventry Family Practice:  David Edelheit, M.D., Andrea Sadowski, PA Coventry, 860-742-9050

Fieldstone Family Practice at Tolland: Beth Schweitzer, M.D., Binayak Koirala, M.D., and Carly Taylor, APRN  Tolland 860-875-2099

Manchester Family Medicine: Gordon Brodie, M.D., Karen Cadman, M.D., Karen Sullivan, APRN, Sarah DiRamio, APRN, Manchester  860-646-0166

Merced Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine: Wanda Merced, M.D., Chinyere Okoronkwo, M.D., Barbara Renshaw, APRN, 860-646-0313

Parnes Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine: Robert Parnes, M.D., Chinyere Okoronkwo, M.D., Julia Christofori, APRN, Vernon  860-645-1100

Rockville Family Practice: Kristin Giannini, M.D., Susanne Izzo, APRN, Sandra Criscuolo, APRN, Nicole Grilli, PA-C, Vernon/Rockville 860-872-8321

Vernon Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine:  Jerome Lahman, M.D., Judy Huang-Bulger, M.D., Amy Rapaport M.D., Elizabeth Martin, M.D., Heather Deal, APRN, Vernon 860-871-2101

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