Faculty Members

 

Rudolph Krafft, MD

Program Director

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College

Residency

Family Medicine: St. Vincent Health Center, Erie, PA

Professional Interests

Sports medicine, dermatology

Personal Interests

College football, golf, reading

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

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Jessica Handel, DO

Associate Program Director

Medical School

Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency

Family Medicine: Mercy Health – St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

Professional Interests

Cardiology, OB/women’s health, prenatal care, immunizations, preventative medicine, pediatrics

Personal Interests

Horseback riding, reading, traveling, spending time with my family

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

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Ronald Scott, MD

Associate Director

Medical School

Loyola University Medical Center

Residency

Family Medicine: Mercy Health – St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

Professional Interests

Geriatrics

Personal Interests

Religion, anthropology, languages, spending time with family and friends

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

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Amanda Burger, PhD

Director, Behavioral Medicine

Assistant Director

Medical School

Wayne State University

Internship

Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center

Professional Interests

Chronic disease management, weight loss, chronic pain management, insomnia

Personal Interests

Reading, decorating, family, games, spending time with my dogs

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

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Michael Paronish, MD

Assistant Director

Medical School

Penn State College of Medicine

Residency

Washington Hospital

Professional Interests

Sports medicine, MSK Medicine, procedures

Personal Interests

Spending time with family

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

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Laura Miller, MD

Director of Research

Assistant Residency Director

Medical School

Jefferson Medical College

Residency

Family Practice: Washington Hospital

Professional Interests

Maternal/child health, global health, public health and community medicine

Personal Interests

Flower gardening, ballroom, Latin and swing dancing, hiking, medical mission work, traveling, spending time with family

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

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Christian Yeasted, MD

Community Preceptor

Medical School

Temple University School of Medicine

Residency

Family Medicine: University of Chicago

Personal Interests

Exercise, reading, television/movies, building a home, beer tasting, family

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Austintown Primary Care

5533 Mahoning Ave.

Austintown, OH 44515

(330) 793-2701

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Kristen Evan-Hymes, MD

Community Preceptor

Medical School

Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine 

Residency

Family Medicine – Mercy Health – St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital

Professional Interests

Women, children, procedures

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Canfield Primary Care

3660 Stutz Dr.

Austintown, OH 44406

(330) 793-2701

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Dinah Fedyna, MD

Community Preceptor

Medical School

NEOUCOM

Residency

Family Practice: Akron General Medical Center

Professional Interests

Underserved care, geriatrics, medical decision making, physical diagnosis

Personal Interests

Church, Ukrainian cultural activities, genealogy, swimming, track

Contact Information

Mercy Health – Youngstown Primary Care

1053 Belmont Ave.

Youngstown, OH 44504

(330) 480-3605

Email Dr. Fedyna

 
Samantha Rivalsky, Program Coordinator