Our Medical Services Providers

  • RAMON CANCINO, MD, MSc

    FAMILY MEDICINE

    Dr. Cancino, is our Chief Medical Officer (CMO). He specializes in Family Medicine. Dr. Cancino was trained at Northeast Ohio Medical University and he completed his residency at Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education. Dr. Cancino is also affiliated with Boston Medical Center.

  • JUDY BERK, CNM

    OB/GYN

    Nurse-Midwife Berk specializes in Midwifery/ Women's Health. She trained at Columbia University School of Nursing for both her bachelors and masters degree in Nursing. She is board certified in Nurse-Midwifery. She speaks Spanish and English. She is affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital.

  • ESTHER BOUSSICOT, MSW

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES

    Ms. Boussicot is a Case Manager. She obtained her MSW in Social Work from Wheelock College. She has provided case management services to a small grassroots organization in Dorchester, to survivors of Domestic Violence, and to families in a Head Start program. She is fluent in Haitian-Creole.

  • STEPHANIE CHARLES, MD

    FAMILY MEDICINE

    Dr. Charles specializes in Family Medicine. She was trained at the University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry and her residency was completed at Boston University Medical Center. Dr. Charles is board certified and affiliated with Boston Medical Center. She speaks Haitian Creole.

  • NEENA CHATURVEDI, MD

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Dr. Chaturvedi specializes in Internal Medicine. She attended medical school at Delhi University Maulana Azad Medical College receiving her Medical Degree in 1988. She is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine for Internal Medicine.

  • THAMARAH CREVECOEUR, CNM

    OB/GYN

    Nurse Crevecoeur specializes in Prenatal Care and Delivery. She trained at the University of Pennsylvania Medical School and Boston College of Nursing in Chestnut Hill, Ma. She is board certified in Nurse Midwifery. She speaks Haitian Creole and French.

  • TAFFIDY DAVIS, MSW, LCSW

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES

    Ms. Davis is a cognitive behavioral therapist with a focus on motivational interviewing and solution focused therapy, incorporating insight oriented therapy and DBT. She specializes in adolescents and young adults. She attended Wheelock College and the University of New Hampshire where she obtained her MSW. 

  • BENJAMIN ELEONU, MD, FACOG

    OB/GYN

    Dr. Eleonu specializes in General Obstetrics and Gynecology. He was trained at the Medical College of Va. and completed both his internship and residency at Boston City Hospital. He is board certified and a Fellow of the ACOG and affiliated with BMC since 1993.

  • DIANE HAZEL, CPNP, MPH

    PEDIATRIC MEDICINE

    Nurse Hazel is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She completed her nursing education at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston, MA. She completed a Masters in Public Health in epidemiology at Boston Univ. Her interests are adolescent health and clinical research.

  • SHARON JACKSON, MS, RD, CDE

    NUTRITION SERVICES

    Ms. Jackson is a Certified Diabetes Educator providing nutrition services to diabetic patients and all patients of MCHC. Through the Diabetes We Care Program she facilitates nutrition outreach to the community.

  • GUIRLENE JEAN-SIMON, NP

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Nurse Jean-Simon trained at UMass Boston and interned at Mattapan Community Health Center and Mount Auburn Geriatric. She is board certified and affiliated with Boston Medical Center. She speaks English, French, and Haitian Creole. Her specialty is Adult/ Geriatric.

  • TARMA JOHNSON, FNP-BC

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Nurse Johnson is our Director of Clinical Health Services and a Nurse Practitioner. She specializes in Adult Primary Care. She trained at UMass in Boston receiving her BS and MS in Nursing. She has been affiliated with Boston Medical Center for 11 years.

  • SARAH LENNOX, MSW, LCSW

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

    Ms. Lennox specializes in Substance Abuse Counseling incorporating Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, and solution-focused brief therapy. She attended Wheelock College where she obtained her BS and went on to obtain her MSW at Boston University.

  • EMAULT LOUIS, MD

    PEDIATRIC MEDICINE

    Dr. Louis is a board certified Pediatrician. She trained at State University of Medicine and of Pharmacy in Port-au-Prince, Haiti and did her Residency at St. Joseph’s Children’s Hospital in Patterson, NJ. She is affiliated with Boston Medical Center. Dr. Louis speaks English and Haitian-Creole.

  • MARGARET NIHOUL, NP

    PEDIATRIC MEDICINE

    Ms. Nihoul is a board-certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner. She trained at the Yale School of Nursing in New Haven, CT She earned her BA & BSc in Biology and Anthropology from McGill Univ. She splits her time between MCHC and the Young Achievers school-based health ctr. in Mattapan. She speaks French.

  • LILA A. REID, MSW, LICSW

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

    Ms. Reid, MSW, LICSW is a licensed independent clinical social worker. Her interests include trauma, self-esteem issues, geriatrics, and end-of-life issues. Ms. Reid attended Simmons College receiving an MSW and certification in Urban Leadership. She also is in private practice and enjoys traveling.

  • AMANDA REYOME

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES

    Ms. Reyome specializes in Trauma Recovery Mental Health Counseling. She trained at Boston College and did her pre-masters Clinical experience at the Mental Health Association of Greater Lowell. She sees children and families in Outpatient and In Home Therapy focusing on trauma recovery.

  • MICHELLE DALENCOUR, MD

    FAMILY MEDICINE

    Dr. St. Fleur specializes in Family Medicine. She trained at the Univ. of MA Medical School and did her residency at Montefiore Medical Ctr, Bronx NY. She is board certified. Dr. St. Fleur is affiliated with Boston Medical Ctr. and speaks Haitian Creole and medical Spanish. 

  • MARGARET SULLIVAN, MD

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Dr. Sullivan specializes in Infectious Disease with a focus on comprehensive HIV care. She trained at Loyola Univ. Stritch Sch. of Med. and did her residency in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. She is board certified and is affiliated with Boston Medical Ctr. and Boston Univ. Sch. of Medicine.

  • CHRISTOPHER SHANAHAN, MD, MPH

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Dr. Shanahan received his training at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He completed his residency at the Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx NY. He is a board certified General Internist with a focus in Primary Care Internal Medicine and is also board certified in Substance Abuse.

  • ROBERT TAYLOR, MD

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Dr. Taylor specializes in General Medicine and Infectious Disease. He was trained at Harvard Medical School graduating in 1977. He has 36 years in the practice of medicine. Dr. Taylor is also affiliated with Boston Medical Center. Dr. Taylor has a family practice in Brookline, Ma.

  • JOCELYN VARA, MSW, LCSW

    BEHAVIORAL HEALTH

    Ms. Vara is a solution-focused therapist, who also utilizes interventions from DBT and CBT. She specializes in adolescents and young adults and has experience with the LGBTQ community. She attended Northeastern University and Simmons College, where she obtained her MSW.

  • AIMEE WILLIAMS, MD

    FAMILY MEDICINE

    Dr. Williams specializes in Family Medicine. She trained at Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, PA, and completed residency at Boston Univ. Medical Center. Dr. Williams remains affiliated with Boston Medical Center and is Board Certified in Family Medicine. She speaks English and Spanish.

  • STEPHEN WRIGHT, MD

    ADULT MEDICINE

    Dr. Wright specializes in General Surgery. He trained at Dartmouth Medical School and Tufts University School of Medicine. He did his Residency at the University Of Illinois College Of Medicine at Peoria. Dr. Wright is also affiliated with Massachusetts General Hospital and is board certified.