Provider Directory

Below is a listing of medical and dental providers.  We encourage you to select one of our health care providers as your primary care provider. Your “PCP” will provide most of your health care and keep a record of your health and your care. If you need special care for a health problem, your PCP will guide you in this process. NOTE: Rural Health pediatricians provide coverage at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital.

Please note that our providers are unable to give advice via email. If you have a medical or dental question, please call to make an appointment.​​​

Corporate Office
Dr. Sandra Hearn – Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Chief Nursing Officer
Ages Seen: Children 
Education: The Catholic University of America
Board Certification: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Special Interests: Newborn and Adolescence
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Tom Hollandsworth, MD. Dr. Tom Hollandsworth – Family Medicine
Chief Medical Officer
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Michigan State University, Kalamazoo Campus
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Special Interests: Family medicine, diabetes care, preventative medicine and dermatology.
Joined Rural Health in 1999.
Scott Wolpin, DMD. Dr. Scott Wolpin
Chief Dental Officer
Education:Tufts University School of Dental Medicine, Boston
Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore
Awards: State of Maryland Distinguished Service Award for service in public health and Association of Clinicians for the Underserved’s Clinician Hero of 2015
Board Certification: Northeast Regional and National Dental Board Examinations
Special Interests: Community practice addressing public health dental needs.

Joined Rural Health in 2013.
Atlantic Community Health Center  
Jeanne Roll, MD. Dr. Jeanne Roll – Internal Medicine/Geriatrics
Center Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey
Residency: Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine (with additional qualifications in Geriatrics)
Special Interests: Geriatrics and osteopathic manipulative medicine.
Joined Rural Health in 1993.
Sandra K Balmoria, MD Dr. Sandra Balmoria – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Residency: VCU Fairfax Family Practice
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Special Interests: Office procedures, child development, weight loss and lactation support.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
NOTA: Habla español.
Joined Rural Health in 2015.

Marie Carnes – Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Children
Education: Eastern Mennonite University
Internship: Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Cystic Fibrosis Clinic and GI Clinic, Clinic for Special Children in Strasburg PA and Children’s Resource Center – UPMC Pinnacle
Board Certification: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board
Special Interests: Pediatric mental health and asthma.    
Joined Rural Health in 2020.
Megan Dorris – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Arcadia University (Master of Public Health and Master of Medical Science/Physician Assistant)
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Preventive medicine, migrant healthcare, and teen wellness
NOTA: Habla español.    
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
David Hoshino, MD. Dr. David Hoshino – Family Medicine/Geriatrics
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: University of Pennsylvania
Residency: University of Vermont
Board Certification: American Board of Family Practice (with additional qualifications in Geriatrics)
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Geriatrics.
Joined Rural Health in 2000.
Jean Laughman – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 13+)
Board Certification: American Nurses Credentialing Center
Special Interests: Women’s health, diabetes, and veteran’s issues.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Dr. Sue Murray – Pediatrician
Ages Seen:
Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 2015.
Rebecca Nightingale – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: 
Adults and Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Mental health and public health.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2016.
Chincoteague Island Community Health Center
Tom Hollandsworth, MD.

Dr. Tom Hollandsworth – Family Medicine
Center Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Michigan State University, Kalamazoo Campus
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Special Interests: Family medicine, diabetes care, preventative medicine and dermatology.
Joined Rural Health in 1999.
Mary Clark – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Marymount University, Arlington, VA.
Special Interests: Adolescents and diabetes.
Joined Rural Health in 2017.
Robert Coniglio – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: Medical University of South Carolina
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Spirituality (Mr. Coniglio is an ordained Episcopal priest) and healing, emergency medicine and general practice.
NOTE: Mr. Coniglio sees patients on Mondays.
Joined Rural Health in 1988.
Dr. John Moore – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine
Residency: Ohio State University Hospital and Clinics Family Medicine
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine. Dr. Moore is also trained as a pharmacist.
Special Interests: Diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, sports medicine and healthy lifestyles.
NOTE: Dr. Moore sees patients one week per month, typically the second week of each month.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
 
Dr. Macy Rupprecht – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine at Virginia Tech
Residency: Via Christi Family Medicine Residency, Wichita KS
Board Certification: American Board of Family Physicians and American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians
Other Certifications: Natural family planning medical consultant
Special Interests: Treating women and children, international medicine;  natural family planning; trauma informed care; and osteopathic manipulative therapy.    Joined Rural Health in 2019.NOTE: Dr. Rupprecht works four 10-hour days per week, one week works Monday-Thursday; next week works Tuesday-Friday.
Eastville Community Health Center 
   Dr. Joan Lingen – OB/GYN-General Health Care for Women
Center
Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Females age 16+
Education: Chicago Medical School
Residency: Naval Hospital, San Diego CA
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and board certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Special Interests: Office gynecology and application of electronic technology in clinical practice.
Joined Rural Health in 2006.
Jynnifer Albano – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: University of Virginia
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Diabetes and nutrition.
Joined Rural Health in 2014.
Dr. Ian Giles – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Medical College of Virginia (Virginia Commonwealth University)
Residency: VCU-Bon Secours St. Francis Family Medicine Residency Program
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Comprehensive family medicine/primary care, men’s health, procedures and community engagement.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2019. 
Nancy Hargis – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Old Dominion University
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Practice Nurse Practitioner
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Family medicine and teenagers.
Joined Rural Health in 2007.
Emily Patrick – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Women’s health, pediatrics/adolescents, mental health, sexual health, healthy lifestyle, and preventative medicine.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Dr. Gabriella Richardson – Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: EVMS/Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
NOTE: Dr. Richardson sees patients at Bayview on Thursdays.
Joined Rural Health in 2016.
Cathy Riopel, MD. Dr. Cathy Riopel – Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: University of Virginia Medical School
Residency: Louisiana State University Medical College Charity Hospital, New Orleans
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 1992.
David Riopel, MD. Dr. David Riopel – Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: University of Virginia Medical School
Residency: Louisiana State University Medical College Charity Hospital, New Orleans
Awards/Board Certification: Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 1992.
Dr. Kelly Washburn – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine
Residency: University of Pennsylvania/Chestnut Hill Family Practice
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Occupational medicine (treatment of work-related injuries and illnesses), surgical procedures, travel medicine, wound care, and adolesecent medicine.
Joined Rural Health in 2019.
Onley Community Health Center
Dr. Nicole Marsh – Pediatrician
Center Clinical Director
Ages Seen: Children
Education: University of Virginia School of Medicine
Residency: Johns Hopkins Hospital
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 2012.
Sierra Cuppett- Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Shenandoah University
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Women’s health, musculoskeletal disorders, preventive, integrative and holistic medicine and adolescents.
Joined Rural Health in 2016.
Lucas Fussell, NP Lucas Fussell – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen:
Adults and Children
Education: Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing
Board Certification: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family Nurse Practitioner
Other Certifications: Tobacco Treatment Specialist and DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
NOTA: Habla español.    
Special Interests: Hispanic/Latino, migrant, men’s, LGBT, and sexual health; diabetes; wellness and preventive care including PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis to prevent HIV. Follow the link to learn about PrEP.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2012. 
Al Halls, MD. Dr. Al Halls – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Creighton University, Omaha, NE
Residency: Lincoln Medical Education Foundation Family Practice, Lincoln, NE
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
NOTE: Dr. Halls does immigration physicals.
Special Interests: Treating children.
Joined Rural Health in 2014.
Tori Houtrouw – Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Harding University, Searcy, Arkansas
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Special Interests: Pediatrics and Women’s Health
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Jennifer Lucas Physician Assistant/Associate
Ages Seen:
Adults and Children (age 2+)
Education: Campbell University
Board Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Other Certifications: DOT Certified Medical Examiner for Commercial Driver Licenses
Special Interests: Women’s health, preventive medicine and diabetes.
Joined Rural Health in 2014.
Murray, Brad Dr. Brad Murray – Internal Medicine/Geriatrics
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency/Fellowship: EVMS (residency and geriatric fellowship)
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine (for internal medicine and geriatrics)
Special Interests: Geriatric care, mobility, dementia, mental health and wound care.
NOTE: Dr. Murray serves as medical director at Commonwealth Senior Living in Onancock.
Joined Rural Health in 2015. 
Dr. Gabriella Richardson – Pediatrician
Ages Seen: Children
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: EVMS/Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics
Joined Rural Health in 2016.
Dr. Walter Roll – Internal Medicine
Part Time
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey
Residency: Wilford Hall Medical Center, Lackland Air Force Base, TX
Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
NOTE: Dr. Walt Roll does immigration and disability physicals, workers’ compensation examinations and Medicare Wellness Visits (see Programs page).
Joined Rural Health in 2018.
Sarah Shotwell – Family Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults and Children
Education: Purdue University
Board Certification: American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Other Certifications: Internationally Board Certified Lactation Consultant
For information on breast feeding click here 
Special Interests:Women, infants and children, preventative health, diet and exercise.
NOTE: Offers NEXPLANON, a long-term birth control option implanted in your arm.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.

 

Heather Stark, MD.

Dr. Heather Stark – Family Medicine
Part Time
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: McMaster University Medical School, Toronto (Ontario) Canada.Prior to medical school worked as a registered nurse/nurse practitioner
Residency: St. Joseph Hospital, Hamilton (Ontario) Canada
Special Interests: Hospice home visits with hospice nursing staff.
Joined Rural Health in 2003.

Dr. Margaret Stiles – Family Medicine
Ages Seen: Adults and Adolescents
Education: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Eastern Virginia Medical School 
Board Certification: American Board of Family Medicine
Joined Rural Health in 2020.

Judy Wicklund – Adult Nurse Practitioner
Ages Seen: Adults
Education: Wayne State University, Detroit MI
Board Certification: American Nurse Credentialing Board as an Adult Nurse Practitioner
Special Interests: Chronic disease management and geriatrics.
Joined Rural Health in 2003.
Dental

Dr. Colleen Daley – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: General Dentistry Residency with U.S. Army at Fort Riley, KS
Special Interests: Treat Respective Underserved Multitude Patiently
Joined Rural Health in 2020.

Dr. Nidya de la Torre – Pediatric Dentist
Ages seen: 0 to age 16 
Education: University of Missouri School of Dentistry
Board Certification: American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Special Interests: Pediatric dentistry.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.

Dr. Joe Drake – Dentist
Education:
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry
Residency and Training: AAID: American Academy of Implant Dentistry Maxi-course 2012 350CE 1 year Georgia; Invisalign (Orthodontics) 2008/2019, and Mini-pediatric Residency at University of Minnesota 2015 
Special Interests: Oral surgery, dental implants and Invisalign.
Joined Rural Health in 2020.

Heather Fleming – Dental Hygienist
Education: University of Maryland, Baltimore – Dental Hygiene Program
Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health.
Joined Rural Health in 2017.

Dr. Carsten Frey- Dentist
Education: University of Maryland School of Dentistry
Residency: Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency with Lutheran Medical, Federalsburg, MD
Special Interests: Complex medical dental interactions. Treating entire families.
Joined Rural Health in 2015.

Ed Griggs, DDS.

Dr. Ed Griggs – Dentist
Education:
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: McGuire Veterans Administration Medical Center, Richmond, VA
Awards: Fellow of the American College of Dentists, the Academy of General Dentistry and the International College of Dentists.
Special Interests: Prosthodontics.
Joined Rural Health in 2008.

Angel Magette – Dental Hygienist
Education:
Old Dominion University

Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Education and improving oral health.
Joined Rural Health in 2019.

Dr. Robert Mormile – Dentist
Education:
Fairleigh Dickinson Dental School, Madison, New Jersey
Board Certification: Northeast Regional and National Dental Board Examinations
Special Interests: Prosthodontics.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.

Dr. Tiffany Nightengale – Dentist
Ages seen: 6 months to age 18 
Education: University of Louisville School of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health and pediatric dentistry.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.

Alison ParksDental Hygienist
Education: Old Dominion University
Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health and oral health education.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.

Pam ReynoldsDental Hygienist
Education: Old Dominion University
Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Working with children and special needs patients.
Joined Rural Health in 2015.

Noel Root, DDS.

 Dr. Noel Root – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Awards: Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry
Special Interests: Endodontics and prosthodontics.
Joined Rural Health in 2004.

Stephanie Shelley, DDS.

Dr. Stephanie Shelley – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Residency: Fletcher Allen Hospital, Burlington VT
Joined Rural Health in 2005.

Dr. Michael Snyder – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health and under served areas.
Joined Rural Health in 2018.

Dr. Alyssa Stout – Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry                                                                           
Residency: Carilion Roanoke General Practice Residency
Special Interests: Treating patients with special needs and dental surgery.
Joined Rural Health in 2020.

Dr. Christina Ulloa – Dentist
Education:
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry

Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health and under served populations.
Joined Rural Health in 2020.

Dr. Randi Wingate- Dentist
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry
Board Certification: Virginia Board of Dentistry
Special Interests: Public health.
Joined Rural Health in 2016.
   

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