MEDICAL COMMUNITY
Ethnic Medical Associations

Following is a list of contact information for ethnic medical organizations in New York State.

American Yugoslav Medical Society
524 E. 72nd Street, #41A
New York, NY 10021
President: Zoran Bandovic, MD  
Phone 212/371-8420
Fax 212/753-1135
dushan@akula.com 
http://ayms.net/home

Argentine - American Medical Society (AAMS)
Sociedad Medica Argentino-Estadounidense
854 Jefferson Street
Baldwin Harbor, NY 11510
President: Mara J. Fiorentino, MD
Admin. Secretary: Mrs. Mirta Barone  
Phone/Fax 516/771-0580
aamssecret@msn.com 
www.aams.us
 
Asian-American Physician Association of Western New York
725 Orchard Park Road
West Seneca, NY 14224
President: Vishal Sharma, MD  
Phone 716/675-1001

Association of Chinese American Physicians (ACAP)
33-70 Prince Street, #703
Flushing, NY 11354
President: Lisa Eng, DO 
Vice President: Calvin Pan, MD
Phone 718/321-8893
Fax 718/321-8836
admin@acaponine.org
www.acaponline.org

Association of Haitian Physicians Abroad 
1166 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, NY 11213
President: Lyonel Lefevre, MD  
Phone 718/245-1015
Fax 718/735-8015
www.amhe.org/index.html

Association of Philippine Physicians in America
210 Vail Street
Staten Island, NY 10309
President: Alfonso Nillas, Jr, MD
Phone 718/356-4630
masmd@aboutappa.org

Bangladesh Medical Association of North America
87-46 168 Street
Jamaica, NY 11432
President: Abdul F. Islam, MD
Phone 989/686-8382
afio179@aol.com
www.bmana.org

Chinese American Medical Society
41 Elizabeth Street, #403
New York, NY 10013
President: Warren W. Chin, MD
Vice President: Raymond L. Yung, MD
Phone 212/334-k4760
jseto@camsociety.org
www.camsociety.org  
 
Dominican Medical Association of New York
PO Box 322068, Fort Washington Station
New York, NY 10032
President: Francisco Roa, MD  
Phone 646/943-1502
hwasp@aol.com
www.dmanewyork.com

Empire State Medical Association 
(Physicians of African American Descent)

49 West 127th Street
Harlem, NY 10027 
President: Daniel Laroche, MD
Phone 212/663-0473 
Fax 917/493-1010 
president@nyesma.org

FMG Organization
92 Bogota Street
Staten Island, NY 10314
Phone 646/519-7440
President: Jairo Casas, MD  
Phone 718/698-5967
info@fmgamerica.com

Hellenic Medical Society of New York
PO Box 1952
New York, NY 10016
President: Peter Tsairis, MD  
Phone 888/467-6337

Hudson Valley Indian Physician Practitioners
97 Main Street
Fishkill, NY 12524
President: Rakesh K. Mehta, MD  
Phone 845/987-6711
rkmehta52@yahoo.com

Hungarian Medical Association of America
PO Box 421
Buffalo, NY 14226-1617
President: Istvan Somkut, MD, PhD
Phone 716/510-3719
ssomkuti@abington-repromed.com
www.hmaa.org

Iranian American Medical Association
877 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10012
President: Masood A. Khatamee, MD
Phone 212/744-5500
www.lama.org
 
Janusz Korczak Medical Society
140 Cabrini Boulevard, #108
New York, NY 10003
President: Zev Kohn, MD
  
Japanese Medical Society of America
100 Park Avenue, #1600
New York, NY 10017
President: Makoto Iwahara, MD
Phone 212/351-5038
Fax 212/351-5047
jfuruyama@aol.com
www.jmsa.org

Korean American Medical Association of the US
420 Lexington Avenue, #310
New York NY 10170
President: Chul S. Hyun, MD
Executive Director: Sabina Lee
Phone 646/783-6097
Fax 646/783-6098
info@koreanama.org; lee.sabina@koreanama.org
www.koreanama.org

Morgagni Medical Society
1301 82 Street
Brooklyn, NY 11228
President: Mark de Fazio, MD
Phone 718/836-3721
mdf60@aol.com
www.morgagnimedsocietyny.org

Myanmar American Medical Education Society
PO Box 740576
Rego Park, NY 11374-0576
President: Jonathan Chang, MD
Vice President: Zaw Min Do, MD
contact@mamesociety.org
http://mamesociety.org

National Hispanic Medical Association
1700 17th Street, NW, Suite 405
Washington, DC 20009
Executive Director: Elena Rios, MD, MSPH
Phone 202/265-4297
http://home.earthlink.net/~nhma  

Philippine Medical Association of America
572 East 17th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11226
President: Eduardo Macalino, MD  

Rajasthan Medical Alumni Association
89 Shore Road
Manhasset, NY 11030
President: N. Hadpawat, MD  
Phone 516/825-5505
Fax 516/365-4853
www.rajmaai.com

Romanian Medical Society of New York
21-26 Broadway
Astoria, NY 11106
President: Napoleon Savescu, MD  
Phone 718/274-4204
www.rmsny.org

Shiraz University School of Medicine Science Alumni Association
PO Box 630311, Little Neck Station
Little Neck, NY 11363
President: Asghar Chuback, MD
Phone 516/625-9063
Fax 516/625-9067
info@susma.org
www.susma.org

Society of Asian-Indian Surgeons of America
Department of Surgery
Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center
1650 Selwyn Avenue, #4H
Bronx, NY 10457
President: Vellore S. Parthivel, MD  
Phone 718/960-1251

Spanish-American Medical Society
865 Merrick Avenue
Westbury, NY 11590
President: Harold  Fernandez, MD

Contact: Fiorella Carrasto             

Phone 516/280-3235
Fax 516/354-8181
samdesny@samdesny.org
www.samdesny.org
AMA Directory of Ethnic Medical Associations