Lifecare Medical Associates, PC

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Rhonda Solomon, RN, CDE, MSN, FNP-C

Mrs. Solomon joined the Lifecare staff in 2004 and has been a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner since 2002. She graduated from Syracuse University in 1994, where she earned a Bachelors Degree in Nursing. She went on to SUNY Upstate Medical University earning a Masters of Science Degree with a minor in Education. Rhonda is certified in Diabetes Education, Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). She treats patients of all ages with a focus on preventive medicine. As a lifetime resident of Waterloo, she maintains a commitment to the health of her community. Rhonda's special interests include diabetic management, nutritional counseling, osteoporosis, and smoke cessation.

Rhonda L. Solomon RN, MSN, FNP-C

Kathryn Taras, GNP

Kathy has been a Gerontological Nurse Practitioner since 1998. She earned her BS in Nursing from Nazareth College in Rochester and graduated magna cum laude. She continued her education at Nazareth College and completed her MSN in Gerontology. Kathy specializes in caring for senior citizens that reside at Seneca Nursing and Rehab. In her spare time Kathy enjoys reading, traveling, and golf.

Kathryn Taras, MSN, GNP

Michelle J. Durham, FNP-C

Michelle became a NYS board certified Family Nurse Practitioner through AANP in 1999, receiving her education from the Medical Center School of Nursing in Albany, NY and the Community General Hospital Nurse Practitioner Program in Syracuse, NY. She brought her expertise to Lifecare in October, 2012. Before becoming a member of the Lifecare staff, Michelle worked at the Urgent Care centers in Webster and Geneva, NY, as well as in the Emergency Department at Newark Community Hospital. She also received professional experience as a School Nurse Practitioner for Lyons Central School District, and later as a FNP for Finger Lakes Medical Group in Geneva, NY.

Michelle J. Durham, FNP-C

Brooke Cool, FNP

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Brooke Cool, FNP

Francesca Jacobs, FNP

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Francesca Jacobs, FNP

David Stobie, RPA-C

Dave is a native of Geneva, New York. He has been a physician's assistant since 1985. He graduated with his B.S. degree from St. Francis College in Pennsylvania and practiced medicine at Lifecare until he relocated to California in 1987. In 2004, he returned to St. Francis College to earn his Master's in Medical Sciences. Upon returning to New York, he provided a variety of services and rejoined Lifecare in 2009. With over 25 years of experience, Dave provides medical care to our total patient population.

David Stobie, RPA-C

Robert Switzer, RPA-C

With over 25 years of health care experience, Mr. Switzer joined Lifecare in 2010. He received his B.S. degree and physician assistant certification from Daemen College. In 2005 he earned his masters degree in PA studies from the University of Nebraska. Mr. Switzer provides patient care in emergency medicine, orthopaedics, and urgent care.

Robert Switzer, RPA-C

Kayleigh VanDuyne, RPA-C

Raised in Waterloo, N.Y., we welcomed Kayleigh to Lifecare in 2011. She looks forward to providing medical care to the residents of Seneca County and the Finger Lakes. She earned her physician's assistant certification from the Rochester Institute of Technology. Kayleigh remains active in all fields of family medicine including women's and children's health and wellness.

Kayleigh VanDuyne, RPA-C

Laura Fink, RPA-C

Laura joined Lifecare in December of 2013. After receiving her Bachelor's degree in biology from Houghton College, she continued her education at SUNY Upstate Medical University, where she earned her master's degree in Physician Assistant studies. As a graduate student, Laura completed a portion of her clinical training at Lifecare in 2012 and 2013, before accepting her current position. She provides health care to patients of all ages at Lifecare. Laura grew up near Buffalo, N.Y. and now lives in Geneva with her husband, Dr. Mike Fink, a chiropractor, who graduated from the New York State Chiropractic College. Away from their offices, they both enjoy camping, hiking, biking, boating, tennis and water skiing.

Laura Fink,  RPA-C