Lifecare Medical Associates, PC

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Ann R. Chmura, MD

Dr. Chmura has been practicing medicine since 1981. She graduated with Phi Beta Kappa honors from Dickinson College with a BS in Biology. She went on to complete her MD degree at the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C. Dr. Chmura completed her family practice residency at St. Paul-Ramsey Hospital in St. Paul, Minnesota. She is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Family Physicians.

Dr. Chmura joined Lifecare in 1990. She specializes in all aspects of family medicine treating patients from birth through geriatrics. Dr. Chmura has a special interest in women's health.

Ann R. Chmura, MD

Scot B. Kolsin, M.D.

Dr. Kolsin joined Lifecare in November 2012 from Eastport, NY where he practiced on Shelter Island. He graduated from Long Island University in 1986 with his B.S. in Biology and then received his medical degree in 1991 from St. Georges University School of Medicine. His residency in family medicine was completed at North Shore University Hospital in Glen Cove, NY. Dr. Kolsin is a board certified family practitioner. At Lifecare he is devoted to treating patients of all ages, while holding a special interest in "Diabesity" and Metabolic Syndrome. He is a member of both the American Society of Bariatric Physicians and the Obesity Action Coalition.

While in Eastport, Dr. Kolsin was an avid member of his community involved with the Seatuck Cove Rotary Club, Medical Advisor to the Perlman Music Program, Board Member of Communities That Care, and the Chair of the Medical committee for the Suffolk County Family Fun Fair. His interests include understanding the value of walking, historic preservation and being an active member of the Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. This non-profit organization is working to develop a "nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors to build healthier places for healthier people".

Scot B. Kolsin, M.D.

 


Meredith L. Waheed, MD

Dr. Waheed has lived and practiced medicine in the Finger Lakes since 1989. She graduated from St. Lawrence University in Canton, N.Y., with a B.A. in History. She earned her medical degree from the University of Kentucky in Lexington with high distinction. She served her Internal Medicine residency at the University of Rochester in Rochester, N.Y.. She is specialty-certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Waheed joined LIFECARE in 2003. Specializing in Internal Medicine, she sees patients age 16 and over. She enjoys working with a variety of health issues, including acute, chronic, and preventive care.

Meredith L. Waheed, MD

Eric Shives, MD

Dr. Shives joined Lifecare in September 2013 after serving in the Air Force Medical Corp for seven years. His work as a family medicine physician also included one deployment to Afghanistan. Dr. Shives graduated from Bob JonesUniversity and then went to Clemson University where he earned his Master's Degree in physics. He was awarded a medical degree from the University of South Carolina in 2006. Dr. Shives is Board Certified in Family Medicine and also holds certification as a medical review officer. In addition to family practice care, he is interested in office based procedures such as minor skin issues and joint injections.

Dr. Shives enjoys spending time with his wife and five children. He is active with his local church and his hobbies include reading, working with computers, and outdoor activities. He is looking forward to putting down some roots in this community and serving the medical needs of Seneca County and the surrounding Finger Lakes region.

Eric Shives, MD

Mignon A. Enecilla, MD

Dr. Enecilla joined Lifecare in February of 2014. Dr. Enecilla received her medical degree at the University of the East Ramon Magsaysay Memorial Medical Center, Manila, Philippines. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at SUNY Downstate Medical Center and completed her fellowship in Geriatric Medicine at North Shore Long Island Jewish Medical Center in New Hyde Park, N.Y. During her school years, Dr. Enecilla was a consistent honors student and received several scholastic and leadership awards. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine.

Dr. Enecilla provides care for adult and geriatric patients. She is dedicated to promoting good health and well-being and is committed to providing quality and compassionate care to all her patients. She is fluent in both English and Tagalog. Dr. Enecilla sees patients at Lifecare and at the Seneca Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center.

Mignon A. Enecilla, MD