Community Health Center of Meriden

Community Health Center of Meriden

134 State Street
Meriden, CT 06450

Fax: 203-686-1677


Welcome to the Community Health Center of Meriden

Established in 1991, the Community Health Center of Meriden serves residents of the city of Meriden, as well as the surrounding communities of Wallingford, Cheshire, and Southington. The CHC of Meriden serves as the hub for many CHC services, including its behavioral health services in all city schools, mobile dentistry programs, and healthcare for the homeless services in the city’s homeless and domestic violence shelters.

If you have a Dental appointment, you'll be seen at our Dental clinic. Directions available here.

  • Comprehensive primary medical care for adults and children
  • Behavioral health services for adults and children
  • Comprehensive dentistry for adults and children
  • On-site pharmacy and clinical pharmacist counseling service
  • Assistance with application for public insurance and other support program
  • Breast/Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Prenatal, obstetrical, and comprehensive women’s healthcare
  • Chiropractic care
  • Podiatry
  • Comprehensive HIV treatment and support services
There are two lots available for patient parking. To the right of the building is Handicap and Stork Parking (for pregnant patients). The main patient lot is to the left of the building on State St.


  • Elizabeth Anders
  • Meghan Asplund
  • Brenda Beauchamp, PsyD: Ponce Health Sciences University. Residency: Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Mary Braisted
  • Jennifer Bumpus, LCSW, MSW: University of Connecticut School of Social Work. PsyD: Antioch University New England. Residency: Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Meghan Constantino, CNM – BSN & MSN: Yale University Health Plan.
  • Amma Darko, DNP, Duke University. BSN: Southern Connecticut State University. MSN: Yale University.
  • Daniel Dennehy
  • Cheryl Drezek, PA: PA – BA, SUNT, Stony Brook
  • Marlene Edelstein
  • Alexandra Edmonson
  • Richard Feuer
  • Sarah Freiberg
  • Michelle Gauthier, APRN – BA: Quinnipiac University. MSN: Yale University School of Nursing.
  • Faraj Ghabag, MD – MD: Al-Arab Medical University. Residency: St. Vincent Mercy Medical Center.
  • Melinda Gladden, LCSW –MSW: Silberman School of Social Work at Hunter College
  • Cecilia Hackerson, APRN Resident
  • Chih Hsu
  • Polly Huynh
  • Kishore Kumar
  • Yesu Kumar Matta
  • Margaret LaPointe, NP
  • Iván López
  • Rebekah Mabrey
  • Monica Massabni
  • Sara Nagot, LCSW – BA & MSW: Boston College.
  • Anastasia Okoniewski
  • Dipak Patel, DO – BS: Pennsylania State University. DO: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Residency: Peninsula Hospital Center.
  • Joseph Peccerillo
  • Lila Purvis
  • M. Victoria Ramos, PsyD – MA
  • Krista Sansone
  • Tonya Shand
  • Lesley Valbrun, Chiropractor
  • Marlene Waradzin
  • Mikveh Warshaw
  • Daniel Wilensky, MD – BA & MD: University of Virginia. Residency: University of Connecticut Health Center.
  • Andrew Yim, APRN – BA: Bowdoin College. MSN: Yale University School of Nursing.