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Community Health Center of New Britain

85 Lafayette Street
New Britain, CT 06051
Fax: 860-224-2760

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Health Care is a Right, Not a Privilege: 20 Years at CHC
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  Clinic Hours Quest Hours
Monday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM - 7:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM

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110 Mill St.
New Britain, CT 06051

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44 Goodwin St.
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175 West Street
New Britain, CT 06051

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Contact: 860-224-3642

Welcome to the Community Health Center of New Britain

Established in 1996, CHC of New Britain is the healthcare home for residents of the City of New Britain and many surrounding towns of Hartford County. It is the hub of an extensive set of CHC services including school based health centers and healthcare for the homeless clinics in the city’s homeless and domestic violence shelters.


  • Comprehensive primary medical care for adults and children
  • Sick and urgent care
  • Well Child care and immunizations
  • Physical exams
  • Gynecological care, including family planning
  • Comprehensive Dental services
  • Certified diabetes education
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Behavioral health services for adults and children
  • Assistance with application for public insurance and other support programs
  • Breast and cervical cancer early detection programs
  • Chiropractic care
  • Podiatry



  • Eileen Andricovich, MSC: Southern Connecticut State University
  • Joyce Bond, PA LOCUM
  • Ovanes Borgonos, MD BS: San Pedro College. MD: Davao Medical School Foundation. Residency: West Jersey Memorial Hospital.
  • Steven Buchbinder, DPM – BS: Hiram College. DPM: Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine. Residency: Cleveland Foot Clinics.
  • Megan Burch-Nguyen, LMFT – BA & MS: Central Connecticut State University.
  • Saleha Chaudhry, PhD, Northeastern University. Residency: Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Yo-yo Chen, DDS – DDS: Ponzan University of Medical Sciences. DDS: New York University College of Dentistry. Residency: Show Chwan Memorial Hospital.
  • Kevin Joe Chiang
  • Ruschikah Chin, APRN – BS, University of Connecticut; MS, FNP Program, University of Saint Joseph
  • Lauren Crowley, LCSW – MS: Southern Connecticut State University. MSW: University of Connecticut School of Social Work.
  • Robert Dudley, MD – BA: Amherst College. MD: University of Pennsylvania. Residency: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
  • Jennifer Dugre, LCSW – BA & MSW: University of Connecticut.
  • Sasha Durso
  • Tara Ellis, RD – BA: Central Connecticut State University. MSW: University of Connecticut School of Social Work.
  • Alan Farb, MD – BA: University of Texas Austin. MD: University of Texas School of Medicine San Antonio.
  • Raphaela Francis, PA – BS: University of New Mexico. Residency: McLeod Medical Center.
  • Angelica Furtado, LCSW – MSW: Simmons College.
  • Jennifer Gadalinski, LCSW. MSW: Fordham University. BA: Western Connecticut State University.
  • Betty Guichardo
  • Marwan Haddad, MD – BA: Harvard University. MD: McGill University School of Medicine. Residency: University of Toronto.
  • Sarah Hannigan, LMFT – BA: Niagara University. MA: University of Saint Joseph.
  • Amita Kulkarni, DDS – BS: University of Benin. DDS & Residency: Columbia University.
  • Michael Mark, DMmcD – BA: University of Pennsylvania. DMD: University of Pittsburgh. Residency: University of Connecticut Health Center.
  • Tania Martinez
  • Amy McCarthy, APRN Resident
  • David Melman, MD – BS & MD: University of Miami. Residency: Hartford Hospital Institute of Living.
  • Paulina Miklosz, APRN – BSN & MSN: Boston College. Residency: Community Health Center: Inc.
  • Sarah Norris, WHNP, MS, RN: University of California, San Francisco; BA: Connecticut College.
  • Ifeoma Nwokoye
  • Jurg Oggenfuss, APRN – BSN & MSN: Marquette University.
  • Jean Palin, APRN – BSN: St. Joseph College. MSN: University of Virginia.
  • Maribel Parkes
  • Elzbieta Piekarz Dyjak, MD – BS: State University of New York Stony Brook. MD: St. Christophers College of Medicine. Residency: Maine Dartmouth Family Residency Program.
  • Megan Ratchford, MD – BA & BS: The George Washington University. MD: Drexel University College of Medicine. Residency: University of Connecticut.
  • Rebecca Robotham, LCSW – BA: Bay Path College. MSW: Springfield College.
  • Jamie Rosenthal, LCSW – BSN: Hampshire College. MSN: Yale University School of Nursing.
  • Julie Sarmiento, LPC – BS: Clemson University. M. Ed: Springfield College. MS: Charter Oak Health Center.
  • Catherine Savvides, PsyD: Nova Southeastern University.
  • Jennifer Searles, APRN – BS: Northeastern University. MSN: Quinnipiac University. RN: St. Vincents College.
  • Michael Selmont, PA – BS: Albertus Magnus College. MS: UMDNJ.
  • Wanda Serrano Miller, LCSW – BA & MSW: University of Connecticut.
  • Alicia Thompkins, LCSW – BA: Saint Joseph College. MSW Springfield College School of Social Work.
  • Adrianna Tuomi, LCSW – BA: Providence College. MSW: Simmons College.
  • Viana Turcios-Cotto, PhD, University of Connecticut. BA: Dartmouth College. EdM: Harvard Graduate School of Education. Residency: Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Andrew Tzellas, MD
  • Alison Urban, LCSW – MA: Loyola University Maryland. MSW: University of Maryland School of Social Work.
  • Jennifer Walz, PA, MHS: Quinnipiac University
  • D. Anthony Yoder, DO – BS: University of Virginia. MPH: George Washington University. DO: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.