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Community Health Center of New Britain

Community Health Center of New Britain

85 Lafayette Street
New Britain, CT 06051

Fax: 860-224-2760


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.

New Britain High School
110 Mill St.
New Britain, CT 06051

Roosevelt School
44 Goodwin St.
New Britain, CT 06051

Smalley Academy
175 West Street
New Britain, CT 06051

Friendship Center, Salvation Army
Contact: 860-224-3642

There has been a change to our hours as a result of COVID-19. Please continue checking back for further updates. Appointments will still occur via phone or video call if the clinic is closed.
  • 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
There are two lots available for parking: one on Beaver Street (front entrance of the building) and the other on Washington Street (dental entrance and Family Wellness Center)


  • Mary Benson
  • Joanna Bledsoe, APRN – MSN: Duke University
  • 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.
  • Saleha Chaudhry, PhD, MS: Northeastern University in Psychology; BA: Mount Holyoke College in Psychology and Sociology
  • 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
  • Christina Corporon, APRN – MSN: University of South Alabama
  • Robert Dudley, MD – BA: Amherst College. MD: University of Pennsylvania. Residency: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.
  • Alan Farb, MD – BA: University of Texas Austin. MD: University of Texas School of Medicine San Antonio.
  • Emily Farb, PMHNP, MSN: Yale School of Nursing
  • Raphaela Francis, PA – BS: University of New Mexico. Residency: McLeod Medical Center.
  • Aric Frisina Deyo, DC: University of Bridgeport School of Chiropractic
  • Jennifer Gadalinski, LCSW. MSW: Fordham University. BA: Western Connecticut State University.
  • Meghan Garcia, MPH, FNP, APRN – BA/MPH: University of Alabama at Birmingham. FNP/APRN: Yale School of Nursing. Residency: Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Betty Guichardo
  • Marwan Haddad, MD – BA: Harvard University. MD: McGill University School of Medicine. Residency: University of Toronto.
  • Samone Ighofose,  APRN – MSN: Columbus State University
  • Michael Lauro, CADC – B.A. Fairfield University. J.D. – University of Santa Clara School of Law
  • 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.
  • Amy McCarthy, APRN Resident
  • Jeannie McIntosh
  • Edin Memisevich
  • David Melman, MD – BS & MD: University of Miami. Residency: Hartford Hospital Institute of Living.
  • Jurg Oggenfuss, APRN – BSN & MSN: Marquette University.
  • Jean Palin, APRN – BSN: St. Joseph College. MSN: University of Virginia.
  • 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.
  • Rafael Ramos, DDS: Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia
  • Julie Sarmiento, LPC – BS: Clemson University. M. Ed: Springfield College. MS: Charter Oak Health Center.
  • Michael Selmont, PA – BS: Albertus Magnus College. MS: UMDNJ.
  • Gabrielle Schiavone, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC. BS: University of New Hampshir. BSN – MSN: Thomas Jefferson University.
  • Meaghan Silva, APRN resident – BS: University of Massachusetts Amherst. MSN: Yale University.
  • Marlisha Smith, APRN – MSN: University of San Diego
  • Wanda Serrano Miller, LCSW – BA & MSW: University of Connecticut.
  • Andrew Tzellas, MD
  • Suzanne Watson, APRN – MSN: University of Connecticut
  • Jennifer Walz, PA, MHS: Quinnipiac University
  • D. Anthony Yoder, DO – BS: University of Virginia. MPH: George Washington University. DO: Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
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