Community Health Center of Stamford at Fifth Street

Community Health Center of Stamford at Fifth Street

22 Fifth Street
Stamford, CT 06905

Fax: 203-323-8140


Welcome to the Community Health Center of Stamford at Fifth Street

Established in 2000, the Dental Center of Stamford was founded by area citizens and became part of CHC, Inc. in 2005. It is the hub for a network of CHC dental services throughout Stamford. When comprehensive medical services were added in 2009, the Center became known as the Franklin Street Community Health Center. In 2018, a new location in Stamford was opened at 22 5th Street.

Effective Monday, March 21, Monday-Friday hours at this location will be 8AM-5PM.  
  • Comprehensive primary medical for adults and children
  • Comprehensive treatment of chronic diseases
  • Behavioral health services
  • Sick and Urgent Care
  • Well Child care and Immunizations
  • Physical Exams
  • Chiropractic care
  • Gynecological care including family planning
  • Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Podiatry Services
  • Eligibility and application assistance for public insurance programs
Parking is available to the sides of and behind the building.


  • Tichianaa Armah, MD – BA: Swarthmore College. MD: University of Rochester. Residency: Yale-New Haven Hospital.
  • Emily Calderone, PsyD: William James College. Residency: Community Health Center, Inc. MA: Teachers College Columbia University. BA: Providence College.
  • Erin Forler, LCSW – BA: University of Waterloo. MSW: Wilfrid Laurier University.
  • Maryellin Flynn, Psychiatrist APRN
  • Gabriella Gellrich, MD – BA: Carleton University. MD: Saba University School of Medicine. Residency: Montefiore Medical Center.
  • Yumi Koh, DO, MPH. BA/BS: Santa Clara University. DO: New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. MPH: Yale University School of Public Health. Residency: Griffin Hospital.
  • Garrett Matlick, APRN, FNP-BC, PMHNP-BC – BA: University of Arizona; BSN: University of Missouri - Kansas City; MSN: Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing; MPH: Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health; DNP: Rush University College of Nursing; Residency: Community Health Center, Inc.
  • Shailaja Setty, MD
  • Kerri Merritt, APRN (Resident) – MSN: Yale University School of Nursing
  • Michael Cubria, LCSW
  • Sarah Turney, LPC