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1040 Liggett Ave.
Reading, PA, 19611
Mon–Fri: 8 AM – 6 PM
430 N. 2nd Street
Reading, PA, 19601
Mon–Fri: 8 AM – 4 PM
838 Penn St.
Reading, PA, 19602
Mon-Thurs: 8 AM – 9 PM
Friday: 8 AM – 6 PM
Saturday: 9 AM – 1 PM
1110 Rockland Street
Reading, PA, 19604
Mon–Fri: 8 AM – 6 PM
BCHC’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Mary Kelleher has dedicated her professional life to community health. She received her undergraduate degree from Cornell University. After simultaneously completing her MD and Masters of Public Health from Columbia University, she completed her residency in family medicine at the University of Maryland. From there, she joined the Southeast Baltimore Community Health Center. In 2004, she joined the physician staff of the Reading Health Dispensary. Dr. Kelleher was appointed Chief Medical Officer of Berks Community Health Center when the health center opened in June, 2012.
With nearly two decades of experience as a Pediatrician, providing care to children and educating medical students in a variety of settings, Dr. Karen Wang has joined Berks Community Health Center as Director of Pediatrics. A graduate of The Pennsylvania State University, Dr. Wang received her MD from the Boston University School of Medicine, where she was honored with the Stephen R. Preblud Memorial Award for top pediatric academic performance in her graduating class. She did her Pediatric internship and residency at the Tufts University-New England Medical Center’s Floating Hospital for Children. After working in private practice and as a school physician, she was most recently a Pediatrician at the Children’s Health Center of Reading Hospital. Dr. Wang is currently a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Thomas Jefferson University Sydney Kimmel School of Medicine, both in Philadelphia.
Dr. Michael Patti joined BCHC in October, 2016. With more than 30 years of experience as a family doctor, he provides primary care to patients at the Second Street health center. A graduate of Villanova University, Dr. Patti received his MD from the Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia. He completed his residency in family medicine at the Camp Pendleton Naval Hospital and served as a Navy physician for two decades at locations across the U.S. and the globe, and subsequently worked in private practice. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, the Pennsylvania Academy of Family Physicians and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians.
Judith Awurumibe, NP, joined the health center in December, 2014. Born in Nigeria, Judith earned her RN at the Reading Hospital School of Nursing and received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Alvernia University. She went on to become a Family Nurse Practitioner at Millersville University. Mrs. Awurumibe keeps busy as the mother of six children. She is also active in the community, serving as president of the Nigerian Nurses Association, Pennsylvania Chapter, and the social coordinator for the Nigeria Association of Reading and Berks County. She also heads a charity benefitting children’s education that was established in memory of her father.
Sarah Biermann provides family primary care to patients of all ages at the Oakbrook Health Center. She earned her Master’s of Science in Family Nurse Practitioner at Purdue University, and also holds a Master’s of Science in Nursing Education from Western Governors University. She received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Drexel University. Sarah brings experience in behavioral health and psychiatric nursing to her family practice at BCHC, having held nursing positions at the Horsham Clinic and Valley Forge Medical Center and Hospital. She is an adjunct nursing professor at the Gwynedd Mercy University in Blue Bell, PA.
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Erin Churico brings an array of experience to her role at BCHC. Most recently, she was a primary care provider at All About Children Pediatric Partners in West Reading. A graduate of the Reading Hospital School of Nursing, she received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the Chamberlain College of Nursing, and her Master’s of Science in Nursing and certification as a Primary Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner from Drexel University in Philadelphia. Also from Drexel, she was awarded an Advance Certificate in Complementary and Integrative Therapies. She has previous experience as a Labor and Delivery RN, a school nurse at the Daniel Boone Area School District., and was a Breastfeeding Trainer and Educator with the American Academy of Pediatrics’ and Pennsylvania Department of Health’s EPIC program.
A board-certified Family Nurse Practitioner, Mr. Delgado joined BCHC in 2018. He earned his bachelor’s degree in nursing and his Master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Drexel University, Philadelphia. He has experience as a nurse and nurse practitioner in a variety of settings, including outpatient geriatric, adult and pediatric medicine, emergency medicine and inpatient medical and psychiatric. He is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau – the International Honor Society for Nursing.
Nneka Ikedinma, a Family Nurse Practitioner, joined BCHC in 2019. She earned her diploma in Nursing at Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences and worked at Reading Hospital Medical-Surgical unit for five years. She completed her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master’s degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from Chamberlain University, graduating with President’s honors. Nneka also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science and Technology, from University of Nigeria Nsukka.
She is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners and Sigma Theta Tau- the International Honor Society for Nursing.
Nneka is a mother of four kids and her interests include reading, music, biking, and traveling.
Ms. Kibue is a nurse practitioner who specializes in family medicine. She completed her Bachelor of Science in nursing at West Chester University of Pennsylvania and then earned her Master of Science in Nursing Family Practice at Widener University School of Nursing. She holds a national certification with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. Prior to joining BCHC, she was a Family Nurse Practitioner at Caremark Minute Clinic. She previously worked as an RN at Riddle Memorial, Chester County and Phoenixville Hospitals.
Cathleen Miller, DNP, CRNP, is a Certified Nurse Midwife and Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. Dr. Miller received her Doctor of Nursing Practice and her Master of Science in Nursing with Certification in Nurse-Midwifery from Frontier Nursing University, Hyden, Kentucky. Before joining BCHC, Dr. Miller provided women’s health services at Valley Medical Center, Pennsburg, and was the director of Maternal Health for the MAMA Project, Inc., an organization that provides material, neonatal and family education and nutritional support in the Honduras, Kenya, India and Nepal. She is a member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, Sigma Theta Tau International, the Pennsylvania Nurses Association and the International Association of Forensic Nurses.
Oumar Sano, CRNP, a board-certified nurse practitioner, joined BCHC part-time in October 2014. Mr. Sano earned his Associates Degree in Nursing from Reading Area Community College and then continued his education at Kutztown University where he received a Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing. He completed his formal studies and became a Family Nurse Practitioner at Millersville University. He has worked at the Reading Hospital and Medical Center and Paoli Medical Center. His experience includes working with individuals in the community with mental health challenges, as well as hospitalized patients with cardiac and general medical and surgical needs.
Jeannie Stephen, CRNP, received her BSN at Immaculata University in 2004, and went on to earn her Master’s degree in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2011 from Millersville University. She also has more than 20 years of nursing experience in healthcare settings including cardiac units, intensive care, gastroenterology clinics, post acute care and pediatrics. Prior to joining BCHC in 2015, Ms. Stephen worked as a nurse practitioner in the Reading Hospital Emergency Department. During her nursing career, she worked at Brandywine Hospital , Bryn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital and Reading Hospital in various clinical settings. She enjoys volunteer work at the Children’s Home of Reading, and enjoys traveling with her two grown children.
Dr. Malini Moni joined BCHC as Chief Dental Officer in 2018. Dr. Moni brings extensive clinical and research experience in dentistry and public health to her new role at BCHC. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in dental surgery at the Tamilnadu Dr.M.G.R. Medical University, and also achieved her Master’s degree in Epidemiology and Biostatistics, in which she examined barriers to health-seeking behavior for oral health problems. Dr. Moni subsequently worked in private dental practice in her native India. She completed a post-doctoral fellowship at the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, and an interdisciplinary post-doctoral fellowship in Dentistry and Rheumatology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine. She earned her DDS from the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Johnstone established Dental Services at BCHC in 2017. She brings more than two decades of experience in community dental health to BCHC, and is dedicated to providing comprehensive dental care for all members of the community with an emphasis on prevention. A graduate of Tulane University, she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from the University of Pennsylvania. Her interests include hiking and bike riding.
Dr. Joan Mosley-House brings three decades of experience providing dental care in private practice to BCHC. She received her undergraduate degree at Howard University, and subsequently earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery and completed her residency at Howard. She is an active volunteer in the community, such as providing free dental screening for the Colgate Smiles program, and volunteering with other organizations serving children. She has been a member of the New Era Dental Society, the American and Pennsylvania Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentists, and the American Association of Women Dentists. Dr. Mosley-House provides dental care at BCHC’s Rockland Street location.
Dr. Younis is a graduate of Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry in Philadelphia. He then completed a General Practice Residency at St. Luke’s University Health Network in Allentown, PA. He enjoys all facets of general dentistry and is eager to treat our patient at BCHC. Dr. Younis is originally from Amman, Jordan and eventually moved to California where he completed his undergraduate studies. Dr. Younis considers himself a food enthusiast, and during his time off he also enjoys traveling, volunteering, attending dental conferences and simply catching up on the latest TV shows. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Helen Wooten, LCSW, is Director of Behavioral Health Services at BCHC. She established and directed Berks Community Health Center’s Outreach Department from June, 2012, through September, 2014. Fluent in Spanish, she has worked within the field of mental health as a licensed behavioral specialist, licensed social worker, and licensed clinical social worker for the past 20 years, serving diverse populations including adolescents and adults in need of mental health and drug and alcohol services. A graduate of East Stroudsburg University, she received her master’s degree is social work from Marywood University.A long-time provider of human services in Berks County, Ms. Wooten was a social worker with the Reading Health System, and clinical supervisor of a local mental health outpatient site in Reading. She has been certified as a trauma therapist by Drexel University. A long time resident of Berks County, Ms. Wooten has a deep commitment to the community and increasing access to services.
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Dr. Noahleen Betts is a Podiatrist who joined Berks Community Health Center in 2015. A graduate of the New York College of Podiatric Medicine, she completed residency training at Roxborough Memorial Hospital which included forefoot surgery, rearfoot reconstructive surgery and comprehensive wound care. She is currently on the Medical Staffs at Reading Hospital and Penn State-St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center. Prior to joining BCHC, she was in private practice since 2008. She is interested in Sports Medicine and participates in The Reading Hospital Road 10K Run annually. She is very much involved in community service and is founder of the Miss Teen Reading, PA Organization in 2012. This non-profit organization aims to increase the graduation rate of female students in the Reading School District and their matriculation rate in post secondary institutions.
Optometrist Dr. Elizabeth Diener provides eye care for BCHC patients. A graduate of the University of Pennsylvania, she received her doctorate in optometry at the University of California, Berkeley School of Optometry. Dr. Diener is TPA and Glaucoma certified. Dr. Diener cares for patients at both the BCHC Penn Street and Rockland Street Health Centers.
Dori Goulden, a Licensed Dietitian and Nutritionist, joined the staff of BCHC in the Fall of 2015. She has established the health center’s nutrition support and education program, which adds significantly to BCHC’s ability to provide multi-disciplinary care for our patients. Ms. Goulden offers individual counseling for patients working to achieve and maintain a healthy weight, as well as for those with chronic conditions such as diabetes and heart disease. A graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a bachelor’s degree in social work, Ms. Goulden earned her master’s in nutrition from Bastyr University in Seattle, and completed her dietetic internship at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Her experience includes providing clinical dietitian services and management in outpatient, inpatient and long-term health care settings in Pennsylvania and Maryland.
Dr. Elizabeth Roserie provides chiropractic care to patients at BCHC’s Penn Street and Rockland Street locations. A graduate of Pennsylvania State University, she earned her Doctor of Chiropractic degree at the New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY. She brings experience in private chiropractic practice to BCHC. A member of the Pennsylvania Chiropractic Association and the American Business Women’s Association, she was honored in 2014 as Associate of the Year by the American Business Women’s Association.
Chiropractor Dr. Joe Sekulski joined BCHC in 2016. He provides care at both the Penn Street and Rockland Street Health Centers. Prior to joining BCHC, he had his own chiropractic practice with offices in Reading and Boyertown. A graduate of Kutztown University, Dr. Sekulski earned his Doctor of Chiropractic degree at the New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls, NY. He is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Chiropractic Associations, and the Berks County Chiropractic Society.