She began her medical career in 1997 as the Administrative Assistant/Office Manager for Dr. Howard Haft. It was through this position she “fell in love with the medical field.”
Health Partners, under Chrisie’s guidance, has experienced tremendous growth. Chrisie is active in several community committees including Charles County Homeless and Emergency Shelter Committee, United Way Advisory Committee, Partnerships for a Healthier Charles County.
Chrisie and her husband Sean are long time Charles County residents. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her three children and four grandchildren.
Ashley McMannis assists with administrative duties of both the medical and dental programs. She has been a part of the team since June 2013. She graduated from Salisbury University with a Bachelors in Public Relations. She has lived in Charles County her entire life, and is grateful for the opportunity to be able to give back to the community.
She has held her position with Health Partners since June 2009. She graduated from ACT college in Alexandria, VA as a Certified Dental Assistant. She says this job is very rewarding because so many people are able to benefit from Health Partners.
Maria started with Health Partners in January 2019. She has been a dental assistant for over 24 years, she also fluent is English and Spanish. She enjoys working at Health Partners because she feels like she is making a difference in others lives. In her free time, Maria likes to fish, landscape, and go to the gym.
Bernard Finch, DDS
Dr. Finch has been with Health Partners since July of 2018. He completed his Undergraduate at the University of Alabama. He the completed his degree at Howard University College of Dentistry in 1982. He held the position of Captain in the United States Army Ft. Stewart, GA from 1982-1984. He then moved on to the United States Army Reserve from 1984-1991. He owned a Private Practice for 25 years in Calvert County, MD. In his free time he loves to spend time with his wife and kids.
Antonino Barbaro, DDS
He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Mount St. Mary’s College in 1987. He then attended University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore College of Dental Surgery, where in 1991, he received the degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery after graduating at the top of his general practice clinic.
Dr. Barbaro travels nationally on a regular basis to attend the finest in continuing education in the dental field. In this way, he can remain on the cutting edge of advancements in family and cosmetic dentistry. This allows him to better serve his patients, utilizing the most up-to-date techniques. Dr. Barbaro volunteers at Mission of Mercy and other dental outreach programs to help the underprivileged.
He is a father of 3 who enjoys the outdoors, fishing and biking and watching the Redskins.
Jackie Jameson, RDH
Jackie has been with Health Partners since January of 2019. She received her Associates Degree in Dental Hygiene from Allegany College of MD in 2000. After working in a private practice, she decided to continue her education and attend University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Degree Completion Program, and graduated in 2019. She learned she had a passion for outreach clinics and working to increase the access of dental care during an internship she had completed. In her free time, she loves spending time with her husband, 2 daughters, and 3 fur babies.
Tiffany has worked for Health Partners since February of 2017. She is the mother of two boys and a puppy. She has work experience as a receptionist for a psychologist, in the vascular surgery department, and in medical records. She loves knowing that we are helping people that have no other option than somewhere like Health Partners.
Dental Billing Admin
Christina is a Southern Maryland local who started at Health Partners in 2018. She oversees the day to day functions of our dental clinic. Christina’s vast knowledge of the dental office enables her to provide guidance and training to our dental team. She works hard to assure that things run seamlessly and our patients and staff members are happy.
In her free time she enjoys spending time with her Fiance and 3 children, creating beautiful cakes, gardening, and spending quality time with family and friends poolside.
Nicole Haskins, CRNP
Nicole is a native of Virginia and moved to Maryland in 2005. She received her bachelor’s degree in nursing from the University of Virginia School of Nursing. She attended Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia where she obtained a Masters of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Family Health. Nicole is board certified by American Nurses Credentialing Center. Nicole comes to Health Partners bringing experience from a variety of healthcare settings including family practice, occupational health, mental health, and nursing home/rehab. She believes in patient and family education as a vital tool in disease prevention and control as well as empowering them to actively participate in their own healthcare.
Gabriel Stanoiu, CRNP
Originally from Romania, Gabriel moved to the United States in 2008 at the age of 22. He has Bachelor Degrees in Physical Therapy and Nursing. He also has a Master’s in Science of Nursing from Howard University. He is nationally certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and a Certified Medical Examiner by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. He is also fluent in English, Spanish, and Romanian.
“I have been enjoying my work at Health Partners since December, 2018. I have discovered here a team that is focused on delivering excellent patient centered care, a characteristic aligned with my own view of how delivery of care should be”.
When not at work, you can find Gabriel mountain biking, hiking, sun bathing on a beach, or playing chess. “After all, I consider that the best doctors in the World are free of charge. These are Dr. Rest, Dr. Sunlight, Dr. Exercise and Dr. Healthy Food”.
Christella Boone Small
Christella has worked for Health Partners since March 2017. After high school, she worked toward a PN (Practical Nurse) certificate in 1980, then passed boards to become a LPN (Licensed Practice Nurse).
She moved to Maryland in 1982 and became a Federal Employer for the CIA and attended Medical Assisting School in 1998 to become a Medical Assistant and Phlebotomist. Later, becoming a Registered Medical Assistant has encouraged her ability to continue to learn in the medical field. She enjoys helping patients, working with different age groups, and learning more about their medical conditions. Christella is a Massage Therapist as well.
Joy has worked with Health Partners since April 2019. She has 15 years of experience in both, office management and medical billing. In her free time, she enjoys relaxing, traveling when possible, and spending time with her 2 children and large family. She says “The thing I like most about Health Partners is they welcomed me with open arms, everyone has been so helpful and kind.”
Cherrell has worked for Health Partners, Inc in 2017 as a Medical Admin Assistant, then was promoted to Patient Care Coordinator in 2019. She graduated from Everest College, with a certificate in Medical Assisting. She is currently enrolled at Ashworth College, pursuing an Associate of Science Degree in Healthcare Administration.
She loves drag racing, traveling, swimming, riding four-wheelers/dirt bikes and just watching her two sons play sports. She says “I have a huge heart and at Health Partners, I can do what I love which is helping people. I enjoy working for an organization that takes the extra step for all patients.”
Taylor has worked for Health Partners since 2016. She is a graduate of University of Maryland School of Public Health. She uses this background to write grants, educate patients, and interact with the community. During her free time, Taylor can be found spending time with family and friends on her boat or farm.
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