MEDICAL STAFF

PEDIATRICIANS
Cyndi Welch,
Clinical Nurse Manager Medical Home Coordinator
Verona
Cheflyn
Laura
Cally Gwon, MD, FAAP, IBCLC
Dr. Gwon is a board certified pediatrician who was raised in Arlington, Massachusetts.  After attending Dartmouth College and Dartmouth Medical School, she completed her pediatric residency in 2000 at the Children's Hospital of Boston and Boston Medical Center Combined Program.  She has an appointment as a Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School.  She joined the practice in 2004.  Dr. Gwon is an international board certified lactation consultant and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Section on Breastfeeding.  She also has an interest in childhood asthma and food allergy.  After playing soccer throughout childhood, she played Division 1 NCAA soccer for Dartmouth.  She is married to a pediatrician and loves spending time with her two young children.  She still plays soccer and ice hockey and enjoys coaching her children's sports teams.  She also enjoys tennis, biking, and skiing.
Heather Davidson, MD, FAAP
Dr. Heather Davidson is a board certified pediatrician who joined Newton-Wellesley Family Pediatrics in 2004 after two years in another private practice.  Originally from Milton, Massachusetts, Dr. Davidson attended the Winsor School in Boston.  After graduating Magna Cum Laude from Brown University, she performed one year of research at the Dana Farber Cancer Institute.  Dr. Davidson earned her medical degree from Tufts University School of Medicine and completed her residency at the Floating Hospital for Children at the New England Medical Center.  Dr. Davidson lives in Sherborn with her husband and three young children.  Her interests include running, gardening, and the arts.
Charles Brown, MD, FAAP
Dr. Brown is a board certified pediatircian who has been in practice for 28 years and is the original founder of Newton Wellesley Family Pediatrics. He graduated from Tufts Medical School in 1979 and completed his residency training at Children's Hospital San Francisco in 1983.

PEDIATRIC NURSE PRACTITIONERS

Michelle Marini, PNP
Michelle graduated from Boston College with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Nursing from Curry College and her Masters of Nursing from Northeastern University.  She has worked at Children's Hospital Boston for 23 years, most of that time spent in the Emergency Department.  She is certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner in addition to being PALS, ACLS, TNCC, and ENPC certified.  At Children's she is a member of the leadership staff and is active in staff education.  Michelle joined Newton-Wellesley Family Pediatrics in 2002 working Mondays and Thursdays while continuing her employment at Children's.  She enjoys all aspects of pediatrics including adolescent care.
Mary Levenstein, PNP
Mary was board-certified as a pediatric nurse practitioner in 1988.  She obtained a BS in Nursing from Boston University in 1981.  She worked as an RN in adult medical/surgical, and then pediatric medicine until 1988.  She obtained a MS in Nursing from Boston College in 1988, specializing in pediatric primary care.  Mary has worked as a pediatric nurse practitioner in a community based pediatric clinic and private pediatric practice for many years.  Recently in 2005, she attended the Adolescent Nursing Fellowship Program.  Mary enjoys outdoor adventures with her family, reading, crafts, and travel.
Steven Greer, MD, FAAP
Dr. Greer is board certified in both General Pediatrics and Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics and joined Newton-Wellesley Pediatrics in April 2012. Dr. Greer graduated from the University of Pennsylvania and Tufts University School of Medicine. He completed his internship and residency at the Tufts Floating Hospital for Children in 1986. He completed a fellowship in Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics at Boston City Hospital in 1989. Prior to joining NWFP, Dr. Greer has practiced primary care pediatrics and developmental-behavioral pediatrics in a neighborhood health center as well as in private practice in Milford, MA and Newton,MA. In the field of developmental-behavioral pediatrics, Dr. Greer's interests and expertise include developmental delay, school difficulties (including ADD and ADHD), anxiety and family issues. Dr. Greer lives in Newton and has two exceptonal children.
Dr. Greer also speaks Spanish.
Cathy Dennehy, PNP
Cathy has been a board certified pediatric nurse practitioner since 1982. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Boston State College, her nurse practitioner certification from the University of Virginia  and her Masters of Science degree in Nursing from Simmons College. Cathy joined Newton-Wellesley Family Pediatrics in 2008. Prior to joining NWFP her career in primary care pediatrics has included working in a community health center as well as private practice for 30 years. She has been involved with training nursing students, nurse practitioner students, medical students, interns and residents. Cathy enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.

Kacie
Amanda
Dee
Deborah
Hillary
NURSING STAFF