Our Staff

The Health Center staff consists of six  physicians, one physician assistants, one nurse practitioner, 10 registered nurses, an X-ray tech, two medical technologists, and administrative staff.

Our Medical Staff

     C. Vivian Lorenzo, MD
    Director of Medical Services 

      MD, McGill University of Faculty Medicine, Montreal, Canada

      B.S., University of Michigan

Residency in Family Medicine - University of Rochester

Board Certified in Family Medicine

Certificate of Added Qualifications in Adolescent Medicine


  Andrew R. Getzin, MD
       Medical Director for Athletic Teams

MD, University of Medicine and Dentistry, NJ Medical School

B.A., Amherst College

Residency in Family Medicine

Brown University Memorial Hospital

Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship

Ohio State University

Board Certified in Family Practice

Certificate of added qualification in Sports Medicine


     Ellyn Sellers-Selin, MD

MD, SUNY @ Buffalo School of Medicine

B.A., Hartwick College

Residency in Family Medicine - Carilion Health, Roanoke, VA

Board Certified in Family Medicine


Fnu Seemant, MD


MD, LLRM Medical College - Meerut, India

Residency, Metrohealth Medical Center, (Case Western Reserve University)

Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship, State University of New York at Buffalo

Board Certified American Board of Family Medicine

Certificate of Added Qualification in Sports Medicine


Melissa Dhundale, MD

MD, State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center

B.A., University of Vermont

Residency in Pediatrics- Childrens Hospital of New York at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital

Board Certified in Pediatrics


William Shepherd, MD

MD, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York

Residency in Family Medicine- Robert Packer Hospital

Board Certified in Family Medicine


      Jennifer M. Metzgar, MSN, FNP-C
        Nurse Practitioner

ANCC National Certification

NP, MSN SUNY Health Science Center Syracuse

BSN SUNY Health Science Center Syracuse 

    Jessica L. Hoff, RPA-C
     Physician Assistant

Physicians Assistant National Certification

M.S. Physicians Assistant, Duquesne University

B.S. Biology, Penn State University


Our Administrative Staff

Laura Keefe, M.H.S.A., B.A.
Manager of Health Center Operations
(607) 274-3205

Sheri Steurer
Coordinator Student Group Insurance
(607) 274-3319

Terri Hradisky
Administrative Assistant
(607) 274-1183

Jenna Niedermaier
Administrative Assistant/Billing/Health Certifications
(607) 274-1334    

Jodi Austin
Medication Room Assistant
(607) 274-7096

Health Center email is healthcenter@ithaca.edu