Our Staff

The Princeton Longevity Center staff brings the highest levels of expertise to your care. 

All our physicians are American-trained and board-certified.

The Princeton Longevity Center’s staff’s  knowledge and experience is unmatched by any other preventive medicine center in the region.

David A Fein, MD

David A Fein, MD

Medical Director / CEO

Founder and Medical Director of the Princeton Longevity Center, Dr. David Fein has been a practicing physician with nearly 30 years of combined experience in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases and Chronic Disease Prevention. He has traveled extensively to research the latest in medical advances, technology and wellness tools to incorporate into his nationally recognized preventive medicine center.

Dr. Fein is a Founding Member of the Society for Cardiovascular CT and remains one of the few Internists in the world that are Board Certified in Cardiac CT. He is an expert lecturer on topics such as Radiation Reduction Techniques and Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring in the clinical setting and has taught and certified hundreds of physicians to become proficient in the field of Cardiac CT.

He has also been invited nationally and internationally to speak at leading conferences on Preventive Medicine and lectures extensively on topics in preventive medicine, executive health. lifestyle management, and more. Additionally, Dr. Fein has been involved in developing health-related legislation in New Jersey.

A graduate of Franklin & Marshall College in Lancaster, PA, Dr. Fein received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. Dr. Fein completed his residency training at Bellevue Hospital – New York University Medical Center and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiac CT.

John Rumberger PhD MD FACC

John Rumberger PhD, MD, FACC

Director of Cardiac Imaging

Dr. Rumberger is recognized as one of the world’s leading authorities on cardiac and vascular imaging using CT Scanning. His notable credentials make him uniquely qualified to provide interpretation of Coronary CT Angiography.

Dr. Rumberger has been Professor of Medicine and Consultant in the Department of Cardiovascular Diseases at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota. It was during this time that his reputation as a leader in the development and application of computed tomography of the heart was established. He has published extensively and continues to lecture and train other physicians in the United States, Europe, and Asia.

Dr. Rumberger received his doctorate in engineering from The Ohio State University in 1976 and graduated from the University Of Miami School Of Medicine in 1978. He completed his internship and residency in internal medicine at The Ohio State University Hospitals, and completed a cardiovascular diseases fellowship and early faculty development at the University of Iowa. Dr. Rumberger is currently Director of Cardiac Imaging and Lipid Management at PLC and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases.

During his over 25 year career as a clinician, educator, and researcher, Dr. Rumberger has published nearly 500 scientific papers and book chapters. He has lectured worldwide on Cardiac CT, early disease diagnosis, and wellness. He is an Established Investigator of the American Heart Association and a Founding Member of the International Society of Atherosclerosis Imaging. Dr Rumberger is an active Reviewer for the Journal of the American Medical Association, Archives of Internal Medicine, publications of both the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology, and the New England Journal of Medicine.

Charles Paolino, DO

Charles Paolino, DO

Internal Medicine- Shelton, CT

Dr. Paolino has been practicing Internal Medicine since 2000. He graduated from Nova Southeastern University with Honors and completed his Internal Medicine residency at St. Vincent’s Medical Center of New York City.

He is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the medicine department of NYU Langone Medical Center. He had received the Patients’ Choice Award and has served as a consultant to the New York Rangers hockey team. He is also certified as a specialist by the American Academy of HIV Medicine.

He is extremely experienced in both primary care medicine with a special interest in both preventative medicine and sports related injuries.

Charles Miner, MD

Charles Miner, MD

Internal Medicine- Shelton, CT

Dr. Miner is board-certified in Internal Medicine and has been in practice since 1982.

He is on the Board of Directors of The Stamford Hospital and the Stamford Hospital Foundation, on the medical staff of The Norwalk Hospital, and is on the Board of Directors of Misonix, Inc. He is listed in Castle Connolly Medical Ltd.’s “Top Doctors New York Metro Area®” and is an instructor in Clinical Medicine at Columbia University.

Dr. Miner performed his residency at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Lehigh University.

Dr. Miner has particular expertise in personal services that emphasize prevention and screening, with a special interest in patient care during travel. He has developed a unique system that provides patients instant, secure access to their medical records via the web along with 24/7 access via cell phone, email or “BlackBerry” should a problem arise anywhere in the world. For physicians who wish to engage Dr. Miner’s practice model, Dr. Miner has founded Lifestream MD, LLC, a physician-practice consulting company.

Dr. Miner serves as a member of the board of director’s for Misonix, Inc., an ultrasonic medical device company based in Farmingdale, Long Island, and on the strategy and business development committee for Stamford Hospital. He previously served as director of web-based health and wellness

Sheila Chen, MD

Sheila Chen, MD

Internal Medicine- Fairfax VA

Dr. Chen is board certified in Internal Medicine. She did her undergraduate training at MIT. She attended St. George’s University School of Medicine and completed her internship and residency at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston, NJ. She has been in practice for over 10 years, and in addition to providing quality preventive care at Princeton Longevity Center, she is the founder of Dimensions Direct Primary Care.

Dr Chen’s focus is to provide quality care at all stages of life.  In addition to her role in primary care, she also serves as medical director of Heartland Hospice in Northern Virginia.

For Dr. Chen, medicine is not only a career, but a passion. She believes in a personalized approach, and strives to be the kind of physician patients can feel comfortable talking to. She is committed to providing the highest quality of care and treatment to her patients, and places special emphasis on overall health and wellness, preventive care and patient education.

Amin Chaoui

Amin Chaoui, MD

Radiologist

Dr. Amin Chaoui is an Associate radiologist at Faulkner/Brigham & Women’s hospital, Department of Radiology, Harvard University School of Medicine. A graduate of the University of Geneva School of Medicine, Dr. Chaoui’s graduate training included a research fellowship in Body Imaging at University of Florida College of Medicine and a Fellowship in Body Imaging at Boston Medical Center, Boston University School of Medicine. Dr. Chaoui is certified by the American Board of Radiology. From 1999-2002, he served as the Director of the Center for Virtual Colonoscopy at Boston Medical Center and is currently Medical Director of the Boston Diagnostics Center for Virtual Colonoscopy.

Dr. Chaoui has published numerous articles and studies, as well as lectured across the USA and internationally, on Virtual Colonoscopy and other areas of radiology.

AJ Choudri

Ajay Choudri, MD

Radiologist

Dr. Choudhri received his MD degree from the New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ, Newark. His residency in Radiology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, was followed by a fellowship in Interventional Radiology at the Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute. He previously served as Chief, Interventional Radiology at Jackson South Hospital in Miami. He is board certified in Radiology by the ABR.

Dr Choudri specializes in Vascular and Interventional Radiology at Capital Health System in Hopewell, NJ.

Yaakov Applbaum

Yaakov Applbaum, MD

Radiologist

Dr Applbaum is Medical Director and Acting Chairman of the Department of Radiology at Capital Health System.

Dr. Applbaum received his MD degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. His residency in Radiology at Maimonides Medical Center was followed by a fellowship in Interventional Radiology at the University of California at Irvine Medical Center. He previously served as Chief, Vascular and Interventional Radiology, at Staten Island University Hospital. He is board certified in Diagnostic Radiology, with Certificates of Added Qualification in both Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, by the American Board of Radiology (ABR.)

McPartland RD

Karen McPartland, RDN

Registered Dietitian- Princeton, NJ

Karen McPartland, RDN is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with 17 years of experience in the field of dietetics.

Karen graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nutrition. Karen earned a Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from the Commission on Dietetic Registration and recently became a Certified Leap Therapist to better help those with food sensitivities. She is currently enrolled in the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy (IFNA) where she is studying to become an Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner.

Karen started her career in public health developing and presenting health education programs for schools, community organizations and corporations.

For the past 14 years, she has worked at Princeton Longevity Center where she provides medical nutrition therapy to help in treating a variety of health conditions, develops personalized weight management strategies and works with clients to create realistic, sustainable, nutrition-related goals to support overall health.

Ciullo RD

Nicole Ciullo RD, LDN

Registered Dietitian- Princeton, NJ

Nicole Ciullo, RD, LDN, is a registered and licensed dietitian with 15+ years of experience in the field of dietetics.

Nicole graduated from West Chester University of Pennsylvania in 2001 with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Nutrition.  In 2012, Nicole also received her Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from the Commission on Dietetic Registration. She is currently enrolled in IFNA and is studying to become an Integrative and Functional Nutrition Certified Practitioner.

Throughout her career, Nicole has worked with infants, adolescents, adults, and the geriatric population in an effort to promote optimal nutritional health at all ages.  As a young girl growing up in South Jersey, Nicole struggled with her own weight and realized during her teenage years that proper diet and exercise were key in attaining a healthy weight and being fit. It was because of her own journey that Nicole decided to major in Nutrition with the hopes of helping others in the future.

Nicole is passionate about nutrition because she knows the difference it can make, not just in one’s overall health, but also improving self-esteem and a positive outlook on life.   She believes “you are what you eat” and with proper guidance, she can help you achieve your nutrition goals.

Currently, Nicole provides individual nutrition counseling sessions to those seeking assistance with weight management and all aspects of medical nutrition therapy.

Devine RD

Stephanie Devine, MS, RD

Registered DIetitian- Princeton, NJ

Stephanie Devine, RD, is a registered dietitian with over 25 years of experience.

Stephanie received her Master of Science degree in Health Promotion and Exercise Science from California, University of Pennsylvania and her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Nutrition and Foods from West Virginia University.  Stephanie completed the Augusta Area Dietetic Internship in Augusta, GA.  Stephanie received a certificate of training in Adult Weight Management from Commission on Dietetic Registration and completed a 12 week Wellcoaches training course.

Most of Stephanie’s career has been spent as an outpatient dietitian in community, Naval and Veteran’s hospitals.  Stephanie also worked with advanced cardiovascular lipids.  She served as a dietitian in the U.S. Army Reserves for 8 years and has worked for Princeton Longevity Center since 2014.   While working in Tampa she served as recording secretary and also received Recognized Young Dietitian Award in 2001 by the Tampa Dietetic Association.

Jessica Dean RD

Jessica Dean, RD, CDN

Registered Dietitian- Shelton, CT

Jessica Dean  is a 1999 graduate from the University of Connecticut and 2013 graduate from University of New Haven.

Jessica takes great pleasure in learning about nutrition and discovering new ways to bring it to the public.  Prior to joining Princeton Longevity Center, Jessica worked as a Pediatric Dietitian for ProHealth Physicians HealthyMe program. She has collaborated with the Department of Children and Families, Future Problem Solvers of America, GROW-Hartford, Connecticut Food Bank and multiple gyms and local schools promoting health and wellness.

Jessica is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and former Kids Eat Right Chair for Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

In her spare time, Jessica finds time to pursue her passion for fitness.  Her most proud accomplishments include qualifying and competing 4 times as a CrossFit Games Regional athlete and finishing 58th Worldwide in the 2017 CrossFit Games 40-44 Masters division.

Jessica holds real world experience in nutrition especially in areas such as pediatric nutrition, nutrition through pregnancy, nutrition for longevity/health and sports nutrition.  Jessica’s passion for all things health and wellness is evident through her consistent work with women, children, families and athletes. She is also owner of Hammonasset CrossFit in Madison, Connecticut.  Jessica resides on the Connecticut shoreline with her 3 daughters and husband.

Marisa Creatura

Marisa Creatura MS, RD, CDN

Registered DIetitian- Shelton, CT

Marisa is a graduate from the University of Connecticut with her Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Master of Science in Health Promotion.

Marisa is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Sports, Cardiovascular, and Wellness Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group, Thirty and Under in Nutrition and Dietetic Practice Group, Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the Center for Mindful Eating.

Prior to joining Princeton Longevity Center, Marisa worked as an inpatient Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Dietitian, as well as in medically-supervised weight loss, and outpatient counseling, with a focus on weight management and eating disorders. She also worked as a research assistant on several studies investigating the Mediterranean diet and cardiovascular disease.

Marisa’s nutrition areas of interest are cardiovascular health, the Mediterranean Diet, and mindfulness-based eating practices. She is an advocate for realistic, non-restrictive dietary habits that anyone can incorporate in their day to day life. Her goal is to give individuals the tools they need to form healthy habits to optimize your health and quality of life.

Spinelli RD

Mallory Spinelli, RD

Registered Dietitian- Fairfax, VA

Mallory Spinelli is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist located at Princeton Longevity Center’s Fairfax, VA location.

Mallory graduated from the San Diego State University with her Bachelor of Science Degree in Foods & Nutrition.  She then attended the Cedar Crest College and completed her Dietetic Internship with a focus on community nutrition and counseling.

Mallory has been in practice for 5 years, and in addition to her employment with Princeton Longevity Center, she provides contract dietitian services to various Long Term Care & Rehabilitation facilities throughout Northern Virginia.

In her free time, Mallory enjoys traveling and exploring new cities and cuisine with her husband, Paul. She also enjoys spending time with friends and family, running and preparing fresh & healthy meals at home.

Kristin Eannotti

Kristin Eannotti, MS, ACSM-RCEP

Exercise Physiologist- Shelton, CT

Kristin Eannotti, M.S. is an ACSM Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist and ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist with seven years of experience in the clinical population.

Prior to joinging the Princeton Longevity Center Kristin was in La Jolla, CA at Scripps Center for Integrative Medicine.

Kristin received a Bachelor’s in Health Promotion and Exercise Science/Wellness Management from Western Connecticut State University and a Master’s in Exercise Science and Nutrition from Sacred Heart University. Kristin has experience working with a wide variety of populations through many different fitness domains. She has assisted in the organization of a successful childhood obesity program and started a group exercise program for a local hospital by teaching a variety of exercise classes to a wide range of populations.

Kristin worked in cardiac rehabilitation for several years and has found that exercise, along with a healthy diet, is the best form of medicine. She is extremely passionate about helping people achieve their goals and enjoys watching people thrive through making lifestyle changes to optimize their health.

Andrew Goring

Andrew Goring MA, CSCS, ACSM CEP

Exercise Physiologist- Princeton, NJ

Andrew Goring, MA, is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association and an American College of Sports Medicine Registered Clinical Exercise Physiologist.

Andrew received his Master’s in Exercise Science from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and Bachelor’s in Exercise Science from Montclair State University in New Jersey. He has also completed an Internship in Cardiac Rehabilitation at Jersey Shore University Medical Center.

As a former Health Fitness Expert with Johnson & Johnson Health Care Systems, Andrew comes with unique insight into working with the busy professional to make fitness a part of their life and not an obstacle. He enjoys working with his clients to set attainable fitness goals, promote behavior changes, maintain motivation, manage disease and prevent injury through safe exercise techniques.

Andrew has great interest in the field of strength and hypertrophy-specific training and his approach to exercise that is strongly influenced by movement analysis and corrective exercise.

Andrew is a sport’s enthusiast and devoted lifelong fan of the Cleveland Indians, and enjoys spending free time with family and friends.

Chris Volgraf

Chris Volgraf CSCS, CGFI, HFI, CPT

Exercise Physiologist- Princeton, NJ

Chris Volgraf received his degree in Exercise Science from Temple University where he specialized in Exercise Testing & Prescription and Sports Specific Training.

Chris has been the Senior Exercise Physiologist since 2002 and is a founding member of the Princeton Longevity clinical staff.

He currently holds the National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, the Health/Fitness Instructor certification from the American College of Sports Medicine, as well as the National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Personal Trainer certification. Chris also received training in Program Design from the nationally recognized Cooper Clinic in Dallas, Texas. More recently, he has been trained to perform Gray Cook’s Functional Movement Screening and he has joined an elite group of Strength and Conditioning Specialists receiving the distinction of Titleist Performance Institute Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.

Chris has helped train youth, college, Olympic and professional athletes for the past 5 years. Chris has also served as a guest lecturer on the variety of career paths provided in the field of Exercise Science at Temple University for the past 3 years. In the past, Chris has worked with Aetna US Healthcare’s Corporate Fitness Division as an Exercise Physiologist and with MediFit Corporate Services as an Exercise Physiologist/Exercise Prescription and Program Design Coordinator for one of the nation’s largest utility companies

Tom O'Connor

Tom O'Connnor MS, CSCS, NASM-CES, PES

Exercise Physiologists- Princeton, NJ

Tom O’Connor graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Science and Sport Studies. He also received his Masters of Science Degree in Human Movement Science with a concentration in Corrective Exercise.

Tom is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He is also a certified by the American Council on Exercise as a Clinical Exercise Specialist, Personal trainer, and a Lifestyle and Weight Management Consultant. He also has advanced specialization in corrective exercise and performance enhancement from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Tom has received foundations of fitness training from Towns Sports International. He has intensive training in Golf Biomechanics from the Corrective Holistic Exercise Kinesiology (C.H.E.K.) Institute.

Tom worked as an Exercise Physiologist in a Cardiac Rehabilitation Center in Trinitas Hospital in Northern New Jersey. He also monitored diabetes and hypertensive management programs in a hospital setting in Union county. He was an exercise specialist in the fitness setting where he performed personalized exercise prescriptions. He has also worked as a personal trainer at New York Sports Clubs and at In-Home settings.

’Connor graduated from Rutgers University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Science and Sport Studies. He also received his Masters of Science Degree in Human Movement Science with a concentration in Corrective Exercise.  Thomas is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He is also a certified by the American Council on Exercise as a Clinical Exercise Specialist, Personal trainer, and a Lifestyle and Weight Management Consultant. He also has advanced specialization in corrective exercise and performance enhancement from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He is also He also received foundations of fitness training from Towns Sports International. He has intensive training in Golf Biomechanics from the Corrective Holistic Exercise Kinesiology (C.H.E.K.) Institute.

Mr. O’Connor worked as an Exercise Physiologist in a Cardiac Rehabilitation Center in Trinitas Hospital in Northern New Jersey. He also monitored diabetes and hypertensive management programs in a hospital setting in Union county. He was an exercise specialist in the fitness setting where he performed personalized exercise prescriptions. He has also worked as a personal trainer at New York Sports Clubs and at In-Home settings.

Keith Burns

Keith Burns, MS, CSCS, NASM-CES, PES, CGFI

Exercise Physiologist- Princeton, NJ

Keith Burns is a graduate of the University of Delaware with a Bachelors of Science degree in Physical Education Studies and received his Masters of Science Degree in Human Movement Science with a concentration in Corrective Exercise from the Arizona School of Health Science, A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ.

Keith brings to the Princeton Longevity Center over a decade of experience in the health and fitness field.

Keith is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He also has advanced specialization in corrective exercise and performance enhancement from the National Academy of Sports Medicine, as well as having been trained by the Titleist Performance Institute as a Certified Golf Fitness Instructor.  In addition to his work at Princeton Longevity,  Keith also serves on the faculty at Georgian Court University teaching Kinesiology and Biomechanics in the Exercise Science Program.

Prior to joining Princeton Longevity, Keith has worked as a Strength & Conditioning coach at both the collegiate and professional level.  Professionally, he spent 4 years in Major League Baseball with the Chicago White Sox, Philadelphia Phillies, and Detroit Tigers organizations overseeing the athletic development of players within each organization.

On the collegiate level he has worked at the University of Richmond, Towson University, and Seton Hall University serving in a similar capacity for student-athletes from a variety of sports.  Additionally, Keith has held the position of Director of Training for two private sports performance companies overseeing all aspects of the business.

Katia Silva

Katia Silva, MD, CSCS, CES

Exercise Physiologist- Princeton, NJ

Katia Silva, MS received her Masters and Bachelors of Science at East Stroudsburg University where she studied Exercise Science. She is an NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach and NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist.  Katia also completed her Fitness Internship at Duke Diet and Fitness Center in Durham, NC, where she developed a very specific set of skills in exercise texting, exercise prescription and exercise program development.

Katia brings a passion for being a part of the health and wellness industry to Princeton Longevity Center where she coaches patients on lifestyle changes and performance enhancement techniques.

As a former Physical Therapy Aide, Strength and Conditioning Assistant and Personal Trainer, Katia has worked with a wide variety of clientele and has a range of expertise from elite athlete training to rehabilitative exercise, and chronic disease management.

In her free time, you can find Katia staying active enjoying an outdoor adventure like hiking, snowboarding or running.

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