Meet Our Team

InCare Physicians + Staff

Dr. Essam Ansari

Dr. Ansari graduated from medical school with Honors, after which he started his residency training in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. Dr. Ansari earned a Master’s Degree in Public Health from Harvard School of Public Health. He is Board Certified in Pulmonary Disease, Critical Care Medicine, and Sleep Medicine. 

Dr. Ansari is a physician leader with a passion for Patient Safety, Quality Care & Patient Experience, and a solid background in Process Improvement. 

Dr. Ansari is the CEO of InCare, PLLC. His areas of interest include Pulmonary, Critical Care, Sleep disorders, Asthma, and COPD.

He loves to learn, reading, listening to audiobooks, and spending time with his kids.

Medical Training

Medical School: 

  • King Abdulaziz University School of Medicine

Residency: 

  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship: 

  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Masters Degree in Public Health at Harvard School of Public Health

Board Certifications: 

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
  • American Board Pulmonary Medicine
  • American Board Sleep Medicine
  • American Board Critical Care Medicine
Dr. Anish Geevarghese

Dr. Geevarghese was born and raised in Massachusetts and graduated from the Boston University School of Medicine. He completed his Internal Medicine Residency at Albany Medical Center and Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. 

His special interests include COPD, asthma, pulmonary hypertension, and lung cancer. Outside of medicine, Dr. Geevarghese loves traveling with his wife, Susan, and their dog, Bailey. He is an avid New England sports fan and active member at his local parish.

Medical Training

Medical School: 

  • Boston University School of Medicine

Residency: 

  • Albany Medical Center

Fellowship: 

  • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Board Certifications: 

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
Dr. Patrick Scanlon

Dr. Scanlon is the Director of Patient Experience at InCare, PLLC.

Dr. Scanlon graduated from the NY College of Osteopathic Medicine and completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Pulmonary/Critical Care Fellowship at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center. He is a Fellow of the American College of Chest Physicians and a member of the Society of Critical Care Medicine. His special interests include COPD, Asthma, interventional bronchoscopy procedures such as EBUS (Endobronchial Ultrasound) and navigational bronchoscopy.

In his spare time, Dr. Scanlon enjoys spending time with his wife, Kristen, a Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner, their two children, Charlie and Maddy, and their dog, Martini. Dr. Scanlon is the Town Physician of North Andover MA, and on the North Andover Board of Health.

Medical Training

Medical School: 

  • NY College of Osteopathic Medicine

Residency: 

  • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Fellowship: 

  • Lahey Hospital and Medical Center

Board Certifications: 

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
Dr Frederic Celestin

After graduating from the Mount Auburn Hospital Internal Medicine Residency Program in Cambridge, MA, Dr. Celestin served as a Harvard Medical School faculty member for several years. Dr. Celestin then sought further degrees in Medical Education, followed by a Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at neighboring St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.

Dr. Celestin is boarded in Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Diseases, and Critical Care Medicine. He is a firm believer in the struggle against healthcare disparities with a particular interest in obstructive and interstitial lung diseases. He serves as the Chief of Pulmonary at Holy Family Hospital.

Medical Training

Medical School: 

  • University of Puerto Rico

Residencies: 

  • Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center in San Juan, Puerto Rico
  • Mount Auburn Hospital / Harvard Medical School Teaching Hospital 

Fellowship:  

  • Pulmonary and Critical Care Fellowship at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center / Tufts Medical School Teaching Hospital 

Board Certifications: 

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
Taylor Puddister, NP

Taylor graduated with a BSN from the University of Rhode Island in 2013 and completed her MSN at the MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2016. She worked as a Nurse Practitioner in the Medical ICU at UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester, MA for three years, then transitioned to Whittier Rehabilitation Hospital in Haverhill, MA, where she has been working as a Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner since January 2020.

Heather Licciardi

Heather joined InCare in 2018, after 20 years working as a coordinator in the ICU at Holy Family Hospital. Through her hospital role, she gained invaluable experience in helping complex patients and their families and ensuring that day-to-day operations run smoothly and efficiently. Patient experience is her top priority! 

When Heather is not working, she loves to spend time with her husband and children.

Better Health Care is Our Mission

We are focused on the delivery of patient care and improving operations within the healthcare system, while providing quality care to all patients. We are a team of highly qualified healthcare providers with a commitment to quality care.

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