Lakewood Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine

Our Staff

Front Office Reception

Debbie works the front desk of our office and will be the friendly face you will see when you first enter the office. She is the individual who will check you in for your appointment by verifying your insurance and making sure all the paperwork is complete. Debbie also helps to schedule appointments for our patients and is the individual who will return most phone calls left on the main voicemail.

X-Ray Technician

Gerardo is the x-ray technician for our office and thus is responsible for taking your x-rays. She will also assist with removing casts and splints. He is responsible for collecting your health vitals and inputting them into the computer system. Gerardo is also fluent in Spanish and helps our Spanish-speaking patients with our doctors so they feel more comfortable with their health issues.

Clinical Assistant

Trish is the medical assistant for Dr. Gemas, Dr. Patel and Dr. Stanley. She will take your health vitals as well as go over your health history with you. Working with the doctor, she will coordinate any referrals and prescriptions which are ordered for you in an efficient matter. Trish is also available to take x-rays when needed and is one of the staff members who will call and confirm your appointment the day before you are to come in.



Referral Coordinator