Dr. Andy Manganaro, MD, FACS, FACC, Chief Medical Officer and National Medical Director
Dr. Manganaro began his tenure at Life Line Screening as a physician reviewer in 2000. His commitment to the company’s overall mission motivated him to take a larger role and in 2005 he became the medical director, overseeing all aspects of clinical quality and development of clinical protocols...
He also directs Life Line Screening’s research collaborations and analysis of its unique database of more than 8 million customers. This research is shedding new light on vascular disease and vascular screening, with a recent paper on abdominal aortic aneurysm screening hailed as “groundbreaking” by those in the vascular community.
Dr. Manganaro has been a practicing vascular and cardiothoracic surgeon for more than 25 years and has cared for more than 10,000 patients with vascular disease and performed more than 5,000 vascular surgeries of every kind. Dr. Manganaro has been a tenured surgeon for more than 20 years at Kettering Hospital and is on the Governing Board of the Kettering Cardiovascular Institute of Kettering Medical Center. Dr. Manganaro is currently licensed to practice medicine in multiple states and oversees a panel of distinguished reviewing physicians.
Dr. Manganaro graduated medical school from New York University School of Medicine. He graduated Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a bachelor’s degree from Fordham University.
Benjamin Gerson, MD - Laboratory Director
Current position: Clinical Professor of Pathology and Cellular Biology, Medical Director - University Services..
Past Positions: Former Chairman of the Clinical Devices Panel for the FDA, faculty of the Harvard Medical School, Professor of Pathology and Pharmacology, Clinical Professor of Occupational Medicine, Director of Laboratory of Analytical Toxicology at Boston University School of Medicine, Director of Clinical Laboratory at Premier Research Worldwide, and Director at BIEX Clinical Laboratory
Education: Jefferson Medical College
Trained: Johns Hopkins Hospital and Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Nathalie Garbani, Ed.D., RVT
Manager of Clinical Quality and Training..
Education: Doctorate of Education (Health Care Education) from Nova Southeastern University, Davie, Florida
Master of Science (Clinical Laboratory Science) from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell
Bachelor of Science (Biology) from Emmanuel College, Boston, Massachusetts
Registered Vascular Technologist with ARDMS since 1994
Devin Friedlander, MD
Current position: Board Certified Neurologist in Somerset, NJ..
Years practicing: Joined Life Line Screening July 2012
Current positions: Board Certified Neurologist in Somerset, NJ
Education: Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ
Glenn Pierce Gardner, MD, RVT, FACS
Current positions: Practitioner with the University of Missouri Health Care in the Department of Surgery; Board-certified in both general surgery and vascular surgery..
Education: BA in Biology; MD from Indiana University
Professional organizations: Society for Vascular Surgery, American Association for Vascular Surgery, Midwestern Vascular Surgery Society, Peripheral Vascular Surgical Society
Guy Lemire, MD, FRCS (C), FACS (THOR)
Current positions: Surgeon/Staff Member of Long Beach Memorial Medical Center, Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center, Los Alamitos Medical Center, Lakewood Regional Medical Center, Enloe Hospital, Shasta Regional Medical Center..
Education: MD from Laval University, Post-graduate at University of Toronto and McGill University
Professional organizations: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, American College of Surgeons, California Medical Association, Society of Thoracic Surgeons
J.Robert Thompson, MD, DABR
Current position: Board Certified Radiologist. Medical Imaging and Health Screening Consultant with more than 40 years experience in the practice of Clinical Radiology...
Education: BA from Northwestern University; MD from Northwestern University Medical School
Professional organizations: Evans Army Community Hospital
Lisa Marie Sheppard, MD
Current position: Reader of all imaging modalities (including MRI, CT, ultrasound, densitometry, mammography, and x-ray) for several imaging centers..
Education: BS in Physics from St. Joseph’s University; MD from the Jefferson Medical College; Certificate of Added Qualifications (CAQ) in Neuroradiology; Certificate in Densitometry
Professional organizations: American College of Radiology, American Society of Neuroradiology, American Roentgen Ray Society, Radiologic Society of North America, International Society for Clinical Densitometry
Paul Alexander Mazur, MD
Current position: Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Cardiothoracic Surgical Associates, Inc., Oceanside, CA..
Education: Temple University, PA
Phillip Charles Corcoran, MD
Current positions: Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Suburban Hospital..
Education: Georgetown University School of Medicine
Sheridan Gibler, MD, MRO
Current position: Board Certified Cardiologist..
Education: University of Texas, Southwestern Medical School
Professional organizations: Associate Member – American College of Cardiology
Stephen Torpy, MD
Current position: Private Practitioner..
Education: BS in Medicine; MD from the University of Nebraska
Professional Organizations: American Board of Surgery, Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Fellow American College of Surgeons, Midwest Clinical Society, American College of Phlebology
William Zinn, MD
Current position: Radiologist at Virtual Radiologic..
Education: MD, N.Y.U; BA in Chemistry, Duke University
Professional organizations: Board certified and a member of the ACR (American College of Radiology), Neuroradiologist