Meet the Doctors in Fairfield County, CT - October 2009


Meet some of the health care professionals in Fairfield County, CT


Ainbinder, Ricki LMT, CEIM
Mother Nurture Massage and Bodywork of Fairfield County.

Stamford Family Chiropractic & Wellness Center
1250 Summer Street, Stamford; (203) 653-5131

Ricki Ainbinder LMT, CEIM is a Licensed Massage Therapist and owner of Mother Nurture Massage and Bodywork of Fairfield County. Ricki is certified in medical massage, prenatal and postnatal massage, and infant massage instruction. Practicing in a clinical setting for 6 years, Ricki has worked among chiropractors, medical doctors and acupuncturists. This has provided her with the unique opportunity to treat her clients by integrating massage with various other modalities.


Bernstein, Dr. S. David
Clinical Forensic Psychologist

64 Wall Street, Suite 302, Norwalk; (203) 571-8344
216 Crown Street, Suite 601, New Haven; (203) 635-4150

Dr. S. David Bernstein is a Clinical and Forensic Psychologist who is a specialist in adult and pediatric mental health, psycho-legal, and addiction issues. Dr. Bernstein completed his Doctoral Internship at Yale University School of Medicine, and his Post-Doctoral Residency/Fellowship at Harvard University School of Medicine Department of Psychiatry and the Law. He remains a member of the Harvard Postgraduate Association. The Connecticut Law Tribune has identified Dr. Bernstein as "The Best Legal Consultant/Expert Witness" in the state of Connecticut for 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008. He maintains a dual forensic and clinical practice.


Brain Balance Achievement Centers

15 Cross St, Norwalk; (203) 847-3000

At the Pathways to Learning Achievement Center, we work with children affected by ADHD, OCD, Tourette Syndrome, Dyslexia, learning disabilities and spectrum disorders. Scientific studies show neuro-developmental disorders such as these are the result of an imbalance between the brain's right and left hemispheres. Our Brain Balance program is a drug-free approach, aimed at restoring brain balance. Physical and cognitive activities combined with nutritional supplements have been shown to be the winning combination to waking dormant areas of a child's brain. The program develops effective neural pathways, resulting in enhanced performance.


The Healthy Child

722 Post Road, Darien; (203) 655-6000

The Healthy Child, a Darien pediatric practice, is completely committed to caring for your child and your entire family with warmth and compassion. The Healthy Child is a small, intimate practice where the doctors give personal attention to every child. The practice also offers a variety of support groups for their patients such as New Mom Groups, Asthma Support Groups and Food Allergy Groups. Evening hours are available on Monday nights.


Lee, Dr. Suho
Tooth Fairy Pediatric Dentistry

35 Copps Hill Road, Ridgefield; (203) 403-2525

Dr. Lee earned his Pediatric Dentistry Residency Certificate from Maimonides Medical Center, in Brooklyn after two years of intensive study in this special program. He obtained his Bachelor of Science from the State University of New York at Stony Brook. His DDS degree was earned at the Columbia University School of Dental and Oral Surgery, and he participated in the prestigious Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) at the U.S. Naval Hospital in Yokosuka, Japan. Currently, Dr. Lee is a proud member of the associate faculty at Hackensack University Medical Center Dental Department in New Jersey.


Legendary Therapy

87 Main Street, New Canaan; (203) 219-5879/(917) 744-3976

Speech therapist Rachel Weiss and her twin sister Christine Salomon, an occupation therapist, provide individually customized programs for children. They use highly collaborative methods to help children develop sensory processing abilities, speech and language skills, fine motor skills, and visual motor and perception skills. Rachel Weiss CCC/SLP earned a B.S. in Education and Reading Remediation and holds two masters degrees: a Master of Science in Speech and Language Pathology and Special Education. Christine Salomon, M.A, OTR/L, earned a Masters of Science in Occupational Therapy from NYU and holds a license to practice in NYS and Connecticut.


Lewin, Michael M.D.
Adult and Pediatric Allergy

300 Danbury Road, Wilton; (203) 834-2248
109 E. 61 Street, NYC; (212) 980-9424

Dr. Lewin has been diagnosing and treating allergies and asthma for many years. His ongoing research into advances in allergy care now make it possible for him to offer sublingual immunotherapy (allergy drops) as an alternative to injection immunotherapy (allergy shots). For those patients who are not good candidates for shots, allergy drops are a safe, effective, at-home therapy for the treatment of allergies and asthma.


Reproductive Medicine Associates of Connecticut

10 Glover Avenue, Norwalk; (800) 865-5431
67 Sand Pit Road, Suite 300, Danbury
40 East Putnam Avenue, 1st Floor, Cos Cob

RMA of Connecticut offers the full range of expertise necessary to diagnose and treat the causes of infertility that affect both women and men. RMA of Connecticut's physicians; Mark Leondires, Spencer Richlin, Joshua Hurwitz and Cynthia Murdock, are all Board Certified in Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility. We use a unique team approach that is specially designed to ensure that all the high quality services and support you need are available when you need them. Each year hundreds of couples choose RMA of Connecticut for the treatment they need to have a baby.


Sensory Kids

406 E. Putnam Avenue, Cos Cob; (203) 422-2193

Sensory Kids is a private occupational therapy (OT) practice and leader in multi-sensory therapeutic treatments for children. We offer comprehensive evaluation and treatment programs designed to help kids achieve sensory integration. We customize treatment plans from a range of well-respected sensory-integrative techniques and the latest auditory programs. Melissa Kahn, a skilled and experienced practitioner of sensory-integration therapies for children, founded Sensory Kids. Melissa and her staff of occupational therapists are dedicated to helping children improve self-awareness, self-confidence and self-esteem through the medium of play that involves a rich and purposefully directed range of sensory experiences.


Stamford Family Chiropractic and Wellness Center
Dr. Elissa Diamond-Fields

1250 Summer Street, Stamford; (203) 327-3222

At Stamford Family Chiropractic and Wellness Center, Dr. Elissa Diamond-Fields is dedicated to bringing holistic health to the whole family. She has been practicing chiropractic and bodywork since 1999, and has specialized training in pre-natal and pediatric care. Her patients range from infants to the elderly, and everyone in between. Dr. Diamond-Fields believes that keeping our bodies strong, flexible and balanced is essential to long term health and comfort, especially given the current lifestyle stresses that many of us and our children face today.


Valley Pediatrics of Greenwich

25 Valley Drive, Greenwich; (203) 622-4301

Dr. Juan is a board certified Pediatrician, seeing patients from birth through college. Dr. Juan believes his patients deserve state-of-the-art care in a personal, family-oriented setting. His office has separate entrances and separate exam rooms for well and sick patients. Sick patients are seen on a same-day basis, and well exams can be made Monday through Friday as well as Saturday mornings for the convenience of working parents. The office is bright and cheerful and has ample (underground) parking in an elevator building. He is affiliated with Greenwich Hospital. Most insurances are accepted.