Headache & Pain Management Associates of Westchester has a team of professional, dedicated and experienced employees. Please allow them to introduce themselves below.
Julie Waight, FNP-BC
Headache and Pain Management
Julie Waight FNP-BC graduated from Pace University in Pleasantville, NY with a master's degree in nursing and a certification as Family Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. Although board certified in Family Practice, Ms. Waight has specialized in the diagnosis and treatment of headache for the past 13 years. She has had the privilege of working with several renowned headache specialists including Dr. Alan Rappaport, Dr. Stewart Tepper and Dr. Fred Sheftell at the New England Center for Headache in Stamford,CT and Dr. Lawrence Newman and Dr. Christine Lay at the Headache Center at Beth Israel in NYC. Ms. Waight's clinical experience in pain management was obtained by spending time under the mentorship of Dr. Michael Brennin a pain management expert in Fairfield, CT. In addition to Ms. Waight's back ground in headache and pain management, she has had extensive experience in family practice, critical care and gastroenterology. She holds a special interest in woman's health especially areas pertaining to headache. Ms. Waight has also lectured extensively to professionals and the public on behalf of several pharmaceutical companies and also to university students on the topic of migraine and other headache conditions. Ms. Waight is an active member of the American Headache Society, The National Headache Foundation, The American Acadeny of Nurse Practitioners, the Academy of Pain Management and the Academy of Nurse Practitioners in Woman's Health. Ms. Waight offers her patients a well rounded background of clinical experience and knowledge in addition to compassion and commitment to her fields of specialty.
Jasmine Martinez joined Headache and Pain Management Associates of Westchester in March 2011. She is a dedicated patient advocate. Jasmine earned her bachelor’s in exercise science at Sacred Heart University. Jasmine worked for many years at an office assisting chiropractors and physical therapist with different musculoskeletal conditions. She found great satisfaction aiding patients on their road to recovery. Jasmine subsequently became assistant to a doctor specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation. She assisted this doctor clinically as well as administratively. Here she learned the ins and outs of dealing with insurance companies. Jasmine’s passion is assisting patients on receiving insurance coverage for medical and pharmacy services medically necessary for patient recuperation.
Our newest team member is a bright college student working part time in our office while going to nursing school. Tianna is gaining experience in the health field as she aspires to become a Pediatrician in the near future. She has already demonstrated to be competent and comitted. We have no doubt that she will reach her goals.
Patient Service Representative/Marketing Director
Sean Waight joined our staff in October 2015. He has an extensive background in Life Insurance. Sean quickly learned the day to day dealings with Health Insurance companies. He supports a variety of administrative duties and is a great asset to our team. Sean goes out of his way to help patient's finalize their requests with satisfaction.
In addition to servicing patients, Sean is launching several new services and getting the word out about our office.