New Physicians Serving Huntington Hospital

Dr. Ira Nash

HUNTINGTON, NY – Four new North Shore-LIJ Medical Group physicians have recently begun serving the Huntington community and working at Huntington Hospital.

Saverio Barbera, MD; Justin Bennett, DO; Danielle Conahan, DO; and John Reyes, DO, are the newest members of the Huntington team.

“We are delighted to welcome these physicians to the Huntington Hospital team and will partner with them to provide the Huntington community with the finest, cutting-edge healthcare available anywhere,” said Gerard Brogan, Jr., MD, executive director of Huntington Hospital.

Dr. Barbera is a cardiac electrophysiologist who works at Huntington Hospital and Southside Hospital in Bay Shore; Dr. Bennett is an emergency medicine physician; Dr. Conahan, is an internal medicine physician and Dr. Reyes, practices family medicine.

“These dedicated physicians’ services will greatly benefit the Huntington and surrounding area,” said Ira Nash, MD, executive director of the North Shore-LIJ Medical Group.

The North Shore-LIJ Medical Group, a multi-specialty group practice of world-class physicians employed by North Shore-LIJ Health System, is dedicated to quality, compassion and innovation across the full spectrum of healthcare – providing care when and where our patients need it.

For more information about these physicians, call Huntington Hospital at 631-351-2000.

About North Shore-LIJ Health System -- North Shore-LIJ is changing its name to Northwell Health in January 2016.
One of the nation's largest health systems, the health system delivers world-class clinical care throughout the New York metropolitan area, pioneering research at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, a visionary approach to medical education highlighted by the Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, and healthcare coverage to individuals, families and businesses through the CareConnect Insurance Co. Inc. The health system cares for people at every stage of life at 21 hospitals and about 450 outpatient physician practices throughout the region. The health system’s owned hospitals and long-term care facilities house more than 6,600 beds, employ more than 13,300 nurses and have affiliations with about 10,300 physicians. With a workforce of more than 61,000, the health system is the largest private employer in New York State.  For more information, go to

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