Finger Lakes ENT (FLENT) collaborates with specialists in other disciplines at Rochester Regional Health, including plastic surgery and surgical oncology, to provide you with the expertise you deserve and the dedicated interest of each physician, surgeon and staff member involved in your treatment and recovery—from preoperative to postoperative care and beyond.
Christina Tillman: Licensed Practical Nurse
Christina graduated from Wayne Finger Lakes BOCES in 2001. She graduated at the top of her class with an award for clinical excellence. She started her career at Newark Wayne Community Hospital in the Med-Surg unit and boasts a wealth of healthcare knowledge.
Mary Rose Cook: Licensed Practical Nurse
Mary Rose Cook graduated from Marion S. Whalen School of Practical Nursing in 1980. She worked at Geneva General for 15 years. She has been in the health care field for over 30 years with experience in cardiology, urology, and orthopedics. Mary Rose has been with Finger Lakes Otolaryngology for seven years, where she specializes in allergy testing, injections and teaching allergy-immunology.
Christie Allen: Licensed Practical Nurse
Christie Allen has been employed by Finger Lakes ENT since 2001 as a medical secretary until 2013 when she furthered her education and earned her Practical Nursing License. She graduated with the highest GPA in her nursing class and also was awarded the “Clinical Excellence Award."
Karen VanBortel: Billing and Coding Specialist
Karen has been with Finger Lakes Otolaryngology for 25 years. Through her tenure with the company she has worn many hats and has served in every facet of the business. She currently serves as the company's Billing and Coding Manager and is a Certified Billing and Coding Specialist.
Nancy Trezza: Practice Manager
Nancy Trezza joined our team in April of 2017. She has worked as a Practice Manager for more than 15 years in multiple disciplines and brings with her a wealth of knowledge in operation management, Human Resources and team building with the goal of fostering a pleasant work environment and helping to establish Finger Lakes Otolaryngology (ENT) as the premier ENT practice in the Newark, Canandaigua and Geneseo areas.
Corinne Simmons: Medical Receptionist
Corinne Simmons or Cory Corinne Simmons or Cory graduated from Finger Lakes Community College with a degree in Business Administration in 2007. She has been with FLENT for 5 years.
Dawn Follette: Surgery Scheduler
Dawn has been with our family of professionals since 2001. She spent the first few years working in our Canandaigua location and then joined the Newark team in 2008. She came to us from Midlakes Management where she was a Medical Secretary. She is now our Medical Receptionist & Secretary and part-time Surgical Scheduler.
Lisa Clingerman: Access Associate
Lisa has been with our team since 1998. She is a Medical Assistant/Secretary in the Newark office.
Patricia Morris: Access Associate
Patricia has been working for our team for three years as a medical secretary. Patricia works in the Newark and Canandaigua offices.
Charlie Sundlof: Medical Assistant
Charlie has been with our team since 2011. He is a Certified New Your State Medical Assistant. Charlie works in all three of our sites and has gotten to know many of our patients.
Tanya Murrell: Medical Assistant
Isabella Valente: Access Associate
Yukiko Havens: Surgery Scheduler