Dr. Lismarie Quiñones is an Internal Medicine specialist who has been practicing for over 22 years. She graduated from the Ponce School of Medicine in Puerto Rico and completed her residency at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She is also a member of the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine and speaks English, Spanish, and Portuguese. With more than a decade at CenterWell, Dr. Quiñones finds that the senior-centered model not only fosters a team approach, but actively promotes the health of her senior patients by coordinating all aspects of their care. She stresses that it’s this team approach, and the excellence of the members of her group, is what make CenterWell a great place to work. According to Dr. Quiñones, developing strong and long-lasting doctor-patient relationships is the best part of her profession, and that by listening and communicating she can ensure patient satisfaction. For Quiñones, the ingredients for the right doctor-patient relationship entail respect, compassion, empathy, commitment, and, of course, excellent standards of care. On a more personal note, Dr. Quiñones is a vegetarian and has two children, a son and daughter. When she’s not at work, you might find her enjoying nature, jogging, practicing yoga, or listening to music.