Hospital for Special Care's medical staff is comprised of a dedicated group of specialists in the fields of internal medicine, geriatrics, infectious diseases, physiatry (physical medicine and rehabilitation), pulmonology, psychology and pediatrics. All patients are attended by Hospital for Special Care employed physicians. Medical Staff members encompass all relevant medical and surgical subspecialties.


Dr. Kevin J. Felice, D.O.

Kevin J. Felice, D.O.
Neuromuscular Neurologist
Chief, Department of Neuromuscular Medicine
Director, Neuromuscular Center

Specialty Certifications:
  • Board-Certified in Neurology
  • Board-Certified in Clinical Neurophysiology
  • Board-Certified in Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Board-Certified, Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Education:
  • B.A., Biology, University of Colorado
  • D.O., University of New England Medical School
Postgraduate Training:
  • Neurology Residency, University of Massachusetts Medical Center
  • Neuromuscular Fellowship, Lahey Clinic Medical Center and Children's Hospital Medical Center, Boston
  • Neuromuscular Fellowship, University of Michigan Medical Center
Academic Appointments:
  • Professor of Neurology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Adam D. Simmons, M.D.

Adam Simmons, MD, DABIHM
Neuromuscular Neurologist
Director of Parkinsons Disease and Movement Disorders Center

Specialty Certifications:
  • Board-Certified in Neurology
  • Board-Certified in Integrative Holistic Medicine
Education:
  • MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • BS
  • MS
Postgraduate Training:
  • Residency and fellowship in Movement Disorders, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard University
Academic Appointments:
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Dr. Charles Whitaker, M.D.

Charles Whitaker, M.D.
Neuromuscular Neurologist
Director, Muscular Dystrophy Clinic for Children

Specialty Certifications:
  • Board-Certified in Neurology
  • Board-Certified in Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Board-Certified, Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Education:
  • B.S., Pre-Medical, University of Louisiana
  • M.D., Louisiana State University Medical Center
Postgraduate Training:
  • Residency, Clinical Pathology, University of Alabama
  • Fellowship, Medical Genetics, Yale-New Haven Hospital
  • Residency, Neurology, University of Connecticut Health Center
Academic Appointments:
  • Assistant Professor of Neurology, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Boguslawa (Agnes) Koczon-Jaremko, MD

Boguslawa (Agnes) Koczon-Jaremko, MD
Director of Neuromuscular Research and Clinical Trials

Specialty:
  • Clinical research
Education:
  • Doctor of Medicine, Pomorska Akademia Medyczna, Szczecin, Poland
Postgraduate Training:
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Center for Molecular Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center
  • Certificate in Public Health, University of Connecticut Health Center, School of Medicine
  • Resident in Obstetrics-Gynecology, Special Independent Public Health Care Facility for Children and Young People, Szczecin, Poland
Areas of Expertise:
  • Clinical research coordination and supervision of clinical trials