Highland Medical laborists and midwives are a part of the birthing team in place at Montefiore Nyack Hospital. While you may not see these clinicians in the office as part of your prenatal care, they are part of the Highland Medical team and will work closely with your doctor to coordinate and deliver the best care for you and your baby.
Dennis Domosi, MD, FACOG is a board-certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist with Highland Medical, PC. He provides care to patients on the labor and delivery floor at Montefiore Nyack Hospital as a hospital laborist. Prior to joining Highland Medical, Dr. Domosi was a part of the clinical team at the Hudson Center for Women’s Health in Nyack, NY which joined Highland Medical in June of 2022.
Dr. Domosi received his medical doctorate from The University of Rome in Rome, Italy. He completed his internship at St. Clare’s Hospital and Health center in NYC, NY in general surgery and his residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Staten Island, NY and St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, NJ.
Dr. Domosi an Assistant Clinical Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology at New York Medical College in Valhalla, NY. He is fluent in English, Italian, Hungarian and medical Spanish. In his free time he enjoys music, theater, opera and family.
Delfina Margalli is a Registered Nurse and Certified Nurse midwife with Highland Medical, P.C. She provides care to patients on the labor and delivery floor at Montefiore Nyack Hospital. She has over 25 years of nursing experience on labor and delivery units caring for high risk and low risk antepartum, intrapartum and postpartum mothers.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the State University of New York at Stony Brook in Stony brook, NY and her Doctorate of Nursing Practice, Midwifery at Columbia University, School of Nursing in New York, NY. She has received the Clinical Excellence Award and was an Associate Fellow where she served as a mentor/preceptor for new graduates entering Labor and Delivery at North Shore/LIJ-Lenox Hill Hospital in New York, NY.
Delfina is a certified lactation counselor and certified in Inpatient Obstetric Nursing, Maternal Newborn Nursing and Electronic Fetal Monitoring. In her free time she enjoys traveling and cooking and has a particular interest in alternative medicine.
Hernan Parra Freitas, MD is an obstetrician and gynecologist with Highland Medical, PC. He provides care at Montefiore Nyack Hospital on the labor and delivery floor as a hospital laborist.
Dr. Parra is originally from Cartagena, Colombia. He received his medical doctorate from Universidad del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia in 2013. He was a research assistant for the Division of Family Planning, in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon, and later was a clinical observer at Alivio Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana in 2016.
In 2017 Dr. Parra moved to NY where he joined the Obstetrics and Gynecology residency program at Bronx Care Health System, and completed his training in 2022.
Dr. Parra is fluent in Spanish and has a particular interest in Obstetrics, Family Planning and Woman’s reproductive health rights.
Theresa Rispoli is a Registered Nurse and Certified Nurse midwife with Highland Medical. She provides care to patients on the labor and delivery floor at Montefiore Nyack hospital. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Fairleigh Dickinson University in Teaneck, NJ and her certificate of Midwifery at Northern District College of Nursing and Midwifery in Glasgow, Scotland. Risa has over 40 years of experience with full scope GYN care, antepartum, intrapartum, postpartum and interconception care in high and low risk populations.
Risa is passionate about ensuring that women preparing for childbirth are knowledgeable and given the most up-to-date information to guide them through what she hopes will be a wonderful experience for them. She also strives to assist women in remaining diligent about their everyday health and wellness. In her free time, she enjoys reading, live music, trivia, travel and cruises.
Caitlin Donaghy is a Licensed Midwife with Highland Medical. She provides comprehensive prenatal, obstetric, and postpartum care to patients at Montefiore Nyack Hospital. Prior to Highland Medical, Caitlin provided full scope midwifery care to patients as a midwife at the Mohawk Valley Health System in Utica, NY.
She received her Advanced Certificate in Midwifery from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She earned her Master of Public Health from Columbia University's Mailman School of Public Health, focusing on maternal and child health.
Caitlin is fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and has basic French skills. In her free time she enjoys traveling, yoga, and bookstores