3101 Shippers Road, Suite 203
Vestal, NY 13850

Telephone: 607-584-9488

Hours of Operation:
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday
8:00 AM - 6:30 PM - Wednesday
8:00 AM - Noon - Saturday 
Evening and weekend appointments are also available. Appointments are required.

Evenings/Weekends:
An on-call physician may be reached by calling the office telephone number. The answering service will assist you.

Convenient Location:
Easy access from the Vestal Parkway. Plenty of parking with easy access to our office. Our facility is a street-level building which provides easy access for our patients in wheelchairs or with disabilities.

In Case of Emergency:
Go to the nearest hospital emergency department if you have chest pains, difficulty breathing, serious injury or bleeding, severe pain, or are pregnant and experiencing contractions.

Our Staff

Associates in Family Medicine (AFM) is a group of four family physicians and highly trained clerical and clinical office staff who provide a full range of services to our patients.  We treat patients of all ages and our practice is accepting new patients.  Same day sick calls are available for established patients.

Office Telephones

Professional staff are available to take your calls Monday - Friday from 8:30AM - 4:45 PM and Saturday 8:00 AM - Noon.

Lab Services

Lab services are available Monday through Friday from 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM.  No appointment is necessary. Please bring your physician's order with you. Our lab fax number is 607-321-2456.

Prescription Refills

All refills must be requested 3 business days in advance. Refills will be called in to the pharmacy late in the afternoon. To get your prescription more quickly, in most cases, you can request your renewal through your pharmacist. You can also request a prescription renewal online. Try not to let your medications run out. Please notify us at your office visit if your prescriptions are due to be refilled

Missed Appointments

Your appointment is important. If you cannot meet your appointment please call our office to reschedule at least 24 hours in advance of your appointment.

Reminders

  1. Insurance cards must be presented at the time of visit.
  2. Co-payments are expected at the time of visit.
  3. Information about financial assistance is available by calling 607-798-5506 or 607-798-5229.

Our Providers

  • Tayyebeh N. Borogerdi, FNP
    Tayyebeh graduated from SUNY Stony Brook and received her FNP certification from SUNY Binghamton. In addition to English, Tayyebeh speaks Farsi, French, and Spanish.
  • Gary D. Dean, MD
    Dr. Dean graduated from Universidad Autonoma de Guadalajara and SUNY Upstate Health Science Center. He is board certified in Family Practice.
  • Steven A. Malkin, MD
    Dr. Malkin graduated from Michigan State University. He is board certified in Family Practice.
  • Maria Syvinluan, MD
    Dr. Sy-Vinluan graduated from St. Louis College of Medicine. She is board certified in Family Practice.
  • John C. Welch, Jr, DO
    Dr. Welch graduated from New York College of Osteopathic Medicine in Old Westbury, NY. He did his residency at United Health Services in Johnson City, NY. Dr. Welch specializes in Family Medicine. In addition to English, he is fluent in Spanish.
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