Belle Vernon (724) 929-6700
Jefferson (412) 466-5502
Rostraver (724) 929-2260

Staff Members
Bruno Casile, D.O.

Education:
The Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA, Bachelor of Science in Biology with a Minor in Human Development/Family Studies, 2005
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Graduated top 10% of Class 2009 

Residency:
UPMC - Shadyside Hospital, 2009-2012
UPMC - Shadyside Hospital, Chief Resident, 2011-2012

Employment:
Prime Medical Group, September 2012 - Present
 

Ambaram V. Chauhan, MD

Education
University:
Faculty of Science, S.P. University, Vallabh Vidyanager India, 1968
Faculty of Science, M.S. University, Baroda, PreMedical, 1969

Medical School:
Baroda Medical College of M.S., University of M.B.; B.S. (M.D.), 1975

House Physican: 
Northwest Regional Hospital, Rome, Georgia, 1977

Residency:
St. Francis Hospital Internal Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA  1980

Employment:
South Hills Health System, 1980-1982
Private Practice, 1982-1985
Group Practice, 1985-1995
Prime Medical Group, 1995-Present
 

James Solava, DO

Dr. James Solava comes to Prime Medical Group from Philadelphia where he was a Primary Care Physician at Main Line Health Care, Lankenau Hospital in Wynnewood PA.  Dr. Solava completed his Internal Medicine Residency and Osteopathic Internship at Lankenau Hospital.  He completed his Doctor of Osteopathy at The Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia PA.  He attended The Pennsylvania State University graduating with a degree in Biology. 

Dr. Solava has held several teaching positions including Internal Medicine Resident Advisor/Mentor, Internal Medicine office preceptor and Internal Medicine wards preceptor.  Dr. Solava was named Lankenau Hospitals Resident of the Year Award in 2007.

Dr. Solava is available to see patients at 1645 Rostraver Road Belle Vernon PA. Phone:  724-929-2260 and 1200 Brooks Lane Jefferson Hills PA phone 412-466-5502
 

Kimberly E. Behana, CRNP

Education:
State of Pennsylvania, RN, 1993
California University of Pennsylvania, BSN, 1997
West Virginia University, MSN with a specialty cognate in family nurse practitioner, 2000
State Board of Nursing, Pennsylvania, CRNP, 2000
Certification American Academy of Nurse Practitioner as Family Nursing Practitioner, 2000

Employment:
H.M. Tanning, M.D. & Associates, Certified Ophthalmic Technician, 1982-1993
H.M. Tanning, M.D. & Associates, Ophthalmic Nurse, 1993-1994
Monongahela Valley Hospital, Staff Nurse, Medical/Surgical Unit, 1994-1995
Monongahela Valley Hospital, Staff Nurse, Cardiac/Telemetry Unit, 1995-2000
Prime Medical Group, 2000-Present
 

Dawn Bocianoski, CRNP

Education:
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA, Bachelor of Science in Nursing with a minor in Chemistry, 1987
University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing, Pittsburgh, PA,  Master of Science in Nursing & Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner in Family Practice, 1998

Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Licensed Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Employment:
Family Practice Medical Associates South, Clairton, PA, 1998-2006
Prime Medical Group, 2006 - Present

Cheryl Hranicky, CRNP

Education:
Community College of Allegheny County, West Mifflin, PA, Associate Degree in Nursing,  1985
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA, Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing, 1993
LaRoche College, Pittsburgh, PA, Master of Science in Nursing, 1997

Employment:
Jefferson Regional Medical Center, Full Time, 1983-1992,  Part-Time, 1992-1997 
Prime Medical Group, 1998 - Present

Matthew Walton

Dr. Matthew Walton comes to Prime Medical Group after completing his Internship and Residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center McKeesport.  Dr. Walton also attended Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine and Allegheny College where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. 

Dr. Walton has also held numerous volunteer positions including 9th Street Clinic McKeesport YMCA, LECOM at Seton Hill and has been a volunteer fireman for many  years.

Dr. Walton is available to see patients Monday through Friday at our office located at 1645 Rostraver Road Belle Vernon PA
 

GET TO KNOW OUR NURSE PRACTITIONERS

Prime Medical Group currenly employees three CRNP's:

Cheryl Hranicky, CRNP
Kimberly Behana, CRNP
Dawn Bocianoski, CRNP

Nurse practitioners (NPs) are advanced practice registered nurses who provide care to patients throughout the lifespan, from premature newborns to the elderly.
 
They perform comprehensive and focused physical examinations; diagnose and treat common acute illnesses and injuries; provide immunizations; manage high blood pressure, diabetes, depression and other chronic health problems; order and interpret diagnostic tests such as X-rays and EKGs, as well as laboratory tests; prescribe medications and therapies; perform procedures; and educate and counsel patients and their families regarding healthy lifestyles and health care options.
 
NPs can prescribe medications, in all 50 states. In 26 states, NPs have authority to practice independently.
Call one of our offices to make an appointment with one of these excellent clinicians