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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ, FEBRUARY 11, 2020 – Notchview Pediatrics, LLC has joined Summit Health, further expanding Summit Health’s model of highly coordinated, multispecialty care in northern New Jersey.

A premier pediatric practice in northern New Jersey for over 60 years, Notchview Pediatrics has a long history of providing quality and comprehensive care to children from infancy to young adulthood.  As a result of the integration, five board-certified pediatric physicians and one advanced practice nurse have joined Summit Health and will provide services at three pediatric practice locations, including Pine Brook, a new entry in Morris County for Summit Health:

  • Ralph Caprio, MDRuba Hanna, MDLai Ping Lew-Zeisel, MD; and Lois Honcharuk, APN are primarily located at 1037 US Highway 46, Suite 201, Clifton, NJ 07013.
  • Susan Mediterraneo, MD is primarily located at 18 Hook Mountain Road, Suite 100, Pine Brook, NJ 07058.
  • Michael Lewis, MD is primarily based at 695 Bloomfield Avenue, 2A Montclair, NJ 07042.

“Notchview Pediatrics is a prized piece of the medical community in northern New Jersey, and we are proud to welcome this impressive team of pediatric providers as part of Summit Health,” said Jack Cappitelli, MD, Regional Medical Director, Bergen/Passaic.  “With this latest integration, we are advancing our mission to create more access to outstanding coordinated care, which is the hallmark of Summit Health.”

“The integration with Summit Health marks an important milestone in Notchview Pediatrics’ long history and helps us to keep pace with the evolving needs of our patients,” said Dr. Ralph Caprio. “By offering our patients access to Summit Health’s extensive team of multispecialists and broad portfolio of services, we are able to deliver a greater level of pediatric care.”  

In addition to our Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine services, Summit Health’s comprehensive children’s health care services include Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Endocrinology, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Neurology, Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Pediatric Pulmonology, as well as Pediatrics After Hours.

Photo: We’re pleased to announce that Notchview Pediatrics has joined Summit Health adding three new sites (Clifton, Montclair and Pine Brook) to our list of pediatric locations. Pictured at the Clifton location from left:  Marnie Dardanello, MD, Summit Health’s Pediatrics Department Chair; Christine Masterson, MD, Summit Health’s Chief of Women & Children’s Health; Ralph Caprio, MD, pediatrician; Jack Cappitelli, MD, Summit Health’s Regional Medical Director – Bergen/Passaic, and  Lois Honcharuk, APN.  Not pictured are: Ruba Hanna, MD and Lai Ping Lew-Zeisel, MD, primarily based in Clifton; Susan Mediterraneo, MD, primarily located in the Pine Brook office, and Michael Lewis, MD, primarily based in Montclair. 


About Summit Health

Summit Health is one of the largest independent physician organizations in the country and the premier multispecialty medical practice in New Jersey. With more than 900 providers and 80 medical specialties and services, Summit Health offers exceptional patient care, the finest comprehensive medical services, state-of-the-art diagnostics and technologies, and leading-edge treatments. Through our merger with CityMD, the leading urgent care provider in the New York metro area, we provide patients a full spectrum of high-quality primary, specialty and urgent care. For more information, visit