Dow Zanghi Student Health Center

Please Note: The Dow Zanghi Student Health Center is closed for the summer starting on Wednesday July 1, 2020 and will re-open on Monday, August 17, 2020.

**The Dow Zanghi Student Health Center can now see students for telehealth visits during our normal office hours. Please call us to schedule your telehealth visit.**

The Dow Zanghi Student Health Center provides primary medical care to Marymount Manhattan students. The Center is staffed by a physician assistant and a medical assistant. It is operated by Mount Sinai Beth Israel/Student Health Services Network in partnership with the College.

All students, including commuters and those living at the other MMC residence halls, may use the Health Center free of charge with a current MMC identification card.

Services include:

  • Diagnosis and treatment
  • Follow-up and evaluation
  • Blood-draw*
  • Health education
  • Writing prescriptions*
  • Flu shots*
  • Referrals

*Lab work, prescriptions and some immunizations, such as the MMR Vaccines or flu shots, have fees associated. These fees may be charged back to the student’s health insurance company.

Students may call the Health Center at 212-759-5870 to make an appointment, or walk in during hours of operation.

After hours, for urgent medical issues, students may visit:

CityMD: 952 2nd Avenue @ 50th St

Or for Medical Emergencies:

Closest Emergency Room

NY Presbyterian/Weill Cornell

525 East 68th Street & York Ave


Meet the Staff

  • Valine Puntiel
    Physician Assistant

    Valine Dieudonne Puntiel is currently the Physician Assistant at the Dow Zanghi Student Health Center. Valine graduated from St. John’s University in 2008 with a BS and Certification in Physician Assistant Studies. She has experience working in Pediatric Primary Care, Cardiac Catheterization & Electrophysiology, OBGYN and Occupational Health.

  • Pearl Doku
    Medical Assistant

    Pearl Doku is an attentive and detail oriented Administrative and Clinical Medical Assistant with over 5 years experience in a multi-physician family practice. Pearl is an AMT Certified Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) and has a Master’s degree in Health Administration from Kaplan University (2015).