Dr. Simon E. Prince, FACP, FASN
Dr Prince founded, North Shore Nephrology in 2002 after completion of his residency and fellowship at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, NY.
His post graduate training also included time spent at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center and Kidney transplant training at the Rogosin Institute - New
York Hospital, Cornell.
Dr. Prince is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine as a diplomat in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. He has completed extra
certification as a Specialist in Clinical Hypertension, by the American Society of Hypertension. Also, he has gained recognition as a Fellow of the American
College of Physicians (FACP) and a Fellow of the American Society of Nephrology (FASN).
Additionally, Dr. Prince is a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at the NSLIJ-Hofstra School of Medicine and has won accolades for teaching medical
students and residents at the local hospitals. In 2009 Dr Prince became the youngest ever President of the Medical Staff at North Shore University Hospital,
Manhasset and in 2010, Dr Prince was named the Medical Director of the newly established Queens Long Island Renal Institute. Dr Prince is also the President
and CEO of Beacon IPA, established in the Summer of 2010 and was recognized by Long Island Business News becoming a recipient of the prestigious ‘40
Under 40’ award. Furthermore, he has a sizable presence on the internet as a blogger
and with social media outlets. Dr Prince is committed
to the highest quality in patient care and education (various publications, public speaking engagements, interviews and resources online
). Finally, he is a devoted husband and father living locally in long island.
Sayed S. Ali, M.D.
Board certified in both Internal Medicine and Nephrology, Dr. Ali has published several articles on topics including renal biopsy and dialysis. His professional memberships include the American Medical Association, American College of Physicians and American Society of Nephrology.
Dr. Ali earned his medical degree from Stony Brook Medical School after completing his undergraduate education magna cum laude at Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education in New York, NY. His post-graduate training included a medical residency and Nephrology fellowship at North Shore University Hospital – Manhasset. Before joining North Shore Nephrology in 2003, he practiced in the transplant center at The Rogosin Institute.
Dr. Ali is very intimately involved in the teaching programs at both Long Island Jewish and North Shore University Hospital. He engages himself in the daily education of the residents to include all aspects of renal disease processes. He has received the prestigious teaching award in 2005 and then again in 2007. He is fluent in English/Hindi/Urdu.
Gerard J. Tepedino, M.D.
Born in Brooklyn, Dr. Tepedino earned both his undergraduate and medical degrees from New York University. He received his bachelor degree magna cum laude with Honors in 1996 along with a Phi Beta Kappa induction from NYU's College of Arts and Science. He graduated from the NYU School of Medicine in 2000, named valedictorian for all 5000 NYU graduates. He remained at NYU for his internship and residency, completing a three-year training program in Internal Medicine at Bellevue Hospital in 2003.
After residency, he completed a two-year fellowship in nephrology at Cornell University-New York Presbyterian Hospital. There he developed a particular interest in the management of hypertension and electrolyte disorders, having conducted research in the area of acid-base balance. Board-certified in both Nephrology and Internal Medicine, Dr. Tepedino joined North Shore Nephrology in 2005. He enjoys practicing all aspects of nephrology, and he is fluent in Italian and conversant in Spanish.
Alicia R. Notkin, M.D.
Dr. Notkin was born in Brooklyn and raised on Long Island. She graduated Summa Cum Laude with Bachelor of Science and Bachelor of Arts degrees from Binghamton University. While matriculated, she was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa and Phi Eta Sigma honor societies. Thereafter, she earned her medical degree from New York University and was particularly recognized for her espousal of humanism in medicine.
Her training continued with an internship and residency in Internal Medicine at New York University. She then pursued a fellowship in Nephrology at New York University and was awarded “Fellow of the Year” by her peers. During this fellowship, her research focused on glomerular disease and renal disease in multiple myeloma.
Dr. Notkin is board certified in Internal Medicine (2006) and Nephrology (2008). Professional memberships include the American Society of Nephrology and the American College of Physicians. Lastly, she is conversant in Spanish.
Jeffrey T. Cohen, M.D.
Dr. Cohen was born in Manhasset and raised in Great Neck, only minutes away from North Shore Nephrology headquarters. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania in 1999 and subsequently attended the New York University School of Medicine.
Dr. Cohen performed his Internal Medicine residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, where he was recognized for outstanding house staff leadership. After his residency, Dr. Cohen did a fellowship in Geriatric medicine. This was then followed by a Nephrology fellowship at Stony Brook Medical Center, which he recently completed. Dr. Cohen took on particular interests in electrolyte disorders as well as dialysis access.
Dr. Cohen is board certified in Internal Medicine (2006) and is eligible for board certification in Nephrology in 2009. Professional memberships include the American Society of Nephrology, the National Kidney Foundation, and the Renal Physicians Association. He is conversant in Spanish.
Sunil George, M.D.
Dr. George was born and raised in Syracuse, NY. He graduated from Binghamton University with a Bachelor of Science and subsequently attended St. George’s Medical University.
Dr. George performed his internship and residency in Internal Medicine at Stony Brook University Hospital. After his residency, Dr. George started his Nephrology fellowship at Stony Brook, which he recently completed. There he developed a particular interest in the management of electrolyte disorders and pursued research activities concerning various dialysis modalities.
He is board certified in Internal Medicine (2008) and in Nephrology (2010). Professional memberships include the American Society of Nephrology, the National Kidney Foundation, and the Renal Physicians Association. He is conversant in Spanish and Malayalam.