Our doctors see patients at McCready Hospital and our Outpatient Center in Crisfield. Some are staff physicians with offices on campus.

Several are visiting physicians who see patients here on some days, but have full-time practices located elsewhere.

To make an appointment: 
Please call our Outpatient Center at 410.968.1801 to schedule an appointment with a member of our medical staff.

Office hours: 
The Outpatient Center is open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Tuesdays, 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. and Fridays, 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  Please note that not every provider is there every day, so please call for schedule information.

Internal Medicine

Dr. Vijay Karumbunathan, M.D. - Internal Medicine

Vijay Karumbunathan, MD

Vijay Karumbunathan, MD, is board-certified in Internal Medicine. He received his medical degree from Madras Medical College in India and completed an Internal Medicine residency at Greater Baltimore Medical Center where he was chief resident. He is a member of the American Society of Internal Medicine and an associate member of the American College of Physicians.

Internal Medicine / Occupational Health

Michael Adkins, M.D. - Internal Medicine

Michael Adkins, MD

Michael Atkins, MD, is board-certified in Internal Medicine and is certified as a Medical Review Officer by the American Association of Medical Review Officers. Dr. Atkins is a family physician and director of the occupational medicine program serving local businesses and industries. He earned his medical degree from the University of Maryland, School of Medicine, and completed his internship at the Medical Center of Delaware, Christiana and Wilmington hospitals.

Surgical Team, Chief of Surgery

Sidney Barnes, M.D. Chief of Surgery

Sidney B. Barnes, MD, FACS

Sidney B. Barnes, MD, FACS, returned to McCready Hospital as Chief of Surgery in 2015, a position he held from 2004 – 2012. Dr. Barnes received his medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed his internship and residency at the Graduate Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Board-certified in general surgery, Dr. Barnes is licensed in the states of Maryland, Delaware and Pennsylvania. Dr. Barnes is an American College of Surgeons Fellow, a diplomat of the National Board of Medical Examiners, and member of several other national and regional associations and organizations. He also serves as adjunct professor of surgery for the University of Maryland Eastern Shore and is a surgical preceptor with the university.

Gynecological Services

Kevin Kearney, M.D. - Gynecology

Kevin Kearney, MD

Kevin C. Kearney, MD, provides gynecological services on Thursdays by appointment in the McCready Outpatient Center. A native of Ireland, Dr. Kearney received his medical degree from the National University of Ireland. He completed his internship, residency and fellowship at Johns Hopkins University. He holds numerous certifications and is a fellow of the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Kearney is licensed to practice in the state of Maryland and the Republics of Ireland and South Africa.

Surgical Team, Anesthesiology

Jessica Gotham, CRNA, DNAP, provides full-time anesthesiology services to the surgical staff. She earned her associate’s degree in applied science in nursing from Wytheville Community College, her bachelor’s degree in nursing from King College, her master’s degree in nurse anesthesia and her doctorate degree in nurse anesthesia practice from Virginia Commonwealth University.


Ephrem Daniel M.D.

Ephrem Daniel, MD

Ephrem Daniel, MD, has been practicing pediatric medicine for nearly 30 years. He completed a residency program at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey and has attended an infectious disease fellowship in pediatric infectious disease. Dr. Daniel has a practice in Salisbury and sees patients at McCready Health on Wednesdays.


Anthony Frey, MD, provides cardiology services at McCready Health. After receiving his medical degree from the State University of New York Health Science Center at Brooklyn, he completed an internship, a residency and a fellowship in internal medicine at The George Washington University. Dr. Frey is a Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners and of the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is a member of the American College of Cardiology.


Trina Monis, MD, provides podiatry services in the McCready Health Outpatient Center. An Associate of the American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons, she is board-qualified in reconstructive foot and ankle surgery. After receiving her bachelor’s degree in education from Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University, she continued her studies at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital School of Cardiovascular Technology and became a registered cardiovascular invasive specialist. After 10 years in the cardiac field, Dr. Monis enrolled in the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine at Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, where she obtained her medical degree in podiatric medicine and her bachelor’s degree in biological sciences. After graduation, Dr. Monis completed a five-year residency in podiatric medicine and surgery, including diabetic limb salvage and lower extremity wound care, at Staten Island University Hospital and reconstructive foot and ankle surgery at Presence Saint Joseph Hospital, serving as Chief Resident in both programs.

William Olischar, MD, provides podiatry services, including surgical services, at McCready Health. Dr. Olischar received his medical degree from the Pennsylvania College of Podiatric Medicine.

John Thomas, MD, provides podiatry services in the McCready Health Outpatient Center. After receiving his bachelor’s degree in biology with a minor in chemistry from Barry University in Miami, he received his medical degree from the Arizona School of Podiatric Medicine at Midwestern University. Dr. Thomas also completed a three-year rear foot residency at the Miami VA.

Kevin Thomas, MD, provides podiatry services in the McCready Health Outpatient Center. After receiving his bachelor’s degree from King College in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., he received his medical degree from the University of Scranton and Barry University. Dr. Thomas completed his surgical training and residency at the Miami VA and the University of Miami.

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