On-Site Medical Services
From questions about symptoms to immediate first-aid care, the Warwick Forest Wellness Clinic is available to all neighbors regardless of their primary care physician. Directed by our very own full-time, on-site, board-certified Geriatrician, the Clinic provides convenient, comprehensive primary care services.
Some of these services include:
- Annual wellness visits
- Flu shots
- Prescriptions & medication management
- Routine check-ups and screenings
- Laboratory services
- Vaccinations and other injections
- Blood pressure checks
- Wound care
- Primary care visits
- Suture removal
- Nebulizer treatments
- Assistance with scheduling diagnostic tests off campus
- Drug prescription delivery services from approved pharmacies
And should you ever need them, Warwick Forest also includes specialty health care services all on one campus including Assisted Living, Rehabilitation, Continuous Care and Memory Care.
Meet Our Providers
Emmeline Gasink, MD
Dr. Gasink serves as the full-time Medical Director for the entire Warwick Forest campus. In this capacity, she leads the clinical development and medical direction for Independent Living and Assisted Living, as well as working closely with our current dedicated team of providers while leading the medical direction for our memory care unit and long-term care residents at The Gardens at Warwick Forest.
Dr. Gasink completed medical school at Eastern Virginia Medical School and her residency at the Riverside Family Medicine Residency in Newport News, Virginia. She is American Board-Certified in Family Medicine and has significant experience working with continuing care retirement communities. Most recently she spent three years as Medical Director of Williamsburg Landing.
Dr. Gasink also serves as a Primary Care Physician for those residents who select her, and she follows them through the continuum of care even if needs change over time. This allows Dr. Gasink the unique opportunity to learn each person's health history, habits, and personality so that she can more easily recognize signs that may indicate a potential change in health as well as provide individualized care.
Joseph Ward, MD
Dr. Ward serves as full-time Medical Director for The Gardens at Warwick Forest. He attended medical school at the Medical College of Virginia School of Medicine and completed his residency at Riverside Hospital Family Practice Center. He is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and specializes in family medicine.
Ward has long been a physician leader in the community and chose working with older adults and in Riverside Health System's Lifelong Health and Aging Related Services Division as a second career. Before his current role, Dr. Ward successfully started and grew a primary care practice in the Tidewater region, now known as Tidewater Multispecialty Physicians Group.
Dr. Ward is also a Certified Medical Director (CMD), a prestigious certification awarded by the American Medical Directors Association for physicians who demonstrate exceptional competence in clinical medicine and medical management in long-term care.
Mark Ross, MD
Dr. Mark Ross is the Medical Director of Rehabilitation Services for Riverside's Lifelong Health Division. He earned his degree in medicine from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and is a board-certified physiatrist. Dr. Ross treats, manages, and diagnoses musculoskeletal and nerve-related injuries and dysfunctions for patients and guests at The Gardens.
His advanced knowledge and skills in rehabilitation allow him to ensure patients at The Gardens and each of Riverside's facilities are maximizing mobility, independence, function, and quality of life. Dr. Ross also serves as a Clinical Professor at Riverside Regional Medical Center in Newport News, Va.
Anthony Caterine, MD
Dr. Caterine is a Geriatric Psychiatrist with Riverside's Lifelong Health Division. Dr. Caterine treats patients at Riverside facilities across the region, including patients at The Gardens on the campus of Warwick Forest. He earned his degree in psychiatry at Loyola University of Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, and completed his residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine.
Dr. Caterine's areas of specialty include geriatrics and the treatment of patients with severe medical and psychiatric illnesses. He chose to pursue a career in psychiatry because he enjoys working with people and helping them stay in control of their mental illnesses. In his free time he spends as much time outdoors as possible, often going mountain biking and rollerblading with his family.
Jonathan Hall, PA-C
Jonathan Hall is a Physician Assistant in the Geriatric Psychology division. Jonathan received his Master of Health Science Degree in Physician Assisting at South College and enjoys working in the Hampton Roads area.
Jonathan works directly with Dr. Caterine to treat patients at The Gardens and across the region. His areas of focus include Alzheimer's Disease, Dementia, Psychosis, Psychopharmacology, and Social Psychology. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and children.
Atoosa Purveyor, NP
Atoosa is a Nurse Practitioner for The Gardens on the campus of Warwick Forest and specializes in geriatrics, IV therapy, and telemedicine. Her philosophy is to treat others as you would want to be treated. She truly enjoys working with older adults, and chose her specialty because she believes in helping the people who need it most.
Vicki Armstrong, NP
Vicki is a Nurse Practitioner for The Gardens on the campus of Warwick Forest. Vicki received her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Old Dominion University and has always had a passion for caring for older adults. Her specialties include geriatrics, primary care, palliative medicine and end-of-life care. Vicki is a native of Cleveland, Ohio and enjoys quilting, gardening, and sewing in her free time.