TPMG Red Mill Internal and Family Medicine Expands

Published: January 13, 2020

Local medical group, Tidewater Physicians Multispecialty Group (TPMG) a network of over 220 physicians and advanced clinicians in over 85 offices across the Tidewater area, is pleased to announce the expansion of Corporate Landing Internal & Family Medicine. The practice will be at a new location, under a new name, Red Mill Internal and Family Medicine.
TPMG Red Mill Internal and Family Medicine is now located at 1253 Nimmo Parkway, Suite 110, Virginia Beach, VA 23456. With the move, Nancy S. Kamel, MD will be joined by three new providers: Jessica L. Bernens, MD; Ramon Matawaran, MD; and Gretchen Sapone, PA-C.
Jessica Bernens, MD, physician at Red Mill Internal and Family Medicine.Board certified family medicine physician, Jessica L. Bernens, MD, has been practicing in the Chesapeake area since 2015 and specializes in preventative medicine and chronic disease management. Dr. Bernens earned her undergraduate degree in Biomedical Engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology in Atlanta, GA. Following her undergraduate education, she completed a Postbaccalaureate Studies program from Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond. She then earned her Doctor of Medicine and completed her family medicine residency at Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) in Norfolk.
Ramon Matawaran, MD, physician at Red Mill Internal and Family Medicine.Also joining the practice is board certified internal medicine physician, Ramon Matawaran, MD. He is a well-known physician in the Virginia Beach area with 30 years of experience in internal medicine. Dr. Matawaran earned his undergraduate degree in Biology from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg. He earned his Doctor of Medicine and completed his residency training from Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) in Norfolk. He also received a certificate in Hyperbaric Medicine from Richland Memorial Hospital in Columbia, SC.
Gretchen Sapone, PA-C, provider at Red Mill Internal and Family Medicine.Alongside the addition of Dr. Bernens and Dr. Matawaran is certified physician assistant, Gretchen Sapone. Gretchen earned a Master of Physician Assistant Studies with distinction graduating Cum Laude from Duquesne University in Pittsburg, PA. She is a Certified Physician Assistant through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) with 20 years of experience practicing in the Virginia Beach area.
“We are excited to see this group of accomplished providers work together to offer compassionate medical care to the Virginia Beach community,” said TPMG Chief Medical Officer, Steven Leblang, MD.