Psychiatry Practice Joins Stony Brook Medicine Physician Network

Filomena M. Buncke, PhD, NPP, BC, Michael A. Chiarello, PhD, NPP, BC, Jill Bruning Hindes, PMHNP-BC and their practice, All Island Behavioral Health, have joined Stony Brook Community Medical, Stony Brook Medicine’s expanding network of community practices. They specialize in comprehensive psychiatric care in Setauket and the surrounding communities.
"We have worked very hard over the past 23 years as a team, with a vision to improve the mental health of our patients," said Dr. Buncke. "It is with great joy that we can now share this vision collaboratively with an organization that has the same foresight."
Stony Brook Medicine welcomes private practices committed to their community's needs and providing the highest level of quality care. 
Dr. Buncke is a board-certified nurse practitioner in adult psychiatry. She earned her Master of Science degree in psychiatric nursing at Stony Brook School of Nursing, graduating summa cum laude. She obtained her PhD in Psychology at Kennedy Western University in Wyoming.
Dr. Chiarello is a board-certified family psychiatric nurse practitioner. He earned his Master of Science as a nurse practitioner from Stony Brook School of Nursing. He obtained his PhD in Psychology from Kennedy Western University in Wyoming. 
Jill Bruning Hindes is a board-certified advanced practice psychiatric mental health nurse practitioner. She graduated from the Stony Brook School of Nursing, where she earned a Master of Science degree in nursing with a specialty in psychiatry. 
All Island Behavioral Health is accepting new patients and has office hours Monday through Friday.

Editor's note: Patients who wish to make an appointment with All Island Behavioral Health should call (631) 689-5390.

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