About Us

Our goal at Partners in Primary Care is for you to feel confident about the quality and coordination of the medical care you receive. We are continuously investing in new practices, technologies and procedures to help enhance our ability to provide more effective and consistent communication about information regarding your health. 

Physicians & Practitioners

Dara Brener, MDDara Brener, MD, Clinical Quality Director, Clinical Associate Professor 

Dr. Brener is a primary care physician that has been serving the community for more than 10 years.  As a primary care physician, she not only sees her patients when they are sick but plays a vital role in keeping them healthy. 

"I am beyond excited to have joined Stony Brook Medicine and to be working with leading specialists on Long Island. As a team, I am looking forward to growing a strong primary care base with Stony Brook Medicine and providing the most comprehensive care for my patients," said Dr. Brener.





Ronni Sollazzo, MDRonni Sollazzo, MD 

Dr. Sollazzo has been providing patient care for more than 30 years and is board certified in internal medicine, cardiology, geriatrics and emergency medicine. She has spent many years practicing emergency medicine and more recently, urgent care medicine.

"During my time in urgent care medicine, I was approached by many patients requesting that I be their primary care doctor," said Dr. Sollazzo. "I felt that I wanted to focus my practice on this type of medicine and was happy to receive a positive response from Stony Brook Community Medical."

Dr. Sollazzo attended medical school at NYU Langone School of Medicine and completed her residency and fellowship in cardiology at Nassau University Medical Center. 



Justin Waryold, DNP, ANP-C, ACNP-BCJustin M. Waryold, DNP, NP-C, GS-C, FAANP

Justin M. Waryold is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Stony Brook School of Nursing and the director for the Advanced Practice Nursing in Adult-Gerontological Health program.  Mr. Waryold's academic career focused on adult-geriatric health within the primary and acute care environment. He has more than 10 years' experience caring for adults with multiple types of conditions. He has been recognized locally, regionally and nationally for the care he has provided to his patient population.

With his education and experience, Mr. Waryold has helped form and shape a team of like-minded nurse practitioners to coordinate home-based care for patients who are unable to leave their homes for office visits.  They provide care that is focused on health promotion, disease prevention and transition of care services. 



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