Medical Team

Hyperbaric Medical Team

Hyperbaric Medical Solutions Dr. Prince

Henry Prince, MD, FACOG

Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Henry Prince has led Hyperbaric Medical Solutions since its inception in 2011, forging important clinical relationships in the medical community and pioneering the practice’s effort to help patients experience optimal health using the incredible healing properties of HBOT. He has been practicing medicine on Long Island and the New York metropolitan area for over 30 years with extensive experience in the areas of obstetrics and gynecology, as well as HBOT. After graduating cum laude from Downstate Medical School, with Alpha Omega Alpha distinction, Dr. Prince completed his residency at North Shore University Hospital in Manhasset, New York. He is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology and accredited in HBOT. Dr. Prince is the President and Founder of Women’s Health Professionals, a large women’s health practice, a Mount Sinai affiliated physician, and an active member in both the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society.

dr alan katz

Alan Katz, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, UHM/ABEM

Medical Director

Dr. Alan Katz is double board certified in Emergency Medicine and Hyperbaric Medicine, one of only a few in the U.S. with that distinction. Dr. Katz directs clinical operations, as well as education and research initiatives for HMS, particularly in exploring the use of HBOT in the treatment of traumatic brain injury, Lyme disease, and other inflammatory processes. In practice in New York for over 27 years and a leader in the field of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Katz is a Site Director for STAT Health Urgent Care and Chief Clinical Excellence and Quality Officer for STAT Health Management. Prior to joining Hyperbaric Medical Solutions, Dr. Katz served for 10 years as the Director of Quality Assurance for the Hyperbaric Medicine program within Winthrop University Hospital’s Department of Wound Care and Regenerative Medicine. Dr. Katz earned his medical degree from SUNY Health Science Center at Brooklyn, and completed his Emergency Medicine Residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Dr. Katz is a Fellow of the American College of Emergency Physicians and the American Academy of Emergency Medicine, as well as being actively involved in the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society and the International Society of Regenerative Medicine (ISREGEN).

Hyperbaric Medical Solutions Dr Scott Sherr

Scott Sherr, MD

Head of Innovation and Protocol Development

Dr. Sherr is a Board Certified Internal Medicine Physician with additional certification in Hyperbaric Oxygen Medicine. He graduated Summa Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from UCLA with a BA in History and BS in Psychobiology. He then attended University of Maryland Medical School and Residency Program where he graduated Magna Cum Laude from the former with Alpha Omega Alpha Distinction. Dr. Sherr is a member of the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society and the Society of Hospitalist Medicine. He works as an integrative HBOT physician in San Francisco and has a special interest in the use of HBOT for traumatic brain injury & stroke. He has lectured on these topics both locally and nationally. Dr. Sherr is also one of the few medical doctors in the country using an integrative approach to hyperbaric care (with targeted lab work, diet, and supplementation) to further advance HBOT’s ability to heal wounds.

Hyperbaric Medical Solutions Jon Marks

Jon Marks, MD

Medical Advisor

Dr. Marks is a Board Certified Urologist with special expertise in the treatment of kidney stone disease. Following 17 years as Medical Director of Metropolitan Lithotriptor Associates, in 2006 he became CEO of Allied Urological Services, the parent company of Metropolitan Hyperbaric Oxygen, LLC. Dr. Marks serves as a Medical Advisor to HMS. He is certified by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society and holds an Engineering graduate degree in Aeronautics and Astronautics from NYU. Recently retired from active practice, he devotes his energies full time to expanding the scope of services offered by Allied, including Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, which has great value to Allied’s member urologists.

Hyperbaric Medical Solutions Jodi Velocci

Jodi Velocci, RPA-C

Lead Physician Assistant

Jodi Velocci is our Lead Physician Assistant. She comes from a background of Emergency Medicine, Orthopedics, Gastroenterology, and 15 years in Internal Medicine after graduating magna cum laude from the St. John’s University Physician Assistant Program in 1988. Jodi became certified in hyperbaric oxygen treatment in May 2015 while looking to be more integrative in her approach to healthcare.  The most rewarding part of working in hyperbaric medicine at HMS, is that she is able to provide care to patients like she would her loved ones: with focus, dignity, and compassion.

Randy Parr, RPA

Physician Assistant

Randy has been a Physician Assistant for 28 years after graduating from Stony Brook University‘s Physician Assistant program. She went on to be a professor in that same program where, among other things, she taught alternative medicine lectures for the Oncology section. As a former Marine, Randy is a natural leader. She was the first Physician Assistant in New York to be granted unassisted vaginal delivery privileges and the first physician assistant intensivist at Stony Brook University Hospital, where she spent ten years in the Cardio-thoracic ICU. Randy is passionate, thorough, and caring and has taken a pivotal lead in the Veterans Program at HMS, leading outreach to the veteran community about the benefits of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.

Cydney Taylor

Cydney Taylor, RPA-C

Physician Assistant

Cydney started as a Physician Assistant in 1999 after completing her degree at the CUNY/Harlem Hospital Physician Assistant Program and CUNY/Hunter College School of Public Health. Cydney is passionate about using a holistic, integrative approach to health and wellness. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy compliments this passion and her professional interests in primary medicine, functional medicine, and public health.

Lynn Gomez, RPA

Physician Assistant

Cydney started as a Physician Assistant in 1999 after completing her degree at the CUNY/Harlem Hospital Physician Assistant Program and CUNY/Hunter College School of Public Health. Cydney is passionate about using a holistic, integrative approach to health and wellness. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy compliments this passion and her professional interests in primary medicine, functional medicine, and public health.

Hyperbaric Medical Solutions Rhonda Daniels

Rhonda Daniels, RPA

Physician Assistant

Rhonda received her Physician Assistant degree from Touro College in 2011.  Along with working at Hyperbaric Medical Solutions in the field of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, she also works in Neurosurgery/Neurotrauma at Jacobi Medical Center in the Bronx.  Beyond her professional interests, together with her husband, Rhonda owns and operates a confectionary store called Chocolate Works in Stony Brook, Long Island.  Rhonda is also an Interfaith Minister, Reiki Master, and Certified Gong Healer.