Our Physicians and Staff

Richard J. Schweitzer, MD – Family Medicine


Dr. Schweitzer is Board Certified by the American Academy of Family Physicians. He graduated from UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School of Newark, in 1999. He completed his residency at Hunterdon Medical Center, NJ in 2002.

He has been working as an Urgent Care/Family Medicine doctor in Morris County for over 15 years. His areas of interest include Sports Medicine, Preventative Medicine, Occupational Medicine and all types of minor procedures.

Dr. Schweitzer is a Diplomat of the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), the American Medical Association (AMA), the American Association of Medical Review Officers (AAMRO), and an Aviation Medical Examiner (AME).

He currently resides in Morris Plains with his son and daughter. His interests include running, golf, traveling, spending time with family and watching his favorite sports teams (the Yankees and the Giants :)).

Our Staff

Laura Amato, Office Manager:

Laura graduated from Dover Business College in 1972. She began working as an executive secretary for Pritchard and Baird and later for Pfizer Pharmaceuticals. The last 22 years she has been managing a chiropractic office in Lake Hopatcong. Laura’s interests include dance, music, swimming, cooking, football and most recently baseball. Go Dallas!…Go Yankees! She resides in Succasunna with her husband Frank; has a son Frank and a daughter Lindsay. Her most cherished time is Sunday dinner with her family.

Saira Malik: Part time on Saturdays

Carmen Figueroa: Medical Assistant (Bilingual English/Spanish); ACO Office Cordinator

Paola Mendez-Matos: Medical Assistant (Bilingual English/Spanish)

Meri Malo: Medical Assistant (Bilingual English/Spanish)