Our Physicians

Dr. Avery F. Browne, D.O.

Dr. Avery F. Browne, D.O. is the Medical Director of our AFC Urgent Care Centers in Cedar Grove, South Plainfield, West Orange, and Aberdeen, NJ. He is board-certified in Family Medicine and licensed to practice in New Jersey and New York. Prior to joining AFC Urgent Care, Dr. Browne served as an Attending Family Practice Physician at Montefiore Medical Center in the Bronx, NY; a faculty member of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine; and a house physician at Christ Hospital in Jersey City, NJ. Dr. Browne has extensive prior experience working in urgent care centers. He currently serves as a team physician for all athletic programs at William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ; a ringside physician for USA Boxing and NY/NJ State Professional Boxing; and is a member of the NJ and NY State Athletic Commissions. Dr. Browne completed a fellowship in Sports Medicine at the Overlook Hospital in Summit NJ. He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey’s School of Osteopathic Medicine in Stratford NJ where he served as Chief Resident at Barnert Hospital. Dr. Browne holds a D.O. degree from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, prior to which he studied biological sciences at Rutgers University and obtained a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Dr. Laureen Pinal, M.D.

Dr. Laureen Pinal is a staff physician at our AFC Urgent Care Center in Cedar Grove. She is board-certified in family medicine. Dr. Pinal completed her family medicine residency at the University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD. She holds dual M.D. and M.B.A. degrees from Drexel University, College of Medicine in Philadelphia. Dr. Pinal also received an M.S. in Medical Sciences from Mississippi College in Clinton, MS and a BA. in Biology from Rutgers University in Newark, NJ. Dr. Pinal comes to us with several years of experience in the medical field, working in primary care, hospital, and emergency services settings. She is passionate about providing high-quality healthcare to all patients and is fluent in English and Spanish.

Dr. David Yorio D.O.

Dr. Yorio is a staff physician at our AFC Urgent Care Centers in Aberdeen, Cedar Grove, South Plainfield, and West Orange. He  is board certified in family medicine. Dr. Yorio  has extensive urgent care experience and has worked as a family medicine physician for health systems such as Atlanticare Regional Health Care and Cooper Hospital.  He completed his residency in Family Medicine at the Medical College of Georgia.  Dr. Yorio holds a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree from Rowan University. He also has a Masters in Biochemistry and a Bachelors of Science in Biochemistry.

Dr. Samir Khalil M.D.

Dr. Khalil  is a staff physician at our AFC Urgent Care Centers in Aberdeen, Cedar Grove, South Plainfield  and West Orange. He is board-certified in family medicine and treats patients of all ages. Dr. Khalil has extensive urgent care, primary care, and hospitalist experience. He is also an Assistant Clinical Professor at Rutgers NJ Medical School. Dr. Khalil completed his residency at Virtua Health System in Voorhees, NJ. He holds a Doctor of Medicine degree from Ross University School of Medicine and a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from Montclair State University. Dr. Khalil is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American Medical Association.

Dr. Sadia Chaudry M.D.

Dr. Chaudry is a staff physician at our AFC Urgent Care Centers in Cedar Grove, West Orange, and South Plainfield. Dr. Chaudry has extensive urgent care and family practice experience and is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians. Her residency was completed at UMDNJ-R.W. Johnson Medical School. Dr. Chaudry holds a Medical Doctor degree from Howard University, where she also obtained her Bachelors of Science in Chemistry.