The Airway Revolution Foundation is a non profit organization that seeks to save millions  of lives by

revolutionizing the current thinking, diagnosis, and treatment of airway related challenges.

Sydney Avis

Sydney Avis

Executive Director

Sydney is a CIMT Ultrasound Technician and health coach working with Dr. Gina Pritchard to prevent heart attacks, strokes, and diabetes.

Dr. Victor Avis, DDS

Dr. Victor Avis, DDS

Chairman of the Board

Dr. Avis is a third-generation dentist who has brought leading edge thinking to his practice, the Avis Alternative.

Gina Pritchard, DNP

Gina Pritchard, DNP

Board Member

Dr. Gina Pritchard is an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, specializing in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Treatment. She is the owner of The Prevent Clinic which has offices in New York and Texas.

Joseph Schwartz, MD, MS

Joseph Schwartz, MD, MS

Board Member

Dr. Schwartz is a family medicine physician at Palo Alto Foundation Medical Group for twenty six years practicing broad spectrum family medicine.

Hueldine Webb M.D., F.A.C.S.

Hueldine Webb M.D., F.A.C.S.

Board Member


Dr. Hueldine Webb is a board-certified general surgeon who is a graduate of Spelman College in Atlanta. She earned her MD degree from the Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University.

Stanley Werb, Esq.

Stanley Werb, Esq.

Board member

Stanley Werb is the managing partner of Rivercrest Realty Associates.

Philip Schwalb, JD

Philip Schwalb, JD

Consultant

Philip Schwalb has 35 years' experience as an entrepreneur and business pioneer, attorney, legal advocate and professor. He has led startups, non-profits, entertainment businesses & complex legal matters. 

David Sorkin, M. Ed.

David Sorkin, M. Ed.

Senior Advisor & Consultant

David is a seasoned executive with over 35 years of human services leadership expertise. In his new role as Senior Advisor and Consultant, David brings proficient experience to The Airway Revolution.

Tara Seagriff

Tara Seagriff

Financial Manager

Tara Seagriff is the organization's Financial Manager.

Gianna D'Ambrose

Gianna D'Ambrose

Social Media Intern

Gianna is a 22 year old Graphic Designer born and raised in New Jersey with a love for Social Media and Content Creation.

Louis Lopez

Louis Lopez

Medical / Dental Researcher

Louis is currently an Honors student at the University at Buffalo. He is pursuing a degree in Biological Sciences as part of a combined degree program to obtain a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at University at Buffalo’s School of Dental Medicine.

River  Souder

River Souder

Research Assistant

River is dedicated to making an impact on the world. He brings this passion to his work as a key member of our Airway Revolution research team.

Kevin Boyd, DDS

Kevin Boyd, DDS

Advisory Board Member

Kevin Boyd is a board-certified pediatric dentist practicing in Chicago.  He is also an attending instructor in the residency-training program in Pediatric Dentistry at Lurie Children’s Hospital where he additionally serves as a dental consultant to the Sleep Medicine service.

Nicolas Elian, DDS

Nicolas Elian, DDS

Advisory Board Member

Nicolas Elian, DDS, is president and CEO of Vizstara.

Shahbaz Farnad, MD

Shahbaz Farnad, MD

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Shahbaz Farnad, M.D. is a board-certified anesthesiologist and pain medicine specialist.

Michael Gelb, DDS

Michael Gelb, DDS

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Michael Gelb, DDS, MS is a world-renowned TMJ and Sleep Specialist with practices in both New York City and White Plains.

William M Hang, DDS MSD

William M Hang, DDS MSD

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Hang has committed his career to advancing a paradigm of thinking in orthodontics that rejects traditional retractive techniques in patients of all ages.

Debbie Hang, BS

Debbie Hang, BS

Advisory Board Member

Debbie hang is not a dentist, but known as a “doctor of details”, she has come to know the art and science of orthodontics and practice management.

James Hartman, MD

James Hartman, MD

Advisory Board Member

Christine Hwang, ND, MS, LAc

Christine Hwang, ND, MS, LAc

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Christine is a licensed naturopathic physician and acupuncturist practicing integrated Western and Eastern approaches towards optimizing health in New York City.

Neale Lange, MD

Neale Lange, MD

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Neale Lange is Assistant Professor of Medicine at Colorado University School of Medicine.

Martha Miqueo, DDS

Martha Miqueo, DDS

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Martha Miqueo is co-founder and VP of VIZSTARA.

Reza Movahed, DDS

Reza Movahed, DDS

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Reza Movahed is a practicing Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon serving the greater St. Louis region and patients worldwide.

Lisa Paladino, MS, RN, CNM, IBCLC

Lisa Paladino, MS, RN, CNM, IBCLC

Advisory Board Member

Lisa is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) in private practice in Staten Island NY. Her lactation practice is concentrated on the issue of Tongue tie but she is also educated in functional medicine and works with those struggling with hormonal, thyroid, milk supply, or fertility concerns.

Amy Racanello, PHD

Amy Racanello, PHD

Advisory Board Member

Dr. Amy Racanello is a clinical neuropsychologist, who specializes in comprehensive psychiatric and neuropsychological evaluations.

Dr. Scott A. Siegel, MD, DDS, FACS, FICS, FAAP

Dr. Scott A. Siegel, MD, DDS, FACS, FICS, FAAP

Advisory Board Member

Scott A. Siegel, MD, DDS, FACS, FICS, FAAP is a double board certified, dual degree MD, DDS, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Dr. Siegel is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, International College of Surgeons, and the first oral and maxillofacial surgeon awarded Fellowship to the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Damian Slattery

Damian Slattery

Advisory Board Member

Damian Slattery has worked in publishing for decades at iconic brands such as Sports Illustrated, TIME, Fortune, and The New Yorker. At SI he spent 20 years as a reporter prior to serving as the brand’s Chief Marketing Officer.

Our Revolutionary Team

 Experienced and Committed Airway Health Professionals and Advocates

© 2021 The Airway Revolution Foundation

The Airway Revolution Foundation

15 St. Pauls Avenue

Staten Island

New York 10301

718-816-5200

contact@airwayrevolution.org

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