Meet The Team

Mouhamad Annous, M.D.

June 1, 2021

Dr. Annous has been a Vascular Surgeon in the Greater Baltimore area for over 40 years. He holds certifications in both General Surgery and Vascular Surgery from the American Board of Surgery. He graduated from the Medical Program at the American University of Beirut in 1974 and then conducted his training under the world-renowned surgeon, […]

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Melissa Parsons

Melissa has been the Technical Director for the vascular laboratory for Dr. Annous since 2007. She became the Office Manager of Premier Vascular Center when it opened in 2018. She has been a Clinical Coordinator for a variety of different vascular sonography programs. Through being a Clinical Coordinator, she has enjoyed teaching students her passion […]

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Deborah Denzler

June 30, 2021

Deborah has been with Premier Vascular Center since it opened.  She has been a Registered Nurse for over 36 years.  During that time, she worked in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit for 10 years, Medical Floor Nursing for 5 years, and the remainder of her time as a Surgical Nurse. Deborah became licensed through the […]

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Amanda Smith

Amanda has been a Registered Nurse for over 21 years.  She obtained her bachelor’s degree in Nursing from Towson University and went on to obtain her Master of Science in Nursing, specializing in health systems management.  She also has a post-graduate degree specializing in the Business of Nursing. Amanda became licensed through the Maryland Board […]

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Gail Gerlach

Gail has been a Registered Nurse for over 40 years with much of her experience in geriatrics, Alzheimer’s research, critical care transport, Intensive Care Unit, and the Emergency Department.  She was awarded Nurse of the Year while performing her duties in the Emergency Department. Gail became licensed through the Maryland Board of Nursing in 1989. […]

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Patricia (Patty) Jacobs

Patty has been a Registered Nurse for over 15 years with much of her experience in bedside nursing. She was awarded the “Outstanding Nurse” award from the Community College of Baltimore County in 2006 AND 2011.  While she was in the nursing program there, she was elected president of the nursing program student body by […]

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Denise Root

Denise graduated from Essex Community College with her Associated Degree in Nursing. She became licensed through the Maryland Board of Nursing in 1999.  She has been a specialized Wound Care Nurse with Medstar Good Samaritan for the last 7 years. She has worked with Dr. Annous caring for our Wound patients for over 2 years. […]

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Christine Monroe

Christine is our Dialysis Access Coordinator who has been working with us over 2.5 years. She has spent the last 15 years with Davita caring for hemodialysis patients and their access. She communicates and collaborates with the patient’s entire team to determine the best outcome for the patient. Christine tracks our dialysis patients to ensure […]

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Laurie Mafale

Laurie is our Billing Manager and has been with Premier Vascular Center since its opening in 2018. She has over 40 years of experience with medical billing.  She performs all our medical billing, handles all insurance claims, and all the patient accounts. She strives resolve any insurance denials until every effort has been exhausted. She […]

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