Our Medical Team

Dr. Saeid Elmi, Long Term Medical Director

Dr. Elmi has over 25 years of experience in geriatric medicine.  He started his career at St. Elizabeths Hospital in the acute care setting.  He has been on staff with Hallmark Healthcare system since 1991.



Dr. Vivienne Yumasi, Sub Acute Medical Director

Dr. Yumasi currently works as a hospitalist at Winchester Hospital.  She has also worked as a hospitalist at the former Spaulding Hospital of the North Shore and provided part-time hospitalist services at North Shore Medical Center – Salem.  She also served as an adjunct instructor to health care professionals and as a covering attending physician at Masconomet Healthcare Center in Topsfield.  She also worked for Life Care Centers of America, Life Care of Stoneham and Lynn as their In House Physician.


Dr. Theodore Gavrilescu, Neurologist

Dr. Gavrilescu graduated from Boston University Medical Center’s Neurology Program, where he also completed a stroke fellowship and participated in research at the Framingham Heart Study. With 20 years in private practice and as a neurology consultant specializing in all aspects of stroke management and prevention, Dr. Gavrilescu is a trailblazer who contributed to develop the stroke program of one of the State’s first community-designated Primary Stroke Services Center.


Dr. Papaiah Gopal, Physiatrist

Dr. Gopal is a physiatrist in Salem, Massachusetts and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Beverly Hospital and North Shore Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Mysore Medical College and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He is also affiliated with New England Orthopedic Specialists where he also specializes in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.