About Primary Care of Long Island

In Primary Care of Long Island (PCOLI) We maintain a modern and technologically sophisticated medical centers in Lindenhurst and in Brentwood, NY, providing our patients with the best medical care and experience. In PCOLI you can find medical advice and treatment, communication, active preventive health to keep our patients in optimal health. With Dr. Patel and all our profesional staff we can make the best team to take care of you and the ones you love. Contact us now!


Akbar Khan - MD

Dr Akbar Khan is an MD Board Certified in Internal Medicine.  He is a native New Yorker and has been tied to the greater New York area all of his life, including being a graduate of New York University.  He has been in practice for over 20 years in various capacities:  as a primary care doctor, hospitalist, pharmaceutical clinical trials medical director and researcher, and as an emergency physician.  He is clinically astute, has a very broad knowledge and experience base, and provides compassionate care for his patients. He is able to see all types of medical conditions, urgent care, and adolescent care.  He has a special interest in rheumatology, musculoskeletal medicine, as well as psychiatry.  He is excited to help lead Primary Care of Long Island going into the future, taking the reigns from Dr Patel

Claudia Salazar - Physician Assistant

Claudia Salazar - Physician Assistant

Claudia Salazar is a physician assistant serving the communities of Brentwood and Lindenhurst, NY. Fluent in spanish and english, she practices at Primary Care of Long Island. She enjoys sharing her love for healthy living with her patients to inspire them to reach their health goals.

Claudia completed her bachelor’s degree at the State University of New York, Stony Brook. She earned her master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Touro College and University System, Bayshore. She also holds certification from Sanford-Brown. She believes in providing patients with all the information they need to make educated decisions about their health care.

Patients visit Claudia for a wide spectrum of common and specialized medical needs, including asthma, eczema, arthritis, and urinary tract infections. She holds herself to the highest standard of care and is dedicated to creating a positive patient experience for every individual.

Jaclyn Teresco - Physician Assistant

Jaclyn Teresco - Physician Assistant

Jaclyn Teresco, RPA-C has been providing excellent and comprehsive primary and preventive care for patients. She is compassionate and conscientious.


Andrea Sinka - RPA-C

Andrea Sinka RPA-C has been serving the Long Island Community for over 20 years.  She has been providing Excellent and Compassionate care to her patients and their Families. Her Specialty is Family Practice and Primary Care. She treats Acute conditions and manages her patients Chronic Medical Conditions . She is excited to be part of Primary Care of Long Island in Lindenhurst. After serving the Huntington-Northport community for over 10 years. She is a Graduate of St Johns University and Touro College Physician Assistant Program. She looks forward to serving you and your Family in all your Health Care Needs.