Meet the Team

Dr R 2014

Robert R. Rivers MD
Undergraduate: Drake University – College of Pharmacy – RPH
Graduate: Loyola University – Stritch School of Medicine 6/72  MD
Residency: MacNeal Memorial Hospital 7/72-6/75
Certification: American Board of Family Practice 1975


Dr F 2014Christopher T. Fahey, MD
Undergraduate: Boston University
Graduate: UAGuadalajara 12/79 – MD, Rush Medical College 5th Pathway
Residency: Lutheran General Hospital 7/81-6/84
Certification: American Board of Family Practice


Dean 2014Dean P. Bieniak, PA-C
Graduate: Alderson-Broaddus College 1983 – BS
Internship: Ohio, West Virginia and Illinois
Certification: National Commission of Certification of Physician’s Assistants
Dean has been a PA for 22 years. He is required to take national board exams every 6 years and do 100 hours of CME every 2 years.


Daphne 2014Daphne Colangelo
Daphne Colangelo PC-C joined GFP in 2013. She is a graduate of: Elmhurst College with a B.S in Biology, magna cum laude; and of Midwestern Universily with a B.S in Physician Assistant Studies, highest honors.
Certified by the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants, Daphne has been a Physician Assistant for 14 years.


Christine 2016Christine Polz
Christine Polz, FNP-BC joined Geneva Family Practice in 2016. She is a graduate of Northern Illinois University. She is board certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner and is a licensed Advanced Practice Nurse.