Meet Our New Doctors

Jefferson Regional Medical Center proudly introduces the following physicians who have joined our exceptional team of medical professionals:

Bruno Casile, DO

Dr. Casile is a family practice physician affiliated with Prime Medical Group, with offices in Jefferson Hills and Belle Vernon. He joins the Jefferson Regional medical staff from University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Shadyside Hospital, where he was a family medicine resident and served as chief resident. He earned a Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and a Bachelor of Science degree in biology at The Pennsylvania State University.

Michael E. Gates, MD

Dr. Gates is a Board Certified Family Practice Physician now affiliated with Preferred Primary Care Physicians. He is seeing patients at two locations: Bethel Park and Pleasant Hills. Dr. Gates joins Jefferson Regional from Sewickley Valley Medical Group in Coraopolis. Recently he served as student health provider at Robert Morris University. Dr. Gates earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology and his Medical Degree at West Virginia University. He completed his Family Medicine residency at East Carolina University in Greenville, NC.

Kristi L. Rain-Jaras, MD

Dr. Rain-Jaras is a family practice physician affiliated with Family Practice Medical Associates South, located in Jefferson Hills. She completed a dual residency in internal medicine and pediatrics at University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, N.Y. She earned her Doctorate of Medicine degree at Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pa., and her Bachelor of Science degree in molecular and cellular biology at St. Vincent College, Latrobe, Pa.

Mitsuko Takahashi, DO

Dr. Takahashi is a cardiovascular/thoracic surgeon affiliated with Park Cardiothoracic & Vascular Institute in Jefferson Hills. She joins Jefferson Regional from Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York, where she completed a fellowship in cardiothoracic surgery. She was chief resident and interned in general surgery at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY. She earned her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degree at Des Moines University and Bachelor of Science in general biology at University of California, San Diego.

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Jefferson Hills, PA 15025

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