Torrington Medical Providers

Dr. Knowles 1

Dr. Sally Knowles, M.D.

Dr. Knowles brings over 30 years of experience to Community Health & Wellness Center.  She obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Biophysics from the University of Connecticut and graduated from Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, Texas.  After medical school, she completed her residency in internal medicine at Good Samaritan Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Dr. Knowles is certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.

Dr. O'Halloran

Dr. James O’Halloran, DO – Physician

Dr. O’Halloran joined Community Health & Wellness Center in 2017. He is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross, having received a Bachelor of Arts degree in 1979. He received his Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O) from the University of New England in 1985 and specializes in infectious disease medicine.

Mary Romano

Mary Romano, MSN, APRN

Mary Romano, MSN, APRN, a lifelong resident of Litchfield County, has been an RN for 20 years.  A graduate of University of St. Joseph with a Masters in Science, she is a family nurse practitioner.  Previously, she worked in long-term care, following practicing school-based health care.  


Tamara J. Vasquez 1

Tamara J. Vasquez, MSN, FNP-BC, APRN

Tamara (Tamie) J. Vasquez is a family nurse practitioner.  She earned her BSN from Central Connecticut State University, and her MSN from Frontier Nursing University.

Tamie has over 20 years of nursing experience, and has focused on women’s health in the operating room and maternity departments. She is also certified as a national health care disaster professional (NHDP-BC), and has been deployed with FEMA to disaster sites. Additionally,  Tamie spent 21 years in the U.S. Army and is a veteran of the Iraq war.



Satellite Locations:

FISH of Torrington
332 South Main Street, Torrington, CT 06790

Sullivan Senior Center
88 East Albert Street, Torrington, CT 06790

The Open Door Soup Kitchen
160 Main Street, Winsted, CT 06098

Torrington Soup Kitchen 
220 Prospect Street, Torrington, CT 06790

Torrington Middle School
200 Middle School Road, Torrington, CT 06790 

Oliver Wolcott Technical School
75 Oliver Street, Torrington, CT 06790