Robert E. Hartzell Jr., R.Ph., CCN

Founder of Hartzell's Pharmacy Inc., Bob is a graduate of Temple University School of Pharmacy. He attended programs in nutritional products and supplements offered by various pharmacy groups. Bob received a certification in Osteoporosis screenings. He achieved Pharmacist Care Diplomat Certification training, and is a Certified Clinical Nutritionist. In October 2012, Mr. Hartzell stepped down as president of the company. He is still vary active in the organization, serving as a special adviser to the current administration and management team and conducting nutritional consultations.


Vincent A. Hartzell, Pharm.D.

Vince graduated Wilkes University's Nesbitt School of Pharmacy in May 2005 and served his post-doctorate residency at Leesburg Pharmacy in Northern Virginia. Vince is on the national faculty for the American Pharmacists Association's Immunization Delivery Certificate Program. In 2009, Vince was awarded APhA's Immunization Champion Award for Individual Practitioner and PAIC Immunization Champion for his contributions to increase access to immunizations. | Click here to watch a video of our pharmacist


Kristen M. Hartzell, Pharm. D., BCACP

Kristen is a 2006 graduate of Wilkes University’s Nesbitt School of Pharmacy and completed her post-graduate residency in Primary Care Practice at Hunter Holmes McGuire Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia. Kristen currently holds Board Certified in Ambulatory Care Pharmacy by the Board of Pharmacy Specialties. Kristen focuses in the management of hypertension, hypercholesteremia, diabetes, and adult immunizations. She serves as the Director for Hartzell’s Community Pharmacy Residency Program.

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Kamil Rudzinski, Pharm.D., Lead Compounding Pharmacist

Kamil graduated from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy in 2015. His career has included experiences in the community, hospital, home infusion, and compounding settings. Kamil works closely with many patients and doctors to help aid them with all their compounding needs. Along with compounding, Kamil also provides consultations on bio-identical hormone replacement and thyroid disorders. | Click here to watch a video of our pharmacist


Amy Lamie, R.Ph

Amy has been working at Hartzell's Pharmacy since 1997, and is a graduate of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. She is the primary pharmacist that staffs our Long-Term Care Pharmacy Division. Amy is also certified to administer immunizations.

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Dominique Gross, Pharm.D.

Dominique graduated from the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in May 2012 and served her post-doctorate residency at Hartzell’s Pharmacy during the 2012/13 year. After successfully completing her residency, Dominique remained with Hartzell’s. In addition to staffing in the pharmacy department, Dominique also coordinates Hartzell’s Diabetes Social Group and Janssen Connect Program.

Certified Fitters



Laura Granato, certified mastectomy fitter, has been with Hartzell's for more than 15 years. She is one of two mastectomy fitters who provides post-mastectomy services aimed at helping women restore their appearance and renew their self-confidence following surgery or treatment. Laura is certified by the Board of Orthotist/Prosthetist Certification (BOC).

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Stephen Kraynick, CFts., O.S.T.m

Steve joined the staff in 1978. He is certified by the Board for Orthotic / Prosthetic Certification (BOC) and the American Board for Certification (ABC) in Orthotics, Prosthetics, and Pedorthics as a Certified Shoe and Orthotic Fitter. Steve is currently licensed as an Orthotic Fitter in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Currently Steve acts as the team lead for delivery operations, facility maintenance, and product procurement and inventory.

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Teena Bloss, retired fitter

After over 30 years as a certified mastectomy fitter and educator caring for the women in the Lehigh Valley, Carbon County and Pocono area, Teena Bloss has retired. Teena has been a valuable member of the Hartzell's Pharmacy team for nearly four years. We wish her well in the next chapter of her life and look forward to partnering with her in the future to provide meaningful education and support to those in our community.

Respiratory Therapist

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Ron Cherewaty, R.R.T.

Ron is a Registered Respiratory Therapist and has been with Hartzell’s for 8 years. He has collaborated with area physicians to provide treatment of obstructive sleep apnea to a large number of people in the Lehigh Valley. He has experience as a respiratory therapist in a variety of care settings -- hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and home health care. Ron is a graduate of Rutgers University. He is very active in providing community education on sleep health and the effects of sleep disorders on overall health.

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