KINGSTON— John Diorio was recently appointed the new sub-acute medical director of Wingate at Silver Lake. As medical director, Diorio will oversee all aspects of patient care, ensuring residents receive compassion and respect from staff members. With 38 years of experience in the health care field, Diorio brings a wealth of knowledge to Wingate at Silver Lake. For the past 20 years, he has served as medical director for several nursing homes in the region. Additionally, he has served as an emergency room physician and operated his own private practice. Diorio received his undergraduate degree from Johns Hopkins University and holds a Doctorate of Medicine from the New York University School of Medicine. He served his residency at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital in Brighton, Mass., and is board certified in internal medicine.