Meet Our Providers
On Duty Urgent Care is led by your local doctors and is part of Vituity, a physician-owned partnership. Our mission is to provide the highest level of expert care, compassionate personal attention, and quality service to each and every one of our patients. Our board-certified physicians and qualified physician assistants and nurse practitioners take a personal approach. Meet the team.
Dany Boulos, MD
Dr. Dany Boulos is a friendly and experienced Family Medicine doctor at On Duty Urgent Care, and serves as our medical director.
He attended medical school at Al Baath University in Syria, completed a Family Medicine residency program, and became Board-Certified in Family Medicine in 2012.
Dr. Boulos practiced as a Family Medicine Doctor in Terre Haute, IN from 2011-2015. He then spent two years working in Urgent Care at Temple University in Philadelphia. He joined Vituity in 2017, and continues to enjoy working as an Urgent Care Doctor.
When treating patients, Dr. Boulos discusses decisions with patients and applies the most updated medical information in order to meet the patients’ goals.
In his free time, he loves to spend time with his wife and two daughters, plays chess and watches soccer.
Eric Mallett, MD
Dr. Eric Mallett is an Emergency Medicine and Urgent Care doctor at On Duty Urgent Care. He also practices medicine at the Advocate Sherman Outpatient Clinic in Algonquin, IL. He received the 2018 Service Award for highest Press Ganey patient satisfaction scores at the Advocate-Aurora Sherman Hospital, Annual Physicians Recognition Gala.
Dr. Mallett earned his medical degree at the Medical School, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and completed his residency in Family Medicine at Providence Hospital and Medical Center, GME.
He has practiced Urgent Care, Workman’s Health, and Occupational Health for more than 10 years.
In the Urgent Care setting, Dr. Mallett has the privilege to care for patients with a wide range of needs. His training in Family Medicine uniquely positions him to address the care of patients of all ages and acuity in the outpatient setting.
When not at work, Dr. Mallett enjoys spending time with his family, attending sporting events, and eating at great restaurants. He is also interested in health, fitness and exercise.
Dany Mamou, MD
Dr. Dany Mamou graduated from The University of Aleppo, Faculty of Medicine in Syria with his MD. He then completed his Family Medicine Residency training at the University of Oklahoma in Tulsa, and has been working as a Family Doctor and Urgent Care Doctor ever since.
When practicing medicine, Dr. Mamou’s goal is to provide the best possible care to each patient, no matter how simple or complicated their concern. He works to stay up-to-date on medical advances and reviews literature daily so he can continue to provide excellent medical consults. He takes a collaborative approach to care, and provides options for treatment so that the patient can make the best choice for their unique lifestyle and condition.
Dr. Mamou is a family guy, and loves to spend any free time with his loved ones.
Kevin Wakeman, MD
Dr. Kevin Wakeman has worked full-time as an Urgent Care physician since 2001. He earned his MD at the University of Illinois, College of Medicine right here in Chicago
In his practice, Dr. Wakeman believes in treating all patients as if they were family.
In his free time, Dr. Kevin enjoys the outdoors.
Emily Ellis, PA-C
Emily Ellis is a caring and compassion Physician Assistant. She enjoys the acute care aspect of medicine and being able to help people in times of need. Emily earned her Master of Science in Physician Assistant (PA) Studies at Indiana State University. She worked in hospital medicine for 3 years and transitioned to emergency medicine for the past 3.5 years. In her patient care, she values listening to the patient and educating them on medical decisions.
When not at work, Emily enjoys working out, and you might find her running, biking, or weight lifting. She likes to spend time with friends, especially outside on patios. She and her husband have 2 big french mastiffs.
Amy Forsberg, PA-C
Amy Forsberg is a thorough, caring, and experienced Physician Assistant. She has worked in both Urgent Care and Emergency Room settings throughout the Chicagoland area for the last 7 years. She enjoys the fast pace of emergent medical care, and is proud to provide comfort and care to patients in their time of need. Amy is honored to work in the medical field and help patients in these uncertain times.
Amy first trained as an EMT after her undergraduate studies. She went on to PA school in Pittsburgh and completed her Emergency Medicine Rotation in DC. Since graduating, she has been back in Chicago working in the Emergency Room and Urgent Care setting.
Amy works to treat patients in a manner she would like her friends and family to be treated. She makes time to sit down and truly listen to concerns.
In her free time, she enjoys exercising, being outside, and spending time with family and friends while trying new things in Chicago. Amy was a Division I College swimmer.
Lindsey Scott, PA-C
Lindsey Scott is a talented Physician Assistant with valuable experience in emergency medicine. She loves being able to care for people of all ages and all concerns, whether large or small. She completed her education in Arizona and trained in Oklahoma for a short period of time.
While caring for patients, Lindsey’s top value is listening to what they have to say. This allows for a thorough evaluation and enables her to address a patient’s concerns properly. She loves meeting new people and having the knowledge to help them. Lindsey’s goal is to ease their worries about the unknown by providing the best care.
In her free time, Lindsey loves exercising and outdoor activities. She wants all the sunshine she can get. Game night is a regular occurrence in her house; the board game Sorry! has become extremely competitive. She has two senior pups that never pass up a snuggle invitation.
Joshua Zalot, PA-C
Joshua Zalot is a Physician Assistant here at On Duty Urgent Care. He went into the medical field to help those in need and prides himself on having a patient-first attitude. Joshua does everything he can to make a patient’s day better and ultimately cure the problem/concern at hand.
Joshua was born and raised in the Philadelphia area. He completed a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology at Temple University and worked as a Patient Transporter/ED Tech before pursuing a Master’s degree at DeSales University. With his PA Degree in hand, he moved to Gary, IN to work in Emergency Medicine at a busy community hospital.
When Joshua is not working, you can find him outside in the sun, going for a run on Lakeshore Drive, hanging with friends, or finding the new patio hot spot in Chicago for a nice craft beer. He also plays soccer in a recreational league for fun.
Crystal Medina, NP
Crystal Medina is a bilingual Nurse Practitioner at On Duty Urgent Care and is dedicated to her patients. She speaks English and Spanish fluently, and is passionate about advocating for her patients and community. Crystal received a BSN from West Suburban Medical Center and worked as a bedside RN for five years. Upon earning her MSN at Resurrection University to become a Nurse Practitioner, she transitioned into an NP role in the same emergency department.
Crystal loves the surprise element of emergency medicine and the unique challenges that it presents on a daily basis. In her practice, she works to educate patients in the management and prevention of conditions, and to bridge the gap between patients and other departments.
Crystal is happily married, and she and her husband Scott have the best dog- Bailey! She enjoys running, music and staying active during her time off.