Keyes Drug Team

Our Staff at Keyes Drug

Ramzi Dinno, pharmacist

Ramzi Dinno, RPh

Ramzi Dinno is a registered pharmacist, who bought Keyes Drug in 1985. Ramzi is passionate about providing individualized care to patients. His sons Raied and Saad are co-owners of the pharmacy and continue his tradition of providing patient-centered care and superior customer service, including free delivery in the Newton area. Ramzi received his Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from MCPHS University.

Saad Dinno, Pharmacist, Owner of Dinno Health

Saad Dinno, RPh, FIACP, FACA

Saad Dinno is a registered pharmacist and co-owner of Acton Pharmacy, West Concord Pharmacy and Keyes Drug with his brother Raied Dinno. In this role, he manages the day-to-day operations of each full service pharmacy and ensures the highest standard of quality for all customers. Both Saad and Raied are passionate about providing individualized care to each customer.

Saad is a member of the Massachusetts Independent Pharmacy Association, Massachusetts Pharmacist Association, National Community Pharmacist Association and International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists. He is the past president of the Massachusetts Independent Pharmacy Association and previously served on the Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA) Advisory Board.

Saad has received numerous awards, including being named the Margaret Bauman Outstanding Medical Professional for his work serving the autism community.

Saad was also named Massachusetts Innovative Pharmacist of the Year, PCCA Pharmacist of the Month and received a Fellowship distinction from the International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists. Additionally, Saad serves on Emerson Hospital’s Care Transition Collaborative Committee, the Eliot Community Human Rights Committee, Cardinal Distribution East Advisory Board and the MitoAction Marcel Way Fund Committee. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from MCPHS University.

Raied Dinno, Pharmacist, Owner of Dinno Health

Raied Dinno, RPh

Raied Dinno is a registered pharmacist and co-owner of Acton Pharmacy, West Concord Pharmacy and Keyes Drug with his brother, Saad Dinno. In this role, he manages the day-to-day operations of each full service pharmacy and ensures the highest standard of quality for all customers. Both Raied and Saad are passionate about providing individualized care to each customer.

Raied is the president and owner of Dinno Pharmaceuticals, Inc. which developed the pharmacies’ signature diaper rash ointment, Baby Ease, which was trademarked and patented in 2007. He previously served as president of the Massachusetts Independent Pharmacy Association from 2008 to 2009. He currently serves on the board of the Auburndale Community Association.

Raied was named Pharmacist of the Month by the Professional Compounding Centers of America (PCCA). He received his Bachelor of Science degree in pharmacy from MCPHS University, where he is a preceptor for pharmacy students.

Ruth Rubenfeld, RPh

Ruth has been a pharmacist at Keyes Drug since 1998. She is dedicated to the health and well-being of patients and takes great pride in accommodating special requests to ensure that patients receive the highest quality of care. Ruth received her Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from Northeastern University.

Maryana Traspova, pharmacist, Newton, MA

Maryana Traspova, PharmD, RPh

Maryana joined the Keyes Drug staff in 2013 as a registered pharmacist. She began her career as a pharmacy intern at Keyes and is committed to providing excellent patient care. As a member of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), Maryana is certified to provide immunizations.  She received her PharmD degree from MCPHS University in 2013.

Frank Smith, PharmD, RPh

Frank joined the Keyes Drug staff in 2013 as a registered pharmacist.  He began his career at Keyes as an intern and enjoys working closely with patients to meet their individual health needs.  As a member of the American Pharmacists Association (APhA), Frank is certified to provide immunizations.  He received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from MCPHS University in 2013.

Beth Gardner, Director of Health and Wellness at Dinno Health

Beth Gardner, MS, LE

Beth Gardner, MS, LE is a Certified Lifestyle Educator and the Director of Health and Wellness at Acton Pharmacy, Keyes Drug and West Concord Pharmacy. For more than a decade, Beth has empowered people to make healthier lifestyle choices by collaborating with professionals in the field. She has extensive experience in assisting patients with illness prevention through nutrition, diet, and exercise; the use of diagnostic techniques; lifestyle education; and stress management approaches. Beth is very knowledgeable about vitamins, minerals, and nutraceuticals, and she is available for vitamin, supplement, and nutritional consultations. She is also a Certified Stocking Fitter.

Beth works with patients to create ways to improve diet and overall health as a means for disease and illness prevention. Working with the patient on a one-on-one basis, she builds a plan to a healthier lifestyle and then follows-up with the patient to measure progress toward the health goals established in the plan. Beth meets with patients at all three pharmacies and her schedule is flexible. Please contact her at bgardner@dinnohealth.com to set up your personalized consultation.