Louis J. Morledge, MD
Louis Morledge is a lifelong resident of New York City. His hospital residency, professional training and education have all been accomplished here earning him an invaluable network of colleagues in the widest variety of medical specialties. In addition to his passion for primary care, Dr. Morledge has an interest in Travel Medicine that began while interning in several East African hospitals. Today, he both prepares outbound travelers and treats international visitors to New York City. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, a Clinical Professor at New York Medical College, and has attending privileges at both New York City’s Lenox Hill Hospital and Winthrop University Hospital in Garden City, NY.He also enjoyed admitting privileges at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York City before its closure in the spring of 2010. He is a consultant to the United Nations for Internal and Travel Medicine and is an Honorary Police Surgeon for the New York City Police Department. He is an active member of his professional societies (see below), and is interviewed and quoted frequently by national media outlets. He also lectures nationally to corporations and at conferences on all aspects of internal and travel medicine.
International Society of Travel Medicine
NYS Society of Tropical Medicine
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygeine
American College of Physicians
American Academy of Family Practitioners
Medical Society of the State of New York
Lyme Disease, Hypertension, Cholesterol, Immunization for Travel & Personal Protection, Communicating with your Physician, Traveling Healthy
Sohee Lee, MD Sohee Lee is excited to join the Morledge Medical practice. Dr. Lee was born and raised in the New York City metropolitan area. A Princeton undergraduate, Dr. Lee completed medical school at Tufts University in Boston and residency at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia. She has practiced medicine in New York City. Dr. Lee is board certified in internal medicine and nephrology and holds a certification in medical acupuncture. Through her training in both western medicine and acupuncture, she looks forward to leading her patients toward healthy lives. Dr. Lee has attending privileges at Lenox Hill Hospital.
Danielle North, holds a Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Richmond in Virginia, as well as a Master of Science with high honors in Physician Assistant at Seton Hall University, in New Jersey. Ms. North is licensed to practice medicine in both New York and New Jersey. She is AAPA accredited and NCCPA certified. Danielle previously practiced internal medicine at Dr. Wieners and Pagano’s office in Saddle Brook, New Jersey. Danielle looks forward to practicing internal and travel medicine with Dr Morledge’s practice.
Yelena Dekhtyar is a certified medical assistant, EKG technician and license phlebotomist. She graduated the Mendl School in New York and interned at HIP center in Brooklyn during her training. She has 17 years experience working in large medical practices in New York City including the Carnarsie Medical Center and the Madison Medical Center prior to joining the Morledge Medical staff.
Regina Termine was raised in NYC. She attended Pine Manor College in Boston, MA. Ms. Termine has over 19 years experience managing medical offices . She is an expert in patient care, human resource management, patient insurance matters and cutting-edge physician facilities.
Becky Morelli is a Political Science Major and Linguistics minor at Hunter College. She has been Dr. Morledge’s head receptionist since 2007. She enjoys working at Morledge Medical but her dream is to some day work for the Innocence Project.
Alyssa Locnikar also is a student attending New York City’s Hunter College with a double major in Women’s studies and anthropology. She started working with Morledge Medical in 2009.
Megan McGivney, newest addition to the Staff, is originally from Brooklyn. She is a graduate of St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, PA with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and is currently pursuing a nursing degree at NYC’s Phillips Beth Israel Hospital School of Nursing.