Our BOARD CERTIFIED PHYSICIANS have extensive experience in general Pediatrics, along with expertise in the care of the acutely ill patients. They worked as Emergency Room Physicians in major medical institutions in New York.
Our close relationship with these Hospitals and Medical Centers creates an environment that keeps our practice on the "cutting edge" of pediatric medicine.
Feliks Tsatskin, MD
Dr. Tsatskin graduated from the Lviv Medical University with an honor diploma in 1985. He has multiple publications in the medical journals and magazines. He completed his training in pediatrics at Maimonides Medical Center. For more than 10 years, doctor Tsatskin was actively involved in teaching medical students and residents in the Pediatric Emergency Room at Maimonides Medical Center. His interests include general pediatrics, adolescent medicine, and nutrition.
Madhu Rajaram, MD
Having been trained in Pediatrics in the U.K., she became a member of the Royal College of Physicians in the early 1990's. In New York, once she completed her Chief Residency at Maimonides Medical Center, she took up a position as the Pediatric hospitalist at Maimonides Medical Center for 5 years. While there, she was involved in the care of acutely ill patients while simultaneously developing her private Pediatric Practice. For the last several years Dr. Rajaram has devoted all of her time to private practice, though she continues to teach pediatric residents from Maimonides Medical Center. After 20 years of practice in conventional Pediatric care, she also studied the ancient healing systems of the east and now incorporates a holistic approach in her practice.
Angela Badiner, MD
Dr. Badiner is a graduate of Lviv Medical University with honor diploma. She completed her pediatric training at Brookdale Medical Center. Her interests are in general pediatrics, emergency medicine, asthma, nutrition and adolescent medicine. Being a pediatrician is not only her job but also her lifelong passion. She gives her patients and their parents undivided attention that should be expected in such matters. Being the mother of two girls, she understands the joys of raising children as well as the stress especially in the time of illness.
Melissa Morrissey, MD
Dr. Morrissey is originally from Colorado and attended medical school in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico. She completed her pediatric training and was an attending pediatrician and clinical professor at Columbia University, Harlem Hospital Center. Her interests include general pediatrics, newborn health, and early childhood development and behavior. She understands the challenges and rewards of living in a blended family and raising children with special needs.