Morris Heights Health Center offers a variety of specialty care services
at our health centers to meet our patients' needs. When it comes to
your health, experience matters. That’s why Morris Height Health
Center offers a wide-range of Specialty Services in several locations.
With a referral from your Primary Care Provider (PCP) you can make an
appointment to see one of our specialists. Our specialty care services
are offered at the following locations:
57 West Burnside
70 West Burnside
25 East 183rd Street
Early detection and proper treatment of heart disease are critical keys
to survival and a healthy life. Seek a Cardiologist if you are experiencing:
- Chest pains
- Irregular heartbeats
- Shortness of breath
- Heart Disease
- High blood pressure
- Family history hypertension
Ask your provider to refer you to our cardiologist! Our cardiologist are
located at 70 West Burnside Avenue.
About our Clinician-
Dr. Charles Nordin has over 42 years. of experience in Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional
Dr. Nordin received his bachelor’s degree summa cum laude from Yale in 1971
and his medical degree from Harvard in 1976. Following his internship
and residency at Bellevue Hospital, he spent a year as a research fellow
in cardiology at Einstein before joining the Einstein faculty in 1983.
ENT (Ear, Nose, and Throat)
Otolaryngologists are physicians that treat patients with diseases and
disorders related to ear, nose, throat (ENT), and structures of the head
and neck. Our ENT doctors are located at 70 West Burnside and can help you with:
- General Otolaryngology
- Oral (mouth) Issues
- Neck Tumors
- Thyroid Disease
About our Clinician-
Dr. Walter M. Ralph has been practicing Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT Specialist) in the Bronx
for over 23 years.
Dr. Ralph graduated from Harvard Medical School in 1995. He has completed his residency
at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.
Gastroenterology as known as (GI) is a subspecialty of internal medicine
that focuses on the evaluation and treatment of disorders of the digestive
system and its disorders. Contact a Gastroenterologist if you are experiencing:
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Esophageal reflux
- Acid Reflux
- Other things included
About our Clinicians-Dr. Carol Guillaume has been practicing for more that 20 years in Gastroenterology.
Dr. Guillaume received his medical degree from New York Medical College. He completed
his residency at St. Vincent Hospital.
Dr. Suresh Kumar Nayude has practicing for over 16 years in Gastroenterology.
Dr. Nayudu graduated from Andhra Medical College in 2001. He completed
a residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center.
Dr. Daniel Behin, has been practicing for 14 years in Gastroenterology.
Dr. Behin graduated from Umdnj-New Jersey Medical School 2004.
Optometry offers a comprehensive eye care for adults and children 5 years
and up. You can find our optometry department at 57 West Burnside Avenue
(Level B2). Services include:
- Eye Examinations - which determine the visual acuity, perception, focus
- Diagnose Diseases and other abnormalities such as glaucoma or color blindness.
- Prescribe Medications to treat eye diseases.
About our Clinician(s)- Dr. Patrice Grant is an optometrist. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology and
graduated summa cum laude from CUNY Medgar Evers College. She attended
optometry school at SUNY State College of Optometry. She completed her
residency in ocular disease and primary care at the Veteran Affairs New
York Harbor Health Hospitals.
Our podiatrist is highly experienced in non-invasive and minimally invasive
procedures. We focus on treatment and special care of your feet when you
need it most. Podiatry services are offered at the following locations:
- Ingrown Toenails
- Heel Pain
- Diabetic Foot Care
- Sprained Ankles
About our Clinicians- Dr. Donna M. Alfieri has been Podiatrist for over 26 years.
Dr. Alfieri graduated from New York University School of Medicine. She completed a
residency at New York College of Podiatric Medicine.