Meet Our New Healthcare Providers

A talented group of healthcare professionals joined St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals during the past year, including various primary care doctors and specialists. Many of them see patients in Manhattan practice sites through University Medical Practice Associates (UMPA), the department’s faculty practice. Others specialize in inpatient care. Following is a list of the new UMPA professionals.

Primary Care

Cynthia Feher, MD
Specialty: General Internal Medicine

Hok S. Wong, DO
Specialty: General Internal Medicine


Edgar Argulian, MD
Specialties: General Cardiology, Echocardiography and Stress Testing, Vascular Ultrasound


Aastha Pal, MD
Specialties: Endocrinology, Diabetes

Pulmonary Medicine

Fulvia Milite, MD
Specialty: Pulmonary Medicine

Cardiovascular Service

Conor D. Barrett, MD
Specialty: Electrophysiology

Stephen Danik, MD
Specialty: Electrophysiology

Home Visit Program

Shital Rana, DO
Specialty: Geriatric Medicine


New Inpatient Care Professionals

In addition to the providers listed above, various new hospitalists and a critical care specialist joined the Department of Medicine during the past year. They practice at both St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals.

Jean Abed, MD
John Cardasis, MD
Jose Luis Alcaraz, MD
Susannah L. Kurtz, MD
Andrea Natale, MD
Shelly Latte, MD
Katherine Rutledge, MD
Gagangeet Sandhu, MD