Our Team is the Best for your care

Dr. Orli Langer

Medical Director

Dr. Orli Langer earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology at the University of Texas in Austin. Her medical degree is from Technion Israel Institute of Technology, where she earned a dual Masters in interdisciplinary science as well as a Medical Degree. As such she is fluent in Hebrew and English. She continued her training with an internship and residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology at Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. Dr. Langer then went on to a Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship at New York University School of Medicine.

A Diplomate of both the American Board of Obstetrics & Gynecology and American Board of Maternal Fetal Medicine, Dr. Langer is the recipient of many honors and accolades throughout her career, including the Award of Research Excellence from the Society of Maternal Fetal Medicine and several teaching awards for mentoring students and residents in the institutions where she has practiced. Dr. Langer has written book chapters and numerous articles that have been published in prominent, peer-reviewed journals.

Lisa Emond, RN, MSN, NP

Lisa Emond, RN, MSN, NP

Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist

Lisa Emond, RN, MSN, NP is our newest member of Perinatal Associates, LLC. Lisa earned her Bachelor of Arts in nursing from Mt. St. Mary College. She has a dual Master’s degree from Stony Brook University in Women’s Health and Perinatal Clinical Nurse Specialist.
Throughout her 11-year experience in Maternal Fetal Medicine, Lisa has provided consultative services for a wide variety of high-risk pregnancy complications. In addition, Lisa will run our diabetic clinic, providing nutrition counseling, diabetic education, and management of women with diabetes in pregnancy. She was recently honored by the world-wide leaders in health care as one of America’s top nurse practitioners in NY.

Amanda Madan, RDMS

Amanda Madan, RDMS

Sonographer

Amanda Madan is board certified in OB/GYN by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. She assists in invasive procedures, provides ultrasound instruction for medical students, and participates in research projects for numerous publications and presentations. Additionally, she is also certified by the NTQR in nuchal translucency and nasal bone assessment. Amanda loves to lift weights and can squat 305 pounds.

Yliana Franco, RDMS

Yliana Franco, RDMS

Sonographer

Yliana is certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers in Ob/Gyn ultrasound, and by NTQR for nuchal translucency assessment. She has diligently dedicated over 10 years to Perinatal ultrasound in New York State. She assists in invasive procedures and helps to train students and new sonographers when given the opportunity.

Yliana enjoys hiking with her family and helping animals in her spare time.

Karina Rua, RDMS

Karina Rua, RDMS

Lead Sonographer

Karina Rua is certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. She is registered in OB/GYN ultrasound. Additionally, she is certified by NTQR in nuchal translucency and nasal bone assessment.
Karina has worked exclusively in perinatal ultrasound for over 15 years with perinatologists from all over the country. She has worked with Dr. Langer since 2008. Karina is fluent in both English and Spanish.
Karina sings in a choir and likes to hide candy in her desk drawer.

Lori Stanko, RDMS

Sonographer

Lori Stanko is certified by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers. She is registered in OB/GYN ultrasound and is certified by NTQR in nuchal translucency and nasal bone assessment. Lori has been a perinatal sonographer for over 10 years and previously worked with Dr. Langer in a hospital setting. She assists in invasive procedures.
Prior to her ultrasound career, she was a Computer Systems Analyst for many years.
In her spare time, Lori enjoys traveling, gardening, yoga, and swimming.