Meet Our Providers
Experienced Practitioners in NYC
The physicians at Great City Medical have a wealth of experience in gynecology, internal medicine, and family practice. They have lived and worked in the New York City area for more than 20 years. In addition to English, our providers can communicate with you in Russian and Spanish for the convenience of patients for whom English is a second language.
We invite you to find out more about them below.
Dr. Yelena Tsyba earned her doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) degree from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at the New York Institute of Technology in 2005. She then completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn.
Prior to her training in the US, Dr. Tsyba received her medical degree in 1992 from the National O.O. Bogomoletz medical school in Kiev, the capital city of Ukraine. She completed her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at two maternity hospitals in Kiev in 1995.
Dr. Tsyba has been caring for and treating gynecology patients at Great City Medical since 2012.
She has hospital privileges at New York-Presbyterian Queens.
Dr. Tsyba is a member of:
- American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
- American College of Osteopathic Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOOG)
- American Osteopathic Association (AOA)
Dr. Marly Grana received her doctor of medicine (MD) in 1997 from Universidad Central Del Este medical school in the Dominican Republic. She completed her residency training in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Services at Elmhurst Hospital Center in New York. Dr. Grana is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine.
Prior to joining Great City Medical, Dr. Grana worked at Downtown Medical Associates, Strang Clinic, and Urban Health Plan.
Born in Zaragoza, Spain, Dr. Grana is fluent in English and Spanish.
Dr. Grana has hospital privileges at Harlem Hospital Center.
Dr. Mikhail Akselrud is an experienced and compassionate primary care provider with a reputation for providing top-quality health care to patients.
After earning his doctor of osteopathic medicine (DO) degree from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at the New York Institute of Technology in 1995, Dr. Akselrud completed a residency in pediatrics at Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn in 1997, and a family practice residency at Peninsula Hospital Center in Queens in 1999. He is board certified by the American Osteopathic Board of Family Physicians.
A Russian native, Dr. Akselrud obtained his medical degree from Moscow State Medical School in Russia in 1982 and completed an infectious diseases fellowship at the Moscow Hospital of Infectious Diseases in 1985.
Prior to joining Great City Medical, Dr. Akselrud worked at the Family Health Center in Brooklyn. He has hospital privileges at NYU Langone Hospital (formerly Lutheran Medical Center) in Brooklyn.
Dr. Akselrud is fluent in English and Russian.
Make an appointment with one of the highly qualified, knowledgeable, and compassionate physicians at Great City Medical by calling
(212) 281-8600. You can also use our convenient online appointment request form.