Wesllyne Therasse, WHNP, FNP
Wesllyne Therasse is a Nurse Practitioner who joined Downtown Women OB/GYN in October 2017. She specializes in family practice and women’s health. She completed her Bachelors of Science in Nursing from Temple University in 2006, Master of Science in Nursing from Rutgers University in 2012, and Family Nurse Practitioner Post-Master’s Certification from Lehman College in 2015. Wesllyne’s prior experience includes working as a Nurse Practitioner providing care for homebound patients for 2 years at a private practice. She also worked as a Registered Nurse on labor & delivery at New York Presbyterian-Lower Manhattan Hospital for 9 years. In addition, she served as an adjunct clinical instructor for maternal and child health at New York University. Wesllyne is passionate about women’s sexual and reproductive health, women’s issues and empowerment. She believes in focusing on the whole person; their needs, background, culture, and preferences, in order to deliver exceptional evidence-based and collaborative approach to care. At Downtown Women OB/GYN, Wesllyne provides routine gynecological care, contraceptive counseling, diagnosis and treatment of vaginal infections and STDs, as well as management of basic gynecologic disorders.