About Us

The Team

Dr. Kam Sisodiya, MD

Medical Director, Co-founder

Board certified in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology. Dr. Sisodiya is a practicing physician and a leader in the use of genetic and molecular diagnostic data to improve patient care and outcomes.

William E. Sledge, Ph.D.

Clinical Chemist, High Complexity Laboratory Director

Dr. Sledge has an exceptional background leading full service laboratories ranging in size from startup to several hundred million dollars.  Experience in various aspects of laboratory operations including immunology, core laboratory, microbiology and infectious diseases, molecular, toxicology, and general management.   Ph.D. in clinical chemistry with reputation for achieving cost savings and efficiencies while maintaining the highest quality standards and for serving physicians, hospitals and other clients with exemplary customer service.  First employee for the two principals that founded American Esoteric Laboratories (AEL) and helped grow that startup through five acquisitions followed by organic growth to over $150 million.  After Sonic Healthcare U.S.A acquired AEL in 2007, became part of Sonic’s operations leadership team that helped grow the company’s U.S. operation from approximately $300 million to almost $800 million.  While at LabCorp, Dr. Sledge had various general and technical management roles.

Carla DellaValle, MT (ASCP)

Director of Laboratory Operations, Co-founder

With over 40 years of laboratory experience spanning LabCorp, American Esoteric Laboratories, Baylor Emergency Medical Centers, and Orchid Cellmark forensic laboratories. ASCP Certified Medical Technologist, CAP inspector with participation in ASCLD, ISO 17025, FQS-I and NFSTC inspections.

Ozzy Ocon, CLS

Laboratory Director, Medical Technologist

B.S. Clinical Laboratory Science and 16 years clinical experience in Hematology, Chemistry, Microbiology in hospitals and laboratory facilities at US Oncology, R.E. Thomas Hospital and Texas A&M Research.

Vickie Taylor, MT (AMT)

Medical Technologist, Hematology/IA/Chemistry Lead

AMT Certified Medical Technologist with degree in Applied Science and 35 years clinical laboratory experience at Covance Clinical. US Toxicology/Medicus, and Baylor Heart Hospital.

Alex K. Stefanowicz, PHR

VP of Operations, Compliance & HR, Co-founder

Certified Professional in Human Resources with over 16 years of healthcare experience at American Esoteric Laboratories, AmeriPath, USMD Hospitals and Cancer Treatment and Low T Center.