Dr. Edith McCarthy is the founder of Care Intensive Pediatrics, PLLC, a pediatric practice specializing in providing "intensive" medical care for infants and
children who required neonatal intensive care, for reasonssuch as premature birth or other neonatal issues. Her goal is to set the standard in high-risk infant/child care in an effort to enhance the lives of these children and their families.
A practicing physician for 12 years, Dr. McCarthy is board-certified in both Pediatric Medicine and Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine with faculty appointments at NYU Medical Center and New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center. She also has admitting privileges at Mount Sinai Medical Center and Lenox Hill Hospital.…
Dr. McCarthy was appointed Instructor of Pediatrics and served as the Child Protection Representative for New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center where she became the first clinical director of The Children’s Advocacy Center of Manhattan, coordinating the investigation of physical or sexual abuse of children
Dr. McCarthy served for six years as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at New York University School of Medicine, where she was in charge of critically ill newborns in the NICU at both NYU and Bellevue Hospitals. During this time, she also published her research results on the early medical treatment of osteogenesis imperfecta (brittle bone disease) in newborns using bisphosphonates
Patient Reviews for Edith McCarthy, MD, FAAP
June 28, 2012by Lana E. (Verified Patient)
Warm and nice doctor
June 4, 2012by Riqueza F. (Verified Patient)
Very thorough and knowledgable. Great bedside manner. Interested in working with her -- certainly.
December 29, 2010by a Verified Patient
She is excellent and took the time to explain everything. Also very accessible, I would highly recommend her to friends and family