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Pediatrician
11 East Broadway, Suite 12BNew YorkNY10038
(439)

Great doc. Very down to earth, caring and knowledgeable. My 13yr old son loved him. He is good with teens. Staff is very efficient

Appointments available Today
Appointments available Today
Pediatrician
116 East 36th Street, GroundNew YorkNY10016
(90)

Very professional and attention to detail. Excellent experience! Confident the provider took the best approach for my child’s needs.

Appointments available Today
Appointments available Today
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(13)

Fast service, thorough evaluation.

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Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

We really like Dr. Au. I don't prefer really strong medication for my child. Dr. Au suggested to let my child's immune system to fight off his illness, and will prescribe medication only when it's needed. I've stay and keep coming back to Dr. Au ever since initial visit 16 years ago. Both of my child are under her care. I highly recommend her.

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Pediatrician
635 Madison Ave, 12th FlNew YorkNY10022
(8)

From the moment my daughter was born through today, when she is a young adult, Dr Judy has been by our side 100% of the time. She is an incredible diagnostician and extremely warm and a tremendous advocate for her patients. She never fails to return a call and always calms a nervous, panicked mother. We intend to stay with Dr Judy until she kicks us out of her practice.

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Appointments available Today
Pediatrician
Weill Cornell Medicine - 4th Floor
186 Joralemon St, 4th FloorBrooklynNY11201
(8)

I've taken my 10 year old son and 12 year old daughter to Dr. Chung and each time he's been thorough, professional, and personable. The office is efficient and well-run and we usually see him quickly. He takes time to explain what he's doing and seeing and always pauses to see if we have any questions -- the visits never feel rushed. Highly recommend -- hope he's our pediatrician for years to come.

Appointments available Today
Appointments available Today
Pediatrician
Weill Cornell Medicine
40 Worth Street, Suite 402New YorkNY10013
(21)

dr. sandover is wonderful! she has helpful advice and is very thorough. our kids really enjoy her. i wish her staff was easier to reach via email -- they usually don't reply to messages, but this piece unfortunately seems out of her control.

Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Pediatrician
5 Harrison StreetNew YorkNY10013
(278)

The best and mostly thorough Dr.

Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

Dr. Mei Wong has excellent bedside manner. Always addressed my questions comprehensively. She's able to provide various suggestions and opinions for concerns.

Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Pediatrician
217 Grand Street, 5th FloorNew YorkNY10013
(4)

Everything is great

Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

Very informative and helpful.

Appointments available Wed, Aug 28
Appointments available Wed, Aug 28
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(27)

If I can rate it over a 5 star..i would the doctor is great the staff was amazing...the wait time was not as bad as I expected it to be...

Appointments available Fri, Aug 30
Appointments available Fri, Aug 30
Pediatrician
Mount Sinai Doctors Brooklyn Heights
300 Cadman Plaza WBrooklynNY11201
(8)

Dr. Kantrowitz was able to see us right away. She gave us clear, concise advice and was very considerate, gentle and warm with our infant daughter. We would definitely continue seeing her in the future.

Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Pediatrician
Mount Sinai Pediatrics Union Square
10 Union Square East, Suite 5MNew YorkNY10003
(3)

The doc was very pleasant my son loved her she asked him questions and listen to him she also took her time and took his concerns seriously and examine him throughly love love loved her

Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Appointments available Mon, Aug 26
Pediatrician
2 5th Ave, #6New YorkNY10011
(52)

Dr Kochin seems very knowledgeable. My son was a bit reticent to talk about his issues at first but the doctor did put him at ease. I thought his initial consultation was thorough. My biggest issue was the wait time. Also, his front desk staff were not that nice.

Appointments available Wed, Aug 28
Appointments available Wed, Aug 28
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

She’s amazing and so sweet. I love her!! She really makes the kids feel really comfortable. And she respects any decisions you make for your child.

Appointments available Thu, Sep 5
Appointments available Thu, Sep 5
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

Dr. Zhu is good. The visit over all was fast and nice today. Dr. Zhu is very attentive and patient. She will review my child past medical history thoroughly.

Appointments available Fri, Sep 6
Appointments available Fri, Sep 6
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

Dr. Soohoo is very good. Seen Dr. Soohoo for many years. Always have been very attentive and very patient!

Appointments available Fri, Sep 6
Appointments available Fri, Sep 6
Pediatrician
Mount Sinai Pediatrics Union Square
10 Union Square East, Suite 5MNew YorkNY10003
(3)

We took our newborn for her first visit and were disappointed. We had to ask for her height and weight in inches and pounds rather than her explanation of how many grams our daughter had lost and should gain as well as her current length. Her length was also incorrect, unless she's Benjamin Button there's no reason for our daughters length to be an inch and a half less than that of her birth. The most frustrating part though was her interrogation proceeding when we as parents informed her that we wanted to delay injecting our newborn with chemicals, which was followed by "If you want to continue to be seen at this clinic I highly recommend getting her vaccinated". As I understand it, it's a parents right.

Appointments available Wed, Aug 28
Appointments available Wed, Aug 28
Pediatrician
125 Walker StNew YorkNY10013
(8)

Love Dr. Chao. She is very informative and pays a great deal of attention to your child. The wait time isn’t bad and every one in the office is very friendly. The office communicates very well and does everything pretty fast. Dr. Chao and her entire team is so efficient and knowledgeable. She sees a lot of patient but takes the time out to stay up to date with her patients. I love her attention to details. 5 star all around!

Appointments available Tue, Sep 10
Appointments available Tue, Sep 10

New York Pediatricians

The American Academy of Pediatrics defines pediatrics as “the specialty of medical science concerned with the physical, mental, and social health of children from birth to young adulthood.” In other words, a pediatrician is a doctor who provides a broad range of healthcare to newborns, infants, children and adolescents until the age of 18.


Pediatricians have varied preventative and diagnostic responsibilities, from conducting physical exams, to dealing with emergencies such as fractures. A pediatrician can gain additional training to specialize in fields like oncology, cardiology, urology, neurology or gastroenterology. Pediatricians have specialized training in managing children’s health and focus on treating childhood illnesses. This distinguishes them from other physicians and makes them well-equipped to maintain your child’s overall well-being.

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A pediatrician’s training

After completing medical school, a doctor must undergo at least three years of specialized residency training in pediatrics. During the medical residency, the doctor is trained to treat a wide range of conditions. After the residency, a pediatrician may opt to take a written exam to be board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

 

When to visit a pediatrician

It is never too soon to choose a pediatrician for your child. It is important to find one who is gentle, yet competent to provide the best care. The first two years are known to be crucial in terms of a baby's development, and you will likely have to visit the doctor’s office a few days after birth, followed by frequent checkups for the first several years. Once your child has turned 3, the frequency of visits will lessen, as advised by the doctor.


Visiting a pediatrician for routine checkups, even if your child is not sick, can help promote a healthy lifestyle and prevent illness. Regular immunizations may be required, and physical checkups help keep track of the child’s health and development. You should feel free to make an appointment with the doctor, even for the most seemingly minor reasons such as medicines and behavior of the child. You can read this article for tips on preparing your child for a visit to the doctor’s office.

 

Sources: American Academy of Pediatrics, The Nemours Foundation

 

The content herein is provided for general informational purposes only and is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Medical information changes constantly, and therefore the content on this website should not be assumed to be current, complete or exhaustive. Always seek the advice of your doctor before starting or changing treatment. If you think you may have a medical emergency, please call your doctor or 9-1-1 (in the United States) immediately.

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