Needleman, Joshua MD

Joshua Needleman, MD
Attending Physician,
Pediatric Pulmonology
Primary Address:
948 48th St.
Brooklyn , NY 11219
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Phone: (718) 283-7500
Fax: (718) 635-6331

Second Address:
6701 Bay Parkway, 4th Floor
Brooklyn , NY 11204
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Joshua Needleman, MD

Dr. Needleman is a pediatric pulmonologist specializing in the care of children with respiratory disease. His clinical interests and expertise include asthma, chronic cough, chronic lung disease, exercise physiology, cystic fibrosis, and pulmonary function testing in children, infants and toddlers. He has a strong interest in applying physiologic measurements to the assessment and care of children with lung disease in order to allow them to reach their potential in every way.

Dr. Needleman attended medical school at Temple University in Philadelphia and then Pediatric Residency and Chief Residency at the University of Maryland Medical System in Baltimore. He returned to Philadelphia to complete a fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonology at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children. He has practiced Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine for 15 years in both New York and Los Angeles, most recently at Weill Cornell Medical College in NYC. He has lectured extensively on many pulmonary-related topics and has performed research on the role of both exercise testing and pulmonary function testing in the care of children with respiratory disease. 

Conditions Treated
Dr. Needleman treats a wide variety of conditions including:
  • Asthma
  • Chronic cough
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Exercise Limitation
Medical Education:
Medical School:
Temple University School of Medicine
Unversity of Maryland Medical System
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children

Board Certification:
Pediatric Pulmonology

Department and Division:
Articles Listed in PubMed
Office Hours:
Primary Address:
948 48th St.
Brooklyn , NY 11219

Second Address:
6701 Bay Parkway, 4th Floor
Brooklyn , NY 11204


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