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Children's Hospital Leadership

 

Experts in pediatric and newborn care

 

Because we are a full-service, accredited Children's Hospital, we bring together expertise from all medical specialties to provide exceptional care. Our specialists work in multidisciplinary groups which include physicians, nursing and administrative leadership. These multidisciplinary teams are dedicated to all areas of your child's health and coordinate an optimal care plan. 

 

Meet our Medical Leaders, Pediatrics Department

 

Jeffrey Avner, MD

Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Vice Chair, Clinical Services
Maimonides Children's Hospital

 
 

George Foltin, MD

Vice Chair, Department of Pediatrics

Vice Chair, Clinical Services

Maimonides Children's Hospital

 

Michael Marcus, MD

Vice Chair, Pediatric Ambulatory Network
Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine & Allergy/Immunology
Assistant Vice President Marketing, Pediatrics

Alok Bhutada, MD

Director, Neonatology

Director, Newborn Services

Mohamed Gaffoor, MD

Director, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine (PICU)

Ludovico Guarini, MD

Director, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology

Daniel Hechtman, MD

Director, Pediatric Surgery

Gabriel Kupchik, MD

Director, Pediatric Genetics

Juan Kupferman, MD, MPH

Director, Pediatric Nephrology

Olatubosun Odusi, MD

Director, Subspecialty Services

Co-Director, General Pediatrics

 

Prema Ramaswamy, MD

Director, Pediatric Cardiology

Ingrid Walker-Descartes, MD

Director, Pediatric Residency Program

Graciela Wetzler, MD

Director, Pediatric Gastroenterology