The Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital Establishes New Subspecialty Practice in Westchester County

Three pediatric subspecialists from the Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital are now available for families in the Westchester county area.

New York
 – April 27, 2012 /Press Release/  –– 

The Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital has expanded its reach of renowned comprehensive care, offering pediatric specialty services to families in Westchester County. The Mount Sinai Pediatric Subspecialty Practice, located in Mamaroneck, features multiple specialties including cardiology, orthopedics, gastroenterology and endocrinology.

Three pediatric subspecialists from the Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital are now available for families in the Westchester county area. Ira Parness, MD, Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Keith Breglio, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, and Abigail Allen, MD, Assistant Professor , Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, have joined together to form The Mount Sinai Pediatric Subspecialty Practice. Molly Regelmann, MD, will also be joining the practice soon as a pediatric endocrinology specialist.

"We are excited to open the new practice to provide local families with the care options they need closer to home," said Lisa Satlin, MD, Professor and Chair of Pediatrics at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. "Westchester parents will be able to receive stellar care services for which The Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital is known."

The Mount Sinai Pediatric Subspecialty Practice will be located at PM Pediatrics, an established after hours urgent care facility in Mamaroneck. PM Pediatrics’ Medical Director, Dr. Karin Sadow, is the former Chief of the Pediatric Emergency Department at Mount Sinai.   

The Mount Sinai Pediatric Subspecialty Practice is open on Wednesdays from 8 am – 1 pm at PM Pediatrics, located at 620 East Boston Post Road, Mamaroneck, NY. Families may make appointments by calling (914) 885-2525.

About The Mount Sinai Medical Center 

The Mount Sinai Medical Center encompasses both The Mount Sinai Hospital and Mount Sinai School of Medicine. Established in 1968, Mount Sinai School of Medicine is one of the leading medical schools in the United States. The Medical School is noted for innovation in education, biomedical research, clinical care delivery, and local and global community service. It has more than 3,400 faculty in 32 departments and 14 research institutes, and ranks among the top 20 medical schools both in National Institutes of Health (NIH) funding and by U.S. News & World Report. 

The Mount Sinai Hospital, founded in 1852, is a 1,171-bed tertiary- and quaternary-care teaching facility and one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most-respected voluntary hospitals. In 2011, U.S. News & World Report ranked The Mount Sinai Hospital 16th on its elite Honor Roll of the nation’s top hospitals based on reputation, safety, and other patient-care factors. Of the top 20 hospitals in the United States, Mount Sinai is one of 12 integrated academic medical centers whose medical school ranks among the top 20 in NIH funding and U.S. News & World Report and whose hospital is on the U.S. News & World Report Honor Roll. Nearly 60,000 people were treated at Mount Sinai as inpatients last year, and approximately 560,000 outpatient visits took place. 

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