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Alexandre N. Darani, MD

Contact Information

P: 718.920.7200 F: 718.547.2929

Primary Location

The Children's Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403
  • Specialties & Focus

    Specialties

    • Pediatric Surgery
  • Education & Training

    Training

    Residency Program

    Jura Bernois Hospital

    Geneva University Children's Hospital

    Lausanne University Hospital-CHUV

    Red Cross Children HospitalUniversity of Cape Town

    Fellowship

    Westmead Children's Hospital

    Northwestern University/ Children's Memorial Hosp.

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Alexandre N. Darani, MD MSc, is Pediatric Surgeon at Montefiore and Assistant Professor of Surgery at our Albert Einstein College of Medicine. His clinical focus is surgery in children and newborns. He also specializes in pediatric hepatobiliary surgery, including the management of portal hypertension, liver and kidney transplant surgery, minimally invasive thoracic and abdominal surgery, neonatal surgery, oncology and short bowel syndrome management.

    In 1999, Dr. Darani received his Doctor of Medicine from the Federal Public Health Office of Switzerland after completing Medical School at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Lausanne. In 2001, Dr. Darani completed a Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering at the Polytechnic School of Montreal and the Research Centre at St. Justine Children’s Hospital in Canada, focusing on biomaterials and tissue engineering. He returned to Switzerland to continue his training, completing residency in Pediatric Surgery at Lausanne University Hospital in 2002, General Surgery residency at the Jura-Bernois Canton Hospital in 2004, and Neonatology Intensive Care at Lausanne University Hospital in 2005. To follow, Dr. Darani completed 3 years of specialization in Pediatric Surgery at the Red Cross Children’s Hospital through the University of Cape Town before returning to Geneva. He became Fellow in Pediatric Surgery and Urology at the University Children’s Hospital at the University of Geneva in 2011. After working one year as an Attending Pediatric Surgeon in the Italian side of Switzerland, he subspecialized in pediatric hepatobiliary and transplant surgery completing a three-year Pediatric Transplant Fellowship at the Children’s Hospital at Westmead in Sydney, Australia in 2016 and a two-year Fellowship in Transplant Surgery at the Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Lurie Children’s Hospital in Chicago in 2018.

    Dr. Darani’s clinical research work has been published in numerous peer-reviewed journals and chapters and has been presented nationally and internationally. His current research focus on translational research related to biomedical engineering like hepatic and enteric regenerative medicine and new development in minimal invasive surgery.

    In 2015, Dr. Darani received the Lorimer Teaching Award for clinical surgical teaching, given to him by the Sydney Medical Program at the University of Sydney. He is board certified by the FMH College of Medicine of Switzerland and a member of numerous professional societies, including the American Society of Transplant Surgeons, the Swiss Pediatric Surgeons Society and the International Pediatric Transplantation Association.

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children's Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.920.7200 F: 718.547.2929


    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Wakefield Campus
    600 East 233rd StreetBronx, NY 10466-2604 P: 718.920.7200 F: 718.547.2929 Additional Details
    Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
    1250 Waters PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2720 P: 718.920.7200 F: 718.547.2929 Additional Details
    Montefiore Weiler Hospital
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301 P: 718.920.7200 F: 718.547.2929 Additional Details
    Montefiore Greene Medical Arts Pavilion
    3400 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2404 P: 718.920.7200 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Center
    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401 P: 718.920.7200 F: 718.547.2929 Additional Details
    HARTSDALE PRACTICE PEDIATRIC GENERAL SURGERY
    141 South Central AvenueHARTSDALE, NY 10530-2319 Additional Details
    MINEOLA BLVD AT 120 PEDIATRIC GENERAL SURGERY
    120 Mineola BlvdMINEOLA, NY 11501 Additional Details
    CHAM 5 PRACTICE GENERAL SURGERY
    3415 Bainbridge Avenue, 5th FloorBRONX, NY 10467-2403 Additional Details
    HUTCH II PEDIATRIC GENERAL SURGERY
    1250 Waters PlaceBronx, NY 10461 Additional Details
    MOSES ADULT ABDOMINAL TRANSPLANTATION
    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467 Additional Details
    CHAM 4 PRACTICE GENERAL SURGERY
    3415 Bainbridge AveBronx, NY 10467-2403 Additional Details
    CHAM 3 PRACTICE GENERAL SURGERY
    3415 Bainbridge Ave, 3rd FloorBronx, NY 10467-2403 Additional Details
    YDR Geriatrics & Nephrology, LLP
    4141 Carpenter AvenueBronx, NY 10466 Additional Details
    MEDICAL ARTS PAVILION TRANSPLANT SURGERY
    3400 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2404 Additional Details
    M-E CENTER FOR CANCER CARE HEPATOLOGY (MECCC)
    1521 Jarrett PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2606 Additional Details
    M-E CENTER FOR CANCER CARE TRANSPLANT SURGERY (MECCC)
    1521 Jarrett PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2606 Additional Details
    CARPENTER AVE AT 4141 TRANSPLANT SURGERY
    4141 Carpenter AvenueBronx, NY 10466-2600 Additional Details