Denise J. Nunez, MD

Medical Director, LINCS Complex Care Program; Attending Pediatrics Intensivist, Children’s Hospital at Montefiore
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.741.2432 F: 718.405.5260

Primary Location

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403


  • Specialties & Focus


    • Critical Care Medicine
    • Pediatrics
    Clinical Focus
    • Family-centered care rounds
    • pediatric cardiac intensive care
    Research Focus
    • Children’s psychological and behavioral responses to pediatric intensive care unit hospitalizations
    • family-centered care rounds
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    Universidad Nacional Pedro Henriquez Urena


    Residency Program

    Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center


    Children's Hospital at Montefiore

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Dr. Nunez, a bilingual attending physician in Pediatric Critical Care, is driven by her passion to provide medical care and relief in areas where health care is limited or difficult. Through missionary trips to the Dominican Republic and El Salvador, she has touched the lives of patients and their families in those countries. At The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, Dr. Nunez instituted patient- and family-centered care rounds in the Pediatric Critical Care Unit, ensuring that patients and families are the focus of care and are treated with dignity and respect, with consideration of their cultural values.

  • Publications
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    Articles & Dissertations

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.741.2432 F: 718.405.5260

    Additional Locations

    Divino Nino Pediatrics, PLLC
    557 East Fordham RoadBronx, NY 10458 P: 347.590.0660 F: 718.220.2252 Additional Details
    Montefiore Medical Center
    111 East 210th StreetBronx, NY 10467-2401 P: 718.741.2000 F: 718.654.6692 Additional Details