Suhas M. Nafday, MD

Director Newborn Services at Weiler Children’s Hospital at Montefiore Bronx NY
Professor of Pediatrics Albert Einstein College of Medicine Bronx NY

Contact Information

P: 718.904.4105 F: 718.904.2659

Primary Location

Montefiore Weiler Hospital1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301


  • Specialties & Focus


    • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
  • Education & Training


    Residency Program

    Maimonides Medical Center

    Safdarjang Hospital


    Mount Sinai Medical Center

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Suhas Nafday, MD, MRCP (Ire), DCH, FAAP, is Director, Newborn Services and Director, Neonatal Hypothermia Program at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore and Professor, Pediatrics at Montefiore Einstein. Dr. Nafday’s clinical focus is on neonatal ventilation, necrotizing enterocolitis and neonatal quality improvement and patient safety.

    After receiving his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery from the University College of Medical Sciences in New Delhi, India, Dr. Nafday attended the University of Delhi in New Delhi, India, earning his Doctor of Medicine in pediatrics in 1982. He completed a pediatrics residency at Safdarjung Hospital, University of Delhi in 1982. In 1999, he completed a two-year pediatric residency at Infant and Children's Hospital of Brooklyn at Maimonides Medical Center. He then pursued a neonatal-perinatal fellowship at Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital, completing it in 2002. In 2010, Dr. Nafday completed the clinical quality fellowship program with the Greater New York Hospital Association and the United Hospital Fund.

    Dr. Nafday maintains an active clinical research focus, having authored or co-authored many peer-reviewed publications, and is listed on two NIH grants. He has written multiple book chapters in prominent pediatrics and neonatology textbooks. He has also been an active presenter at regional, national and international meets with multiple awards for his presentations. Dr. Nafday has been a reviewer for many manuscripts in various neonatal and pediatric journals.

    Dr. Nafday is board certified and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He is a member of several professional societies.

  • Locations

    Primary Location

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital

    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301

    P: 718.904.4105 F: 718.904.2659

    Additional Locations

    The Children's Hospital at Montefiore
    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403 P: 718.741.2426 Additional Details
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461 Additional Details