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ThinkstockPhotos-185943391_316x210NeonatologyWhen it comes to providing the best care for your little one, we deliver. Whether your infant is healthy, has a mild illness, was born preterm, or has a critical congenital or acquired condition, our specialists refer you to the right facility, transport your baby safely and swiftly, determine a course of treatment, and deliver high-quality care. We offer:

  • Infant intensive care and diagnostic evaluation
  • Prenatal consultation for high-risk obstetric patients and babies with a prenatal problem
  • Attendance at high-risk deliveries
  • Care for low birth weight and premature babies
  • Care for critically ill full-term babies
  • Specialized care for newborn lung problems, including high-frequency ventilation, nitric oxide treatment and extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO)
  • Therapeutic hypothermia (head and whole body cooling) for the prevention of brain injury
  • Specialized care for newborn babies with medical and surgical conditions
  • Care for babies with neonatal seizures and perinatal stroke
  • Neonatal transport service (718-904-4032)
  • Individualized developmental assessment and care for premature infants
  • Developmental follow-up care in collaboration with your child's pediatrician and the New York State Early Intervention Program
Each year, our Neonatology Division delivers consistent, high-quality, and family-focused care to thousands of parents and infants.


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