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Our Team

  • Faculty


    Nicole A. Hayde, MD

    Attending Physician, Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children's Hospital at Montefiore Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Albert Einstein College of Medicine



    • Pediatric Nephrology

    Contact Information

    P: 7186551120 F: (718) 652-3136

    Primary Location

    The Children's Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-24039 More Locations

  • Fellows

    Abby Basalely, MD

    Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University


    Kaye Brathwaite, MD

    Saint Louis University School of Medicine


    Denver Brown, MD

    Howard University College of Medicine


    Dianne Liu, MD

    Drexel University College of Medicine


    Dien Duong, MD

    University of Medicine and Pharmacy of Ho Chi Minh City


    Sonia Solomon, DO

    Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine


  • Other Team Members

    Crystal Mendoza

    Administrative Assistant to the Division Chief


    Lauren Cruz, MS, RD, CDN

    Renal Nutritionist


    Lauren Guerra RN,MSN,CPNP


    Maria Balingit

    Training Program Coordinator


    Patricia Flynn, RN, MSN


    Wilma Palacios, FNP-BC

    Nurse Palacios has worked as a pediatric nurse for 19 years. In that time, she has cared for pediatric patients ranging from neonate through the beginning of adulthood in a variety of settings, including long-term-care, oncology, neurology, general pediatrics, pediatric intensive care, gastroenterology, and nephrology.