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Ian R Holzman, MD
Pediatrics Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    • Positions
    • PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
    • PROFESSOR | Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Science
    • Specialties
    • Pediatrics Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    • Pediatrics
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
Dr. Ian Holzman is currently Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Newborn Medicine in the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics. He received his medical degree from the University of Pittsburgh and he completed his pediatric training at the Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh. He did a fellowship in neonatology at the University of Colorado and then was on the neonatal faculty at the University of Pittsburgh prior to coming to Mount Sinai to become the Chief of Newborn Medicine and Professor of Pediatrics, Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences.

He presently serves as the Vice Chair for Hospital Operations and Faculty  Affairs in the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics. Among other responsibilities, Dr. Holzman is the President of the Independent Physicians Organization, the Chair of the Ethics Committee and the In-Patient Operations Committee, and a member of the Board of Governors of the Faculty Practice Association. He also serves on the Hospital Professionalism Committee, the Credentials Committee, the Appointments and Promotions Committee, the Emergency Management Committee and various Quality Assurance Committees. Dr. Holzman also serves as the Director of Newborn Services for the Mount Sinai Health System.


Neonatal & Perinatal Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Focus

  • Anoxic Brain Damage
  • Intubation And Mechanical Ventilation
  • Necrotizing Enterocolitis
  • Neonatal Sepsis
  • Patent Ductus Arteriosus
  • Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Premature Birth
  • Respiratory Distress Syndrome
  • Small Bowel Obstruction


MD, University of Pittsburgh

Residency, Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Residency, Pediatrics
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

Fellowship, Perinatal Medicine
University of Colorado