Department of Pediatrics

Recognized as among the top children’s hospitals in several specialties, Mount Sinai has created an alliance with the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, one of the nation’s leading hospitals, to give children in the New York metropolitan area access to an unprecedented scope of pediatric services with access to the newest treatments and expertise in fetal medicine, pediatric cardiac care, and pediatric oncology.

This report highlights:

  • Peter Pastuszko, MD, renowned pediatric cardiac surgeon, who has joined Mount Sinai
  • Defining a genetic framework for inflammatory bowel disease
  • A pioneering treatment for Batten’s disease
  • A rare neoplasm, surgery, and novel intraperitoneal therapy
  • Research on asthma and infectious disease
  • A complex case of aHUS