General Pediatrics

Within the Division of General Pediatrics at Kravis Children’s Hospital, we offer your child and your family an unparalleled health care experience that is friendly and easy to navigate. Our expert general pediatricians are leaders in clinical care, the patient and family experience, and evidence-based medicine. Our medical assistants, front desk and back office personnel, and all the other members of our team make you and your child feel that Mount Sinai Pediatrics is your home for personalized and comprehensive medicine.

Outpatient Care

At our outpatient practices, we focus on well-child care and prevention, while also providing a vast array of additional services including sick visits, pre-operative evaluations, and parenting and social support. Our primary care doctors work closely with the pediatric sub-specialists in all departments within the Mount Sinai Health System, including laboratory medicine, radiology, and other special care departments to ensure that your child’s care at Mount Sinai is seamless and comprehensive in scope.

Inpatient Care

Through our Pediatric Hospital Medicine Service, we are committed to providing the highest level of evidence-based and family-centered inpatient care for hospitalized children. We aim to deliver safe, effective, and high quality care while fostering education in the field of Pediatric Hospital Medicine through research.

Research

Our doctors are also extensively involved in research. What we learn through our research then helps us improve our clinical services. Areas of research include:

  • Second-hand tobacco smoke exposure
  • Marijuana smoke exposure
  • Early literacy
  • Social determinants of health
  • Quality improvement
  • Asthma treatment and prevention
  • Environmental health

Meet Our Team

Division Chief
Karen Wilson, MD, MPH

Leadership

Lindsey Douglas, MD, MSCR, Inpatient Medical Director, Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Lisa Boguski-Filgueira, MD, Medical Director, Pediatrics Associates

Sharon Edwards, MD, Director, Pediatric School Based Health Centers

Christopher Clemens, MD, Medical Director, Ambulatory Pediatrics MS Queens

Alefiyah Malbari, MD, Medical Director, Faculty Practice Associates

Blair Hammond, MD, Founding Director, Faculty Practice Associates

Elaine Lin, MD, Medical Director, Visiting Doctors Program

Administrative Manager
Michele Waldman

Clinical Research Coordinator
Katrina Leung

Our Locations

Through General Pediatrics - Faculty Practice Associates, we offer comprehensive pediatric care including well child preventive visits, sick care, guidance on development and nutrition, and parenting tips and resources.

Through Pediatrics Associates, we provide comprehensive, affordable health care for children with an emphasis on prevention.

Through Pediatric School-Based Health Centers, we deliver comprehensive primary care, mental health care and preventative services to students in pre-kindergarten through 12th grade.

Through Pediatric Hospital Medicine, we deliver comprehensive, evidence-based, state-of-the-art, family-centered inpatient medical care at Kravis Children's Hospital.

Our rapidly growing division in the Department of Pediatrics is dedicated to providing excellent patient care to your child and your family, while working with a wide range of affiliated sites. We also offer services at:

Department of Pediatrics at Mount Sinai Queens

Department of Pediatrics at The Brooklyn Hospital Center

Mount Sinai Union Square