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    • Position
    • ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR | Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    • Specialties
    • Pediatrics
    • Pediatric Cardiology
    • Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
    • Language
    • English
    • Hospital Affiliations
    • Mount Sinai Queens
    • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai
    • Mount Sinai Beth Israel
    • Mount Sinai Brooklyn
    • The Mount Sinai Hospital
    • Mount Sinai Morningside and Mount Sinai West

Scott I. Aydin, MD is Associate Professor of Pediatrics in the Divisions of Pediatric Critical Care and Cardiology in the Jack and Lucy Clark Department of Pediatrics at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital and Medical Director of the Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. Dr. Aydin obtained his undergraduate degree from New York University and received his medical degree from the Sackler School of Medicine American Program.  He completed his Pediatric residency at Cohen Children’s Medical Center followed by a fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care medicine and Pediatric Cardiology.  In addition to specializing in both pediatric cardiology and pediatric critical care medicine and focusing his efforts on the care of the child in the cardiac critical care unit, Dr. Aydin’s research interests include studying the interaction between the heart and kidney in the post-open heart surgical patient, mechanical support for heart failure, Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, postoperative arrhythmias and follow-up of the infant with single ventricle.

Read “How a Baby in Heart Failure Received a Transplant as the COVID-19 Pandemic Ravaged New York City Hospitals" in the 2021 Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital Report.


Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Focus


MD, Sackler School of Medicine

Residency, Pediatrics
Hofstra University

Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care
Hofstra University

Fellowship, Pediatric Cardiology
Hofstra University