Iyalla E Peterside, MD; MRCP, FAAP

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Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Neonatology & Newborn Services)
Attending Neonatologist, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Attending Neonatologist, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Co-Medical Director, Infant Breathing Disorder Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP)
Department: Pediatrics

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Division of Neonatology
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th St and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 2155905076
Fax: 2153498831
Lab: 2142004662
College of Medicine, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria, 1985.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

I have expertise in the Care of the complex Neonatal patient including but not limited to Chronic Lung disease, the surgical neonate, Babies with pulmonary Hypertension (PPHN).
I also have expertise in the use of Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) in treating Neonates with severe respiratory failure and pulmonary hypertension.
I have expertise in the insertion, care and development of vascular acccess program in the neonate and stemming from that in reducing Central line associated blood stream infections.

Description of Other Expertise

I have expertise in clinical program development such as the Therapeutic Hypothermia and Donor Breast milk programs
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Last updated: 07/25/2023
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