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MD, University Of California At San Francisco, 1980 - 1984
BA, Yale University School Of Medicine, 1976 - 1980
New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 1990 - 1991
Westchester County Medical Center, Pediatric Pulmonology, 1991 - 1994
- Internship & Residency
Children's Hospital, Pediatrics, 1984 - 1987
- Board Certifications
Subspecialty Board Of Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine - Certified, 1994
Get to Know Me
Dr. Kanengiser was featured in the Jewish Standard's feature on flu shots for children. Read the article.
What are some of the specific conditions you treat?
Treats pediatric patients up to 21 years of age with a full range of respiratory issues, including asthma, coughs (recurrent or persistent), wheezing (recurrent or persistent), pneumonia (bacterial and viral), exercise-related breathing difficulties, chest pain, noisy breathing. Click here for more information about pediatric pulmonology services. If you have questions about whether I can help your child, please call the office.
What would you like patients to know about your approach to care?
I view my relationships with patients and their families as teamwork. My goal for your child is your goal. I aim to enable all my patients to avoid emergency room visits and hospitalizations, and to breathe easier. I strive to develop treatment plans that allow patients and families to control their symptoms, rather than letting their symptoms control them.
What inspired you to become a doctor?
I knew I had found my calling during my overnight shifts as a pediatric resident in Boston in the neonatal intensive care unit. I would pick up the "older" babies from their incubators, carry them over to a rocking chair, and hold them. They warmed me as I kept them warm and I knew that my work was giving them a better shot at life. I've been dedicated to helping children ever since.
Awards & Accolades
Best Doctor List NY Metro area
Castle and Connolly
Last 14 editions (5th through current 18th edition)
Top Doctors for Children
2010 - 2015
New York Magazine
2006 - 2012
Publications & Research
Forced Expiratory Maneuvers In Young Children Aged 3 to 5 Years
Electrocariograph Findings in Children with Lyme Disease
Pediaric Emergency Care
Knotting of a Bladder Catheter
Pediatric Emergency Care
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