Best Pediatricians in Queens – Voted By Local Parents

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Searching for a pediatrician in Queens can be a daunting task especially when you don’t know where to look. Most parents ask their friends for pediatrician recommendations and here at Queens Mamas have a lot of friends! We asked our amazing Facebook page for their recommendations and here is what they said:

Astoria Pediatricians

Dr. Demetrios Markouizos - Astoria 

According to his website, Dr. Markouizos specializations include: asthma, gastroesophageal reflux and cardiopulmonary resuscitation. He is fluent in Greek, English, Spanish and French. Dr. Markouizos is also an Attending Pediatrician at: North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New York Hospital Medical Center of Queens.

Dr. Paul -Astoria

“Dr. Paul” as coined by Astoria locals, is the go to pediatrician in the Ditmars area of Astoria. Appointments are simple and fast and the doctors are caring and attentive.

Dr. Mike and Chris Iordanou – Astoria Pediatrics

“Astoria Pediatrics have been wonderful. Dr. Mike and Chris Iordanou have calmed me and supported us through lots of bumps and bruises. They are fantastic!!”


Bayside Pediatricians

Children’s Medical Group - Bayside

According to their website, The doctors at Children’s Medical Group “believe that children are important and deserve the very best of care. As a family, you and your child will be able to form a close association with your pediatrician and build a foundation for a long-term relationship dedicated to the growth and development of your child.”

Dr. Jonathan Horwitz – Bayside Pediatric Specialists
“…All the doctors at Bayside Pediatric Specialists are good. They all made my son feel comfortable, but Dr. Jonathan Horwitz was the only one who was able to convince him to take his shots willingly. Now when he gets sick he actually asks to go to the doctor & asks if his favorite doctor that gives the “magic shots” will be there.


Flushing Pediatricians

Dr. Alice Lau  – Flushing

Dr. Lau is hard to find on the internet but she is among the doctor’s mentioned on this list none the less.


Forest Hills Pediatricians

Dr. Izak Reischer – Forest Hills

Dr. Reischer has a 4.5 star rating on Health Grades with a private practice in Forest Hills.

Dr. Benetta Yee 

Dr. Yee has a 5 star rating on Health Grades and is recommended by local Forest Hills Parents on our Facebook page.

Dr. Rivkin at Forest Hills Pediatrics

Forest Hills pediatrics was not only recommended but it also happens to have it’s own blog. Check it out here. 


Jackson Heights Pediatricians

Dr. Kevin Charlotten – Jackson Heights & Elmhurst 

We have a soft spot for Dr. Charlotten since he has contributed to our blog but he was first on the list of family doctors recommended when we asked our friends on Facebook!


Sunnyside Pediatricians

Dr. Fakhuri  Sunnyside

View Dr. Fakuri’s profile at the above link.


Know any we missed? please comment below and tell us who your favorite doctor is in Queens NYC.
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