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Leslie S. Kerzner, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Associate Director, Special Care Nursery

Director, Newborn Developmental Follow-up Program

  • Phone: 617-724-9040
Departments
Department of Pediatrics

Specialties

  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Neurodevelopmental Disabilities
  • Neonatology - Newborn Services
  • Neonatology - Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
Clinical Interests
Neonatal abstinence syndrome
Developmental outcome of prematurity
Parenting a sick newborn
Comfort and support after neonatal loss
Breastfeeding
Locations
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Education
MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine
Residency, Hasbro Children's Hospital
Fellowship, Women and Infants Hospital/Care New England
Board Certifications
Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics
Gender
Female
Patient Gateway
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Patient Age Group
Pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

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Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Natalia’s Story: Compassionate Care Helps Premature Infant Thrive

Natalia Nowakowski was born prematurely at 29 weeks with a host of medical issues. With help from the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, the Special Care Nursery and the Newborn Developmental Follow-Up Clinic at MassGeneral Hospital for Children, Natalia, now 3 years old, is a thriving as a happy, healthy preschooler with a love for music and dance.

Neonatal Critical Care Unit
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-9040
Phone 2: 617-724-9016
Fax: 617-724-9346

Neonatal Critical Care Unit
55 Fruit Street
Boston, MA 02114-2696

Phone: 617-724-9040
Phone 2: 617-724-9016
Fax: 617-724-9346

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