UPDATED 11/15/18: Please click here or see below for an important change in recommendation regarding the measles outbreak for our patients who live in or go to school in Rockland County. In accordance with the Rockland County Department of Health: All children 6-12 months of age should receive 1 dose of MMR. This dose will not count towards… Read more →
With four decades of pediatric practice, Chestnut Ridge Pediatric’s own Dr. Berkowitz has penned his words of wisdom in a wonderful parenting guide and medical memoir. Drawing on the commonsense tradition of beloved pediatrician and parenting guide author Dr. Benjamin Spock, Instructions not Included offers new (and newly flummoxed) parents the sound advice and heartfelt encouragement… Read more →
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) announced that our practice has received recognition from the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) program for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term participative relationships. The practice is recognized at level three of the program, the highest achievable level. The program’s standards emphasize enhanced… Read more →
We congratulate Dr. Berkowitz on being named in the prestigious New York Magazine’s Top Doctors list for 2013, one of only three New Jersey pediatricians to make the list. Dr. Berkowitz has been with Chestnut Ridge Pediatrics for almost 40 years (since 1976) and is now treating some third generation patients.