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Keeping kids healthy—it’s what we do
Our pediatricians and pediatric nurse practitioners treat babies, toddlers, children, teens and young adults. And it’s our mission for every child in our care to grow up happy, healthy and fit.

Why choose a Cohen Children's pediatrician?

For more than 35 years, the pediatricians of Cohen Children’s have provided family-oriented pediatric services and comprehensive well-care to children across Nassau and Suffolk counties. We pride ourselves on getting to know all our patients and their families, allowing for individualized attention and personalized care. Our experienced, board-certified physicians and nurse practitioners work in association with the nationally recognized pediatric experts at Cohen Children’s Medical Center, one of the nation’s preeminent pediatric hospitals, to bring the most advanced and compassionate care to our community.

 About us

The health and wellbeing of your child is of the utmost importance to us. Whether you are in need of expert medical advice or are simply in need of a listening ear, we are here for you. Our goal is to be your child’s comprehensive medical home from birth to adulthood, and our focus is on caring for your child and your family as a whole—all while delivering evidence-based, comprehensive medical care. 

While our practice has been in continuous operation for more than 75 years, our facility is state-of-the-art. We have the knowledge, resources and network you need to know you’ve found not only the best care, but also a safe, nurturing and compassionate place to make a regular part of your family’s life.

We have everything you need to be prepared for your visit, including downloadable forms and a list of what to bring with you.

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Your community doctor—with access to top resources

When you choose one of our general pediatric locations, you also gain seamless access to our specialty services at Cohen Children’s Medical Center—ranked among the nation’s best children’s hospitals by U.S. News & World Report every year since 2007. Cohen Children’s has a broad array of pediatric specialty services so that our patients get the excellent care they deserve. These resources also help your pediatrician or nurse practitioner care for even the most complicated cases.

You’re our partner in care

Children are our patients, but parents are our partners—we involve parents in the decision-making process every step of the way. Because only you can decide what’s best for your child. And when kids are old enough, we involve them, too, so they can get a head start on making smart choices about their health.

Our pediatricians

Brian Seth Blinderman, MD

Specialties: Pediatrics

Jeffrey Neal Olin, MD

Specialties: Pediatrics

Philip S. Steinfeld, MD

Specialties: Pediatrics
Debbie J. Ekstrom, NP

Debbie J. Ekstrom, NP

Cohen Children's Northwell Health Physician Partners General Pediatrics at Hewlett
1575 BroadwayHewlett, NY 11557
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