Dr. Abbot Laptook MD Neonatologist

Dr. Abbot Laptook is a neonatologist in Providence, Rhode Island and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Rhode Island Hospital and Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine and has been in practice for 38 years. He is one of 8 doctors at Rhode Island Hospital and one of 22 at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island who specialize in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Neonatologist: General Neonatology

Hospital Affiliation

Rhode Island Hospital

Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island
Ranked #19 in Pediatrics: Neonatology

Education & Medical Training

North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System
Residency, Pediatrics, 1976–1979

State University of New York Downstate Medical Center College of Medicine
Class of 1976

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CT State Medical License
Active through 2014

MA State Medical License
Active through 2014

RI State Medical License
Active through 2014

TX State Medical License
Active through 2015

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

Mortality and Morbidity of VLBW Infants With Trisomy 13 or Trisomy 18.
Boghossian, N. S.,Hansen, N. I.,Bell, E. F.,Stoll, B. J.,Murray, J. C.,Carey, J. C.,Adams-Chapman, I.,Shankaran, S.,Walsh, M. C.,Laptook, A. R.,Faix, R. G.,Newman, N. S.,Hale, E. C.,Das, A.,Wilson, L. D.,Hensman, A. M.,Grisby, C.,Collins, M. V.,Vasil, D. M.,Finkle, J.,Maffett, D.,Ball, M. B.,Lacy, C. B.,Bara, R.,Higgins, R. D.

Evaluating retinopathy of prematurity screening guidelines for 24- to 27-week gestational age infants.
Kennedy, K. A.,Wrage, L. A.,Higgins, R. D.,Finer, N. N.,Carlo, W. A.,Walsh, M. C.,Laptook, A. R.,Faix, R. G.,Yoder, B. A.,Schibler, K.,Gantz, M. G.,Das, A.,Newman, N. S.,Phelps, D. L.

Incidence, Management, and Outcomes of Cardiovascular Insufficiency in Critically Ill Term and Late Preterm Newborn Infants.
Fernandez, E.,Watterberg, K. L.,Faix, R. G.,Yoder, B. A.,Walsh, M. C.,Lacy, C. B.,Osborne, K. A.,Das, A.,Kendrick, D. E.,Stoll, B. J.,Poindexter, B. B.,Laptook, A. R.,Kennedy, K. A.,Schibler, K.,Bell, E. F.,Van Meurs, K. P.,Frantz, I. D.,Goldberg, R. N.,Shankaran, S.,Carlo, W. A.,Ehrenkranz, R. A.,Sanchez, P. J.,Higgins, R. D.

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