Dr. Iyalla Peterside MD Pediatrician

Dr. Iyalla Peterside is a pediatrician in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Chester County Hospital and Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He received his medical degree from University of Ibadan and has been in practice for 29 years. Dr. Peterside accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 27 doctors at Chester County Hospital and one of 24 at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics, Neonatology

Clinical Interests: Facial Dermatoses, Oxidative Phosphorylation, Chlorhexidine, Cytochrome-c Oxidase Deficiency, Povidone-Iodine, Lactates, Acidosis, Fetal Diseases

Education & Medical Training

Brooklyn Hospital Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 1997–1999

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Fellowship, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 1999–2002

University of Ibadan
Class of 1985

Royal college of Physicians of Ireland
Other Training, Pediatrics, 1995–2014

Liverpool Hospital for Women and Children
Other Training, Neonatology, 1993–1995

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 15 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 11 years in Pediatrics

PA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Super Doctor, SuperDoctors.com

Top Doctors for Children, Suburban Life Magazine

Philadelphia Super Doctors

Best Doctors in America

Excellence and Innovation in Patient Safety for Leadership of the MSAFE Project, UPHS

Nominee for Outstanding Clinical Specialist Award, Louis Duhring

Divisional Nominee for Master Clinician Award, CHOP

Resident Faculty Teaching Honor Roll, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Resident Faculty Teaching Honor Roll, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Resident Faculty Teaching Honor Roll, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Travel Fellowship in Neonatology, The British Commonwealth

Best Pediatric Resident, Nigerian Post Graduate College of Medicine

Publications & Presentations

Pulmonary Hypertension in the Newborn.
2012 4 1

Preventing Hospital Acquired Infections.
2012 4 1

Therapeutic Hypothermia in the Newborn-What Have We Learnt.
2012 4 1

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Insurances Accepted

  • AmeriHealth Direct POS
  • AmeriHealth Direct POS Value Network
  • Amerihealth HMO
  • AmeriHealth HMO Value Network
  • AmeriHealth PPO
  • AmeriHealth PPO Value Network
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Horizon BCBS Direct Access
  • Horizon BCBS POS
  • IBC Keystone HMO / POS
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • QualCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • HealthAmerica HealthAssurance PPO
  • Horizon BCBS HMO
  • Horizon BCBS PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • IBC Personal Choice PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • QualCare HMO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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