Dr. Iyalla Peterside MD Pediatrician

Dr. Iyalla Peterside is a pediatrician in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He 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 25 doctors at Chester County Hospital and one of 12 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

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

See all 43 publications

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Illinois BlueChoice Select
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Empire BCBS HMO
  • Empire BCBS PPO
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Healthfirst New York
  • HealthLink PPO
  • HIP of New York - Select PPO
  • MagnaCare PPO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • MVP Healthcare PPO
  • Oxford Health Freedom
  • Oxford Health Liberty
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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