MEDICAL SERVICES

Practices

Languages

  • English

EDUCATION

Internship

Pediatrics
  • New York Medical College/ Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital , Valhalla , NY

Residency

Pediatrics
  • New York Medical College/ Maria Fareri Children’s Hospital , Valhalla , NY

Fellowship

Pediatric Nephrology
  • University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital , Miami , FL

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Dr. Tanya Pereira’s area of clinical expertise encompasses the evaluation and treatment of infants, children and adolescents with renal disease and hypertension, including dialysis and kidney transplantation. Dr. Pereira has a special interest in glomerular research. She was awarded a Neptune Career Development Fellowship and has conducted translational research in nephrotic syndrome. She is also the principal investigator of a study evaluating the long term treatment outcomes of children with lupus nephritis, the results of her work is published in the Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. She actively participates in teaching nephrology to medical student and pediatric residents.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Nephrology