Dr. Ashima Madan, MD

Dr. Madan is a double board certified physician who has been practicing in the Bay area since 1993. Her training, experience and physician contacts are unique for a community physician. Along with receiving several awards, she has been consistently listed in Best Doctors of America since 2009. She trained and worked with the most committed physicians at Cedars Sinai - UCLA Medical Center, UCSF and Stanford School of Medicine. Having provided intensive care to several thousand newborns and infants over the years in the NICU at Packard Children's and El Camino Hospitals, her patients are in good hands clinically. She served as the Medical Director of the neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) at ECH and one was one of the key physicians involved in taking it to Level III capability providing care to critically-ill infants. During her 15 year tenure in the Department of Pediatrics at the Stanford School of Medicine, she studied several newborn conditions, authored over 65 papers, and has served on several academic and hospital committees to improve patient care. Her background is published on the practice website (http://www.healthystartped.com/hsp/?page_id=7.)