Theresa Lang Children’s Center
NYHQ Maspeth Multispeciality Practice
72-41 Grand Avenue
Appointments are available Mondays and Thursdays from 9am - 4pm and Tuesdays and Wednesdays from NOON until 4pm. Meet the team!
Please contact your primary care physician or call 911 or report to the nearest emergency room for all urgent and acute matters. This e-mail address, firstname.lastname@example.org is intended for informational purposes such as to make a referrals or an appointment and for non-urgent issues. Though we will try to get back to you within 72 hours, please call our office at 718-661-7687 if you would like a quicker response.
The division is comprised of three full-time board certified pediatric gastroenterologists and a pediatric nurse practitioner who provide care to children from birth through 22 years of life with a variety of gastrointestinal and nutritional problems:
Gastrostomy tubes and enteral nutrition
Failure to Thrive
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (handled by a multi-disciplinary team)
Total Parenteral Nutrition
The division specializes in coordinated patient care by working closely with pediatric surgeons, pathologists, radiologists, speech therapists and nutritionists as well as both general pediatricians and pediatric subspecialists. In addition, the division collaborates with adult gastroenterologists for advanced diagnostic and therapeutic procedures.
Foreign body removal
Suma Kamath, M.D., Director, Pediatric Gastroenterology
Aaron Turkish, M.D., Attending Physician
Joanne Carroll, RD, CPNP, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Lynda Dindial, Divisional Administrator