Eitan Kilchevsky, MD
Many of our patients and parents know Dr. Kilchevsky from Danbury Hospital and are thrilled that he became part of our office team.Dr. Kilchevsky was born in Israel. Following military service he graduated from Hadassah School of Medicine – Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He did his Pediatric Residency at Long Island Jewish Hospital and Newborn Medicine Fellowship at Babies Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, New York.
For years Dr. Kilchevsky served as a Neonatologist including and the Director of a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Dr. Kilchevsky worked at Danbury Hospital in the Pediatric Department and the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit from 1997-2012. He was the Director of the Center for Breastfeeding at the Danbury Hospital in addition to being Director of Clinical Clerkship/Medical Student Education. Dr. Kilchevsky joined Ridgefield Pediatric in 2012. In June 2015 Dr. Kilchevsky was appointed Director of Pediatric Clerkship at the Frank H. Netter School of Medicine, Quinnipiac University.
Dr. Kilchevsky and his wife live in Newtown, CT where they raised their children. They have a son who graduated Middlebury College in Vermont and later completed Urology residency at Yale New Haven and Oncological Urology Sub-specialty at the NIH, and a daughter who is a graduate of Union College in New York and holds Master’s in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Language and a second Master’s in Mental Health Counseling from NYU. Mrs. Kilchevsky holds a Master’s in Social Work fromthe Syracuse University. Dr. Kilchevsky works a few days a week in our office. Parents are encouraged to call the office to set up appointments with him.