Nahid Rostami, MD Neonatologist


Languages Spoken

  • English


Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal

National Provider ID: 1598903189



Nahid Rostami, MD, is an attending neonatologist in the Division of Neonatology at Children's National Health System.

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2013
    Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
  • Fellowship Program, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2011
    Georgetown University Hospital
  • Fellowship Program, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2001
    Ali Asghar Children Hospital/Tehran Univ Med Sci.
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 1995
    Children Medical Center, Tehran University of Medi
  • MD, 1991
    Gilan University of Medical Science
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Nahid Rostami

Patient story

Aidan's Story

"My miracle son, Aidan, is now a feisty 5-year-old. He talks, walks, runs, and eats everything in sight."

Patient story

Ava's Story

"She continually amazes us, she is truly a Children’s miracle!"

Teresa's Story

"The thing I like most about Children's National is that they don't just take great care of the sick children, but they also take great care of the whole family."

Patient story

Skylar's Story

"You have a right to feel robbed of what others have gotten to enjoy, but you also will be thankful for things your child will do that 'normal' parents will never understand. "

Jayla's Story

"Look forward to those moments when you bring your child home and can begin planning for the future and all the fun events that you take on as a parent. Stay strong and stay encouraged."



Research & Publications

Research & Publications


(2010) Validation of Visible Light Tissue Oximetry in Newborn Infants


(2013) Effect Of Bronchodilator Administration Using Spirometer and APD In Asthmatic Children


(2004) Antibody Response to Hepatitis B Vaccine in Preterm and Full Term Infants

Early Nasal CPAP Treatment in Premature Neonates with Respiratory Distress Syndrome

(2007) Journal of the Faculty of Medicine

Identifying the Newborns at Risk for Developing Significant Hyperbilirubinemia by Measuring Cord Bilirubin Levels

(2005) Journal of the Arab Neonatology Forum

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