Nickie Andescavage, MD Neonatologist

Locations

Languages Spoken

  • English

Departments

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal
Education & Training

Education & Training

  • MD, 2005
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • AB, 2001
    Cornell University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Nickie Andescavage, MD

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."

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. "

Aidan's Story

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

Ava's Story

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

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

Do not minimize the effects that diet has on metabolism

(0001) Avoiding Common Pediatric Errors

Testing a New NIRS Method to Measure Mesenteric Oxygenation of Preterm Infants that Compensates for Meconium and Transitional Stool Interference

(2014) Journal of Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Advanced Therapies for Respiratory Failure

(2010) Using Near Infrared Spectroscopy (NIRS) to Measure Bowel Motility in Preterm Infants

5th International Conference on Brain Monitoring and Neuroprotection in the Newborn

(2010) Neonatal Cerebral Oximetry Monitoring in Preterm Infants with RDS

Always calculate the dose of medications yourself

(0001) Avoiding Common Pediatric Errors

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Aidan's Story

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

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