Nickie Andescavage, MD Neonatologist

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Fetal-Transitional Medicine, 2012
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Fellowship Program, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine, 2011
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, Pediatrics, 2008
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Internship Program, Pediatrics, 2006
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MD, 2005
    Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
  • AB, 2001
    Cornell University
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Nickie Andescavage

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. "

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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."

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Ava's Story

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

News

News

Sharp Images Key to Spotting the Earliest Signs of Compromised Pregnancies

Over two years, a Children’s National Health System research team led by Wonsang You, a research associate in the Developing Brain Research Laboratory, worked out complex mathematical algorithms to account for independent fetal and placental motions, to erase those noise artifacts from functional magnetic resonance imaging.

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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

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

Advanced Therapies for Respiratory Failure

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

Always calculate the dose of medications yourself

(0001) Avoiding Common Pediatric Errors

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


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