Penelope is a direct and caring provider who takes the time with each patient to give them a thorough understanding of their health. She is passionate about caring for everyone from infants to young adults (18 and younger) and forming lasting partnerships to help address short and long-term health issues. A native New Yorker, Penelope enjoys acting and running in her free time. She is proficient in Mandarin Chinese and Spanish, and is happy to see patients who speak either language. She graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University and completed her residency at Schneider Children’s Hospital at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Penelope is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.