Drs. Marks, Rosewater and Pastore are currently on the faculty and attending staff of the Mount Sinai Medical Center, and Diplomates of the American Board of Pediatrics and Sub-board of Adolescent Medicine.
“It is hard to imagine any greater gratification than working with our patients and families and learning so much from you every day.”
Dr. Andrea Marks is a graduate of Bryn Mawr College and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. Her residency in pediatrics and fellowship in adolescent medicine were completed at Boston Children’s Hospital-Harvard Medical School. Dr. Marks directed programs in adolescent medicine at North Shore University Hospital, Columbia Presbyterian, and New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center. Thereafter, in 1990, she founded the private practice Adolescent-Young Adult Medicine. She is the author of Healthy Teens, Body and Soul: A Parent’s Complete Guide to Adolescent Health, as well as numerous journal articles and other academic publications. Dr. Marks has served on national boards and committees charged with developing policy regarding adolescent health; she was awarded the Visiting Professorship in Adolescent Medicine by the Society for Adolescent Medicine in recognition of outstanding academic and clinical teaching. Dr. Marks served as President of the Society for Adolescent Medicine 2004-2005.
“I love being part of this unique medical practice and having the opportunity to develop such meaningful relationships with our patients.”
Dr. Karen Rosewater is a graduate of Yale University and the Yale University School of Medicine. She completed a residency in pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital-Harvard Medical School, a fellowship in adolescent medicine at Boston Children’s and Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, D.C., and received a Masters in Public Health from George Washington University. Dr. Rosewater is the recipient of several prestigious honors, including membership in the AOA Medical Honor Society, and for outstanding work in research, teaching and community service. She is on the advisory boards of the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia (CSAB) and the Churchill School and recently served a term on the advisory board of the Renfrew Center of New York.
“The best part of working with pre-teens, adolescents and young adults is seeing you learn to take charge of your health and your life!”
Dr. Doris Pastore is a graduate of St. John’s University and the New York Medical College. She completed her residency in pediatrics at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine and fellowship in adolescent medicine at North Shore University Hospital-Cornell Medical College. Dr. Pastore served as Director of School-based Health Services and the Nutrition and Wellness Program at the Mount Sinai Adolescent Health Center, where she was an attending physician 1990-2007. She is the recipient of awards for excellence in research and program design and the author of numerous academic publications, has trained 20 fellows in adolescent medicine and served as an officer/board member of the Society for Adolescent Medicine for six years.