Dawn M. Wahezi, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Rheumatology, The Children's Hospital at Montefiore; Director, Fellowship Training Program
Associate Professor, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Contact Information

P: 718.696.2405 F: 718.944.0463

Primary Location

The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403
  • Specialties & Focus


    • Rheumatology
    Clinical Focus
    • Pediatric rheumatology
    • Juvenile dermatomyositis
    • Systemic lupus erythematosus
    • Juvenile idiopathic arthritis
    Research Focus
    • Childhood systemic vasculitides
    • systemic lupus erythematosus
    • antiphospholipid antibody syndrome
  • Education & Training

    Medical Education

    State University of NY at Buffalo School of Medicine


    Residency Program

    Children's Hospital at Montefiore


    Children's Hospital at Montefiore

  • Biography

    Personal Biography

    Dr. Wahezi attended medical school at the University of Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She completed her residency training in pediatrics at The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, where she stayed on as the inaugural fellow in pediatric rheumatology. She subsequently joined the faculty in the Department of Pediatrics at Montefiore and completed a master’s degree in clinical research. She has a special interest in juvenile dermatomyositis and pediatric lupus and is currently engaged in several research projects within these domains.

  • Publications
  • Locations

    Primary Location

    The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

    3415 Bainbridge AvenueBronx, NY 10467-2403

    P: 718.696.2405 F: 718.944.0463

    Additional Locations

    Montefiore Weiler Hospital
    1825 Eastchester RoadBronx, NY 10461-2301 P: 718.741.2450 F: 718.944.0463 Additional Details
    Montefiore at 1250 Waters Place
    1250 Waters PlaceBronx, NY 10461-2720 P: 718.741.2450 Additional Details
    Montefiore at 141 South Central Avenue
    141 South Central AvenueHartsdale, NY 10530-2319 P: 718.920.4321 Additional Details