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Child Development Jamaica NY

Local resource for child development in Jamaica. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to advice on early childhood education, prenatal development, developmental psychology, early child intervention, developmental delays and more, as well as advice and content on child cognitive development.

Rizwan Ahmed Malik, MD
(718) 470-7220
8450 169th St Apt 605
Jamaica, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: King Edward Med Coll, Univ Of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1992

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Alexander Alerte, MD
Jamaica, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Santo Domingo (Uasd), Fac De Cien Med, Santo Domingo
Graduation Year: 1989

Data Provided By:
Leonard Philip Henschel, MD
(718) 849-6339
8049 Park Ln
Kew Gardens, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1954

Data Provided By:
Sohail Iqbal Cheema, MD
(718) 268-1100
7603 113th St # M6
Forest Hills, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1990

Data Provided By:
David Mark Battista, MD
(212) 414-0499
110 20 71 Rd
Forest Hills, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1987

Data Provided By:
Irshaad F Shaffeeullah, MD
South Ozone Park, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Federico Henrique Y Carvajal, Fac Of Med, (Closed 2/13/98)
Graduation Year: 1992

Data Provided By:
Alan David Morgenthal, MD
Flushing, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1990

Data Provided By:
Guillermo Bacares, MD
(718) 579-5156
8900 Van Wyck Expwy
Richmond Hill, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Esc De Med E Cirugia Univ Do Rio J, Cent De Cien, Rio De Janeiro, Rj
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Bellevue Hosp Center, New York, Ny; Lincoln Med & Mental Hlth Ctr, Bronx, Ny; Our Lady Of Mercy Med Ctr, Bronx, Ny

Data Provided By:
Muhammad Akram Khan, MD
15819 65th Ave Apt 2
Fresh Meadows, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1992

Data Provided By:
Hector Juan Cassinelli, MD
(718) 575-0507
7136 110th St Apt 3G
Forest Hills, NY
Specialties
Psychiatry, Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ De Buenos Aires, Fac De Med, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Graduation Year: 1955

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Child Development Stages

Child Development Stages

 As newborn babies grow and develop, these are the various child development stages that they go through:
  1-4 Months   

  • Babies in this child development stage have an average length of 50.8 - 68.6 cm, with a growth rate of about 2.54 cm per month.
  • The average weight is .7.9 - 16 lb and the growth rate is about 0.24 - 0.48 lb per week.
  • The baby breathes using the abdominal muscles.
  • The legs may be slightly bowed.
  • The baby's eyes begin to move in unison with each other.
  • While sucking reflexes are developed, swallowing is not perfect, which is why babies drool.
  • The baby can grasp things with the entire hand.
  • This stage in child development is marked by jerky, random, and uncoordinated movements.
4-8 Months
  • In this stage of child development, the baby's average length is 69.8 - 73.7 cm, with a growth rate of 1.3 cm per month.
  • The weight gain rate is about one lb per month.
  • The breathing continues to be abdominal.
  • Teeth begin to appear, with the lower and upper incisors sprouting first.
  • The bowing of the legs gradually disappears during this stage of child development.
  • Baby fat becomes visible on the thighs, arms, and neck.
  • The true color of the eyes becomes established.
  • The blinking reflex develops.
  • The swallowing reflex becomes increasingly voluntary.
  • The baby can use the finger and thumb grip to pick up objects.
  • At this age, the baby develops the ability to transfer things from one hand to the other.
  • The baby develops the tendency to put things in the mouth.
  • At this age, the baby can sit without help using the arms for support.

8-12 Months
  • Babies in this stage of child development usually achieve almost one and half times the length at birth.
  • The average weight is 21.12 lb, which increases by about one lb per month.
  • The baby continues to use abdominal muscles for breathing.
  • The baby shows cephalocau...

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