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Peter L. Richel, MD, FAAPexpert
Chief, Department of Pediatrics
Northern Westchester Hospital, Mt. Kisco, NY
Dr. Pete is a pediatrician, a specialist in the division of medicine devoted to infants, children, and young adults. After undergraduate education in his home state of Florida, he received the MD degree in 1983. Since that time, Dr. Pete has been a New Yorker. He has been listed in the Guide to America’s Top Pediatricians and US News and World Report’s Top Doctors list for 2012. Dr. Pete is the author of Happy and Healthy- A Wellness Journal of Baby’s First Year and the singer and author of the 2008 Grammy-considered CD "Welcome to Dr. Pete's Office." Currently, he is the Chief of the Department of Pediatrics at Northern Westchester Hospital. Dr. Pete is also in private practice in Mt. Kisco, NY. Dr. Pete lives in Westchester County with his family. He is devoted to the medical care, education, and bringing smiles to the faces of his patients and their families.