Dr. Poppas - Genital and Reproductive Atypical Development Program Prioritizes Multidisciplinary Care of Pediatric Patients With Disorders of Sex Development
Genital and Reproductive Atypical Development Program Prioritizes Multidisciplinary Care of Pediatric Patients With Disorders of Sex Development
The Genital and Reproductive Atypical Development (GRAD) program developed at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital provides world-class care for patients with congenital atypical genitalia and reproductive development.
Dix P. Poppas, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P. is Chief of Pediatric Urology at the Phyllis & David Komansky Children's Hospital of NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center. He is the Richard Rodgers Professor of Pediatric Urology in the James Buchanan Brady Department of Urology at Weill Cornell Medicine. Dr. Poppas has been a tenured professor with Weill Cornell Medicine as of April 2006 and holds joint appointments as Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery as well.
Amazing Patient Stories : Preethi Davis was born in India with a rare and complex congenital abnormality in which her reproductive, urological, and gastrointestinal systems were combined into a single opening. She underwent multiple surgeries and treatments in India, and while her doctors did the best they could, they were unsuccessful. Ultimately, Preethi’s parents were unable to care for her, and placed her in an orphanage for children with no hope.