Meet Dr. Husain
Dr. Syeda Amna Husain is a board-certified pediatrician providing quality pediatric care to children of all ages throughout Marlboro, NJ. She is a strong believer that pediatricians are the cornerstone of helping parents and families raise the next generation and that our children deserve the best care. As such, she is personally committed to delivering meaningful advice and attention to all of her patients and strongly believes in the direct primary care model providing high-quality care to patients.
As a native of the Carolinas, Dr. Husain grew up near Charlotte, NC. She and her husband, a dermatologist, made the decision after her residency to move to his home state of New Jersey. In her free time, she keeps herself busy with an energetic toddler daughter, testing out new recipes, exercising, and always making room for dessert.
Education & Training
Dr. Husain completed undergraduate training at Wofford College in South Carolina before moving back to her home state of North Carolina to complete medical school at East Carolina University’s Brody School of Medicine. During medical school, Dr. Husain completed additional coursework for a focus on food literacy, nutrition, and health from ECU. She went on to complete her pediatric residency at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington, D.C. Dr. Husain’s dedication to her patients and parents prompted her to complete additional training in breastfeeding and lactation medicine to become an internationally board-certified lactation consultant, or IBCLC.
Skills & Specialties
From early on in her path to becoming a physician, Dr. Husain knew she wanted to work with children. At her private practice in Marlboro, NJ she offers a wide spectrum of services for young children including acute and non-acute sick and well-care visits, physical examinations, minor procedures, and lactation services for mothers. She is not only a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) but also a member of AAP's Section on Breastfeeding and serves the community as a lactation consultant.
As Featured In
"Personalized and efficient care, I'm so glad she came to our area. She taught me a lot about breastfeeding, nutrition, and just a more personable approach to our family. This doctor has an impressive CV with training at famous places, but she's approachable and down-to-earth, put me at ease right way."
"We highly recommend Dr. Amna Husain, what a wonderful pediatrician! She has a kind disposition and warm demeanour. We truly appreciate how welcoming she is to educate us and answer our [sometimes endless] questions."
"Dr. Amna Husain is an amazing pediatrician! She is thorough, very patient, understanding with families and has an amazing bedside manner. She is respectful of my values and I would trust her opinion on every aspect of my child’s care. During the visits she will answer all questions without making one feel rushed. I highly recommend this practice!"
"Outstanding experience! When my daughter doesn't want to LEAVE the doctor's office, you know they are doing something right. THIS is the way medicine should be done."
"This is an incredible and innovative approach to pediatrics! Dr. Husain spends as much time as we need with her. We can reach her easily with questions, which is so important for a new mom! We loved her personalized classes that gave us some peace of mind and can't reccomend her enough!!"
Screen Free Options while Social Distancing
Some tips, advice, and ideas for low-screen activities while we engage in social distancing during COVID19.Read
Constipation in Kids
Besides diet, there are a number of reasons children (outside of the infant age) may be having constipation.Read
Navigating Your Child's Sweet Tooth and Dental Trauma
This month is National Childhood Dentistry Awareness Month, and I had the pleasure of interviewing pediatric dentist Dr. Adam Silevitch.Read
Ask the Orthodontist
Dr. Gostovich busts the most common myths, questions, and concerns parents have when considering orthodontic treatment for their children.Read