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Daniel H. Hechtman, MD

Director, Pediatric Surgery


Pediatric Surgery



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About Me

Dr. Daniel Hechtman is the Director of Pediatric Surgery at the Maimonides Infants and Children’s Hospital within Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Dr. Hechtman completed his residency at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and his fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of New York. Dr. Daniel Hechtman has published extensively throughout his medical career. As Director of Pediatric surgery, he insures that infants and children receive the best surgical care possible. Dr. Hechtman’s team represents the best in medical excellence, and will always treat children and their families with compassion.

Areas of Expertise

  • Pediatric Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Congenital Anomalies of the Neck
  • Congenital Anomalies of the Abdomen
  • Congenital Anomalies of the Extremities
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)
  • Pediatric Tumors


  • Minimally-Invasive Pediatric Surgery
  • Neonatal Surgery
  • Pediatric Surgery


Medical Degree

Washington University School of Medicine


Brigham & Women’s Hospital


Brigham & Women’s Hospital


Children’s Hospital of New York


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  • Aetna
  • Affinity
  • Centers Plan
  • Cigna
  • ElderPlan
  • Emblem GHI PPO
  • Emblem HIP HMO
  • Empire BCBS
  • Empire BCBS/HealthPlus
  • Fidelis
  • HealthFirst
  • Humana Tricare
  • Local 1199
  • Medicaid
  • MetroPlus
  • MultiPlan
  • Oxford Freedom/Liberty
  • UHC Community
  • United Healthcare
  • VNS Choice
  • Wellcare