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Yelena Potylitsina MD - Pediatrics - Holmdel

Yelena Potylitsina MD

Primary Specialties
  • Pediatrics
  • Affiliations
    Monmouth Medical Center

    Primary Office

    Iris Pediatrics
    702 North Beers St
    Suite 1
    Holmdel, NJ 07733
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    Physician Information

    Dr. Potylitsina is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatrics and has been a practicing pediatrician for more than 10 years. She was named one of America's top pediatricians by Consumer's Research Council of America in 2010 and 2011.

    Before joining Barnabas Health Medical Group, Dr. Potylitsina worked as a staff pediatrician at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital and Somerset Medical Center, where she provided care for babies at the newborn nursery, treated ill children in both clinical and hospital settings and transported critically ill children as a member of the pediatric intensive care unit team. She was an assistant professor of pediatrics at Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, where she taught medical students, family medicine and pediatric residents. Her research papers were published in various peer-reviewed journals, including the American Journal of Pediatrics.

    Dr. Potylitsina completed pediatric residency training at Nassau University Medical Center in Long Island, N.Y. She earned her medical degree at the National Medical University in Kiev, Ukraine, and completed a fellowship in clinical pharmacology and toxicology at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto.

    Dr. Potylitsina lives in Monmouth County with her husband and three children. She has firsthand experience balancing a professional career and family life. She understands the need for busy families to have direct access to their children's doctor and is willing to accommodate working parents in her practice. She is fluent in Russian and Ukrainian.

    Experience & Education

    Medical Education: National Medical University Kiev, Ukraine 1992

    Internship: Medical College of Ohio Toledo, Ohio 2003

    Residency: Nassau University Medical Center East Meadow, NY 2005

    Fellowship: Hospital for Sick Children Toronto, Canada 2002

    Clinical Interests

    Asthma, Childhood Immunizations

    Accepted Health Plans

    Accepted Health Plan information is only as accurate as the most current information submitted. Prior to your appointment, it is advisable to verify with a physician office that they are still a participating provider.
    • Aetna Dental
    • Aetna Medicare
    • Aetna US Health Care
    • American Postal Workers Union
    • Americhoice
    • Bankers Life and Casualty
    • Barnabas Employee Health Plan
    • Beech Street
    • Benefit Planners Insurance
    • Benesight
    • Cigna Healthcare
    • Cigna HMO
    • Community Care Network
    • Consumer Health Network
    • Delta Dental
    • Devon Health Services
    • Empire Healthchoice
    • Family Choice Health Alliance
    • Federal Blue Cross PPO
    • First Health Network
    • First Managed Care Option
    • Galaxy Health Network
    • Genworth
    • GHI- Group Health Incorporated
    • Great West Healthcare
    • Guardian Resources Inc.
    • Health Network America Inc.
    • HMO Blue - Medicare Blue
    • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Horizon Managed Care
    • Horizon NJ Health
    • Horizon PPO
    • Horizon Traditional/Indemnity
    • Intergroup Services
    • Liberty Mutual
    • Local 1199
    • Local 464/Maxon
    • Local 734
    • Local 825 Welfare Fund
    • Magellan
    • Magnacare/Magnet
    • Mail Handlers Benefit Plan
    • Medicaid
    • Medicare
    • Metlife
    • Multiplan
    • National Association of Letter Carriers
    • National Provider Network
    • New Jersey Carpenters Health Fund
    • New Jersey Manufacturers
    • New Jersey Plus
    • No Insurance
    • Oxford Health Plans
    • Private Healthcare Systems (PHCS)
    • Qualcare
    • State Farm
    • Travelers
    • Tricare
    • United American
    • United Health Care
    • United Payors & United Providers
    • Wellchoice
    • Health Net
    • Healthcare Payers Coalition
    • Mutual of Omaha
    • PPO Next MasterCare
    • Veterans Affairs Administration
    • WellCare Health Plan
    • Aetna PPO
    • Aetna HMO
    • Coventry First Health
    • Emblem Health/GHI
    • Qualcare HMO
    • Qualcare PPO
    • United Community Plan