Dr. Gail Kaden is a board-certified pediatrician who has been practicing her specialty for the past twenty-five years. Dr. Kaden is on staff at North Shore University Hospital at Manhasset, North Shore-LIJ at Plainview, and at Cohen Children’s Medical Center in New Hyde Park.
Dr. Kaden is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the Nassau Pediatric Society. She has published several original articles in professional journals. Dr. Kaden is also an adjunct professor in the Health Sciences Department at Hofstra University, where she teaches and mentors pre-med undergraduate students. She is also on the staff of the Hofstra NS-LIJ School of Medicine.
Dr. Kaden completed her internship and residency at LIJ-Schneider Children’s Hospital in 1988. She attended medical school at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She received her undergraduate degree in natural sciences/public health from Johns Hopkins University, from which she graduated with honors.
Dr. Gail Kaden has lived in Plainview for 27 years, where she has been active in the community. She served on the Health Advisory Committee to the Plainview- Old Bethpage school district since 1994. Dr. Kaden has also given of her time to local public libraries and preschools in a program designed to familiarize young children with what happens during a pediatric visit. She has been on the planning committee for the American Cancer Society’s Annual Relay for Life in Plainview- Old Bethpage since the first local event in 2003.
Dr. Kaden has two daughters who are now young adults. Her older daughter is a fifth-grade school teacher, and her younger one is in the field of marketing and communications.