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Meet Gladys Laroche, MD, FAAP: A Dedicated Pediatrician at NYC
Dr. Laroche's commitment to advancing child health through her affiliations and extensive training exemplifies her excellence in the field of pediatrics.
By: UAG School of Medicine
In the vibrant heart of Brooklyn, patients seeking compassionate pediatric care find solace in the adept hands of Dr. Gladys Laroche. As a prominent figure affiliated with NYC Health + Hospitals/Kings County and NYC Health + Hospitals/Woodhull, Dr. Laroche's unwavering dedication illuminates the path to health and well-being for the local community.
A Legacy of Proficiency and Compassion
With over three decades, Dr. Laroche's proficiency encompasses a diverse spectrum of medical conditions. From tending to common ailments like ear infections, fevers, and urinary tract infections to navigating intricate challenges including asthma, pneumonia, and migraines, her seasoned experience ensures that every patient receives the highest quality of care. 

Dr. Laroche offers an array of services meticulously tailored to the diverse needs of her patients. From conducting well-baby checkups and pediatric consultations to facilitating pre-travel assessments, sports physicals, and pre-surgery consultations, her commitment to comprehensive care radiates across every facet of her practice.
Pathway to Excellence: Education and Training
Back in the early days of her academic career, Dr. Laroche graduated with her medical degree from the Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara School of Medicine in Mexico in 1977. She then relocated to the United States, performing her internship and residency at Harlem Hospital Medical Center in 1982 and 1984, respectively. This pivotal period solidified her dedication to refining her medical craft.

Championing Pediatric Health: Board Certification and Professional Distinctions
Dr. Laroche has achieved board certification in pediatrics and pediatric emergency medicine, proudly aligning with the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP). Her certification serves as a testament to her role in advancing child health, aligning with the ABP's commitment to nurturing pediatricians who consistently uphold standards of excellence and embrace a lifelong journey of learning and refinement.

Distinguished Recognition and Community Commitment
In addition to her certifications, Dr. Laroche stands proudly as a Fellow of the esteemed American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP). This distinguished recognition underscores her steadfast commitment to advancing the field and delivering superior care. Furthermore, her affiliation with the Association of Haitian Physicians Abroad highlights her dedication to community engagement and global healthcare advancement.

Bridging Communication Gaps: A Multilingual Touch
Beyond her professional accomplishments, Dr. Laroche's personal touch emerges through her proficiency in multiple languages – English, French, Haitian Creole, and Spanish. This linguistic prowess bridges communication gaps, creating an environment of comfort and understanding for her diverse array of patients.

A Beacon of Excellence in Pediatric Care
In the bustling borough of Brooklyn, Dr. Gladys Laroche stands as a beacon of excellence in pediatric care, enriching the lives of countless patients through her exceptional skills, profound dedication, and unwavering commitment to advancing excellence in the field.

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