Wilhelmina Hernandez, Pediatrician

Wilhelmina Hernandez

Pediatrician

1 Boston Medical Center Place Boston Massachusetts, 02118

About

Wilhelmina Hernandez, MD, is a Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics fellow at Boston Medical Center.  This Center is known for its extremely busy trauma unit and for treating the under-served, with 70% of its patients coming from these types of populations. 

Education and Training

Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra

Board Certification

American Board of Internal Medicine - Pediatrics

Provider Details

MaleEnglish 20 years of experience
Wilhelmina Hernandez
Wilhelmina Hernandez's Expert Contributions
  • Can I do anything to stop my child from wetting the bed?

    The first workup for Diurnal eneuresis should include a Urinanlysis to rule out any medical or organic issue causing it. DE may be related to behavioral issues or situational. Please assess what is happening prior to the accident and the consequence afterwards. This may help understand the behavior of allowing these accidents to happen. He may not be aware that this is a voluntary action. Counseling may help him identify what the underlying issue is. DE is inherited in 10% of the cases and family members may relate to his situation if it happened to them. Hope this helps. All the best, Wilhelmina READ MORE

Areas of expertise and specialization

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

Residency

  • Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx NY (2007);, New York Medical College/Metropolitan Hospital, New York NY (2008), Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx NY (2009)

Fellowships

  • Boston Medical Center (to be completed in 2012)

Professional Society Memberships

  • Research for Child Behavioral Pediatricians, American Association of Pediatricians, Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatricians

Articles and Publications

  • 1 book chapter, 2 articles

What do you attribute your success to?

  • Her mentors

Hobbies / Sports

  • Dancing, Traveling

Favorite professional publications

  • American Association of Pediatricians, Journal of the Society for Developmental and Behavioral Pediatricians

Wilhelmina Hernandez's Practice location

1 Boston Medical Center Place -
Boston, Massachusetts 02118
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New patients: 617-414-7433
Fax: 617-414-7759

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