Dr. Cecile Windels

started the Healthy Child in March 2007. She has been a pediatrician in Fairfield County for over twenty years. After graduating from Cornell University, she entered the Peace Corps. As a volunteer, she taught in Ghana for two years. During that time, she decided to pursue a career in medicine. Subsequently, she completed premedical course requirements at Columbia University School of General Studies. Dr. Windels also worked in cataract research at The Eye Institute at Columbia. She received the Doctor of Medicine degree from New York Medical College. Dr Windels completed her internship and residency in pediatrics at Yale Children’s Hospital where she was the Chief Resident in Outpatient Pediatrics. She began her career in private practice with a large pediatric group in Stamford. She was responsible for creating a satellite office for this practice in Darien. Seeking to provide more personal and the highest quality care for pediatric patients, she decided to open The Healthy Child. Dr. Windels is Board Certified in Pediatrics and is recertified every seven years. She also holds certification in Neonatal Advanced Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. Dr. Windels is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, The Fairfield County Medical Association and an attending physician at Stamford Hospital. Her special practice interests include pediatric asthma and allergies, as well as the psychological and educational issues of children.

 Dr. Marc Mishkin

Dr. Marc B. Mishkin is a board certified pediatrician who has been practicing pediatrics since 1995. He grew up in the nearby Rockland County and went to Binghamton University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in economics. Dr. Mishkin earned his degree in medicine from New York Medical College and completed his internship and residency in pediatrics at Yale-New Haven Hospital. He has worked for a Community Health Center specializing in caring for the children of migrant farm workers as well as practicing pediatrics in private practice in Fairfield County for over 8 years. Dr. Mishkin enjoys teaching pediatrics and has been a preceptor for medical students for most of his career. He has a special interest in pediatric dermatology, asthma, and ADHD. On a personal note, Dr. Mishkin loves spending time with his family hiking, traveling and cooking. He enjoys soccer, basketball and the Knicks. Dr. Mishkin is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.