Norman T. Ilowite , MD

Rheumatology and Pediatric Rheumatology

(718) 741-2456

The Childrens Hospital At Montefiore Medical Center
3415 Bainbridge Ave
Bronx, NY 10467


Dr. Ilowite is Chief, Division of Rheumatology, The Children’s Hospital at Montefiore, and Professor of Pediatrics at Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is currently Chair of the Childhood Arthritis and Rheumatology Research Alliance (CARRA), a North American pediatric rheumatology clinical research network that performs investigator-initiated studies in all the childhood rheumatic diseases. Dr. Ilowite’s research interests include the development of novel therapies for children with chronic arthritis, atherosclerosis prevention in pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus, and nonpharmacologic management of pain in childhood rheumatic disorders. He is principal investigator on a number of National Institutes of Health/National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin (NIH/NIAMS)-sponsored studies, including a multicenter clinical trial of IL-1 inhibition in systemic juvenile idiopathic arthritis, development of comparative effectiveness research in pediatric rheumatic diseases, and of CARRA infrastructure and databases to improve the quality and quantity of evidence to drive the care of pediatric rheumatology patients. An active member of the American Pediatric Society, a recipient of the Lewis M. Fraad Award for Excellence in Resident Teaching and past chairman of the Sub-Board of Rheumatology, American Board of Pediatrics, Dr. Ilowite is an internationally recognized leader in the field of pediatric rheumatology both in clinical research and education, as well as in excellence in clinical care.

Gender: N/A

Years in Practice: 42 Years

Languages Spoken: English and Spanish

Education & Training

Medical School: State University Of New York Upstate Medical University,State University Of New York Upstate Medical University

Graduation Date: in 1979

Specialties & Hospital Affiliations

Hospital Affiliations:

  • Montefiore Medical Center
  • The Childrens Hospital At Montefiore Medical Center

Specialties: Rheumatology and Pediatric Rheumatology

Health Insurance and Affiliations

  • Aetna Choice POS II
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  • Aetna HMO
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  • Empire HMO
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  • Oscar Insurance NY
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  • Oxford Metro
  • UHC Choice Plus POS
  • UHC Compass HMO
  • UHC Navigate HMO
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  • UHC Options PPO

Ilowite's Office Information

The Childrens Hospital At Montefiore Medical Center
3415 Bainbridge Ave
Bronx, NY 10467
(718) 741-2456

Fax: []
Website: Not available
Accepting New Patients: No
Medicare Accepted: No
Medicaid Accepted: No

Office Hours:


Doctor Ilowite's Other Office Information

Childrens Hospital At Montefiore Medical Center Specialty Clinic
3415 Bainbridge Ave Fl 4
Bronx, NY 10467
(718) 741-2450

Fax:(718) 840-5560
Accepting New Patients: Yes
Medicare Accepted:Yes
Medicaid Accepted:No

Office Hours:

Mon8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Tue8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Wed8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Thu8:30 AM-5:00 PM
Fri8:30 AM-5:00 PM