Marshall Health adds kidney and diabetes care specialists to its pediatric care team

4/7/2021


HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – Marshall Health, Marshall University Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine and Hoops Family Children’s Hospital (HFCH) at Cabell Huntington Hospital, a member of Mountain Health Network (MHN) are expanding their pediatric provider teams with the addition this month of nephrologist Rose Ayoob, M.D., and endocrinologist Amanda Dye, M.D.

Ayoob is a board-certified, fellowship-trained pediatric nephrologist. She previously served at West Virginia University Physicians in Charleston, West Virginia. Ayoob obtained her bachelor’s degree from Marshall University and her medical degree from West Virginia University in Morgantown. She completed a pediatric residency at Charleston Area Medical Center and a pediatric nephrology fellowship at Nationwide Children's Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Ayoob specializes in high blood pressure, acute and chronic kidney disease, and kidney stones.

Dye is a board-certified, fellowship trained pediatric endocrinologist. She also previously served at West Virginia University Physicians in Charleston, West Virginia. Dye obtained her medical degree from West Virginia University and completed her residency and fellowship at Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She specializes in diabetes, thyroid disease and disorders of puberty and growth.

“We are thrilled to welcome Drs. Ayoob and Dye to our growing group of pediatric subspecialists,” said Eduardo Pino, M.D., chief medical information officer for MHN, medical director of HFCH and associate professor of pediatrics at the School of Medicine. “Their expertise will broaden the spectrum of care offered at Hoops as well as contribute to the education of future pediatricians in our residency training program.”

Ayoob and Dye will see patients at Marshall Health – Teays Valley and on the pediatric floor and in the neonatal and pediatric intensive care units at HFCH.  Ayoob will also see outpatients at the Marshall Pediatrics office at Thomas Memorial Hospital in South Charleston.

“Marshall Health is committed to expanding access to pediatric specialty care,” said Susan Flesher, M.D., interim chair of pediatrics at the Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine. “Drs. Ayoob and Dye are helping us build a presence of pediatric specialists in Putnam County, opening up access to those in surrounding counties and throughout southern West Virginia. With the only pediatric hospital medicine fellowship in West Virginia or Kentucky, Marshall will also utilize their expertise to provide top-notch training for physicians caring for hospitalized children.”

For appointments or referrals, call Marshall Pediatrics at 304-691-8901.

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304-691-1713
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