Vincent Iannelli, MD

Pediatrician

Expertise

Board-Certified Pediatrician

Education

The University of Texas Austin, The University of Texas Southwestern Medical School

Highlights

With my strong interest in pediatrics and the Internet, I think that I can help pediatricians and parents find the resources they need to help care for their children. Topics include information on promoting healthy nutrition, recognizing developmental delays and providing information about behavioral issues and under-treated conditions, especially asthma, depression, learning disabilities, and childhood obesity.

— Vincent Iannelli, MD

Experience

Vincent Iannelli, MD, is a former writer for Verywell Fit covering pediatrics. He currently has a private pediatrics practice in a suburb of Dallas and he is an associate professor of Pediatrics at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. In addition to being a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, he is also a member of the Texas Medical Association and Dallas County Medical Society.

Dr. Iannelli is also the technical editor/medical expert for several parenting books on overweight children, childhood illnesses, autism, getting babies to sleep, and cooking for babies and toddlers.

Dr. Iannelli has also been featured as an expert in several national magazines, including "Baby Talk", "Redbook", "Home Life", "ePregnancy", and "My Family Doctor", and has discussed parenting and health topics on the "Good Morning Texas".

Education

Dr. Iannelli graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a bachelor's or science in biology. He then attended medical school at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas and completed his pediatrics residency at Children's Medical Center in Dallas.

Verywell Fit Editorial Process

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Our writers are notable voices in their respective disciplines, including registered dietitians, certified personal trainers, fitness coaches, board-certified physicians, and health journalists. These individuals are specifically selected for their extensive knowledge and real-world experience, as well as their ability to communicate complex information in a clear, helpful, and unbiased way.

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