October 8th, 2015

With cold and flu season fast-approaching (some might argue it’s already here!), it is important for parents — especially those with infants and young children — to understand what over-the-counter medications specifically marketed for children can, and can’t, do for their...

October 7th, 2015

A new study in Pediatrics examines which fruits provide the USDA’s recommended 1-2 cups per day for children. Surprisingly, 100% juices were considered fruit, even though they don’t have the same nutrutional advantages as whole fruit. Michael Specter uses the movie “That...

October 6th, 2015

  If you build it, they will come. I had the pleasure last weekend of attending the dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony at the brand new Nicole Goodner MacFarlane Science, Technology and Innovation Center at Landmark College in Putney, Vermont. Landmark (featured here...

October 5th, 2015

With so many things still unknown about autism spectrum disorders, Olga Khazan uncovers one popular misconception: “that when autistic people are unusually skilled, those skills are impractical and not connected to ‘real’ intellect”: Increasingly, researchers are finding that even autistic...

October 4th, 2015

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October 3rd, 2015

Odyssey 4K from Henry Jun Wah Lee/Evosia on Vimeo: The light during midnight sun is a surreal and unforgettable experience. Hues of pinks, purples, reds and oranges that you may be lucky to see for a few minutes during a...

October 2nd, 2015

One fact of life about being a pediatrician is that we’re exposed to a diverse array of viral and bacterial pathogens every day (and, often several on the same day!). Pediatricians employ several different strategies to avoid exposure to infectious microbes in...

October 1st, 2015

  Mind On The Run: “The Alter Boy’s Debut” By Anthony Kovatch, M.D., Pediatric Alliance — Arcadia Division ******************************************** “It is better for fact to morph into fiction, than vice versa.” — The author. ******************************************** (Musical accompaniment: “I Love Paris”...


    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Ned Ketyer, M.D.

    Dr. Ketyer has special interests in developmental pediatrics and preventative medicine, specifically how nutrition and the environment affect health. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Vermont and his medical degree from Northwestern University Medical School. He completed his residency at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.

    As one of the founding physicians of Pediatric Alliance, PC, Dr. Ketyer served as its president from 1997-2004. He has been practicing general pediatrics at Pediatric Alliance since 1990. Dr. Ketyer and his wife have three boys and live in Pittsburgh's South Hills. 

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