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SHI-JEN CHENG M.D. F.A.A.P.
Dr. Shi-Jen Cheng has been the Medical Director of East Haven Pediatrics since 2001. Dr. Cheng grew up in Singapore; Auburn, AL; and Richmond, VA. He graduated with a BA degree from Cornell University, MD degree from Loyola University of Chicago and completed his Pediatric Residency from University of Connecticut in 1997.
Dr. Cheng is married and enjoys his family time playing with his three children. Dr. Cheng and his family are members of Christ Presbyterian Church in New Haven and joyfully welcome any visitors to worship with them. http://www.christpresnewhaven.org
JESSICA RICCIARDELLI, PNP-BC, APRN
Jessica Ricciardelli has been practicing at East Haven Pediatrics since 2001. She graduated from Providence College with a BA in Psychology. Jessica than earned her RN and MSN from Yale University. Since graduating from Yale, Jessica has worked as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse*
Jessica has been a lifelong resident of Connecticut. She lives on the shoreline with her husband and 2 young children.
CINDY JAYANETTI, FNP-BC, APRN
Cindy Jayanetti received her BSN from University of Maine at Orono and her MSN from Quinnipiac University. She has worked at Yale New Haven Hospital for the past 14 years as an RN & APRN, with her focus in hematology & Oncology, as well as palliative care. She teaches the Pediatric Palliative Care section & precepts Yale GEPN students.
Cindy was born & raised in Maine, moving to Connecticut with her husband in 1998. They live on the shoreline with their daughter and son.
Cindy Jayanetti joined the practice in November 2012.
* An Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) is a nurse with a minimum of a Master’s Degree. Advanced training is earned in a specialty area, such as pediatrics. The practitioner is fully trained to complete physical exams as well as diagnose and treat illnesses. An APRN has prescriptive privileges and practices in conjunction with a mentoring physician.