Dr. Amy Agoglia has been with Doctors’ Pediatric since 1995. She completed her undergraduate education at SUNY Stony Brook and received her medical degree from SUNY Syracuse Upstate Medical Center. Dr. Agoglia then went on to complete a pediatric residency at North Shore University Hospital on Long Island. Dr. Agoglia is a member of the medical staff at both Norwalk and Danbury Hospitals, and she is board certified in pediatrics. Dr. Agoglia enjoys treating children of all ages. In her free time she enjoys biking, hiking and traveling with her husband and two children.
Dr. Jeanine Freliech joined Doctors’ Pediatric in 1997. She completed her undergraduate studies at SUNY Binghamton, and earned her medical degree at Eastern Virginia Medical School. Dr. Freliech completed her residency at Boston City Hospital. She serves as the town medical advisor for the Board of Education. Dr. Freliech lives in Wilton with her husband and 3 daughters. She enjoys gardening and traveling. Dr. Freliech is often seen around town cheering on her 3 daughters, as well as many patients, as they participate in Wilton’s numerous soccer and lacrosse leagues.
Dr. Joseph Hufnagel was born and raised in Pittsburgh, PA. He attended Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and went on to complete his pediatric residency at the Penn State Hershey Medical Center and Geisinger Medical Center. After residency, Dr. Hufnagel returned to the Pittsburgh area where he practiced pediatrics within a large academic group. While in the Pittsburgh area, Dr. Hufnagel served as the Vice-Chairman of the Dept of Pediatrics and a Regional Educational Coordinator for the American Academy of Pediatrics’ Immunization Education Program. He moved to CT in 2000 to be closer to extended family. Dr. Hufnagel is a board certified pediatrician, Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics, and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Hufnagel has also been appointed as Medical Advisor for the Town of Wilton. Dr. Hufnagel has a special interest in Sports Medicine. In his time away from the office, he enjoys golfing, hiking, and spending time with his wife and five children.
Dr. Sarojini Kurra joined Doctors’ Pediatric in 1994. Prior to that, she had practiced for six years in Brookfield, CT and nine years in Flint, MI. She earned her medical degree in India at Guntur Medical College. Dr. Kurra completed her first year of residency training at Staten Island Hospital in NY, and then she went on to complete two years of residency training at Rush Presbytarian Medical center in Chicago. Dr. Kurra serves as a member of the Medical Executive Committee at Norwalk Hospital. She also volunteers at the Ridgefield VNA and Americares (a free clinic in South Norwalk). Dr. Kurra lives in Wilton with her husband (Anesthesiologist) and her two daughters who are also physicians. Dr. Kurra is happy to announce that she is now a Grandmother!
Dr. Christine Macken joined Doctors’ Pediatric in 2014. She studied biochemistry at the university of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and attended medical school at Weill Cornell Medical College. She completed her pediatric residency at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital. Her particular interests include child development, lactation support, and asthma management. She lives in Wilton with her husband and two children. In her free time, she enjoys running and reading.
Dr. Melanie Mier joined Doctors’ Pediatric in 1999. She completed her undergraduate education at Vassar College where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a B.A in Chemistry. Upon graduating from college, she attended medical school at Mount Sinai Medical College in New York City and subsequently completed her pediatric residency at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. Upon completing her pediatric residency, Dr. Mier was employed as a pediatric emergency room attending at both the University of Chicago Medical Center and the Northwestern Children’s Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Upon returning to New York, Dr. Mier spent the next five years as a clinical pediatric instructor/attending physician at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. Dr. Mier is a board certified pediatrician and fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She currently lives with her husband and children in Wilton, CT.
Dr. Meredith Renda joined Doctors’ Pediatric in 2009, and is a board certified pediatrician. She completed her undergraduate studies at Colby College, and earned her medical degree from University of Connecticut School of Medicine. Dr. Renda completed her Pediatric training at the Mayo Clinic. She is also a certified Lactation Specialist, and sees lactation patients at Doctors’ Pediatric. Dr. Renda enjoys children of all ages, and she has a particular passion for working with adolescents. Dr. Renda lives in Ridgefield with her husband, daughter, and twins. She enjoys running, singing, and spending time with family.