Dr. Jessica Sessions



Jessica Sessions, MD, FAAP holds an undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of South Carolina and her Medical Degree from the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Sessions continued her medical education by completing her residency at the Johns Hopkins Children’s Center.

She is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.

Dr. Sessions is a general pediatrician with experience in hospital and outpatient settings. She was an attending physician at Harlem Hospital Center’s Pediatric Emergency Department after moving to New York City from Baltimore. Following her work in the Emergency Department, she became the Director of Pediatrics for the William F. Ryan Community Health Center and later the Medical Director of the Ryan Women and Children’s Center on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. After 16 years of both administrative and clinical work at the health center, she joined the Village Pediatric Group in 2016.

Dr. Sessions enjoys forming strong relationships with families and working with parents to help improve the physical and mental well-being of their children. She has been living in Lower Westchester for the last 17 years, though she calls South Carolina her home state.

Her interests include spending time with her husband and four children and watching sports, especially those her kids are participating in, as well as reading and baking.

*An Affiliate of New York-Presbyterian Lawrence Hospital.

Certifications


  • Board Certified by the American Society of Pediatrics

Languages Spoken


  • English

Education


  • Medical Degree: University of Medical University of South, Carolina, Charleston, SC (1992-1996)
  • Residency: Pediatrics, Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, Baltimore, MD (from 1996 and 1999)