• Valley Stream Pediatrics

  • (516) 825-3030

  • Welcome

    Valley Stream Pediatrics is a general pediatric office caring for infants children and adolescents. Dr. Marc Lashley , Dr. Lori Berman, are the only physicians at the office. We care for patients up to the age of 21 years. We have a licensed pediatric dietician on staff to help our patients with dietary problems, and we have free behavioral classes every month. Dr. Berman is also a pediatric gastroenterologist, and able to treat a variety of illnesses related to the GI system. We are skilled in the gynecologic care of adolescent women, and can assist them with early pelvic and reproductive care.

    About Dr. Marc Lashley

    Dr. Lashley has been in pediatric practice since 1990. His undergraduate training was at Vanderbilt University. Dr. Lashley finished his medical training at Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn, and completed his residency in pediatrics at The Brookdale Hospital Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York. Dr. Lashley is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and is a Fellow in the American Academy of Pediatrics, and Nassau Academy of Medicine. He was president of the local chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics from 2013-2015, and now serves as an advisor to them. Dr. Lashley also has been on the Executive Board of the Nassau Pediatric Society for several years as the Chairman of both the Membership and Immunization Committees and was President of the Nassau Pediatric Society in 2002. Doctor Lashley has two grown sons and enjoys family time, being in nature and camping. Dr Lashley has been appointed to the faculty of Hofstra Medical School and is a student mentor for them.

    About Dr. Lori Berman

    Dr. Berman completed her undergraduate training at Emory University. She is a graduate of the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine where she achieved honors. After completing her residency in pediatrics at Schneider’s Children Hospital at Long Island Jewish, she underwent 3 years of intensive training in Pediatric Gastroenterology at North Shore University Hospital. Dr. Berman is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She recently chaired the membership committee of the Nassau Pediatric Society.

    Office Policies

    We accept most major Insurance plans.

    We emphasize a warm nurturing atmosphere where the doctors know each child individually. We follow the guidelines and tenants set by the American Academy of Pediatrics and follow their immunization schedule.

    Monday 8:30am - 7pm
    Tuesday 8:30am - 7pm
    Wednesday 8:30am - 7pm
    Thursday 8:30am - 7pm
    Friday 8:30am - 5pm
    Saturday 8:30am - 12pm
    Sunday by appointment only

    *The office is closed each day during the hours of 12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Insurance Plans

    32 BJ
    1199 National Benefit Fund
    Aetna
    Affordable
    Blue Choice
    Blue Cross / Blue Shield Federal Program
    Child Health Plus (Blue Cross)
    Child Health Plus (Health Plus)
    Cigna
    First Health
    GHI
    Health Care Plus (Health Plus)
    Healthfirst
    HIP
    Independent Health
    Magnacare
    Medicaid
    Medichoice
    MDNY
    North Shore / LIJ Health Plan
    Oxford
    PHCS
    PHS
    Premier
    Prudential
    Select Pro
    United Health
    United Health Care (Empire)
    U.S. Healthcare

    Contact Us

    167 E Merrick Road

    Valley Stream, NY 11580

    Phone (516) 825-3030

    Fax (516) 825-4282

    Allied Physicians Group