Lane Pediatrics is pleased to announce the addition of pediatrician Chana Heintz, MD, to its practice located at 6110 Main Street in Zachary. She joins Dr. Shola Tijani.
Dr. Heintz graduated as Valedictorian from Medgar Evers College – The City University of New York, earned her doctorate of medicine at St. George’s University School of Medicine, and completed her pediatric residency training at University at Buffalo Jacob’s School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. She is board eligible in Pediatrics.
Dr Heintz’s expertise lies in providing compassionate and nurturing care to children of different ages including neonatal care, performing examinations and evaluations to assess patient growth and development, and treating children with both minor illness and chronic health issues. Her research and special interests include infant jaundice, breastfeeding, and pediatric literacy.
Dr. Heintz provides services for newborns, toddlers, children, and teens, including:
- Well-baby exams
- Preventative check-ups
- School and Sports physicals
- Developmental screenings
- Primary care services
- Flu shots and COVID-19 vaccinations
“I am an energetic, reliable physician committed to providing excellent medical care,” says Dr. Heintz. “I am eager to be a contributing member of the Lane Pediatrics team and developing a close connection with the community.”
Dr. Heintz resides in Zachary with her 15-month-old son Maximus. She enjoys cooking, painting, weight lifting, going to farmers markets, and spending quality time with Maximus. She has a passion for languages, speaking fluent Dutch and Hebrew, as well as German, French, and Yiddish.
Dr. Heintz is now accepting new patients at Lane Pediatrics. Same day appointments are available by calling 225-658-4070.