Yoana PetevaM.D.

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. I believe that prevention is key to staying healthy.

Dr. Peteva is a board-certified pediatrician with a passion for providing the best care possible to her patients. A native of Bulgaria, Dr. Peteva joined the Culinary Health Center with the goal of caring for the diverse Culinary community. With over 25 years of experience caring for children, she is committed to helping children grow healthy and happy.

Dr. Peteva is passionate about building relationships with patients and their families. Under her care, she enjoys watching her patients grow up into healthy adults.

In her free time, Dr. Peteva enjoys hiking, practicing yoga, trying new foods, and traveling.


  • Pediatrics This means she cares for babies and children


  • English
  • Bulgarian



  • Medical School Medical University of Sofia Sofia, Bulgaria
  • Residency Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center Brooklyn, New York
  • Fellowship SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University Brooklyn, New York