Dr. Jennifer Trachtenberg
board-certified pediatrician, parenting expert
Pediatrician Jennifer Trachtenberg, MD – known to her patients as Dr. Jen – is the co-founder of The Baby Bundle App. She is a nationally renowned parenting expert, board-certified pediatrician, and has maintained a successful private pediatric practice in New York City for the past 20 years. She is also an Assistant Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, and mother of three children. Dr. Jen has appeared numerous times on NBC's TODAY show and CNN, and has published two parenting books, The Smart Parent's Guide to Getting Your Kids through Check Ups, Illnesses and Accidents (2010), and Good Kids, Bad Habits: The RealAge Guide to Raising Healthy Children (2007), as well as authored frequent articles on health and parenting topics, including child development, childhood obesity and sleep issues.
Dr. Jen Trachtenberg’s mission is to maximize the potential that is within every child. Her lifework as a pediatrician and parenting expert emphasizes the importance of a child's emotional, behavioral and physical well being, while focusing on improving social and environmental factors to reduce the risk of chronic disease in adulthood.
As a pediatric authority in the care and treatment of children from birth to college, Dr. Jen is passionate about helping moms and dads be the best parents they can be, which has led to the creation of The Baby Bundle App. She is proud to be the expert behind this essential one-stop parenting app created for new parents. Her easy-to-follow parenting tips educate new parents with everything they want to know, and may not know they’re missing.
During her free time, Dr. Jen enjoys reading, yoga, playing with her kids outdoors, nature walks, bicycling, and swimming. She and her husband live just outside of New York City, where they are raising their three children.