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Kathleen Cuddihy, MD, FAAP
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  • Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
  • Pediatrics After Hours
Not accepting new patients

Appointments: Call 908-673-7505


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180 South Street Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

180 South Street
New Providence, NJ 07974
United States

Clinical Expertise

  • Abdominal Pain
  • Acne
  • Allergies
  • Anemia
  • Anxiety
  • Asthma
  • Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)
  • Behavioral problems
  • Bronchitis
  • Colds
  • Cough
  • Dermatologic Issues
  • Diabetes
  • Ear pain
  • Fatigue
  • Fever
  • Food allergies
  • Gastrointestinal problems
  • Hay fever
  • Headache
  • Hematologic issues
  • Hives
  • Immunizations
  • Infections
  • Insomnia
  • Itching
  • Lower back pain
  • Metabolic disorders
  • Musculoskeletal conditions
  • Neurological diseases
  • Pink eye
  • Preventive care
  • Pulmonary issues
  • Reflux
  • Screenings
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Strep throat
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Upper back pain
  • Weight Management
  • Well-child visits

Accepted Insurances

Always check with your health insurance carrier before scheduling any type of service. You can learn the details of your individual health insurance plan, including the amount of your copay, deductible, and coinsurance by visiting your health insurance company's website or by calling their customer service department. Click here to review our list of accepted insurance plans.

  • Aetna Medicare PrimeAetna Signature Administrators
  • HMO
  • Meritain
  • Open Access
  • POS
  • AHS - SMG is Tier 1
  • APCN - Aetna Premier Choice Network
  • Axcel Choice POS II
  • Axcel Open Access
  • Choice POS II
  • EPO Select
  • HNO - Health Network Option
  • Liberty - SMG is Tier 1
  • Medicare Advantage - HMO, PPO
  • Choice
  • PPO
  • Signature PPO
  • Assure Premier Plus
  • EPO
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • POS
  • Open Access
  • Open Access Plus
  • Local Value
  • Tiered Advantage
  • Advantage
  • HMO Plus
  • POS Plus
  • Regional Preferred
Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • Horizon BCBS NJ
  • Empire/Anthem BCBS PPO
  • Federal Program
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Out-of-State BCBS PPO Blue Card
  • PPO
  • HMO
  • Open Access
  • Cigna Health Plan (CHP)
  • Choice Fund
  • Indemnity
  • International
  • Open Access Plus
CHN - Consumer Health Network
Clover Medicare Advantage
  • All Plans
Coventry Health Plans
First Health
  • All Plans with First Health Logo
Humana Medicare Advantage
  • PPO
  • Traditional Medicare
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Medicare Supplemental Plans
  • Medicare Advantage PPO
  • All plans PPO
  • Multiplan/PHCS logo on card - PPO
Oxford Healthplan
  • Freedom
  • Liberty
  • Medicare Advantage
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • OSCAR NJ Individual and Family Plan
  • Qualcare logo on card
  • PPO
  • EPO
  • Community Care Network
  • Emblem Health (with Qualcare logo)
  • HIP Prime (with Qualcare logo)
  • Traditional Plan
United Healthcare
  • AARP Medicare Complete - HMO, PPOChoice
  • Choice Plus
  • HMO
  • Navigate - EPO, HMO, POS
  • PPO

Training and Education

Board Certification

  • Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School

  • Rutgers - New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ


  • Biology/Liberal Arts With Honors, Cum Laude, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ


  • Nationwide Children's Hospital/Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

About Me

In addition to her position at Summit Health, Kathleen Cuddihy, MD, FAAP, is Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ)-New Jersey Medical School in Newark. She also is a pediatric health physician consultant for the Summit YMCA Summer Program and area child care centers. Dr. Cuddihy's expertise includes a wide range of health care services for infants, children, teens, and young adults. Among other areas in pediatric health care, she focuses on preventive care, child development evaluations, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, and sports medicine.

Before joining Summit Health, Dr. Cuddihy was a pediatrician practicing with Paramount Medical Group/New Providence Pediatrics in New Providence, New Jersey. She also has practiced with Summit Warren Pediatric Associates in Summit, New Jersey.

Dr. Cuddihy is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a member of the American Medical Association and UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School Alumni Association Board of Trustees. She is a recipient of the Berkeley Heights Township Council Honorary Citation for her outstanding community service as a volunteer rescue squad member. She has been featured in "America's Top Pediatricians" and New Jersey Family "New Jersey's Favorite Kids' Docs" listings. Dr. Cuddihy recently earned the 2011 Celebration Media US Talk of the Town Award for Excellence in Customer Satisfaction and the MDx Medical, Inc., Patients' Choice America's Most Compassionate Doctor Award.

A love of science and desire for a better world sparked Dr. Cuddihy's desire to be a pediatrician. She says, "I enjoy helping children and their families create a strong, healthy foundation on which they can establish productive, happy futures."

When she is not working with her patients, Dr. Cuddihy enjoys spending time with her family, reading, volunteering for community service initiatives, and hiking with her dogs.


Hospital Affiliations

  • Morristown Medical Center
  • Overlook Medical Center

Awards and Honors

  • NJ Top Docs 2017
  • NJ Fave kids doc
  • NJ Fave kids doc