Mountainside Hospital Welcomes First Baby of 2011

Safina Begum and Ruhul Amin of Bloomfield, NJ welcomed their second child, Ridwan Al Amin, who weighed 6 lbs., 15 ounces and measured 20 ½ inches.  Baby Ridwan was delivered by Dr. Gary DeGrande at 1:39 am on January 1 at Mountainside Hospital.

The labor and delivery and post-partum teams consisted of Kim DiCostanzo, RN of Pompton Plains, Jennifer Lejuez, RN of Pompton Plains, Erin Kelly, RN of Wallington, Caroline Deans, RN of West Orange, and Kim Brennan of Pompton Plains.
To mark the special event, Mountainside Hospital gave baby Ridwan and his family a gift basket of baby supplies, clothes and toys.  A portion of this year’s New Year’s Baby Welcome Basket was donated by Montclair businesses Baby’s Perfect Gift, with the help of Barista Kids, and The Baby Registry.

Welcome to the world Ridwan!

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  1. What a beautiful family portrait! Congratulations! Dr. DeGrande is a wonderful doctor. He delivered some of my kids!

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