Vimala Mascarenhas, M.D.
I have been with Sunrise Pediatrics since 1991.       I did my pediatric residency at LSU – Children’s Hospital in New Orleans.  I enjoy all aspects of pediatrics.  I am married to my husband, Clarence, for 36 years and we have 3 children.  Pediatrics is the second love of my life!
Nicholas Danna III, M.D.
I have been in the active practice of Pediatrics since July of 1978.  I graduated from St. Aloysius High School, Loyola University, and LSU Medical School.  I did my Pediatric Residency in Galveston, Texas at UTMB.  I enjoy all aspects of Pediatrics, especially working with newborns and new parents. I am married to my wife, Judy, for 43 years and we have two children and four grandsons.  I have no immediate plans to retire!

Diane deFrance, M.D.
I am a native New Orleanian, practicing Pediatrics in the Greater New Orleans area since 1991.  After graduating from LSUMC in New Orleans, I completed a Pediatric Residency at Charity and Children's Hospitals.  I am certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.  I love all aspects of General Pediatrics, but I especially enjoy toddlers and young children.  I am married to my husband,Tim, for 26 years.  We both love our city – its culture and food, the Saints, and most of all, its people. 
3116 6th Street, Suite 101   l   Metairie, LA  70002   l   Tel:(504)837-9000  l   Fax:(504)837-8293