Pediatric Specialists in California

Los Angeles (1084)San Diego (630)San Francisco (537)Sacramento (368)Oakland (355)
Palo Alto (333)San Jose (330)Orange (275)Fresno (206)Long Beach (168)Torrance (153)Loma Linda (148)Madera (142)Stockton (122)Roseville (117)Bakersfield (117)Anaheim (117)Pasadena (104)Walnut Creek (97)Fremont (96)Modesto (96)Fontana (95)Riverside (95)Santa Monica (92)Stanford (92)Santa Rosa (91)Santa Ana (89)Irvine (79)Santa Clara (76)La Jolla (71)Pleasanton (71)Los Gatos (69)Beverly Hills (68)Chula Vista (65)Santa Barbara (65)Glendale (64)Berkeley (61)Newport Beach (61)San Mateo (61)Mountain View (61)Daly City (59)Redwood City (58)Visalia (55)Vallejo (55)Bellflower (53)Escondido (50)Salinas (49)Woodland Hills (49)Oxnard (48)Elk Grove (47)Fountain Valley (46)Hayward (45)Sunnyvale (45)Lancaster (44)San Rafael (43)Encino (43)Huntington Beach (43)Downey (43)San Leandro (42)San Bernardino (42)Garden Grove (42)Tarzana (41)Los Altos (40)Antioch (40)La Mesa (40)Pomona (40)Panorama City (39)Sylmar (37)Temecula (37)Folsom (36)Davis (36)El Monte (36)Vista (36)Martinez (35)Valencia (35)Redlands 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Learn more about Pediatric Specialists

A pediatrician specializes in the physical, developmental, emotional and social health needs of children from birth to 21 years. Pediatricians provide infants, children and adolescents with a wide scope of care that includes comprehensive well-child care as well as prevention, diagnosis and treatment of acute and chronic diseases and injuries.

A pediatrician typically:

  • Examines the patient and evaluates their medical history
  • Provides primary healthcare services and immunizations
  • Provides health risk assessments and counseling
  • Diagnoses and treats acute and chronic diseases and conditions
  • Assesses growth and development
  • Orders and interprets laboratory and imaging tests and prescribes medications
  • Educates patients and their caretakers about wellness and disease prevention
  • Consults with other members of the patient’s medical team
  • Provides ongoing pediatric care in the doctor’s office, clinic and hospital

Pediatricians may also be known by the following names: pediatric physician, pediatric doctor, children’s doctor, primary care doctor, kids doctor, and primary care physician.

There are 10653 specialists practicing Pediatrics in California with an overall average rating of 4.1 stars. There are 332 hospitals in California with affiliated Pediatrics specialists, including Good Samaritan Hospital, Mattel Children's Hospital UCLA and Saint Agnes Medical Center.