Dr. Norman Lavin, MD

Dr. Norman Lavin, MD

Pediatrics  |  
Male  |  
78 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Norman Lavin, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Tarzana, CA and has been practicing for 44 years. He graduated from University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago in 1968 and specializes in pediatrics and endocrinology.

Tarzana Pediatrics Medical Group

18370 Burbank Blvd Ste 204

Tarzana, CA 91356
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Accepted insurance

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield of California
  • Blue Shield of California
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MultiPlan

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Dr. Lavin's Experience

Dr. Lavin's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Pediatrics
  • Board certified in Pediatric Endocrinology and Pediatrics
  • No malpractice claims found
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found


  • Pediatrics
  • Endocrinology

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
  • Pediatrics
    Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*

Conditions Treated



  • Diabetes Counseling

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for California.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • University Of Illinois College Of Medicine Chicago
    Medical School | Graduated 1968
  • Usc Med Center
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1969
  • Usc Med Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1971
  • Ucla Med Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1974

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Lavin has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Lavin's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Lavin to family and friends
based on 40 total reviews (3 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (40)

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Dr. Lavin's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (3)

in Simi Valley, CA
My 16 year old has been a type 1 diabetic for 13 years. We were referred to Dr. Lavin, which was the absolute worst experience I have ever encountered with an endocrinologist since my son's diagnosis. Dr. Lavin's office did not download the glucose meter or insulin pump, told me to increase my...more
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in Rochester, NY
I really wanted to like this doctor. But the only appointment in which he took his time for me was the very first one. After that it just went downhill. The last time I saw him he walked in and out of my room within 5 minutes. That's not way to treat someone that's sick and has questions. The...more
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in Reseda, CA
Worst experience ever. They lie to me. They told me that my daughter's appointment got cancel, because i asked for a second oppinion at children's hospital, and my insurance confirm to me that they never send a referral for my follow up appointment today with Dr. Lavin. I thought that a doctor...more
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