Below is a list of the top and leading Paediatricians in San Diego. To help you find the best paediatrician located near you in San Diego, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
The top rated Paediatricians in San Diego are:
Diana Stafford – San Diego Pediatrics
Jennifer Davis – Point Loma Pediatrics
Jamie Lien – Coast Pediatrics Carmel Valley
Michael Berent – Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
- Miguel Cordoba – Rady Children’s Hospital
San Diego Pediatrics
Dr. Stafford is a Board Certified pediatrician who earned her medical degree at the University of Virginia School of Medicine. She then completed her residency at Children’s National Medical Center in Washington, DC. Her primary areas of interest include behavioral health, ADHD, endocrine disorders, and preventative medicine. She has attained professional working proficiency in Spanish. She loves spending time with her family and friends, playing music, and doing art.
Sick Care; Simple Wound/Injury care; Well Visits; Camp and Sports Physicals; Immunizations; Circumcisions; Developmental Screenings and Guidance; Behavioral Consultations; Teen Healthcare; Complimentary Prenatal Visits; Frenulectomy; Ear Piercing
“I have been with San Diego Pediatrics since 2016 and have been consistently happy. The entire staff is very kind and understanding. The Doctors spend a lot of time with my kids and I always get thorough responses to all of my questions. We moved to San Marcos last year and I travel 45 minutes to see them but it is so worth it! You can definitely trust that these people care about your kids!” – Kerri Burns
“Everyone at San Diego Pediatrics is extremely kind, patient, and knowledgeable. We never feel rushed and always feel cared for and about.”- Christine Spicer
Point Loma Pediatrics
Dr. Davis grew up in Atlanta, Georgia and later attended Rice University, where she received her degree in biology. Upon receiving her bachelor’s degree she returned to Georgia to attend medical school at the Medical College of Georgia where she received her MD in 2003. Continuing with her certifications, Dr. Davis completed her Pediatric Residency at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital at Vanderbilt University in Tennessee.
Additionally, she completed a one year Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital followed by a 2 year fellowship in Child Abuse Pediatrics at Rady Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Davis is board certified in General Pediatrics and Child Abuse Pediatrics.
She served as an Assistant Professor in Pediatrics at the University of California San Diego from 2010-2015. During her time at Rady Children’s Hospital and UCSD, Dr. Davis worked as a Pediatric Hospitalist, General Pediatrician, Child Abuse Consultant, and Physician in the Pediatric Emergency Department. She remains on staff at Rady Children’s Hospital.
Full service Pediatric and Adult Travel Clinic – Including Yellow Fever; Genetic Testing and Consultations; Sports Physicals; Same Day Sick Visits; Autism Evaluations; ADD/ADHD Evaluations; Circumcisions; Birth Control; Rapid Flu, RSV, and Strep testing; In Office Anemia and Lead testing; Urinalysis Testing; Laceration Repair; Prenatal Consultations; Wart Treatment (freezing); Automated Vision Screening
“Great combination of knowledge and bedside manner.” – Shai Barak Jester
“Thank you so much for helping my grandson. His Mommy saw his pediatrician, lactation specialist and an ENT doctor who couldn’t help him. You did and we are so grateful!” – Laurie Gonzalez
Coast Pediatrics Carmel Valley
Jamie grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and completed her undergraduate and medical school training at Harvard and Penn State before moving to San Diego in 2003 for her pediatrics residency training, serving as chief resident at Rady Children’s Hospital. She has been practicing pediatrics in San Diego ever since, with extensive experience in the emergency room and the inpatient wards at Rady’s. As a faculty member at UCSD, she very much enjoys teaching medical students and residents, and has mentored several premedical students.
Jamie maintains an affiliation with Rady Children’s Hospital and UCSD, and is very excited to join the Coast family and return to a setting where she can nourish long-term relationships with families. As a Certified Lactation Educator, Jamie is delighted to provide specialized guidance to our breastfeeding families. She has a special interest in pediatric nutrition and preventive care, and loves to help kids lead happy, healthy, active lives.
Immunization, Check Up and Vaccine, After Hours, Pharmacy, Lab, Xray
“Dr Del Re and all the medical team at Coast Pediatrics in Carmel Valley are great. From the moment our son was born he has looked after him (and us!) during the daunting first few months as new parents. Getting an appointment is always easy and there is never a wait of more than a few minutes.” – Richard Valentine
Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
Dr. Michael Berent is a pediatrician in San Diego, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Sharp Chula Vista Medical Center and Sharp Coronado Hospital and Healthcare Center. He received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School and has been in practice for more than 20 years.
Range of programs and services, from top-notch family medicine to infant physical therapy, pediatric rehabilitation and lifesaving neonatal intensive care and after-hours pediatric care
“Dr. Micheal Berent is the BEST pediatrician doctor! Our family is so thankful our daughter is in the best care under Dr. Berent.” – Lo Lo
“He is the best of the best! Caring, warm, non-judgmental, and knowledgeable only scratches the surface!” – Rebecca Stuart
Rady Children’s Hospital
Dr. Miguel Cordoba, MD is a pediatrics specialist in Chula Vista, CA. He graduated from University Of California, Davis and specializes in pediatrics.
Provides hospital-based care – including palliative care – to children and adolescents; Coordination of transports to and from hospitals throughout San Diego and Imperial Counties; Phone consultation to community primary care physicians, specialists and emergency physicians; Consultations on or coordination of pre-surgery patients when appropriate
“Today my 4m old daughter was discharged 4 days after her surgery! The surgeons, and nurses have treated my daughter and me with so much care and made sure our stay was comfortable! I want to thank Nurse Jess, Jen and Gabbi on the 3rd floor for being so caring, kind and sweet to my daughter. They really took there time to make sure we had everything we needed. I also would love to thank the Ronald McDonald’s house, they really take care of the parents/families with 3 meals a day and showers!” – Miranda Quintero
“This children’s hospital is very caring and loving from my experience. They took care of my son immediately and made me feel comforted and that I didn’t have to worry no matter what was going on. They helped me feel that they would help us and take good care of us. When my son had symptoms that made me worry they made seeing my son a top priority. Thank you doctors, nurses, staff and all at Rady’s.” – Chy Garcia
Amy Burford is a reporter for Kev’s Best. After graduating from UCLA, Amy got an internship at a local radio station and worked as a beat reporter and producer. Amy has also worked as a columnist for The Brookings Register. Amy covers economy and community events for Kev’s Best.