Nothing I have ever encountered strikes fear into my heart like an injured or sick child. I am reasonably sure that all other parents out there feel the same way. I am sure you don’t want to just trust any doctor in Arizona with your children. You also likely are not willing to go through any trial and error with one of your own children as you would be willing to go through to find your own doctor.
A pediatrician is going to have to click with you and gain your trust before they see your child and I feel exactly the same way. Unlike many of our service listings, you do not want to wait to find a pediatrician until an emergency strikes. You want to have them on speed dial long before that. So now is the perfect time to use our Arizona are list of top recommended pediatricians and start interviewing them. Find the one who you would trust with your children. Don’t forget that people change over time and that can apply to not only your doctors but also your pediatricians. If any of our Arizona doctors have declined in their performance, please let us know! It is vital that we keep the below list updated with only the doctors that will care for your children as if they were their own. It is also a great idea to establish a pediatrician for short term work conditions even if they last less than a year. So if you will be stationed somewhere else, start researching area pediatricians now so you are as prepared as possible.
Dr. Ashley Hineman graduated from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine and is currently focusing on care of the newborn, nutrition, allergy, and asthma. She is well known for being the founder of Valley of the Sun Pediatrics.
Dr. Leslee Kelly is a board certified pediatrician and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics who is currently part of the Pediatric Associates team. She completed her post graduate pediatric training at The University of Colorado and The Children’s Hospital in Denver as well.
Dr. Fisher completed her pediatric residency at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital-Maricopa Medical Center and enjoyed being in the valley so much that she decided make it her permanent home. She practiced pediatrics in the East Valley before joining Cactus Children’s Clinic. Dr. Fisher is board certified in pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Dr. Sandhya Ravi graduated from Guntur Medical College in India. She completed her pediatric residency training from Wake Forest University Medical Center in North Carolina. She is board certified and a fellow of American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Ravi enjoys being a pediatrician and takes pleasure in watching the kids grow and being an important part of their life. Although she emphasizes on all aspects of Pediatrics, her main areas of interest are to encourage reading and preventing obesity in children.
Dr. Gerald H. Golner is well-known for being considered as Phoenix Magazine’s Top Doc in 2009. He completed hid MD degree from the Indiana University School of Medicine and established Phoenix Pediatrics in 1974.
Dr. Sachdeva is a board certified pediatrician with over 22 years of experience practicing pediatrics in India and United States. Dr. Sachdeva has since been practicing pediatrics in Phoenix for the past 10 years. He is well respected by his colleagues for his clinical skills and vast experience. He is involved in teaching interns & medical students in the United States. He has also co-authored book chapters in pediatrics as well as many research papers.
Dr. Maritza Irizarry has been practicing Pediatrics since 1986 and founded Sunshine Pediatrics in 1998. She is well-known for being active in volunteer work at Health Fairs and other medical functions throughout the valley.
Dr. Janel Lloyd claims to be committed in fulfilling the attainment of a child’s physical, mental, and emotional development. She graduated from the University of Arizona and is currently specializing in providing pediatric care for infants, children, and adolescents.
Board Certified in Pediatrics and a proud member of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Dr. Sidhu emphasizes the value of preventative medicine in her practice. Clear communication, mutual understanding and agreement are the cornerstones of Dr. Sidhu’s relationships with patients. Dr. Sidhu works as a team along with parents and guardians to improve kids’ health and protect against illness and injury. She has a special interest in childhood obesity prevention and management.