Developmental Pediatrician

What is a Developmental Pediatrician?

If your child has any kind of need beyond the “typical” health issues common for her age, you might wish for her to see a pediatric specialist. A Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician (DBP) is a Pediatrician with advanced specialty training in the physical, emotional, behavioral and social development of children.

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) says “Developmental-behavioral pediatricians are medical doctors who have completed

• Four years of medical school
• Three years of residency training in pediatrics
• Board certification in pediatrics
• Additional subspecialty training in developmental-behavioral pediatrics

In 2002, the American Board of Pediatrics began certifying developmental-behavioral pediatricians via a comprehensive examination process.”

Developmental Pediatricians in Austin & Surrounding Areas:

Stuart Developmental Pediatrics:
Baylor Scott & White – Dr. Nhung Tran
Specially For Children: Dr. Siv Fasci :
Peditatrix Medical Group- Dr. Mario Fierro

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