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Family Resource Center

at Community Gatepath

Serving San Mateo County

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Developmental Pediatricians

Gatepath's Family Resource Center does not endorse the organizations listed here, they are provided solely as a reference for parents.

Developmental Pediatricians

A developmental pediatrician (also known as a Developmental Behavioral Pediatrician) is a rather new specialty in the area of pediatrics. First and foremost a developmental pediatrician is a pediatrician.

They have additional training that focuses on the assessment and management of developmental problems that include (but are not limited to):

• Delayed speech or language

• Emotional or behavioral problems

• Gross motor delay

• Overall developmental delay

• Poor School performance

Developmental Pediatricians are trained to care for children with disorders such as (but not limited to):

• Anxiety

• Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

• Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)

• Cerebral Palsy

• Depression

• Intellectual Disability

• Learning Disabilities

• Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)


Local Developmental Pediatricians/Pyschologists:


Dr. Dale Jacknow San Mateo



Dr. Matthew Stubblefield Palo Alto



Sucliffe Devlopmental Behavioral Pediatrics

Dr. Trenna Sutclliffe (formerly at PAMF pediatrics) Los Altos



Dr. Irene Loe and Dr. Heidi Feldman

Lucile Packard Childrens Hospital



Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics Consultation Program Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital

650-725-8995 (under tab for Programs and Services)


Children’s Health Council Palo Alto



Mosaic Child and Family Services Los Altos

Clinicians have individually listed phone numbers, please see website


Dr. Carol Wong, Ph.D.

415 N. San Mateo Dr., Suite 3 San Mateo, CA 94401



NEAT-Neuropsychology Education Assessment Treatment

340 2nd St #114

Los  Altos, CA 94022



UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital


Autism Center of Northern California (ACNC)