Developmental Pediatrician

  • Dayton Children's Hospital
  • Dayton, OH, USA
  • Aug 13, 2019
Full time Pediatrics

Job Description

Dayton Children’s Hospital in Dayton, Ohio, is recruiting for a full time developmental/behavioral pediatrician or neurodevelopmental pediatrician to join our growing team of 6 physicians and 4 nurse practitioners in our Division of Developmental Pediatrics.  Responsibilities include diagnostic and follow-up services for patients with a variety of developmental and behavioral problems.  There are opportunities for program development, leadership, clinical research and teaching with The Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine Department of Pediatrics.  The successful candidate must be BC/BE in developmental pediatrics and hold, or be able to obtain, an unrestricted Ohio medical license.  Specific interest in autism, ADHD and newborn follow-up is desirable. 

Dayton Children’s Hospital is a free-standing, multidisciplinary regional referral center.  The Division of Developmental Pediatrics provides a range of services for children with developmental and behavioral problems. Our programs include: 

  • Autism Diagnostic Clinic
  • ADHD diagnostic and treatment clinic
  • Newborn Follow up Clinic
  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome Clinic (to start end of August)
  • Down syndrome clinic
  • Cerebral Palsy Clinic
  • Craniofacial Clinic
  • Myelomeningocele Clinic

Additional on-site providers include 2 Psychologists & Psychometrics, LCSWs, Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Speech Therapists.   Our practice is strictly outpatient and patients are seen at two locations; a newly-constructed child health pavillion, near the  main campus in downtown Dayton, devoted to complex/foster care and Developmental Pediatrics embracing the tremendous growth and need of our community and a Behavioral Health Center located in Springboro, Ohio.  We have strong partnerships with the community for the development of our programs.

Dayton Children’s Hospital offers a variety of employed pediatric subspecialists, including Neurosciences, Clinical Genetics, Orthopedics, Endocrine/Diabetes, Medical Cardiology, ENT, Allergy, Adolescent Medicine, Pulmonary services including a certified sleep clinic, Gastroenterology, Urology, Nephrology, Plastic Surgery, and others.

Dayton Children’s serves a pediatric population of 510,000 from a 20-county region of central and southwestern Ohio and eastern Indiana.     

Dayton is the sixth largest city in Ohio and is noted for its association with aviation most notably due to the Wright brothers’ invention of flight.  The city is home to the National Museum of the United State Air Force, some of the best private and public schools in the state, a vibrant arts and entertainment community and a beautiful system of parks, trails and river corridors.