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Dannah G. Raz, MD

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Interim Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics, Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's

Dannah G. Raz, MD

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Interim Division Chief, Developmental Pediatrics, Barrow Neurological Institute at Phoenix Children's

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Phoenix Children's Specialty Care

3370 S. Mercy Rd.
Building 2

Gilbert, AZ 85297
United States

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Phoenix Children's Specialty Care

6990 E. Shea Blvd.
Suite 104

Scottsdale, AZ 85254
United States

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About Dannah G. Raz, MD

Dannah Raz, MD, serves as interim division chief of developmental pediatrics at Phoenix Children's. As a pediatrician with specialized training in the behavior and development of children, Dr. Raz diagnoses and provides treatment to children with conditions including autism, fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, ADHD, intellectual disability, and global developmental delay.

After deciding on a career in medicine, she knew she wanted to work at Phoenix Children's and serve the community where she grew up. She is grateful to be part of an organization where she can work with multidisciplinary teams and engage in research that contributes to innovation in the field of developmental pediatrics. She is inspired every day by her patients and their families.

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Dannah Raz, MD, serves as interim division chief of developmental pediatrics at Phoenix Children's. As a pediatrician with specialized training in the behavior and development of children, Dr. Raz diagnoses and provides treatment to children with conditions including autism, fragile X syndrome, Down syndrome, ADHD, intellectual disability, and global developmental delay.

After deciding on a career in medicine, she knew she wanted to work at Phoenix Children's and serve the community where she grew up. She is grateful to be part of an organization where she can work with multidisciplinary teams and engage in research that contributes to innovation in the field of developmental pediatrics. She is inspired every day by her patients and their families.

After earning her undergraduate degree and her medical degree from the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona, Dr. Raz completed her residency training in pediatrics at Phoenix Children's. She finished her fellowship training in developmental pediatrics at Children's Hospital Colorado. Dr. Raz also received a Master of Public Health degree from the University of Colorado School of Public Health, in Aurora, Colorado.

Dr. Raz is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics in general pediatrics as well as developmental and behavioral pediatrics. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Arizona Chapter and a member of the Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics, in addition to numerous other national and local organizations that support children with disabilities.

Committed to advancing medicine through clinical research and education, Dr. Raz has published peer-reviewed research in The Journal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports. She has also written chapters for medical textbooks and frequently presents at conferences and educational seminars.

Inspired by her mother who is a speech and language pathologist, Dr. Raz knew she wanted to pursue a profession where she could help others. She was drawn to pediatric medicine and during her residency she discovered her passion for developmental pediatrics. Dr. Raz believes that every child is a unique person and that they deserve care tailored to their needs.

When not caring for her patients, Dr. Raz enjoys spending time with her husband, two daughters and their family dog. She loves to travel, read, and spend time outside, hiking and exploring.

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+Education & Training

Board Certification

Pediatrics, Subspecialty-Developmental/Behavioral Pediatrics; American Board of Pediatrics

Medical School / Education

University of Arizona School of Medicine, Tucson, AZ

Residency

(Pediatrics) Phoenix Children's Hospital, Phoenix, AZ

Fellowship

(Developmental Pediatrics) Children's Hospital of Colorado, Aurora, CO

+Academic and Professional Affiliations

Professional Affiliations

Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

Member, American Academy of Pediatrics, Arizona Chapter

Member, Society of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics

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