About Kristin A. McCleland, MD

Primary care pediatrician Kristin Ann McCleland, MD, grew up in Wisconsin. Her parents were teachers, and she discovered that "kids are amazing!" Combining her love for children with a love of science and learning, she chose a medical career in pediatrics.

Dr. McCleland moved to North Carolina for her undergraduate degree in psychology from Davidson College. She taught in middle school before going to medical school at East Carolina University and completing her pediatric residency training at Phoenix Children's. She is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

She feels at home at Phoenix Children's. "I have so much respect for their providers, their goals and their continued pursuit of pediatric care excellence," she says. "I'm happy to be part of the team."

When not caring for patients, Dr. McCleland loves reading and spending time outdoors with her family. She also enjoys gardening, learning to cook and watching football.

Medical School / Education

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC


(Pediatrics) Phoenix Children's, Phoenix, AZ


Phoenix Children's Pediatrics
6301 S. McClintock Dr., Suite 101, Tempe, AZ 85283

Dr. McClelland was extremely knowledgeable and kind. She took a good amount of time asking questions and trying to understand and explain.