Pediatrics

Overview

Our experienced and knowledgeable internal medicine pediatricians at the University of Utah Health Care Westridge Health Center provide a variety of services for infants, children and adolescents to care for your child's general pediatric needs. Scheduling routine checkups is an important part of keeping children healthy. By maintaining a regular checkup schedule, we can help prevent illness, detect hidden problems and monitor your child's growth and development throughout childhood and the teen years.

If we find your child needs a pediatric specialist, our team can refer your child to full array of sub-specialists, including the following:

  • Pediatric allergy, immunology and rheumatology
  • Pediatric behavioral health
  • Pediatric cardiology
  • Diabetes and pediatric endocrinology
  • Pediatric gastroenterology
  • Pediatric genetics
  • Pediatric nephrology
  • Pediatric ENT
  • Pediatric pulmonary care
  • Pediatric surgery
  • Pediatric urology

Related Specialists

Michael C. Flynn, M.D.

Michael Flynn, M.D., is a board-certified physician specializing in pediatrics and internal medicine. He received his bachelor of science degree in bio-engineering from the University of Colorado in 1994, and obtained his medical degree from the University of Texas in 2000. He completed a pediatric and internal ... Read More

Specialties:

Internal Medicine/Pediatrics

Locations:

Westridge Health Center (801) 213-8843

Cynthia L. Gellner, M.D.

Cindy L. E. Gellner, M.D., is a board-certified physician specializing in pediatrics. She received her bachelor degrees in biology and psychology in 1991 from Austin College, then worked at the United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) in organ transplantation. She received her master’s degree in pharmacy from th... Read More

Specialties:

Pediatric General Pediatrics

Locations:

Westridge Health Center (801) 213-8843

Mary Shapiro, M.D.

Mary Shapiro, M.D., is a board-certified pediatrician. She received her bachelor’s degree in molecular cell biology from the University of California, Berkeley in 1993, and obtained her medical degree at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 1998. Shapiro completed her residency in 2001 at Pitt County... Read More

Specialties:

Pediatric Inpatient Medicine

Locations:

Riverton Hospital (801) 285-2487
Westridge Health Center (801) 213-8843

Clinton R. Sheffield, M.D.

Clinton R. Sheffield, M.D. is a board-certified physician specializing in internal medicine and pediatrics. He received his medical degree from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas and completed residency in both internal medicine and pediatrics at the University of Rochester in New York... Read More

Specialties:

Internal Medicine/Pediatrics

Locations:

Westridge Health Center (801) 213-8843