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Daniel D Saesim, MD



Board Certified:
Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


Dr. Saesim is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital

CHOC Children's Hospital
1201 W La Veta
Orange, CA 92868
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Parkview Community Hospital
3865 Jackson St.
Riverside, CA 92503
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Pomona Valley Hospital
1798 N. Garey Ave.
Pomona, CA 91767
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Physician Bio

Dr. Daniel Saesim is board certified in pediatrics and neonatal-perinatal medicine. He attended medical school, completed his residency training and served his fellowship at Loma Linda University School of Medicine. He joined CHOC Children’s Specialists upon completion of his fellowship in 2009.

During fellowship, Dr. Saesim's research areas of interest included prevention of retinopathy of prematurity in neonates and hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy. Currently he enjoys participating in quality improvement projects in the NICU.

He has lived and worked in the Inland Empire since 2003. He has been active in and continues to enjoy being a part of the expansion and growth in this area. He is currently the Medical Director of Parkview Community Hospital NICU. Dr. Saesim is also an assistant clinical professor at UC Irvine. Dr. Saesim lives in Redlands, CA with his wife and 3 children. In his free time, he enjoys golfing and crossfit training.

“Neonatology is an ever changing field and we must continue to tweak our practice to ensure that we are providing the best care to our babies.” - Dr. Saesim

Administrative Appointments

  • Neonatology, CHOC Children's Specialists

Academic Appointments

  • Assistant Clinical Professor
    University of California, Irvine, School of Medicine


  • Medical School
    Loma Linda University School of Medicine, Loma Linda, CA
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA
  • Neonatology Fellowship
    Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, CA

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
    American Board of Pediatrics

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UC Irvine

CHOC Children's is affiliated with the UC Irvine School of Medicine