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Gary Goodman, MD


Critical Care

Board Certified:
Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care

Dr. Goodman is on staff at CHOC Children's Hospital & CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital

CHOC Children's Hospital
1201 W. La Veta Ave.
Orange, CA 92868
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CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital
27700 Medical Center Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
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Hoag Memorial Presbyterian Hospital
1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663
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Physician / Researcher Bio

Dr. Gary Goodman is the medical director of the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit at CHOC at Mission Hospital. Dr. Goodman specializes in pediatric critical care with expertise in the treatment of shock, RSV and traumatic brain injury.

Dr. Goodman is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric critical care. Prior to joining CHOC Children’s, Dr. Goodman attended medical school at at the University of California, Irvine. He served his internship, residency and chief residency training in pediatrics at UC Davis in Sacramento, California. HE conducted a fellowship in pediatric critical care and pediatric pulmonary medicine followed by a research fellow at CHOC Children’s. Dr. Goodman was voted as one of Orange County’s Top Doctors.

Administrative Appointments

  • Board of Directors, CHOC Foundation for Children

Academic Appointments

  • Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
    UCLA School of Medicine


  • Medical School
    University of California, Irvine
  • Pediatrics Residency
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California
  • Pediatric Critical Care/Pulmonology Fellowship
    CHOC Children's, Orange, California

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Critical Care
    American Board of Pediatrics

Honors and Awards

  • Named a 2008 "Hospital Hero" by Hospital Association of Southern California
  • Orange County Medical Association’s Physicians of Excellence 2011-2012

Professional Organizations

  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
  • American Academy of Pediatrics

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UC Irvine

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