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Jason M Knight, MD


Critical Care

Board Certified:
Pediatrics, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Special Interests:
Congenital heart disease, ARDS, pediatric transport and telemedicine

Dr. Knight 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

Jason Knight, MD is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric critical care. Dr. Knight is Co-Director of the CHOC Transport Program and is a Assistant Clinical Professor at UC Irvine.

Dr. Knight received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Dr. Knight completed his residency training, including a year as Chief Resident, at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. His fellowship training in critical care medicine was completed at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and CHOC Children’s Hospital of Orange County, California.

Dr. Knight has special interest in congenital heart disease, ARDS, pediatric transport and telemedicine.

Administrative Appointments

  • Chair, Department of Medicine, CHOC Children's
  • Medical Director, Emergency Transport Services, CHOC Children's
  • Critical Care, CHOC Children's Specialists


  • Medical School
    Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia
  • Residency
    Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California
  • Fellowship
    Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and CHOC Children’s Hospital of Orange County, California.

Board Certifications

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

Honors and Awards

  • Physician of Excellence
    OCMA, Multiple years

Professional Organizations

  • Academy of Pediatrics
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine

Lectures and Presentations

  • Cardiopulmonary Assessment and Management in Children
  • Remote Presence Expands into the Transport Arena
  • CHOC Emergency Transport Services: The Past, the Present and the Future
  • Recognizing the Well-Appearing Critical Child

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UC Irvine

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