Local access to the best doctors. Now that’s healthy.

Local access to the best doctors. Now that’s healthy.

A partnership for health

Together, John Muir Health and Stanford Children's Health have formed a partnership to bring comprehensive children's specialty services closer to home for families in Contra Costa County and surrounding communities. Through our partnership, your family can now see a Stanford Children's Health specialist locally with convenient locations in Walnut Creek and Pleasant Hill.

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What our partnership means to you

As a parent, the care of your child comes first. That's why we're here every step of the way to help you. Through our partnership with John Muir Health, we're able to bring Stanford's world-class care to Contra Costa County. Working together, your child is in good hands - from infancy through adolescence.

Experts in Pediatric care

At John Muir Health locations, Stanford pediatric specialists contribute to the outstanding care of your child. We offer a range of children’s specialty services, including: Cardiology, Gastroenterology, Oncology, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Neurology, Orthopedics, Pulmonary, Rheumatology, and Urology.

Dr. William Kennedy

Partner profile: Dr. Kennedy

Stanford pediatric specialists have access to world-leading research and breakthrough innovation. With sixteen years at Stanford Children’s Health and many honors and publications to his name, Dr. William A. Kennedy in Pediatric Urology brings deep expertise and the very latest treatments to our John Muir Health partnership.

Learn more about Dr. Kennedy >

Kid's Health News

Our joint newsletter, Kid’s Health News, includes the latest updates on our partnership’s accomplishments and advancements in pediatric care in the East Bay. Read each issue to learn more about our physicians, events, technology, and our involvement within the community.

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Kids Health News