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About Dr. David H Rowitch
Dr. David H Rowitch, MD is a Doctor primarily located in San Francisco, CA. He has 29 years of experience. His specialties include Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine and Pediatrics. Dr. Rowitch is affiliated with Ucsf Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute and University of California San Francisco Medical Center at Parnassus. He speaks English.
Dr. David H Rowitch has the following 2 specialties
- Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
The main responsibility of a perinatologists, also known as a maternal-fetal medicine specialist, is to treat, monitor and assist pregnant mothers through high-risk pregnancies. This includes high blood pressure, early labor and bleeding. They’re also able to identify birth defects and then recommend necessary treatments to support your baby before he/she is born.
Other reasons you may need to see a perinatologist during your pregnancy include diabetes, problems with a previous pregnancy or carrying twins. Having completed OB-GYN training, they’re experts on the female reproductive system with additional specialized training in un-routine pregnancies. So, whether you know you’re at risk going into your pregnancy or problems arise unexpectedly, perinatologists can help you.
A pediatrician is a doctor who specializes in the regular care of children, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of illness in children. Young patients are often more complicated to treat because they are still growing and developing.
While pediatricians may sub-specialize in specific therapy areas like oncology, surgery, ophthalmology, and anesthesiology, in general, pediatricians provide services like vaccinations, health exams, and treatment of common ailments and injuries. In addition, pediatricians are trained to handle the complex emotional and behavioral issues faced by children, especially during puberty.
Pediatricians normally see their patients from birth until the age of 18, although some may agree to treat patients into their early 20s, if requested.
Dr. David H Rowitch has the following 10 expertise
- Brain Cancer
- Cerebellar Cancer
- Brain Cancer (Medulloblastoma)
- Premature Birth
- Pediatric Diabetes
- Glial Cancer (Glioma)
Dr. David H Rowitch has 1 board certified specialty
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Dr. David H Rowitch is Board Certified in 1 specialty
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Dr. Rowitch is affiliated (can practice and admit patients) with the following hospital(s).
29 Years Experience
University Of California At Los Angeles School Of Dentistry
Graduated in 1989
Dr. David H Rowitch accepts the following insurance providers.
- CIGNA LocalPlus
- CIGNA Open Access Plus
Locations & DirectionsUniversity Of California San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA
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