Exceptional, Personalized Pediatric Care in Santa Monica

Morningside Pediatrics is a vibrant group of compassionate, bright and experienced pediatricians who care for children from birth through adolescence. We believe in high quality pediatric care which is individualized, accessible and personal. Get to know us by calling (310) 829-3525 to schedule your first appointment today. We welcome prenatal visits so you may meet your pediatrician before your baby is born. Our office has a dedicated newborn and breastfeeding area.

Getting to Know Us

At Morningside Pediatrics, we:

  • Offer comprehensive care including sick and well visits Monday to Friday from 9 AM to 4 PM and, for same-day, urgent sick care.
  • Offer same-day sick appointments on Saturday mornings (a $40 convenience fee may apply).
  • Have regular phone hours from 8 AM to 5 PM Monday to Friday, except for 12:30 to 1:30 PM for lunch.
  • Answer after-hours phone calls around the clock by nurses and doctors on call.
  • Accept most PPO insurance plans and will bill insurance for services rendered, with NO annual fee.
  • Have a dedicated newborn and breastfeeding area AND separate sick and well-child waiting areas.
  • Believe strongly in the importance of vaccines and accept only families planning to vaccinate their children.
  • Are skilled in circumcisions, trauma care such as stitches and staples, behavior consults, lactation support, and more.
  • Are all board certified in Pediatrics, and maintain hospital privileges at:
    • Providence St. John’s Health Center.
    • Santa Monica – UCLA Medical Center and Orthopedic Hospital.
 

Meet Our Pediatricians

Rebecca DiMundo, MD, FAAP

Dr. DiMundo is board certified in Pediatrics and licensed in the state of California.  She is also a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Los Angeles Pediatrics Society.  As the owner of the practice, she shapes the care of each child into a conscious, creative, and family-focused plan that leads children and their parents from infancy through adolescence.