Karin Shavelson, MD,FAAP

Karin Shavelson MD,FAAP
About Provider

Dr. Shavelson looks forward to treating our pediatric patients at MarinHealth Medical Center. Dr. Shavelson only provides services to patients admitted to our Medical Center. If you are seeking a new pediatrician for your family, please call: 1-888-627-4642 for help with a referral.

As a Pediatric Hospitalist Physician, I specialize in newborn medicine as well as the care of hospitalized Newborn and Pediatric patients. It is a pleasure to care for patients diverse in culture, age, disease, and background. It is our goal to provide the highest quality care to your baby, child or teen in an environment that is Family Centered and fosters healing, harmony and cooperation.

Outside of work, you will find me enjoying my horses and dogs in beautiful Bennett Valley - near Santa Rosa.

Primary Service
  • Pediatric Hospitalist
Additional Languages
  • Spanish
Board Certification
  • American Board of Pediatrics
  • University of California, San Francisco - Pediatrics
Medical School
  • University of California, Davis
  • University of California, San Francisco
Honors and Awards

Chief Resident UCSF Department of Pediatrics; President Medical Executive Committee, Kaiser Oakland Hospital; Chief, Department of Neonatology and Pediatrics, Kaiser Oakland Hospital; Rotoplast International Team Pediatrician (2006, 2007)