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Altmann, Dr. Tanya

Dr. Tanya Altmann

Dr. Tanya Altmann

Dr. Tanya Altmann is a UCLA-trained pediatrician and working mom with a focus on healthy lifestyle and nutrition. She is the founder of Calabasas Pediatrics Wellness Center, a unique pediatric practice providing personalized pediatric health care.

Dr. Tanya is also a best-selling author, network television parenting expert, and entertainment and child product industry consultant. From cohosting The Doctors, to her regular appearances on Today (NBC) and KTLA 5 Morning News (CW Los Angeles) Dr. Tanya has discussed breaking medical news stories and controversial parenting issues.

She is the author of several best-selling parenting books including, Baby and Toddler Basics, What to Feed Your Baby and is the Editor-in-Chief of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Caring for Your Baby and Young Child. When parenting questions arise, Dr. Tanya has the answers—she has been quoted in hundreds of periodicals, including Newsweek, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, People, and Parents magazine. Her popular parenting events and Facebook Live Chats help parents through day-to-day child rearing challenges, and she responds to concerned caregivers and blogs on controversial topics for a variety of health and parenting websites.

Dr. Tanya lives in southern CA with her husband and 3 sons, who teach her more and more everyday about raising healthy, resilient and successful children.