Joseph D. PinterM.D.

  • Pediatric neurologist
  • Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Developmental Pediatrics, School of Medicine


  • Pediatrics

Special focus on

  • Neurology (Pediatric)

I see patients at


Dr. Pinter received his medical degree from UCLA and completed residency in pediatrics at the University of Washington and at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. He then completed a pediatric neurology residency at Boston Children's Hospital/Harvard-Longwood neurological training program. After post-doctoral research fellowships at UCSF and Stanford, he worked at Children's Hospital in Seattle and most recently at UC Davis Medical Center.

His research has focused on neuroimaging in congenital brain anomalies and Down syndrome and his clinical interests include Down syndrome, Tourette syndrome and congenital brain anomalies. He is board certified in neurology with special qualification in child neurology.


  • Residency:

    • Pediatrics, Univ of Washington/Children's Hospital of Seattle and Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
  • Fellowship:

    • Neuroscience research, UCSF and Stanford
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Neurology


  • English
  • Spanish

Memberships and associations

  • Child neurology

Patient ratings

4.9 out of 5 (83 Ratings, 24 Comments)

The patient ratings score is an average of all responses to the question "How likely would you be to recommend this provider to your family and friends (on a scale of 0 to 10)" on our nationally-recognized NRC patient surveys.

  1. {{ item.comments[0]['comment'] }}