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Gary Gross, MD

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Dr. Gary Gross, MD


Phone Number
Scripps Coastal Medical Center Encinitas - Pediatrics
477 N El Camino Real Ste B105
Encinitas, CA 92024
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  • Pediatrics


Gary Gross, MD, believes that pediatricians have a unique opportunity to change young lives and, as caregivers, become almost like extended family. He maintains that pediatricians do a good job of treating disease, but a great job preventing it.

Dr. Gross is retired from the United States Navy and also spent time as a migrant health care physician. When not in the office, he enjoys playing golf, swimming, backpacking and traveling. Dr. Gross also has a special expertise in the study of palm trees.

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 1974
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, 1969

Medical Education

  • Baylor College of Medicine, MD, 1964


  • University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, Pediatrics, 1967


  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Pediatrics, 1972
  • University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, 1971
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