Kimberly Newell, MD

Dr. Kimberly Newell is a pediatrician and Physician Health and Wellness lead at Kaiser Permanente San Francisco Medical Center. She joined Kaiser Permanente in December 2005 after attending medical school at the University of Pennsylvania and completing her pediatric residency at the University of California San Francisco.

In her free time, Dr. Newell and her family enjoy outdoor activities like biking, mountain climbing and skiing, as well as yoga, cooking and sharing meals with friends and family. She is passionate about helping families eat real, healthy food and writes and speaks on the topic regularly. Her two daughters, ages one and three, are constant inspirations for her cooking and help keep her advice to parents fresh and practical. Besides her friends and family, the thing she loves most is her Vita-Mix.

Follow Dr. Newell on Twitter: @KPbabydoctor or @DrKimMD.