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Pediatric Multispecialty Group

Theodore Chaconas, MD  Group President

Theodore Chaconas, MD
Group President

The Pediatric Multispecialty Group (PMMG) was founded in 2007 and represents over 150 physicians practicing at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland (UBCHO), making up 60% of the full time medical staff at UBCHO. A UCSF Benioff Children’s Physicians (UBCP) Foundation aligned medical group, PMMG specialties include:

Primary Care

Adolescent Medicine

Emergency Medicine

Urgent Care Services

In-patient Hospitalist services at UBCHO, Eden Hospital, and San Ramon Hospital

Center for Child Protection

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics



Medical Genetics




Rehabilitation Medicine

Our physicians also staff the High Risk Infant Follow-up Clinic and Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) Program, play an integral role in resident education and teaching, and are actively involved in numerous clinical trials and research projects at the Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute (CHORI).

For more information about the ongoing research activities of our PMMG physicians, please visit http://www.chori.org/.

In addition to supporting clinics throughout Oakland and the Bay Area, through our new partnership with UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital San Francisco, our physician network has grown even larger and continues to expand coverage throughout Northern California.

PMMG offers competitive salary and benefit packages to all of our physicians, as well as a generous retirement program. For more information about PMMG or to inquire about open positions, please contact their Business Manager, Jessica Welsh, at: jwelsh@mail.cho.org or 510-428-8339.