About Jaya Maewal, MD
Jaya Maewal, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician providing care through Perlman Pediatrics. She is a member of the UC San Diego Health Physician Network.
UC San Diego Health Physician Network is an alliance of health care providers based in San Diego, Riverside and Imperial counties. Members of the network collaborate on developing shared systems, infrastructure and quality initiatives to provide high-value health care in the region.
As a pediatrician, Dr. Maewal provides primary care for infants, children and young adults. She has special interests in newborn care, breastfeeding and nutrition. Dr. Maewal worked at UC Davis as a general pediatrician, including covering the inpatient wards and the newborn nursery and supervising residents in an outpatient clinic caring for mostly underserved populations. She also has extensive experience in both normal newborn and premature infant management as a newborn hospitalist at Sutter Davis Medical Center.
Dr. Maewal completed her residency in pediatrics at UC Davis School of Medicine and earned her medical degree at University of Minnesota Medical School. She is board certified in pediatrics.
Outside of work, Dr. Maewal enjoys spending time with her three wild boys. When she is not busy chasing them around or working, she enjoys hiking, baking, yoga and bike rides.
For more information, visit Perlman Pediatrics.
- University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN
- UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA
- American Board of Pediatrics
- This provider is an affiliate of the UC San Diego Health Physician Network but is not employed by UC San Diego Health.