Diana Childers, MD, FHM

Hospitalist
Associate Professor of Medicine

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About Diana Childers, MD, FHM

Diana Childers, MD, is a board-certified internal medicine physician who specializes in caring for hospitalized patients. As a hospitalist, Dr. Childers is assigned to patients at the time of admission and provides care only during their hospital stay. She does not see patients at outpatient clinics and is not available for appointments.

As an associate professor in the Department of Medicine, she instructs medical students and residents in hospital medicine at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Prior to joining UC San Diego Health, Dr. Childers was a hospitalist at Methodist North Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. She has also cared for patients at the Veterans Affairs Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Agana Heights, Guam.

Dr. Childers completed her internal medicine residency at UC Irvine School of Medicine and her internal medicine internship at University of Texas Health San Antonio. She earned her medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago.

Dr. Childers is a fellow of the Society of Hospital Medicine (FHM) and board certified in internal medicine.

In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors, painting and spending time with her family.

Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted

Medical Degree

  • Loyola University Chicago Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, IL

Residency

  • UC Irvine, School of Medicine, Irvine, CA

Internship

  • University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX

Gender

  • Female

Date Joined Staff

  • 2018-09-05

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine
Insurance Information
UC San Diego Health accepts most major health insurance plans, but you should verify that your plan covers this provider and all services and locations. The information in the link below does not apply to affiliate providers, who are not employed by UC San Diego Health.
Health Insurance Plans Accepted