Jessica Watkins, DO, is a board-certified pediatrician at Valley of the Sun Pediatrics in Peoria and Glendale, Arizona. Dr. Watkins grew up in Arizona and has practiced pediatrics here for several years. She began her education at Northern Arizona University where she graduated Cum Laude with a major in Microbiology and a minor in Chemistry. Additionally, she was a member of Phi Beta Kappa Society.
Dr. Watkins then attended medical school at Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine. She graduated from residency in 2005 and went on to complete her pediatric residency at Children's Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Watkins then moved back to Arizona. She was a Pediatric Hospitalist for many years before becoming an outpatient Pediatrician.
She truly loves pediatrics and interacting with parents and families. Dr. Watkins is board certified in Pediatrics and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.