William F. King Jr., MD, FAAP, a Pediatrician with The Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine Centers of Philadelphia

Get to know Pediatrician Dr. William F. King Jr., who serves patients throughout the State of Pennsylvania.

With a focus on youth violence and childhood malnutrition, Dr. King Jr. can be found on staff at The Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine Centers of Philadelphia (PAMCOP), serving as a board-certified pediatrician.

PAMCOP is a private practice that serves the city of Philadelphia’s children, providing health care services at three convenient locations in Philadelphia – Germantown, Delaware, and West Phila. The practice is affiliated with Philadelphia’s leading hospitals and medical centers with a team that has been caring for the children of the Greater Philadelphia region for over 20 years. “Our goal to provide the best medical care for children and to help them mature into healthy adults has remained the same. Our belief is that pediatrics involves caring for the whole child, and includes support and guidance to our patient’s parents and family members” as stated on their website. 

A graduate of Stanford University, Dr. King Jr. received his medical degree from Yale University’s School of Medicine. His residency was done at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. 

Having practiced in Philadelphia since 1996, he has worked in community health centers and on the faculty of Temple University. He is also an active board member of “Physicians for Social Responsibility” in Philadelphia.

A Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP), the doctor is board-certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics (ABP), which is one of the 24 certifying boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties. Founded in 1933, the ABP is an independent, nonprofit organization whose certificate is recognized throughout the world as a credential signifying a high level of physician competence. Certification by the ABP has one objective, to promote excellence in medical care for children and adolescents. 

Pediatrics is the branch of medicine that involves the medical care of infants, children, and adolescents. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends people be under pediatric care up to the age of 21. As a pediatrician, Dr. King Jr. provides medical care to people ranging in age from newborns to young adults. He is trained to examine, diagnose, and treat children with a wide variety of injuries and illnesses through all of their developmental stages, as they grow and mature. 

Married with two children, Dr. King Jr. enjoys gardening, woodworking, and stone working in his free time.

Learn More about Dr. William F. King Jr.:

Through his findatopdoc profile, https://www.findatopdoc.com/doctor/668159-William-King-Jr-Pediatrician or through The Pediatric & Adolescent Medicine Centers of Philadelphia, http://pamcop.com/doctors.html

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