Dr. Diane Tanaka


Dr. Diane Tanaka is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Clinician-Educator. She is a native of Los Angeles and earned her medical degree from UC Davis. She completed her pediatric residency at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and her adolescent medicine fellowship at Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles. For over 20 years, Dr. Tanaka has dedicated her career to providing innovative evidence-based medical care to adolescents and young adults. She delivers trauma-informed care to youth living with complex biopsychosocial issues, including youth living with complex medical conditions and marginalized youth. Dr. Tanaka is the medical director of the Teenage and Young Adult Health Center at Children’s Hospital of LA.