Dr. Susan Clark


Expert, Innovative Care for Newborns, Children and Adolescents

Dr. Susan Clark is the Division Chief of CHOC Children’s Specialists Endocrinology

Regionally recognized for patient care excellence, the CHOC Children’s Specialists Endocrinology team provides comprehensive diagnosis and treatment of diabetes mellitus and endocrine disorders at both CHOC and CHOC at Mission.
The CHOC Children’s Specialists Endocrinology team offers several innovative specialty programs and outpatient clinics designed to enhance quality of life for patients. The team provides medical or administrative directorship for the Endocrinology and Diabetes programs at Children’s Hospital of Orange County.
Our services are complemented by the multidisciplinary care provided by other pediatric subspecialists, nurses, pharmacists, therapists, clinical dietitians, child psychologists and social workers at CHOC, the only solely dedicated pediatric hospital serving Orange County.

Comprehensive Education, Treatment, Research and Support for Patients with Diabetes Mellitus

CHOC Children’s Specialists Endocrinology physicians direct the CHOC Diabetes Center, the first pediatric diabetes program in Southern California to be recognized for meeting and maintaining American Diabetes Association (ADA) standards of care guidelines.
Clinical programs offered through the Center include:

Specialty Programs for Endocrine Disorders CHOC Children’s Specialists Endocrinology physicians treat the

full range of pediatric endocrine disorders:
the CHOC Children's Specialists Endocrinology Division Clinical Team

Access to the Latest Clinical Research
CHOC Children’s Specialists Endocrinology physicians participate in several areas of clinical research, providing patients with access to the newest medications and treatment. Through their efforts, the CHOC Diabetes Center has become one of the largest screening sites for the NIH-sponsored Diabetes Prevention TrialNet. Additionally, their pediatric growth and hormone research and treatment program is one of the largest in the state.



PADRE Foundation Honors Dr. Susan Clark with the 2011 Cathie & John Haretakis Award at the annual PADRE Fashion Show




Orange County American Academy of Pediatrics, California Chapter 4