Walton Pediatrics - Sacramento, CA
 
Walton Pediatrics - Sacramento
(916) 422-6635
7237 E. Southgate Drive, Sacramento, CA 95823
(916) 929-3456
1 Scripps Drive #107, Sacramento, CA 95825
 
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   Our founder Vernon L. Walton, M.D., F.A.A.P.
Our founder Vernon L. Walton, M.D., F.A.A.P.A few words about our founder Dr. Vernon L. Walton. Dr. Walton was born in Wynne Arkansas and raised in Joliet Illinois. He attended college in Oklahoma at “Langston University”. After graduating college he attended medical school at the “University of Illinois”. After graduating medical school in 1957, Dr. Walton went into internship at “Cook County Hospital” in Chicago. He then spent 2 years in the Navy before going on into his Pediatric residency in Oakland California. After residency he moved his family to Sacramento where he opened up his Pediatric medical practice in the 1960’s.

Dr. Vernon Walton was the first African American Pediatrician in Sacramento. His mission was clear and that was to provide the best health care to underserved kids in the community. During his career he served on many boards as well as Chief of Pediatrics for Sutter and Mercy hospitals in Sacramento. Dr. Walton retired in 2010. He was recently awarded Senator Richard Pan’s “Unsung hero” award. Dr. Walton loved children and touched the lives of many families over his forty plus year career. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved to fish. Dr. Walton was very active in his church and community.

He leaves us his legacy and mission, that all children regardless of race or socioeconomic status deserve the very best health care.


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