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Dr. Ari Brown

Ari Brown, M.D., FAAP, is a pediatrician, book author, child health advocate, and a mom.  Dr. Brown completed a bachelor’s degree in child development from the University of Texas at Austin. She completed her pediatric residency and developmental pediatrics fellowship at Harvard Medical School/Boston Children's Hospital. She practices full-time in Austin, TX. Dr. Brown’s passion to educate families about children’s health led her to co-author the best-sellling “411” parenting book series including Expecting 411: Clear Answers and Smart Advice for your Pregnancy, Baby 411, and Toddler 411. She is a trusted voice for children’s health. Dr. Brown is a medical advisor for Parents Magazine and ABC News, and a spokeswoman for the American Academy of Pediatrics. She has appeared on numerous national news and talk shows including NBC’s Today Show, CNN, and Rachael Ray. You can find more information at,,