Dr. Harvey S. Triebwasser, Medical Director of Adolescent Medicine

Dr. Harvey Triebwasser is specially trained and board-certified in pediatrics and adolescent medicine. When adolescent medicine was established as an official subspecialty he was among the first to became board-certified in the field. Dr. Triebwasser has been an early and continuous member of the Society for Adolescent Health. His areas of interest include eating disorders, male and female reproductive health, sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and contraception. Dr. Triebwasser founded the adolescent medicine program at CHOC and serves as medical director. He continues to teach residents and help guide the program in its expanding role in Orange County.


1120 W. La Veta Ave. Suite 125
Orange, CA 92868


  • Medical School
    SUNY Downstate School of Medicine, Brooklyn, NY
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Cornell New York Hospital, NY

Administrative Appointments

  • Medical Director, Adolescent Medicine, CHOC

  • Harvey S Triebwasser MD
    • Appointments:
    • Office: 714-509-7217
    • Specialties: Adolescent Medicine, Pediatrics
    • Board Certified: Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine
    • On Staff at: CHOC Hospital in Orange

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