Barbara Bennet, Nurse Pratitioner

Barbara Bennett is a nurse practitioner and is a member of the CHOC Primary Care Network who treats kids and teens in Los Alamitos.


Los Alamitos Pediatric Medical Group, Inc.
10861 Cherry Street, Suite #305
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
phone: 562-598-4848
fax: 562-598-5949


  • BSN
    California State University, Long Beach, CA
  • MSN
    California State University, Long Beach, CA
  • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
    California State University, Long Beach, CA
  • Fellow
    National Association of Pediatric Nurse Probationers & Associates

  • Barbara Bennett NP
    • Office: 562-598-4848
    • Specialty: Pediatrics
    • Board Certified: Pediatric Nursing Certification Board


Los Alamitos Pediatrics - A member of the CHOC Network

10861 Cherry Street
Suite 305
Los Alamitos, CA 90720


Barbara Bennett is a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.  She was born, raised, and educated in Long Beach, CA.  She began her nursing education at LBCC, and later returned to CSULB where she completed her Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Nursing.  In 1984, she became certified as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.  She also has her Lactation Specialist Certificate.

Barbara has worked with Drs Kaplan and Widelitz since 1975.  She began as a back-office nurse before she returned to school to get her higher degrees.

Barbara is married to her husband, David, and they have three granddaughters.  Family is very important to them, and she feels her co-workers are like family as well.