Dr. Jacqueline W. Winkelmann, Pediatric Hospitalist - Pediatrics

Jacqueline Winkelmann, M.D. is a Hospitalist physician with CHOC Children’s Specialists and is board certified in general pediatrics. Dr. Winkelmann attended medical school at the University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine, Illinois. She began her residency training at the University of Illinois Christ Hospital and Medical Center and completed her residency training, including the holding the position of Pediatric Chief Resident, at Hope Children’s Hospital, Chicago, Illinois.

Dr. Winkelmann is currently the Chief of Staff at CHOC Children’s at Mission Hospital. In 2010, she was appointed Director of Pediatric Hospitalist Services at CHOC Children’s at Mission.

Dr. Winkelmann has a special interest in Pediatric Nutrition, and currently sits on the Sapphire at School Nutrition Board as an advisor for healthy school lunch programs. Dr. Winkelmann has recently launched a new enterprise, “Dr. Jacq: Nutrition Coach for Young Athletes” which aims to educate players, parents and coaches on the special nutritional requirements of young athletes. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Winkelmann speaks fluent English, Spanish, French and Portuguese.


CHOC Children’s Specialists
1201 W La Veta
Orange, CA 92868
phone: (714) 509-8826
fax: (714) 509-4169

Administrative Appointments

Chairman, Department of Medicine
CHOC Children’s at Mission Hospital

Chief of Staff
CHOC Children’s at Mission Hospital


Medical School
University of Illinois at Chicago College of Medicine

University of Illinois / Christ Hospital and Medical Center

  • Jacqueline W Winkelmann MD
    • Office: 714-509-8826
    • Specialty: Hospitalist – Pediatrics
    • Board Certified: Pediatrics
    • On Staff at: CHOC Children's Hospital and CHOC Children's at Mission Hospital


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