Frances Duda, M.D.

Pediatrician located in Laguna Beach, CA

Frances Duda M.D.

About Dr. Duda


Frances Duda, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician who has served the Orange County communities for over 40 years. Dr. Duda currently sees children of all ages at the Laguna Beach, California, location of Newport Children’s Medical Group, and has expert experience in outpatient pediatrics, as well as caring for adolescents or children dealing with problems in school.

Dr. Duda received her Doctor of Medicine from the State University of New York at Buffalo (SUNY) and went on to finish her internship and residency at Los Angeles County (LAC) + University of Southern California (USC) Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Duda is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Experience and Specialties

Dr. Duda provides excellent primary pediatric care. She also has a particular interest in diagnosing and treating developmental and behavioral issues in adolescents and beyond. She provides thorough exams and treatment plans for patients and their families, and always aims for a child’s overall physical and emotional well-being.



All our Drs are Proud Fellows of the AAP, American Academy of Pediatrics 



When Dr. Duda is not practicing medicine, she enjoys traveling and cycling in the sunny California area.