Robert C. Hamilton, MD, FAAP aka "Baby Whisperer" has been in practice in Santa Monica for the past 26 years. He earned his bachelor's degree in biochemistry from University of California, Davis and from there he came to UCLA for medical school and pediatric residency. He remained for an additional year and served as Chief Resident for one year before going into private practice in Santa Monica.
After 12 years of practice with Santa Monica Pediatric Group, Dr. Hamilton ventured off to form his own practice, Pacific Ocean Pediatrics, in the fall of 1996. He has hospital privileges Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Providence-St. Johns Health Center and UCLA-Santa Monica Medical Center. In addition to Dr. Hamilton's practice, he has also been active in overseas humanitarian medical missions. In 1998 he founded Lighthouse Medical Missions and has led 22 medical mission teams to Africa.
Dr. Hamilton and his wife Leslie are the proud parents of six children and six grandchildren. For leisure, Dr. Hamilton enjoys biking, reading and political involvement. He also has an eclectic taste for all kinds of music.