What to do about breath holding spells in young children
Pediatrician Tamiko Jordan, MD, shares advice for parents on the best way to handle your child's breath holding spell and how to tell if they become serious
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Tamiko Jordan, MD
General Pediatrician, Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Dr. Jordan was born in Riverside, California and received her medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and has since worked in many different settings. Currently she is an attending pediatrician at the Altamed General Pediatric Clinic at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles where she teaches pediatric residents and sees her own patients in private practice. She has been featured on ABC7 and FOX11 news as well as the Patt Morrison Show on 89.3 KPCC. Her latest project is the asthma clinic at Altamed, where she can spend more time educating patients and parents about optimizing their asthma care and minimizing ER visits and lost school days.