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Michelle Perro, M.D

Michelle Perro, MD is a veteran clinician with nearly four decades of experience in both pediatrics as well as in integrative medicine treating both children and their families.  Her career began in Pediatric Emergency Medicine winding its way into integrative medicine over the past 20 years.  She has been director of a Pediatric Emergency Department in NYC and spent over a decade at UCSF Benioff Oakland Children’s Hospital.  Dr. Perro has been a tireless advocate regarding the role of GM food and their associated pesticides centered on their affect on children’s health.  She is co-author of the highly acclaimed book, “What’s Making our Children Sick?” (  She is the Executive Director and co-founder of the website  Her column, Pediatric Pearls, can be found in the integrative medical journal, The Townsend Letter.  Her Youtube channel can be found here: