Dr. Daniel Colombo is a board-certified pediatrician at Orlando Health Physician Associates who has more than 20 years of experience providing full-service healthcare for infants, children and adolescents. He is skilled in:
- Newborn care
- Breastfeeding support
- Childhood vaccinations
- Childhood growth/development
- Preventive care
- Nutrition counseling
- School and sports physicals
Dr. Colombo practices evidence-based medicine. He believes keeping up with scheduled immunizations is one of the most important things a parent can do to ensure the health of their child. Dr. Colombo’s goal is to provide high-quality compassionate and comprehensive care. He strives to build trusting, productive, long-term relationships in a gentle and relaxed environment with his patients and their families.
Dr. Colombo’s Training
Dr. Colombo received his bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from the University of Nevada, Reno, graduating with distinction. He was a member of the Phi Kappa Phi and Golden Key honor societies. He earned his medical degree from the University of Nevada School of Medicine and then completed his residency at the University of Minnesota Pediatric Residency Program in Minneapolis/St. Paul, Minnesota.
About Dr. Colombo
Dr. Colombo was inspired to pursue a career in pediatric medicine based on his experiences in several volunteer programs. He has found caring for patients from birth to adulthood to be very rewarding and treats his patients like family. He can’t think of a better way to spend his days than to be surrounded by the curiosity, energy and laughter of children. Dr. Colombo believes that children are the future, and working to keep them healthy, safe and happy is the greatest job he could have ever asked for.
He is a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and is board-certified in general pediatrics by the American Board of Pediatrics. His professional memberships include the American Medical Association and American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Colombo also served as an associate professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicine.
An avid soccer fan, he also enjoys hiking, snorkeling, tennis, playing bass guitar, cooking and traveling.