Gloria Alcala, MD

Gloria Alcala, MD

Pediatrician

Bio:   Dr. Gloria Alcala is a board certified Pediatrician. Seeing the effects of diabetes on family members led Dr. Alcala to medicine. The joy in the birth of a child, a parent, and a family drew her to Pediatrics. She believes it is a honor to team up with a family to maintain their child’s health, growth, and development.

Outside of work, Dr. Alcala is busy and happy cheering on her three active boys and husband.
4.8 out of 5
53 Patient Ratings
11 Patient Comments

Professional Education

  • Residency: UCSF Pediatric Fellowships (1995) CA
  • Internship: UCSF Benioff Childrens Hospital Pediatric Residency (1993) CA
  • Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics (1995)
  • Medical Education: University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine (1992) CA
4.8

Friendliness

4.8

Explanations

4.8

Listens

4.8

Care provider's efforts to include you in decisions about your care

4.8

Clear Communication

4.8

Confidence in your doctor

4.8

Recommended to others

4.4

Wait times

SHC Patient, Nov 2020

We are new parents and appreciate Dr. Alcala taking time to answer all of our questions.

SHC Patient, Oct 2020

She was fantastic! Very personable, and thorough with my daughter.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

As a newer physician to the practice I truly appreciated her time and effort in introducing herself and talking in a age appropriate manner to my son whom was meeting her for the first time @ this visit.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

My daughter has been in Dr. Alcala's care since she was 2 days old. We really like having her as our pediatrician!

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

She was very good because I think she is new doctor here.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Dr. Alcala is kind, smart, and fast. All I could ask for in a doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Alcala was excellent & we plan to ask for her during subsequent visits.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

It was a one time visit with her due to some emergency and I had a very good time with her for my child.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

The best.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Alcala (& others we saw in hospital when our son was born) always takes the time to talk thoroughly with us. Never rushing us & answering all our questions.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

She never made us feel rushed!!!

4.8 out of 5
53 Patient Ratings
11 Patient Comments

SHC Patient, Nov 2020

We are new parents and appreciate Dr. Alcala taking time to answer all of our questions.

SHC Patient, Oct 2020

She was fantastic! Very personable, and thorough with my daughter.

SHC Patient, Feb 2018

As a newer physician to the practice I truly appreciated her time and effort in introducing herself and talking in a age appropriate manner to my son whom was meeting her for the first time @ this visit.

SHC Patient, Dec 2017

My daughter has been in Dr. Alcala's care since she was 2 days old. We really like having her as our pediatrician!

SHC Patient, Nov 2017

She was very good because I think she is new doctor here.

SHC Patient, Aug 2017

Dr. Alcala is kind, smart, and fast. All I could ask for in a doctor.

SHC Patient, Apr 2017

Dr. Alcala was excellent & we plan to ask for her during subsequent visits.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

It was a one time visit with her due to some emergency and I had a very good time with her for my child.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

The best.

SHC Patient, Feb 2017

Dr. Alcala (& others we saw in hospital when our son was born) always takes the time to talk thoroughly with us. Never rushing us & answering all our questions.

SHC Patient, Dec 2016

She never made us feel rushed!!!