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Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - about

Our physicians treat your family as if they were their own. Their hard work and dedication to patient care is why they have been awarded MetroParents "Mom Approved Docs" year after year.

When it comes to pediatrics we have really seen it all. The practice really operates as a family, and some of the staff and physicians were even patients here growing up! We value parent's time and we see ourselves as their partners in their child’s health care.

Please take a moment to get to know our wonderful doctors and their qualifications:

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - georgeblumGeorge L. Blum, MD

Dr. George Blum specializes in pediatrics, allergies, and immunology. After graduating from the University of Michigan, he completed his residency at Children's Hospital and the University of Michigan Hospital.

Dr. Blum is past President of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Michigan Chapter and s a current member of the National Nominating Committee of the AAP. He is a Clinical Associate Professor at Wayne State University Medical School, as well as a member of the Board of Governors for the University of Michigan Alumni Society. He is also Secretary Treasurer for the University of Michigan Pediatric Alumni Society.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - robertblumRobert M. Blum, DO

Dr. Blum received his Doctor of Osteopathy degree from the University of Osteopathic Medicine in Des Moines, Iowa. Afterwords, he completed his pediatric residency at William Beaumont Hospital. He is currently a Clinical Associate Professor at Wayne State University Medical School and his special interests are in behavioral pediatrics and osteopathic manipulative medicine.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - ehudkapenEhud H. Kapen, MD

Dr. Kapen, or Dr. Udi as we call him, earned his Medical Degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine after receiving a BS degree at University of Michigan. He completed his residency in Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Michigan, and he is fluent in Hebrew.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - marshallblondyMarshall Blondy, MD

Dr. Blondy joins our practice after years of private practice in Farmington. He earned his
Medical Degree at Wayne State University and completed his residency at Detroit Receiving Hospital. Dr. Blondy is recognized as a Metro Detroit Top Doctor.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - jennifersupolJennifer Supol, DO

Dr. Supol earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and her medical degree from Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Iowa. She began her residency at Henry Ford Hospital and finished at Children's Hospital of Michigan. Dr. Supol has three daughters and a son.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - peplinskiSuzanne Peplinski, DO

Dr. Peplinski earned her undergraduate degree from Madonna University and her medical degree from Michigan State College of Osteopathic Michigan. She completed her residency at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Detroit, Michigan.  Dr Peplinski, her husband and daughter are active runners and enjoy going up north for adventures.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - Faber_1Michelle Faber, MD

Dr. Faber is a graduate of the Wayne State University School of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency at Staten Island University Hospital, a member of the North Shore Long Island Jewish Hospital system.  Dr. Faber is an office veteran - she and her siblings started as patients of the practice in 1983. She enjoys working with all pediatric age groups, but she has a special interest in adolescent medicine.

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - Screen_Shot_2018-05-15_at_11Preeti Thabolingam, MD

Dr. Thabolingam, or Dr T, as we call her, graduated from the University of Illinois and received her medical degree from Ross Medical School.  She completed her residency at Hurley Medical Center in Flint.  Dr Thabolingam loves working with all pediatric age groups.  Dr. Thabolingam and her husband, a local internal medicine doctor, recently welcomed their first child (son).

Physicians - Southfield Pediatrics - Screen_Shot_2018-05-15_at_10Jacqueline Metz, DO

Dr. Metz earned her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University and her medical degree from Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine. She completed her pediatrics residency through Authority Health at Children’s Hospital of Michigan. Dr. Metz and her husband, who is also a physician, are native Metro Detroiters. She has a special interest in preventive medicine, and she enjoys caring for children of all ages.


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