Sara Rourke, MD

Medical doctor (MD)
Pediatrics (board certified)
Medical Group
Sharp Rees-Stealy

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Accepting new patients
(newborns only)
Virtual visits available

Location and phone

  1. Sharp Rees-Stealy La Mesa
    5525 Grossmont Center Dr
    La Mesa, CA 91942
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Care schedule

Sharp Rees-Stealy La Mesa
5525 Grossmont Center Dr
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About Sara Rourke, MD

I chose medicine for the long-lasting relationships and connections with my patients. Families make being a pediatrician the best job in the world. I can't imagine doing anything else. I believe in family-centered care; no one knows a child better than their parent or guardian. My job as a physician is to listen to patients and their families and use that information, coupled with my medical knowledge and experience, to promote and optimize each child's health and wellness. It is such a privilege to contribute to the healthy growth and development of children. Outside of work, I enjoy spending time camping, hiking and exploring outdoors with my husband and our children.
Age:
 42
Gender:
 Female
Languages: 
English
Education
Oregon Health Sciences University:
 Internship
Oregon Health Sciences University:
 Residency
University of Iowa:
 Medical School
Hospital affiliation
Areas of focus
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NPI
1063702694

Insurance plans accepted

Sara Rourke, MD, accepts 37 health insurance plans.

Ratings and reviews

5.0
176 ratings
Patient ratings
Explanations the care provider gave you about your problem or condition
5.0
Concern the care provider showed for your questions or worries
5.0
Care provider’s efforts to include you in decisions about your care
5.0
Likelihood of your recommending this care provider to others
5.0
Provider discussed treatment options
5.0
Patient reviews
Verified Patient
December 17, 2023
5.0
Dr. Rourke is so amazing!! She is so caring and truly listens. I love how she engages my daughter and speaks with her. Thank you
Verified Patient
December 6, 2023
5.0
We love Dr. Rourke and always look forward to visits with her!
Verified Patient
November 29, 2023
5.0
Dr. Rourke is a fantastic dr. So happy she is our peds MD!!
Verified Patient
November 19, 2023
5.0
I really appreciated how Dr. Rourke knew that my son wanted to get back in the water to surf as soon as possible! That made him feel heard and supported :)
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