Serving Northern California from Fresno to Monterey to the Oregon border
Jean Hayward M.D.
Professional Advisory Board Member
Jean Hayward, M.D. is a pediatric
neurologist at Kaiser Permanente, Oakland and serves as the head of the Northern California Child Neurology Group at Kaiser and Co-Medical Director of the Neurofibromatosis Clinic. More than half of her pediatric patients in the clinic and hospital are affected by epilepsy. Other clinical interests of hers include: concussion care, genetic disorders and metabolic conditions.
"I enjoy working with children and their families. The challenge of each child's differences makes each day exciting."
Dr. Hayward attended medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She went on to complete her Residency at the University of California, San Francisco and Fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia. Dr. Hayward has been a pediatric neurologist at Kaiser Permanente, Oakland since 1989. Since her arrival at Kaiser, she has worked to increase the number of pediatric neurologists in the Northern California Kaiser system. Initially Dr. Hayward was one of two pediatric neurologists--now there are thirteen!
Dr. Hayward and family prior to Spain Trip in 2015.
Now that their three sons are grown up, Dr. Hayward and her husband Jim take advantage of more free time to enjoy traveling to visit family both near and far. Dr. Hayward, a life-long runner, has recently re-entered sculling and rowing with a college teammate.
She is looking forward to Masters racing!