Emma Pabarcus, MD

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Emma Pabarcus, MD

Emma Pabarcus, MD

Specialty: pediatrics

Undergraduate: University of Colorado at Boulder

Medical School: Wayne State University

Residency: University of Minnesota

Preferred Pronouns: she/her/hers

Get to Know Emma Pabarcus, MD

Why did you choose pediatrics?

I became a pediatrician because I believe that kids have a unique openness, curiosity, and imagination that makes their potential limitless. I love meeting families when their children are newborns and watching them grow up to be confident adolescents. They say it takes a village to raise a child. It is a true privilege to be a small component of each family’s journey.

What do you enjoy most about Southdale Pediatrics?

Every Tuesday afternoon during residency, I spent time at Southdale Peds for continuity clinic. During that time I was impressed by the excellence of the providers, their commitment to family-centered care, and the collegiality among the group. Southdale Peds has a long history of providing exceptional pediatric care in our community. I am honored to be a part of such an outstanding practice.

What do you like to do for fun?

I love to spend time with my family, go for walks around our neighborhood, read, and bake chocolate chip cookies.

What is your favorite place to visit in Minnesota?

Lake Harriet

Where did you grow up?

Edina, MN