Dr. Lederer is a board certified pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. She earned her Bachelor of Science degree from George Washington University and her Medical Degree from George Washington Medical School. She completed her pediatric internship and residency at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Lederer has spent time in a number of different medical environments including the West Indies, an Indian Reservation and the mountains of Nepal. She has been in private practice in the San Fernando Valley for 30 years.From a variety of experiences Dr. Lederer believes that raising healthy and well adjusted children is a partnership between the parents and the physician.Each family is unique and has individual hopes and concerns.Dr. Lederer feels open communication and an easy exchange of thoughts and information are important components of the doctor-patient relationship. Dr. Lederer has been married to her husband Stephen for 31 years. They have a daughter, Kate, who has a degree in early child development and a MA in Marriage and Family Therapy. In her spare time, Dr. Lederer, is involved in the world of animal rescue.

Medical School
  • George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Science, Washington, DC
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • Children's Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
  • English


Balboa Pediatrics
5400 Balboa Boulevard
Suite 326
Encino, CA 91316
(818) 789-0941
(818) 789-6726


  • Pediatrics
Clinical Interests
  • Acute Pharyngitis
  • Dermatitis


Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Anthem Blue Cross PPO/POS/EPO
  • Blue Shield PPO/POS/EPO
  • Cigna PPO/POS/EPO
  • Community Care Network PPO
  • Covered CA Anthem BC PPO/EPO
  • First Health Network PPO/EPO
  • GWH-CIGNA (Great West) PPO, POS
  • Humana ChoiceCare PPO
  • Motion Picture Health/Writers Guild
  • MultiPlan LTD PPO
  • Private Healthcare System PPO/POS
  • United Healthcare PPO/POS/EPO