Monika A. Symms, MD

Monika A. Symms, MD

Accepting new patients
Primary Location
Burbank Pediatrics
2625 West Alameda Avenue
Suite 300
Burbank, California 91505


Dr. Monika Symms is a Board Certified Pediatrician and Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Her clinical areas of expertise include preventative and sick care of newborns through teenagers, with special interests in nutrition, sleep, behavior and skin disorders.

After receiving her medical education from Poznan University of Medical Sciences in Poland, she completed her pediatrics residency training at Rutgers New Jersey Medical School (formerly UMDNJ). During residency, Dr. Symms was nominated twice for the Golden Apple Award for excellence in teaching. She obtained a Bachelor of Arts with honors from New York University.

Dr. Symms loves to support and educate families and feels it is a great privilege to care for children. She has been named a Castle Connolly Top Doctor by her physician peers since 2018 and has been a proud and active member of the American Academy of Pediatrics since 2006.


Medical Board Certification

Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics, 2012


Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, 2009


Poznan University of Medical Sciences, MD, 2005


Hospital Affiliations


  • Castle Connolly Top Doctor 2018-2021