About

About Dr. Brewer

jamesgbrewerDr. Brewer grew up in Santa Barbara and attended Cate School in Carpinteria for high school. He attended UCLA for his undergraduate education, and in 1996 graduated with his M.D. from Hahnemann Medical University (now Drexel University Medical College) in Philadelphia, PA.

He returned to California for a dual Pediatrics and Internal Medicine residency at the University of Southern California LAC+USC Medical Center in Los Angeles. Upon completion of the program, he became dual board-certified in Pediatrics and Internal Medicine.  He has been in private practice as a pediatrician since 2002.

Dr. Brewer and his wife have three daughters (ages 19, 16 and 14). In his free time, Dr. Brewer enjoys playing tennis, surfing, and spending time with his family.

Pediatric primary care has been Dr. Brewer’s lifelong purpose and mission, and he considers it both a privilege and joy to be able to practice medicine and help keep families thriving every day.

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Dr. Brewer is board-certified by the American Board of Pediatrics and licensed by the California Medical Board.  He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP).  He is also a member of the California Medical Association (CMA), American Medical Association (AMA) and Santa Barbara County Medical Society.  He is affiliated with hospitals in the local area, including Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital and Goleta Valley Hospital in Santa Barbara.