John E. Lattin, M.D.


University of Utah and received his Medical Degree in 1965

John E. Lattin MD is a native of the Intermountain West. He attended schools in Salt Lake City, Utah; Denver, Colorado; and El Paso, Texas. Dr. Lattin attended the University of Utah and received his Medical Degree in 1965. After an internship at Holy Cross Hospital in Salt Lake City, Dr. Lattin traveled with his family to Rochester, Minnesota for his residency in Pediatrics at the Mayo Clinic. After two years of service in the Army at William Beaumont General Hospital in El Paso, the Lattin family moved to Fresno where Dr. Lattin assumed the position of Medical Director of the Central Valley Regional Center for the Developmentally Disabled; he has been in the private practice of pediatrics since 1973 with the Pediatric Medical Group and since 1996, the Northwest Medical Group.


National Board of Medical Examiners

American Board of Pediatrics


Childrens Hospital of Central California

Community Hospitals of Central California

Saint Agnes Medical Center

Medical Staff Survey Committee, Institute of Medical Quality, California

Postitions Held

President, Medical Staff, Childrens Hospital, 1981

President, Fresno Madera Medical Society, 1988

Chair, Organized Medical Staff Section, Calif. Medical Assoc. 1998-2000

Board Member, Sante IPA, current Fresno Madera Medical Society California Medical Association American Academy of Pediatrics-Fellow


C. Dean McClure Public Health Award for service to children of Madera County 1994. Golden Apple Award, Fresno Unified School District 1990


My goal is to involve the family in the care process for our children. I try to emphasize healthy choices for disease prevention and for educational and social


Mrs. Lattin and I have been married forty three years and have four children and eighteen grandchildren. We ski as a family and were members of the Sierra Summit Ski Patrol. I still enjoy skiing, golf, and fly fishing.