Dr. Jason M. Knight, Medical Director, Pediatric Critical Care

Dr. Jason M. Knight, Medical Director, Pediatric Critical Care

  • Jason M Knight MD
  • Office: 714-509-8620
  • Specialty: Critical Care
  • Board Certified: Pediatric Critical Care

Dr. Jason Knight is board certified in pediatrics and pediatric critical care. Dr. Knight serves as medical director of the PICU, medical director of telehealth, and division chief of CHOC Specialists Critical Care. Dr. Knight is also an assistant clinical professor at UC Irvine.

Dr. Knight received his medical degree from Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Dr. Knight completed his residency training, including a year as chief resident, at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. His fellowship training in critical care medicine was completed at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and CHOC Hospital, Orange, California.

Dr. Knight has special interest in congenital heart disease, ARDS, pediatric transport and telemedicine.

Clinical Interests

Congenital heart disease, ARDS, pediatric transport and telemedicine

Jason M Knight MD is on staff at CHOC Hospital in Orange and CHOC Mission Hospital.


CHOC Specialist, Critical Care
1201 W. La Veta Avenue
Orange, CA 92868

CHOC at Mission Hospital
27700 Medical Center Rd
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

Hoag Memorial Presbyterian Hospital
1 Hoag Dr
Newport Beach, CA 92663

Administrative Appointments

  • Medical Director, Critical Care
    CHOC Specialists
  • Medical Director, Telemedicine

More About Dr. Knight

Chair, Department of Medicine, CHOC
Medical Director, Emergency Transport Services, CHOC Children's
Critical Care, CHOC Specialists
Medical School
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, Virginia

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, California

Harbor-UCLA Medical Center and Children’s Hospital of Orange County, California
Physician of Excellence
OCMA, Multiple years
Academy of Pediatrics
Society of Critical Care Medicine
Cardiopulmonary Assessment and Management in Children
Remote Presence Expands into the Transport Arena
CHOC Emergency Transport Services: The Past, the Present and the Future
Recognizing the Well-Appearing Critical Child
Assisstant Clinical Professor, Pediatrics, UC Irvine School of Medicine


Dr. Jason Knight demonstrates telemedicine
Watch CHOC’s Telemedicine in Action

In this video, Dr. Jason Knight, a critical care specialist and medical director of CHOC’s Emergency Transport Services, discusses how CHOC physicians and the transport team use telemedicine to improve care of children.

Health Topics

Boy engaged with physician via teleconference

Telemedicine, also sometimes called telehealth, is the delivery of health care services using telecommunications or electronic technology. Learn more in this health feature.

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