Our Pediatric Office

Costa Mesa Pediatricians Drs. Behrstock, Carlson, Gunay, Mann, Pelinka, and Taylor

Our friendly, experienced and knowledgeable staff works hard to make your visits to our office as smooth as possible. We've provided helpful information about our office on this page, including directions, office hours, types of insurance we accept and payment options.

Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
1190 Baker Street
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
(714) 668-2525

Office Hours
Monday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday: 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: Closed


We take pride in offering a range of appointment times to accommodate your schedule. Please call our office to make appointments and, our front desk staff will accommodate your desired time to the best of their ability. If you are running late or need to reschedule, please contact our office as soon as possible.


All of the physicians in Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine participate with the following major commercial insurance plans:

Blue Cross (including Covered California Plans)
Blue Shield (including Covered California Plans)
Health Net
United Healthcare West

Drs. Behrstock, Carlson, Gunay, Pelinka, Mann and Taylor are also members of Greater Newport Physicians (GNP), an Independent Practice Association (IPA) comprised of more than 900 physicians in Orange County.  Through their association with GNP, they participate with a variety of Health Maintenance Organizations (HMOs).

Payment Options

We are happy to file insurance for your reimbursement as long as you are free to choose your own pediatrician.