Catherine Poterack MD, Pediatrician

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Suite 10
3798 Janes Road, Arcata
(707) 825-4938


Pediatrician Catherine Poterack, MD, has more than 30 years of experience in the Pediatrics field. She believes that communication, trust and respect are key to a healthy doctor/patient relationship. She keeps up with current issues in Pediatrics and she is an excellent resource for families to receive updated information about current topics in the field. 
Catherine Poterack graduated from the University of Michigan Medical School. She interned at the Children's Hospital of Wisconsin and then went on to complete her residency there. Also while in Wisconsin, she served on the Board of the Hospital Ethics Committee.

  • Over 30 Years of experience
  • Newborn to 18 years old               
  • No-cost & low-cost vaccinations
  • Accepts most types of insurance
  • Same day appointments available
  • Sports physicals
  • Open late for busy families
  • Se habla Español

Dr. Poterack is currently taking new patients and she stays open late for busy families, serving all of Humboldt County.