Dr. Akilah Weber
Director of the Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego
Dr. Akilah Weber is a board-certified obstetrician/gynecologist at the University of California San Diego and is also the Director of the Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology Division at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego.
A native San Diegan, she graduated from Xavier University of Louisiana in 2000. Dr. Weber earned her medical degree at the University of Rochester Medical and Dental School in New York, completed her residency at John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County in Chicago and completed a pediatric and adolescent gynecology fellowship at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Akilah Weber is an active member of her community who volunteers her time giving talks to various churches and community organizations. She is very passionate about giving back and serving as a positive role model for the youth and exposing them to careers in the STEM fields.
In 2018, Dr. Akilah Weber made history by becoming the first African American to be elected to the La Mesa City Council. When not working, Dr. Weber enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with her family and friends. She is married and has two young sons, Kadir age 8 and Jalil age 7.