Dr. Naylor is founder and director of Pacific Perinatal Center and previously served as medical director of Perinatal Services at Little Company of Mary Hospital in Torrance, CA. He is an award-winning and highly published physician who is dedicated to his patients and committed to providing an exceptional level of care. Dr Naylor is on the cutting edge of his field and among the few physicians who have completed the rigorous training to achieve board certification in both Obstetrics & Gynecology and Maternal-Fetal Medicine (Perinatology).
Dr. Naylor completed his undergraduate degree at the University of California San Diego in 1990, graduating with honors. He then received his medical degree from Creighton School of Medicine and went on to complete his residency in Obstetrics & Gynecology at the University of California Irvine and his fellowship in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. During his eleven years of training, he was awarded with numerous performance and teaching awards and was granted the Outstanding Educational Achievement Award on multiple occasions.
Dr. Naylor is an associate fellow of the American College of Obstetrics & Gynecology and is an active member of numerous other organizations such as the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine, the American Medical Association, and the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine. He is also certified by the Nuchal Translucency Quality Review for the performance of ultrasound and first trimester genetic screening. His areas of special interest and expertise include ultrasound detection of fetal abnormalities, prenatal diagnosis of genetic conditions, and medical management of complications during pregnancy.
Throughout his career, Dr Naylor has played an active role in the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows and has conducted extensive research in the fields of prematurity, prenatal diagnosis, and ultrasound in pregnancy. He has presented numerous abstracts throughout the country, and his research has been widely published in the most authoritative American and international medical journals and textbooks. He also remains active in the South Bay community and is regularly invited to speak at local perinatal forums throughout the area.
Dr. Naylor has earned a reputation among his peers as a dedicated physician with exceptional skills. He takes a comprehensive and integrated approach to perinatal care and is committed to providing the finest level of care to his patients, approaching each patient with compassion, understanding, and highly personalized pregnancy care.
“Treating patients, for me, is about treating the whole patient . . . their pregnancy . . . their baby . . . and their emotions. It is my responsibility to put their best interest first so that I can provide them with the best care possible.”
- American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
- American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine
- American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine
- California Department of Public Health: Prenatal Screening Program
- Nuchal Translucency Quality Review Program