Welcome to Brookline Pediatrics

Meredith Saillant, MD I Fred Mandell, MD I Rebecca Horne, MD I Shana Zandman, MD I Julie Dollinger, MD Katherine Zuckerman, CPNP I Jasmine Sahady, LICSW

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About Brookline Pediatrics

Brookline Pediatrics offers comprehensive care for infants, children, and adolescents. Experienced Pediatricians and Pediatric Nurse Practitioners take the time to talk with parents to help you understand your child's health and development. Some of our services include:

Our mission is to partner with our patients to provide tools and up-to-date recommendations for promoting optimal health and wellness. Our pediatricians believe that exceptional care requires an ongoing positive relationship between the clinician and patient. We strive to give excellent care and guidance throughout childhood and to work with your family's unique needs.

Conveniently located next to Coolidge Corner in Brookline, our courteous and knowledgeable staff hopes to create a positive experience for our patients and their families.

New patients are welcome! We have same-day appointments for sick visits of current patients. Additionally one of our Doctors or NPs is always on call during evenings and weekends for urgent questions and concerns. Weekend sick visits are available at our office and our partnering practices in Brookline.

On-Call Information

We always have weekend and holiday coverage for sick visits! Office hours are held each Saturday and Sunday morning at 1180 Beacon Street or at Centre Pediatrics.

Please call 617-232-2915 for information on weekend coverage as well as instructions to contact the on-call clinician if you need to speak to someone urgently when the office is closed.

Our Location

1180 Beacon St. Suite 7A Brookline, MA 02446

Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


Sick visits by on-call physician


Sick visits by on-call physician

Meet Our Staff

  • Meredith Saillant,

    Dr. Saillant completed undergraduate and graduate degrees at Brown University and  The University of Michigan, respectively, before graduating from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 2000.  She completed her pediatric residency in 2003 training at Children's Hospital Boston and Boston Medical Center through the Boston Combined Residency Program in Pediatrics.  She founded the town-wide middle school baseline concussion screening program in conjunction with the Town of Brookline in 2012 and has served as a consultant to the Pediatric Physicians Organization at Children's Hospital on their concussion treatment protocol. She is on the board of the Massachusetts Concussion Management Coalition. She joined the practice in 2003.

  • Rebecca Horne,

    Dr. Horne graduated from Brown University and received her MD from the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health.  Before going to medical school, she spent a year in Eritrea working in HIV/AIDS awareness and a year working at Planned Parenthood's public outreach department.  Dr. Horne completed her pediatric residency in the Boston Combined Residency Program at Boston Children's Hospital and Boston Medical Center.  She spent several years at Boston Children's Hospital providing care for patients in the Young Parents Program.  She joined the practice in 2010.

  • Julie Dollinger, MD

    Dr. Dollinger graduated from Princeton University and Albert Einstein College of Medicine, and also holds a Master's degree in pharmacology from New York University.  She completed her pediatric training at Boston Children's Hospital, and has practiced general pediatrics in the greater Boston area for over 20 years.  Dr. Dollinger's areas of interests include developmental-behavioral pediatrics, adolescent medicine, natural/holistic medicine, and adoption. Dr. Dollinger has worked in the Indian Health Service in Chinle, AZ and Wolf Point, MT; she has travelled on medical missions to Cuba and Dneprepotrovsk, Ukraine.  Locally, she is a longtime member of the Maimonides Society (the medical philanthropic arm of Boston Combined Jewish Philanthropies) and has been medical consultant to several area preschools and private schools.  She also serves as Director of the Community Pediatrics Program at Boston Childrens Hospital.She joined the practice in 2017

  • Shana Zandman, MD

    Dr. Zandman graduated from Cornell University where she studied Human Biology and Development.  She received her MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in Manhattan and completed her pediatric residency at the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center.  Dr. Zandman completed one year as Chief Resident at Floating Hospital and then worked for two years in a busy pediatric private practice in Barrington, Rhode Island prior to joining the practice in 2014.  She enjoys spending time with her husband and two young girls, cooking and international travel.