Jennifer Maraia, M.D., F.A.A.P. (Pediatrician in Slidell) 1

General & Adolescent Pediatrician

Pediatrician’s Location: Slidell

Phone: (985) 781-7337

Dr. Jennifer Hinrichsen Maraia is a board certified Pediatrician. She was born and raised in Slidell, Louisiana and graduated from Louisiana State University in 1997 with a major in Zoology, and a minor in Psychology. Dr. Maraia then attended Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans where she graduated in 2001 with her M.D. She completed her Pediatric residency with Louisiana State University School of Medicine and Children’s Hospital in New Orleans. She joined Children’s International Medical Group® in January of 2012. Dr. Maraia, her husband Frank and their daughter currently reside in Slidell.

Miscellaneous Facts

  • Favorite Quote: 
    • “Work like you don’t need the money, love like you’ve never been hurt, and dance like nobody’s watching.”
  • Most Inspired By: 
    • My daughter inspires me to be a better person, to believe in miracles and to appreciate the little joys in life every day.
  • Hobbies: 
    • Spending time with my family, reading, gardening, fishing, and LSU football
  • Favorite Movie: 
    • Gone with the Wind
  • Favorite Food: 
    • Chocolate
  • Favorite Color: 
    • Purple and Gold
  • Favorite Cartoon: 
    • Mickey and Minnie Mouse

Who We Are

We are more than just a pediatric clinic; we are a family committed to providing our patients with the best pediatric care available. At Children’s International, we have both the children’s and their parent’s best interests at heart. We promote physical and emotional well-being through comprehensive and personalized medical care and maintain an active role in each of the communities we serve. Call today to schedule an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.

Family-Centered Pediatric Clinics

At Children’s International, healthcare is synonymous with family. Once you and your child walk through the clinic doors, you are home and we are here to take care of you the same way we would take care of our own family members.

Comprehensive Care

We offer a large variety of preventative, primary, and specialty care services to ensure that your child receives thorough health care. For more information about the comprehensive medical services we offer, see our pediatric services page or call anytime during clinic hours to make an appointment with a pediatrician at one of our clinics.