Dr. Ann Parrington

My passion is to provide the best health care possible for each child I encounter.

Dr Ann Parrington Northside Pediatrics Oklahoma City OKFor Dr. Parrington, medicine and pediatrics are more than a job; it’s a calling. Dr. Parrington considers it a privilege to be trusted to help care for children in tandem with their parents. It is a blessing to be part of a child’s life, to watch them grow and thrive from infants to young adults. 

More about Dr. Parrington

She spent 4 years in the United States Air Force and a decade working in television news before answering the call to medicine. After completing her pediatric residency in Columbia, Missouri she returned to her home state of Oklahoma and has been in private practice in Oklahoma City for over 15 years.

Dr. Parrington and her husband, David Gottschalk, have two grown daughters. Dr. Parrington and her husband both love the out of doors, riding bicycles, hiking, skiing, and traveling to new places.


  • Pediatric residency at the University of Missouri
  • Medical Degree from the University of Oklahoma College of Medicine
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism at Arizona State University