Valley Children's Clinic
Open weekdays 8 AM-5 PM
Saturday 9 AM-12 PM 
425-656-5300
Our Doctors

Michael Anderson, MD

Dr. Anderson was born in New York and raised on Mercer Island.  He has a B.S. from Washington State University and an M.D. from the University of Washington.  He did his internship at University of Washington and his pediatric residency at Seattle Children's Hospital.  He has been practicing pediatrics since 1977 and is past Chief of Pediatrics at Seattle Children's Hospital and Valley Medical Center.  He has been voted Best Pediatrician in Renton multiple times.  He has 6 grandchildren and enjoys skiing, hiking and biking.

Dr. Mary Chu, MD

Dr. Chu was born and raised in San Francisco, California.  She graduated with a B.S. from the University of California Davis and an M.D. from Loyola Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago.  She did her internship and residency training at Advocate Children's Hospital in Park Ridge, Illinois.  She has practiced pediatrics since 1996, initially in Illinois and then California before joining Valley Children's Clinic.  She has three children and enjoys reading, knitting and baking and would like to be a foodie.  In her years of practice, she has found it most fulfilling to encourage and support patients and their families to thrive in a healthy manner and make wise choices.

Gary German, MD

Dr. German was born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri.  He has a B.A. and M.D. from the University of Missouri and did his pediatric residency and was chief resident at Maricopa Medical Center.  He has been practicing pediatrics since 1983.  He is past Chief of Pediatrics at Valley Medical Center and voted Best Pediatrician in Renton multiple times including 2012 and 2013.  He lives in the Renton/Maple Valley area and enjoys road and mountain bicycling.

Meta Lee, MD, MSEd

Dr. Lee was born in Indonesia and raised in Hawaii.  She has a B.S. and M.D. from the University of California Los Angeles.  She did her pediatric residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York and earned an M.S.Ed from the University of Southern California.  She has been practicing pediatrics since 1997 and is a Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Washington.  She is a Trustee on the Board of Directors for the American Academy of Pediatrics Washington Chapter, is recognized as one of America's Top Pediatricians, and has numerous awards for teaching, humanitarianism, community service, and compassionate care.  She enjoys spending time with her husband and two teenage daughters.  She also enjoys exercising and dancing ballet, jazz, swing and salsa.

William  Moore, MD

Dr. Moore was born in Honolulu and raised in Texas, Virginia, and Korea.  He has a B.S. from Rhodes College Memphis and an M.D. from University of Texas Galveston.  He did his pediatric residency at the Medical University of South Carolina and earned an M.B.A. from the University of Hawaii.  He has been practicing pediatrics since 2001.  He is past Chief of Pediatrics at Valley Medical Center and recognized as Best Pediatrician in Renton.  He lives with his wife and 3 children in Renton and enjoys golf and fishing.

Monica Richter, MD, PhD, IBCLC

Dr. Richter was born in Manhattan and raised in Los Angeles.  She graduated Cum Laude from Pomona College and has a Ph.D. from the University of California at Irvine in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry.  She obtained her medical degree from the University of California at San Diego and did her pediatric residency at the University of California at Los Angeles.  She has been practicing pediatrics since 1987.  She was voted Top Doctor by Seattle Met Magazine and served as Chief of Pediatrics at Valley Medical Center.  Dr. Richter is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Washington, a regional BodyWorks Advisor and a Circle of Security(r) parent educator.  She developed and has taught "As Girls Grow Up" since 1994.  She is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, active on the Steering Committee for the Breastfeeding Coalition of Washington and a member of the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine.  Her positions in the American Academy of Pediatrics include Washington State Breastfeeding Co-Coordinator, Obesity Coordinator and Section on Obesity COACH.  She has multiple publications in scientific journals including Pediatrics.  She has two grown children and lives on Mercer Island with her husband.  Her hobbies include beading and knitting.