Laurel Pediatrics

Our Providers

Marc Backal, , MD

Marc Backal MD

Specialty: Pediatrics

Dr. Marc Backal graduated from Lafayette College and completed his medical degree and residency from the Medical College of Virginia. A Cherry Hill native, he and his wife are raising their three children in south Jersey, where Dr. Backal proudly continues his family's legacy of practicing pediatrics. Unlike other doctors who wear shoes in the office, Dr. Backal is known for  wearing skates  in the office. Enthusiastic and animated, he encourages a friendly office environment and uses skating as an opportunity to talk with his young patients about the importance of exercise and diet. Dr. Backal has been honored as a "Top Doctor" by Philadelphia Magazine. When not practicing medicine, Dr. Backal actively works around the globe volunteering in medical clinics to help underserved populations